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Medical News Today: Ultraprocessed foods may increase death risk  MNT · 6 days
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Medical News Today: Weight loss: How important is eating breakfast?  MNT · 1 week
A new study has examined the importance of eating breakfast in the process of losing weight. It may not be as pivotal as once thought, say the authors. more
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Medical News Today: 10 foods rich in vitamin E  MNT · 3 weeks
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Medical News Today: What to know about the warfarin diet  MNT · 6 days
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Common virus in early childhood linked to celiac disease in susceptible children  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
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Black soldier fly larvae found to maximize eating by forming a fountain  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A team of researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology has found that black soldier fly larvae maximize their eating efficiency by pushing non-eaters... more
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