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New study confirms smoking, cancer link (reissue)
Taking up smoking results in epigenetic changes associated with the development of cancer, UK scientists have reported. ANI

Blame your mom for your muffin top or thunder thighs
A new study by an international team of researchers, including Cambridge and Oxford experts, has revealed that our propensity to be apple or pear-shaped is at least partly in our genes. ANI

Chemicals in mother's blood linked to child's obesity
A team of scientists has revealed that babies whose mothers had relatively high levels of the chemical DDE in their blood were more likely to both grow rapidly during their first 6 months and to have a high body ma*s index (BMI) by 14 months. ANI

Health, Medicine, Fitness and Well-being news for December 22, 2009

Gene therapy to prevent lung disease progression discovered
Boston University researchers have found a new gene therapy to thwart the progression of emphysema, a lung disease. ANI

Heart transplant patients at increased risk for multiple skin cancers
Many heart transplant patients have elevated risk for developing multiple skin cancers, according to a new study. ANI

Single dose of H1N1 vaccine enough to protect infants, kids
Infants and children can be protected from H1N1 virus with just one dose of vaccine, a new study claims. ANI

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