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What Happens to Your Body When You Fight With Your Partner

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Fighting goes hand in hand with loving, but even if you kiss and make up afterward, it can still be rough on your body. Shouters, screamers, and red-faced foot stompers can raise their risk of high blood pressure, chest pain, and, potentially, heart disease, according to researchers who analyzed couples’ ...

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3 Ways Your Body Is Wearing Out (and How to Stop Them)

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Creaky knees don’t have to be your destiny, says Jordan Metzl, MD, a sports medicine physician at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City and author of The Exercise Cure. Minimize wear and tear on joints and tendons by strengthening the surrounding muscles: “Your body is like one ...

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5 Common Skin Care Myths Debunked

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Old wives tales and mis-information about skin care have been passed along by word of mouth and the internet. Check out these five skin care myths and discover the truth behind some of skin care’s most misrepresented facts!  A woman’s menstrual cycle can cause acne to appear TRUE: Have you ...

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Aarskog Syndrome

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Important It is possible that the main title of the report Aarskog Syndrome is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. Synonyms AAS FGDY Aarskog disease Scott Aarskog syndrome Aarskog-Scott syndrome faciodigitogenital syndrome faciogenital dysplasia ...

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Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency

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  What Is Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency? Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (alpha-1) is a genetic disease, meaning it’s passed down from your parents. It can cause serious lung disease that makes it hard to breathe. It can also cause liver disease that leads to jaundice, which makes your skin look yellowish. There’s ...

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Suddenly Hungry All the Time? This Might Be Why

Suddenly Hungry All the Time? This Might Be Why

There are both physical and psychological reasons your appetite could change even when it seems your eating and exercise routine have not. First, check the calendar: Hunger can come and go with your menstrual cycle. The week before your period, your levels of progesterone peak, and along with that often comes a tendency to overeat; ...

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Could gene editing eliminate the herpes virus?

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Annoying cold sores and fever blisters are often what come to mind when people think of the herpes virus. But far worse are blindness, birth defects and cancer which have also been linked to a very common form of a virus that up to 90 percent of Americans have been ...

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