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Food & Nutrition
1 How to Stop Emotional Eating

Emotional eating means turning to food for comfort — not because you’re hungry. That bag of potato chips and those chocolate chip cookies may provide short-term relief when you’re feeling bored, lonely, anxious, frustrated, depressed, angry, or stressed. But emotional eating can also lead…

Men's Health
0 How Low Testosterone Affects Health, Mood, and Sex

Researchers are unlocking the mysteries of how low testosterone is related to men’s overall health. Along the way, they’re uncovering connections between low testosterone and other health conditions. Diabetes, metabolic syndrome, obesity, and high blood pressure have all been linked to testosterone deficiency. Low…

Medical News
0 Viral Load Measurement

A viral load test measures how much human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is in the blood. Viral load is first measured when you are diagnosed with HIV infection. This initial measurement serves as the baseline, and future viral load measurements will be compared with the…

medical facts
1 How to Avoid Brain-Eating Amoeba

It doesn’t happen often. But most summers, several Americans — usually healthy, young people — suffer sudden, tragic deaths from a brain-eating amoeba. What is this scary bug? How does it get to the brain? Where is it and how can I avoid it?…