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    Common beauty products may lead to early menopause

    A large study of over 31,000 women showed that women with greater exposure to certain chemical contaminants found in certain beauty and household products experienced menopause 2 to 4 years earlier than they would have without that exposure.

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    Do you know the warning symptoms of cancer?

    A British study showed that most adults age 50 or over were not good at recognizing possible symptoms of cancer. We present some of the more common symptoms that should alert you to get a checkup.

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    Research studies shows exercise reverses skin aging

    Canadian research involving mice and then human subjects has shown people in their 60s and older who exercise regularly can have skin of someone many years younger, and that even people who start exercising later in life can show these benefits.

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    Can botox treatments help depression? Interview with a dermatologist

    We discuss recent university studies showing a decrease in depression among many people who undergo botox treatments, and we interview a dermatologist about his experience.

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    How to remove tattoos

    Tattoo removal techniques have improved significantly in the recent past with the development of various “Q-switched” lasers. Still, some tattoo cannot be completely erased, and there is the risk of scarring. Multiple treatments are usually required.

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    Frequent sex can rejuvenate

    A clinical psychologist presented a paper at the British Psychological Society regarding his results of a ten-year study which showed that people who had frequent sex tended to look younger than their chronological age. Other health benefits of sexual activity are discussed.

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    The relationship between sunlight and rheumatoid arthritis

    Exposure to sunlight may reduce the risk of rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune disease more common in women. The probable reason is the increased vitamin D from the sunlight.

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    Photokeratitis: sunburn of the eye

    Two weeks ago, Anderson Cooper, international correspondent for CNN News (USA), was on assignment filming on a boat on the…