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Black Friday 2017 health WARNING: Stress deals could cause diabetes and HEART ATTACKS

Black Friday can be an incredibly stressful experience, which can raise blood pressure, according to GP and founder of VIVA Skin Clinics, Dr Rupert Critchley. High blood pressure can lead to “a myriad” of health problems, including heart attacks and strokes, he said. The anxiety around last-minute Black Friday deals could also trigger the release of the steroid hormone cor… ...

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High blood pressure WARNING: Energy drinks could cause heart and kidney damage

Energy drinks could increase the risk of developing a number of health conditions, including high blood pressure, obesity, kidney damage and mental health problems, according to Harvard University scientists. The negative health impacts outweigh the short term benefits – energy and stamina improvements, athletic performance and concentration – said the researchers. Selling energy drinks to children and adolescents should be ...

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Aussie Festival Censors Lineup Poster ‘Cause Facebook Thinks Bums Are Offensive

NewsWritten by Emmy Mack on November 15, 2017 Aussie summer festival staple Party In The Paddock has been forced to censor the bum of its iconic “nude dude” mascot because Facebook said so. The pants-less poster-child has been around since the Tassie fiesta’s inception almost six years ago, but has just unceremoniously had his butt-cheeks bleeped on the lineup poster ...

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Statins can cause muscle DAMAGE: New storm over statins as experts fight over the benefits

The research said that for most the drugs only slightly reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke.  Dr John Abramson, a specialist in healthcare policy at Harvard Medical School, reviewed a study originally published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.  He found 217 patients would need to take the drug to prevent one non-fatal heart attack while ...

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