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An article published by Reuters reports, "Pediatricians and other primary care doctors should apply fluoride varnish to infants’ teeth soon after they erupt, according to new cavity-fighting guidelines." The recommendations, from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), found that “Only one in...
CNN's Vital Signs blog reports, "A vibrating capsule may provide relief for those who suffer from chronic constipation, according to a small study presented at Digestive Disease Week." Study participants suffering from "chronic idiopathic constipation or constipation predominant irritable bowel syndrome...
"It is never to late to increase your consumption of dietary fiber," The New York Times' Well blog suggests based on a study in BMJ. Researchers looked at the consumption of dietary fiber of 4,098 people after they had a heart attack. After adjusting for age, medication use, smoking and other factors,...