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Study: Pandemic To Knock A Year Off U.S. Life Expectancy

(CNN) - The coronavirus pandemic is hitting the U.S. so hard that it is lowering the average American's life expectancy. According to a study by the National Academy of Sciences, the average lifetime for an American is being reduced…

Study Projects How Virus May Join Common Cold

(CNN) - A new study projects COVID-19 may someday join the mix of viruses that cause a common cold. Research published in the Journal Science States, the virus that causes COVID-19 could eventually become no more infectious than a…

Red Meat Could Be Bad For The Heart

(CNN) - Red meat is bad for your heart. It's a conclusion supported by a lot of research. But a new study compares eating red meat against plant-based proteins and the effect on heart disease risk. There's a 12%…

Study: Stress Can Harm Unborn Babies' Brains

(CNN) - Significant stress in pregnant women can affect the brains of their fetuses. That's according to a study out Monday in the medical journal Jama Open Network. It's from the director of the Developing Brain Institute at Children's…

Study: Face Masks Don't Hinder Lungs During Exercise

(CNN) - If you find it hard to breathe through a face mask during exercise; there's no reason to take it off. That's a conclusion from U.S. and Canadian researchers, who published their study on Monday. They say breathing…

Study: People Who Eat Chili Peppers May Live Longer

(CNN) - New research has found that people who eat chili peppers may live longer and be less likely to die from cardiovascular disease or cancer. The American Heart Association says researchers analyzed health and dietary records of more…

Climate Change Models May Not Be Accurate

(CNN) - Researchers claim the models used to predict climate change may be inaccurate. An international team of scientists conducted a study published in Science magazine. They found that past climate information was not included in current studies. The…

Study: 1 Out Of 4 Americans Are Getting Less Sleep

(CNN) - A new report reveals that Americans have changed their day-to-day habits so much it could have serious health implications. ValuePenguin.com released the results of its latest survey of more than 2,000 Americans. Researchers found one in four…

Study: Baby Bottles Shed Plastic Particles

(CNN) - New parents preparing a bottle for their baby should know the infant could be ingesting unwanted microplastics along with the formula. A new study in the journal nature indicates that microplastics can seep out of a heated…