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Exercise may make you GAIN weight: People eat nearly a quarter more after a work out

[ad_1] Exercise may make you GAIN weight: People eat nearly a quarter more after a work out because ‘they feel like they deserve it’ Volunteers upped their lunches by 150 calories after working out  Repeating this at dinner would more than outweigh any benefit, scientists warn  Chocolate consumption went up by 20%, particularly among the …

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Pregnant women exposed to air pollution may have children born with smaller heads, review reveals

[ad_1] Pregnant women who are exposed to dangerous levels of air pollution may give birth to babies with smaller heads, according to a review. Nitrogen dioxide, a pollutant produced mainly by vehicles, has been shown to affect the growth of the unborn baby in the last few weeks of pregnancy.  Scientists said there is clear …

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Scrap that early morning jog! Evening exercise appears to be better for you, two new studies find

[ad_1] Taking an evening jog may be better for you than going on a morning run, two new studies find. In research conducted on mice, scientists said that exercise performance was about 50 percent better during the evening hours.  Rodents who exercised at night needed less oxygen, making them more efficient, and had higher levels …

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US scientist is ready for 4 pregnancies with ‘three-parent’ embryos

[ad_1] New York scientists have prepared three-parent embryos and are ready to use them to impregnate four women with genetic disorders.  But a law passed in 2015 stands in the way, making it illegal for researchers to use an  embryo with genetic modifications that could be passed to future generations.  Earlier this year, Chinese scientist …

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There are 23.1 MILLION missing female births in the world since 1970

[ad_1] The world’s 23.1 MILLION missing women: Gender-bias abortions in India and China have led to uneven birth rates of boys and girls, study claims  10.6 million of the ‘missing females’ are in India and 11.9 million come from China China’s single-child policy added to the desire to have a boy and not a girl  …

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Five-month-old twin girls have never left hospital because they’re too weak for heart surgery

[ad_1] Twin sisters born in November have still never been able to go home because they are too weak to have vital heart surgery. Natasha and Hermione Sutcliffe, from Dundee, were both born with holes in their hearts because of a genetic condition.   They need open-heart operations to repair the defects, which can lead to …

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MORE blood pressure pills recalled over carcinogen fears

[ad_1] MORE blood pressure pills recalled over carcinogen fears: 4th round of losartan pulled from US market as the global drug shortage drags on for almost a YEAR Last summer it emerged drugs made in China and India, and dispatched across the world were contaminated with carcinogens NMBA, NMDA, and NDEA  The scandal was kept under …

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