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Can Breast Implants Cause Cancer? FDA Releases New Information

The Food and Drug Administration just released a new statement linking breast implants to a rare form of blood cancer. The breast implant-related cancer is already reported to have causeed nine deaths. For those women who have breast implants themselves, a cancer screening might be in order. Breast implants cause a rare type of cancer In a statement they released ...

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Hair Loss Drug Propecia Could Cause Long-Term Erectile Dysfunction

Propecia is a known way of treating hair loss. But while it may potentially help men grow lost hair back, a new study shows that certain drugs of this kind, including Propecia, could also cause erectile dysfunction in some users. According to NBC News, not too many men suffer from this unfortunate tradeoff – only 1.4 percent of men who ...

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Marijuana Report Fails To Find Any Real Health Benefits, Cannabis Use May Even Cause Heart Attacks

The medical community, cannabis advocates, and lawmakers have long debated the health impact of marijuana use and the drug’s ability to provide therapeutic value. Now, a recent comprehensive report is casting doubt on marijuana’s potential to treat many health conditions. The report, published by the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine, reviewed over 10,000 studies that examined marijuana’s association ...

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Does Nutella Cause Cancer? It Might Not, But Palm Oil Isn’t Safe Either

How true is it that Nutella causes cancer? Several reports over the past few days suggested that the popular chocolate-hazelnut spread comes with a harmful ingredient with carcinogenic properties, even going as far as suggesting the product itself causes the disease. But as a newer report suggests, people need not worry – it’s still fine to consume some Nutella, though ...

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Alan Thicke’s Cause Of Death Not Uncommon, John Ritter Died Of Same Thing

Alan Thicke, who played the loving and comical father in Growing Pains, died suddenly on December 13 at the age of 69 while playing ice hockey with his son Carter, who is 19 years old. Although no autopsy was performed, the cause of death listed on his death certificate was a ruptured aorta, which is the same condition that killed ...

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Synthetic Cannabinoids Identified As Cause For Zombie Outbreak In Brooklyn

Often referred to as Spice or K2, synthetic cannabinoids have been linked to a strange incident that happened in Brooklyn, New York, last summer. On July 12, emergency responders were busy over an 11-hour period frantically treating people who appeared to be in a zombie-like trance. All on one day, nearly three dozen people overdosed on a drug called AMB-FUBINACA, ...

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New Parkinson’s Disease Study Says Gut Bacteria May Be The Cause

Parkinson’s disease may be a serious brain disorder, but its roots may actually lie in gut bacteria, according to a new study published this week in the journal Cell. As explained in a report from CNBC, Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the buildup of the protein alpha-synuclein in the brain cells, which leads to the death of ...

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Can Daylight Saving Time Clock Change Cause Depression? New Study Says There’s A Link

Daylight saving time clock changes and depression may sound like two completely different things, even as many people believe that the whole concept of springing forward and falling back is an unnecessary, and maybe even harmful one. Higher crime rates, higher risk of health events, and higher incidences of car accidents are all problems that have been linked with the ...

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Energy Drinks May Cause Hepatitis, One Ingredient Boosts More Than Just Your Zip

Before you attempt to recharge with a beverage, know that some energy drinks may cause hepatitis. Whether you are an overworked executive, a working parent with an overburdened schedule or a college student who needs to pull an all-nighter study session for that big exam, understand the threat that an energy drink could pose to your liver. In addition to ...

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Crohn’s Disease: Cause Found, Cure Could Be On The Way

Of all the forms of inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, Crohn’s disease is one of the most frustrating. Abdominal cramps, fatigue, fever, and mouth sores are only some of the symptoms of the chronic condition that affects nearly a million people in the United States. Worldwide stats are hard to find, but it’s probably safe to assume that there are ...

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