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People who smoke marijuana could be exposed to toxins found in tobacco, study finds

A small study found traces of acrylonitrile and acrylamide, chemicals released in cigarette smoke, in the urine and plasma of people smoking marijuana. Both chemicals are considered “probable human carcinogens” by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). Researchers say more data is needed, but said people with heart […]
People who smoke marijuana could be exposed to toxins found in tobacco, study finds
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Eating later at night does not cause weight gain, study finds

Stopping food consumption earlier in the day doesn’t boost weight loss, according to a small new study. Researchers found that regardless of when they ate, participants were able to lose weight and reduce their blood pressure by eating pre-prepared, healthy meals over 12 weeks. This is contrary to popular myths […]
Eating later at night does not cause weight gain, study finds
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Diet drinks may be just as bad for your heart as the full-sugar versions

Artificially sweetened drinks – such as diet sodas, juice, or coffees – are linked to the same risks for heart health as their sugary counterparts, according to a new study. Researchers found that people who consumed low- or no-calorie versions of sweet drinks were more likely to experience cardiovascular disease. […]
Diet drinks may be just as bad for your heart as the full-sugar versions