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Thursday, February 25, 2021


Chocolate Health Claims

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Does chocolate have health benefits or is that just wishful thinking?
(From NIH News in Health)

National Children's Dental Health Month

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Information for parents about tooth decay, dental sealants, and more.
(From NIH’s NIDCR)

Low-Fat Diet Compared to Low-Carb Diet

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People ate fewer daily calories but had higher insulin and blood sugar levels on a
low-fat, plant-based diet than when on a low-carb, animal-based diet.
(From NIH Research Matters)

NIH Clinical Research Trials and You

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Clinical research trials help us learn better ways to treat, prevent, diagnose, and understand human disease. Find out how to get involved!

Frequently Asked Questions About Hospice Care

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Explore answers to questions about hospice to help you make informed decisions about your loved one’s care. (From NIH’s NIA)