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Study: Could those high-priced antioxidants actually be killing you?

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Dec 11, 2020 … BEIJING — Fear of mortality is one reason Americans spend so much on “antioxidant” products, including Vitamin C supplements and beta-carotene, which promise a longer healthier life. According to the National Institutes of Health, more than half of adults in the U.S. consume some kind of antioxidant product, spending $37 billion each year. But a study conducted…

Vitamin See: Oranges Top Carrots at Preventing Macular Degeneration, Study Finds

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Jan 03, 2019 … Researchers say having an orange a day can help keep away common condition that causes vision loss. WESTMEAD, Australia — Cartoon legend Bugs Bunny may have great eyesight thanks to all those carrots he’s munched on through the years. But for older adults, eating a serving of oranges each day may be the best safeguard against…

More Than Half Of Parents Turn To Unproven Remedies To Curb Kids’ Colds

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May 07, 2019 … ANN ARBOR, Mich. — You’ve likely heard of and maybe even tried several cold remedies that have no real basis in science. A few examples: avoiding the outdoors with wet hair, taking Vitamin C supplements and other nutrients, and staying indoors as much as possible to prevent colds. Despite none of these remedies being proven…

Eating Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower may boost blood vessel health

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Aug 24, 2020 … .JOONDALUP, Australia – Our parents may have been on to something when they told us to eat our vegetables. According to researchers at Edith Cowan University (ECU) in Australia, eating more cruciferous vegetables (such as broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, and cabbage) could be the key better blood vessel health. In the study, the researchers looked…

Nutritional Supplements Won’t Prevent Depression, Study Finds

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Nov 30, 2019 … EXETER, England — Depression can bring one’s life to a debilitating standstill. Many sufferers determined to beat the condition often try variety of different treatments before finding the most effective approach. Some even believe that consuming a variety of nutritional supplements every day is capable of alleviating depression. According to a study conducted at the University…

Study: Multivitamins, Other Common Supplements Have No Health Benefits

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May 29, 2018 … TORONTO — Taking multivitamins or other commonly consumed vitamin and mineral supplements won’t actually provide you any health benefits, but they won’t harm you either, a new study finds. Researchers from the University of Toronto and St. Michael’s Hospital conducted a review of 179 studies on popular vitamin supplements that were published between January 2012…

Research: Multivitamins Don’t Prevent Heart Attacks, Stroke, Cardiovascular Death

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Jul 14, 2018 … DALLAS — Many Americans take multivitamins and other mineral supplements every day as part of their diets with the hope of maintaining optimal health and extending their lifespan. But do they really provide any benefit? New research published in an American Heart Association journal claims that vitamin supplements have no effect on heart health, and won’t…

Thanks to Kamala Harris, women more optimistic about gender equality now than ever before

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Mar 02, 2021 … NEW YORK — Women are feeling more optimistic than ever about achieving their dreams thanks to Kamala Harris’ rise to the vice presidency, a new survey finds. Ahead of International Women’s Day, a OnePoll study asked 1,000 American women and 1,000 American men to analyze their views on gender equality in the United States and the…

Zoomed out: Most Americans are tired of chatting with people over video during COVID-19

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Dec 23, 2020 … NEW YORK — Although technology is helping keep everyone connected while living in isolation, it seems most people are sick and tired of looking at their friends, family, and co-workers through a video screen. A new survey finds six in 10 Americans are currently “Zoomed out” as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The OnePoll…

Survey: 1 In 10 Americans Believe U.S. Government Created Coronavirus

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Apr 27, 2020 … Survey shows nearly a quarter of Americans believe the coronavirus originated in Chinese lab. One in five adults feel the outbreak is being over-exaggerated as a means to bring down President Trump’s chances at reelection. Social media, conservative news linked to belief in misinformation or conspiracy theories about the virus. PHILADELPHIA — Where do you usually…

Sunscreen breakthrough keeps skin healthy, offers ‘amazing anti-aging effects,’ and helps coral reefs thrive

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May 30, 2021 … BETHESDA, Md. — A breakthrough in sunscreen technology keeps skin safe, could be used for anti-aging treatments and also protects coral reefs from devastation. Scientists have found the century-old medicine Methylene Blue, which once kept soldiers in the First and Second World Wars safe from malaria, could be the key in the future of new…

2020 do-over: Americans confident they’ll finally reach their wellness goals after horrible year

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Feb 03, 2021 … NEW YORK — 2020 was a tough year all around. Between a pandemic, civil unrest, and a contentious Presidential election disputed for months on end, many Americans didn’t have the mental clarity to reach the goals they had set for themselves in 2020. Now, a new survey finds the majority of the country is calling for…

The quarantine makeover: Most women are changing up their hairstyles during COVID

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Dec 09, 2020 … NEW YORK — Due to salon closures during quarantine, Americans have taken hair care into their own hands in ways they never have before. A new survey reveals 65 percent of American women underwent a “hair transformation” during their isolation. Whether it’s the need for a change (28%), the opportunity to experiment without judgment (21%),…