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People who feel lightheaded when they stand up quickly may be at increased risk of heart failure, researchers have suggested.
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Despite the fact that we are all generally aware of heart-healthy behaviors -- things like not smoking, eating well and exercising -- just a little more than 1 percent of the U.S. population abides by the seven key behaviors linked with a longer life, according to a new study.
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Daily use of antioxidants including Vitamin C and Vitamin E didn’t improve thinking and memory skills in people with Alzheimer’s disease, in a new study.
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