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Rugby Head Season Study Cognitive Decline

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A new study has found that there may be a link between playing rugby and cognitive decline. The study, which was conducted by researchers at University College London, looked at the cognitive function of retired rugby players. It found that those who had played rugby for more than 25 years […]

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Naps Early Sign Alzheimer Study Shows

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In a study of people with Alzheimer’s disease, researchers found that those who took naps early in the day showed signs of the disease later in life. The study, published in the journal JAMA Neurology, looked at data from 1,496 people with Alzheimer’s and 1,527 people without the disease. The […]

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Bugs Are To Eat Plastic Study

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In a study recently published in the journal Environmental Science and Technology, a team of researchers from China and the United States report that a certain species of bug can be used to biodegrade plastic. The researchers found that the larvae of the wax moth, a common insect found throughout […]

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Rugby Head Study Shows Decline After

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A recent rugby head study has shown that there is a decline in cognitive function and memory performance after playing the sport. The study, published in JAMA Neurology, was undertaken by researchers at the University of Toronto and involved 48 experienced rugby players. The players were given a series of […]

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Microplastics To Human Cells Study

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A recent study published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology has shown that microplastics can transfer to human cells and may potentially cause health issues. Microplastics are small pieces of plastic that are less than five millimeters in size. They are often created when larger plastic items break down […]

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Egyptian Study Mercury Autism

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A recent study from Egypt has reignited the debate over a potential link between vaccines and autism. The study, which was published in the journal Acta Neurobiologiae Experimentalis, found that autistic children had higher levels of mercury in their blood than non-autistic children. The study has come under criticism from […]

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Tea Coffee Study Finds May Linked

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A recent study has found a potential link between tea and coffee consumption and a lower risk of developing dementia. The study, which was conducted by researchers from the University of Singapore, looked at the data of 957 people aged 55 and older who did not have dementia. The participants […]

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Study Finds Viagra Is Linked To

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A recent study has found a link between Viagra and melanoma, a type of skin cancer. The study, which was conducted by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, looked at data from more than 25,000 men. It found that those who took Viagra were more likely to develop […]

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Coffee Study Finds Be Linked To

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A new study conducted by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has found that drinking coffee is linked to a lower risk of death. The study, which was published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, looked at data from three large studies involving more than half a million […]

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Cleveland Clinic Viagra Alzheimer’s Study

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The Cleveland Clinic has recently released a study that suggests that Viagra may help to prevent Alzheimer’s disease. The study was a randomized, placebo-controlled trial involving over 200 participants. The participants were all over the age of 50 and had been diagnosed with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease. They were […]

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Dementia Risk After With Sleep Study

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A new study published in the journal JAMA Neurology has found that people with dementia are at a higher risk of developing the condition if they don’t get enough sleep. For the study, researchers analyzed data from 2,564 people with dementia and 2,564 people without the condition. They found that […]

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Plastic From Mothers Rat Study Shows

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In a study released in the journal “Nature Communications” on Feb. 27, 2018, a team of researchers from the University of California, Riverside and the University of California, Berkeley found that the plastic chemicals found in the blood and tissue of pregnant and nursing rats can be passed on to […]