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To Help Prevent Colon Cancer, 'Listen to Your Gut'
Sometimes following up on a gut feeling can make the difference between life and death, especially for people with colon cancer, researchers report.

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Farm Kids Get Fewer Allergies, International Study Finds
Growing up on a farm may help ward off allergies later in life, a new study suggests.

Always Feeling Lonely? Maybe It's in Your DNA
People with a lifelong inclination towards loneliness can probably place at least some of the blame on their genes, a large analysis suggests.

Exercise Speeds Seniors' Recovery From Disability
Elderly adults who regularly exercise are less likely to suffer a disability -- and if they do, they tend to recover faster, a new clinical trial finds.

Can Pregnancy Problems Foretell Future Health Risks?
Some pregnancy complications may signal a higher risk of health problems later in life, according to a heart specialist.