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More young adults in the US are dying from heart failure, study finds

Sam Edwards | Caiaimage | Getty Images After more than a decade of declines in heart failure-related deaths in the United States, more Americans are now dying from the condition as the obesity and diabetes epidemics rage on, according to a new study by Northwestern Medicine. The increase in heart failure deaths was especially high… Read More »

Whitening strips may damage teeth: study

Teeth-whitening products used to maintain a dazzling smile may cause hidden tooth damage, research suggests. Studies have found that the active ingredient in over-the-counter whitening strips, hydrogen peroxide, fragments dentin protein. Dentin lies beneath the tooth’s enamel outer layer and provides it with support. It is sandwiched between the enamel and connective tissue that binds… Read More »

Study Reveals Early Molecular Signs of High-Risk Pregnancy

Women who have healthy pregnancies tend to show distinct changes in the activities of immune genes starting early in pregnancy, while women who have complicated pregnancies tend to show clear departures from that pattern, according to a new study from a team led by researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS).… Read More »