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Increased risk of depression brought on by acne

People with acne have a significantly increased risk of suffering from major depression, a recent study published in The British Journal of Dermatology found. Using data collected from The Health Improvement Network from 1986 to 2012 — the largest electronic ...

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Hot tea raises cancer risk for smokers and drinkers

Some like it hot — but let that steaming cup of tea cool off before sipping if you smoke cigarettes or consume more than one alcoholic beverage a day. According to a study by Chinese researchers, the Annals of Internal Medicine warns ...

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Army replaces more than 1,000 Olympic guards at risk of norovirus

The South Korean military will be surrounding the upcoming Olympic Games after more than a thousand security guards were pulled from duty over norovirus fears. Officials at the Pyeongchang Olympics, set to begin on Friday, said in a statement that ...

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Dr. Samadi: The 10 prostate cancer risk factors men need to know

It is usually not possible to know exactly why one man develops prostate cancer and another doesn’t. It could depend on a feature of a man’s habits, genetic makeup or personal history that increases the probability of the disease. These ...

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Can cannabis help NFL athletes at risk of developing CTE?

NFL athletes are not the only players whose sport exposes them to potentially life-altering head trauma, but they have been getting a lion’s share of the media attention. The medical community continues to learn about the very real and present ...

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Poor sleep poses mental health risk for most NYC high schoolers

If you don’t snooze, you probably lose. Three in four city high school students aren’t getting enough sleep — and the lack of rest may be causing them mental health problems, a city report out Wednesday said. A 2015 survey ...

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Breast implants linked to heightened risk of rare cancer

Women with breast implants have an increased risk of getting a rare type of lymphoma, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal JAMA Oncology. But the overall chance of developing anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a cancer ...

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Yankees need to decide if Gerrit Cole is worth the risk

How much is too much? That’s what the Yankees must be considering in their recent trade talks for Gerrit Cole. As the Daily News reported last week, a potential deal between the two teams could include prospects Clint Frazier, Chance ...

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Drinking hot tea every day linked to lower glaucoma risk

A nice warm cup of tea a day might keep glaucoma at bay, according to new research published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology. Risk of developing Glaucoma — one of the leading causes of blindness around the world that ...

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Bisexual women at higher risk of sexual abuse

A new report reveals that bisexual women experience sexual violence at an alarmingly higher rate than straight or lesbian women. Half of bisexual women have been raped at one point while in the U.S., while 75% have experienced sexual violence, ...

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