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Spending more time outdoors reduces nearsightedness: study

Spending more time outdoors reduces nearsightedness: study

Those who spend more time outdoors early in their lives receive some additional protection against nearsightedness, a new study published suggested.

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Doctors seeking approval for three-parent IVF babies

Doctors seeking approval for three-parent IVF babies

Doctors are seeking regulatory approvals for three-person IVF that can reportedly prevent various diseases that starve the body of energy and lead to muscle wasting, heart failure and brain damage.

Religious thoughts stimulate same part of brain as love, drugs, music and sex: study

Religious thoughts stimulate same part of brain as love, drugs, music and sex

Religious thoughts, love, drugs and sex all stimulate the same part of a person’s brain, a new conducted by University of Utah researchers suggested.

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Light-to-moderate alcohol consumption linked to reduced stroke risk

Light-to-moderate alcohol consumption linked to reduced stroke risk

Light-to-moderate consumption of alcohol reduces risk of ischemic stroke, a fresh review of more than two dozen previous studies suggested.

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