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Sen. Sanders, Rep. Cummings to introduce bill to lower U.S. drug prices

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and Representative Elijah Cummings plan to introduce legislation on Thursday aimed at lowering the cost of prescription drugs for U.S. consumers. FILE PHOTO: A pharmacy employee looks for medication as she works to fill a prescription while working at a pharmacy in New York December 23, 2009. REUTERS/Lucas… Read More »

Spirulina, a 'superfood' loved by celebrities, could lower blood pressure, scientists find

Could spirulina lower your blood pressure? Study reveals compound in the ‘superfood’ can relax the arteries The superfood has been described as ‘most complete food source in the world’ Evidence is weak for the natural remedy used for a long list of health reasons Italian researchers found a specific protein in spirulina which relaxes arteries … Read More »

Omega-3s May Lower the Risk of Preterm Birth

Image Taking omega-3 supplements during pregnancy may lower the risk for preterm birth, a review of studies has found. The analysis, in the Cochrane Reviews, considered 70 randomized trials that included almost 20,000 women. A few studied fish consumption, but most tested supplements of omega-3 fatty acids, the fats found in fish. The researchers found… Read More »