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Health News on June 18, 2012

PIP breast implants pose no significant long-term health risk for women
The gel materials used in PIP breast implant are not toxic or carciogenic and do not present a long-term health risk to women, according to a new research. ANI

High cholesterol diet helps mice with fatal genetic disease
Early studies in mice have revealed that a diet high in cholesterol may help people with a fatal genetic disease, which damages the brain. ANI

Global weight gain more damaging than population growth
Increasing levels of fatness around the world could have the same impact on global resources as adding an extra billion people to the planet, say researchers. ANI

TV remote among ' most contaminated surfaces in hotel rooms'
The television remotes in a hotel room are among the most heavily contaminated with bacteria and items on housekeeping carts that carry the potential to cross-contaminate rooms, a new study has revealed. ANI

Healthiest meal ever includes salmon terrine, chicken casserole and walnut
Researchers whittled 4,000 health claims down to 222 before creating the ultimate superdinner that includes salmon terrine, chicken casserole and yogurt blancmange. ANI

Having memory problems? Spit out that gum
Chewing flavourless gum could hamper your memory, a new British study has revealed. ANI

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