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New research finds drinking tea on a regular basis is linked to a longer life

Stick on the kettle.  Listen up tea lovers, as new research has shown that regular tea consumption is linked to a longer and healthier life. The study as reported in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, found that drinking tea at least three times a week can lower the risk of cardiovascular disease and improve… Read More »

Suicide attempts and hospitals admissions linked to non-opioid drugs on the rise

A major new analysis of the non-opioid medications gabapentin and baclofen shows “worrying” increases in related suicide attempts and hospital admissions in U.S. adults since 2013 — coinciding with a decrease in opioid prescriptions. With the risks of opioid medications widely publicised, there has been a dramatic decline in prescriptions in the United States since… Read More »

High levels of air pollution seem to be linked to early miscarriages

By Jessica Hamzelou Exposure to air pollution may affect the development of a fetusEdward Wong/South China Morning Post via Getty Images High levels of air pollution may increase the chance of a missed miscarriage, according to data from pregnant women living and working in Beijing, China. “We have clear evidence and accumulating knowledge that there… Read More »