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Looking at anti-nutrients

Anti-nutrients – they're part of a normal diet and not as scary as they sound Jill Joyce, Oklahoma State University Maybe you’re trying to eat healthier...
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Mild vaccine side effects expected

Vaccines against SARS-CoV-2 will have side effects – that's a good thing Matthew Woodruff, Emory University Takeaways Temporary side effects from vaccines are a normal sign...
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Exercise leads to immune system boost

These at-home exercises can help older people boost their immune system and overall health in the age of COVID-19 Mark A. Gluck, Rutgers University -...
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Virus evolution could undermine a COVID-19 vaccine

Viruses evolve defenses, this allows them to adapt and could undermine a COVID-19 vaccine – but this can be stopped Andrew Read, Penn State and...
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Americans missing out on robust health benefits of fish

Americans don't eat enough fish and miss out on robust health benefits Michael Tlusty, University of Massachusetts Boston CC BY-NC-ND Eating fish can provide powerful advantages for...
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COVID-19 and obesity

COVID-19 reveals how obesity harms the body in real time, not just over a lifetime A COVID-19 patient is connected to life-sustaining devices at Mount...
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How the internet is changing the way we grieve

Loss and grieving during the era of social media Jo Bell, University of Hull People don’t die in the same way that they used to. In...
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Nutrition as a first line of defense

Good nutrition can contribute to keeping COVID-19 and other diseases away Grayson Jaggers, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences The...
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An artificial pancreas offers hope in treating pediatric diabetes

National Institutes of Health A clinical trial at four pediatric diabetes centers in the United States has found that a new artificial pancreas system —...
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A closer look at Covid-19 mortality demographics

Coronavirus is hundreds of times more deadly for people over 60 than people under 40 Nir Menachemi, IUPUI How deadly is SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes...

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