Lexi Ledbetter

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Male and female hearts age differently, study finds

Men and women will always have their differences, but a new analysis finds that these differences extend to heart anatomy.<p>The "hearty" differences became apparent only after researchers studied nearly 3,000 adults for about 10 years. By the end of the study, published online Tuesday in the journal</i> …

Fillings 'Cause More Harm Than Good', Leading Dentists Warn

If you're someone who hates going to the dentist, the latest research on fillings may make you even less inclined to go.<p>A study has found that having …

Women's Health on Flipboard

7 Gynecologists on the #1 Question Patients Ask<p><i>The hottest days of the year call for a</i> <b>Summer Fling</b><i>. This week, we're deep-diving …

Excessive weight gain during pregnancy increases obesity risk

The researchers noted that among the women who were not obese pre-pregnancy, those with excessive weight gain during pregnancy had a nearly 400% …

Does Pooping Actually Affect Your Weight?

Everyone does it, but can it tip the scale?<p>Can spending some quality time on the porcelain throne throw your weight around in either direction? As it turns out, it can—but only a bit, says Mitzi Dulan, R.D., author of <i>The Pinterest Diet</i>. “It’s actually fairly simple," she says. "Depending on your …

Study: Women may benefit from eating during labor

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Doctors Group Recommends Raising Tobacco and E-Cig Age to 21

In new policies meant to protect children and adolescents from tobacco and nicotine, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is recommending that …

Which Meats Should You Avoid?

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6 Hygiene Products You Should Never Share with ANYONE

No matter how much you love you friend/roommate/partner<p>We've all been there: Your friend forgot deodorant or your roommate is all out of soap and you'd feel super rude if you didn't help them out. But even though your parents taught you it's always nice to share, there are some products that should …

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Report: 10% of vegetarian hot dogs contain meat

<b>(CNN) —</b> Your franks may not be being frank with you if you're a vegetarian.<p>According to a study from Clear Labs, a food analytics startup, 10% of vegetarian hot dog products contain meat.<p>Perhaps worse, the company found hygiene issues in four of its 21 vegetarian samples. It also found human DNA in …

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