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Is the Kratom Drug Addicting?

Jan 07, 13 Is the Kratom Drug Addicting?

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Kratom can be found in packs labeled "Floories", "Kratom OPM" and "Medicine Man" and is marketed as an all-natural product which can be used as an alternative to pain medication.

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Seasonal Affective Disorder Lights at Swedish Bus Stops

Jan 06, 13 Seasonal Affective Disorder Lights at Swedish Bus Stops

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A Swedish energy company has recently started to install extra bright lights at bus stops found in Northern Sweden to make up for the lack of sunlight during the cold winter months.

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Teenage Smokers Have a Higher Risk of Getting Osteoporosis

Jan 05, 13 Teenage Smokers Have a Higher Risk of Getting Osteoporosis

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Teenage girls who smoke may face an increased risk of osteoporosis later in life because they accumulate less bone during the most vital period of their growth.

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Red Wine Supplements No Magic Potion

Jan 04, 13 Red Wine Supplements No Magic Potion

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Red wine might be beneficial to people who eat healthily and exercise regularly, but taking a pill is no cure-all.

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Men and Women See Differently…Literally

Jan 03, 13 Men and Women See Differently…Literally

Posted by in Eye On The News

Women tend to make much fewer eye movements compared to men, for one.

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Brain Exercises Can Improve Your Memory

Jan 02, 13 Brain Exercises Can Improve Your Memory

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Researchers have come to find that the cells in the brain are actually able to make new connections and keep growing, regardless of how old people get.

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Single-Sided Deaf Patients Hearing Via Teeth

Jan 01, 13 Single-Sided Deaf Patients Hearing Via Teeth

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This may sound unbelievable, but a new non-surgical hearing device has now made it possible for single-sided deaf patients to hear through their teeth.

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Belly Fat in Men Can Lead to Osteoporosis

Dec 31, 12 Belly Fat in Men Can Lead to Osteoporosis

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Recent studies have shown that fat stored under the abdominal muscles actually decreases bone strength.

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Aromatherapy Can Do Wonders for the Heart

Dec 30, 12 Aromatherapy Can Do Wonders for the Heart

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Have you always wanted a better excuse to go to the spa? Well, you're in luck!

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Sniffer Dogs at Work in Hospitals

Dec 23, 12 Sniffer Dogs at Work in Hospitals

Posted by in Eye On The News

Dog's noses tend to work like human eyes, in that they smell what people see. Because of this, animal detectives are currently following a new trend in health care that involves dogs, cats and even rats.

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