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How the Liver Can Control the Brain and Behavior – Neuroscience News

Summary: The liver appears to play a significant role in regulating feeding behaviors in mice. Source: Yale A new Yale study has found that the liver plays a major role in regulating feeding behavior in mice, a discovery that could have implications for people with eating disorders and metabolic diseases. The study, which was done …

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Researchers found that those who had talking therapy or exercise therapy for arthritis significantly reduced fatigue levels against those receiving usual care

Is arthritis making your life a misery? Try a workout… or a chat!

Is arthritis making your life a misery? Try a workout… or a chat! Being active could help sufferers to combat crippling fatigue, study suggests Exercise and talking therapy could help thousands of patients with arthritis Those who had talking or exercise therapy significantly reduced fatigue levels against those receiving usual care, universities of Aberdeen and Glasgow …

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Experts warn that monkeypox is mutating at 12 times the expected rate

Experts warn that monkeypox is mutating at 12 times the expected rate

Monkeypox is mutating at 12 times the expected rate potentially making it more infectious than previous versions of the virus, experts warn The current strain of the monkeypox virus circulating around the world is mutating at a pace faster than expected Experts believe it has been in circulation since 2018, and has mutated 12 times …

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It’s a problem that affects millions of us which can be really debilitating — and it’s one of the most common reasons people see their GP. I am talking about constipation, a subject that we don’t discuss nearly enough, even though it can have a major impact on our health and quality of life

Gut health guru Dr MEGAN ROSSI on strategies to think about when dealing with constipation

It’s a problem that affects millions of us which can be really debilitating — and it’s one of the most common reasons people see their GP. I am talking about constipation, a subject that we don’t discuss nearly enough, even though it can have a major impact on our health and quality of life. Every …

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She thought her bad morning sickness was normal. She was having a rare type of twins

She thought her bad morning sickness was normal. She was having a rare type of twins

A 30-year-old mother recently went viral on TikTok for sharing the story behind her incredibly rare type of twins. In the video, which has garnered over 20 million views and 8,000 comments, user @Lex.Ginger plays the “Put a finger down if you …” challenge to describe how she found out she was pregnant with identical …

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The Monkeypox Crisis Is Secretly Spiraling in This Virus Hotspot

The Monkeypox Crisis Is Secretly Spiraling in This Virus Hotspot

AKAMKPA, Nigeria—The two sons of Destiny, a 48-year-old Nigerian businessman whose nephew had recently contracted the monkeypox virus, are already showing similar symptoms. They have swollen lymph nodes, which started a couple of days after they developed a fever. Despite the rash on their bodies morphing into pus-filled pimples that have scabbed over, Destiny believes …

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The above map shows the spread of monkeypox across the U.S. The virus has now been detected in 24 states. Previously, New York was the epicenter of the outbreak but it has now been surpassed by California

Los Angeles health officials warn of monkeypox outbreak spreading among gay men as cases rise to 22

Los Angeles records 22 monkeypox cases after Pride events as health officials say outbreak is running rampant among gay community.  ‘Anyone can get and spread monkeypox, but some of the recent cases identified have been among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men who attended large events where the exposure to monkeypox may …

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Flu Vaccination Linked to 40% Reduced Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease – Neuroscience News

Summary: Older adults who received at least one flu vaccination were 40% less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease over the course of a four-year follow-up than their peers who did not receive a vaccine. Source: UT Houston People who received at least one influenza vaccine were 40% less likely than their non-vaccinated peers to develop …

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