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Tuesday, Aug 16, 2011 at 2:20 PM
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By Go Healthy New York

"Home" Breakfast Eaters More Likely to Stay Slim

You already know eating breakfast is a crucial part of a healthy eating regimen, but it also turns out where you eat your first meal of the day is a telling indicator of how slim you are. Read »

Monday, Aug 15, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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By Go Healthy New York

Hormone Therapy for Weight Loss Gaining Popularity

Hormone Therapy for Weight Loss Gaining Popularity

The pricey hCG hormone therapy is starting to be offered in medical doctors' offices as a means of weight loss, despite countless studies showing it's not effective. Read »

Thursday, Aug 11, 2011 at 4:36 PM
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By AP

Stick-On Patch Proposed for Patient Monitoring

Stick-On Patch Proposed for Patient Monitoring

One day monitoring a patient's vital signs like temperature and heart rate could be as simple as sticking on a tiny, wireless patch, sort of like a temporary tattoo. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2011 at 7:02 PM
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By AP

"Amazing" Therapy Wipes Out Leukemia in Study

Scientists are reporting the first clear success with a new approach for treating leukemia — turning the patients' own blood cells into assassins that hunt and destroy their cancer cells. Read »

Friday, Aug 5, 2011 at 11:52 AM
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By Go Healthy New York

Americans Popping More Antidepressants Than Ever

Americans Popping More Antidepressants Than Ever

More Americans than ever are being prescribed antidepressants, even when symptoms indicate that depression may not necessarily be the problem. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2011 at 1:36 PM
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By AP

New HIV Infections in US Hold Steady at 50,000

New HIV Infections in US Hold Steady at 50,000

The number of Americans infected with the AIDS virus each year has been holding steady at about 50,000, according to a government report released Wednesday. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2011 at 10:24 AM
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By Go Healthy New York

Another Benefit to Chocolate: Exercise Performance

Another Benefit to Chocolate: Exercise Performance

Good news: Dark chocolate may help increase your fitness endurance. Bad news: The ideal dosage of chocolate for just that purpose is so tiny it would take only the mightest of strong-willed chocolate lovers... Read »

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2011 at 10:53 AM
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By AP

McDonald's: Apple Slices in Every Happy Meal

McDonald's: Apple Slices in Every Happy Meal

An apple a day may keep the doctor away. But when you put it in a Happy Meal, it might help keep regulators at bay too. McDonald's on Tuesday said that it would add apple slices and reduce the porti... Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2011 at 11:40 AM
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By Go Healthy New York

NYC Ranked Top Walkable City in America

NYC Ranked Top Walkable City in America

A new list ranking the walkability of the 50 largest cities in the U.S. puts New York City at the top. With a Walk Score of 85, New York City leads the way in walkability. Its most walkable... Read »

Thursday, Jul 21, 2011 at 11:04 AM
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By AP

Medical, Health Smartphone Apps Under Scrutiny

Medical, Health Smartphone Apps Under Scrutiny

The Food and Drug Administration is taking the first steps toward regulating the rapidly expanding field of medical applications, or apps, for smart phones and other handheld devices. With the rise of... Read »

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