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An association exists between Ramadan fasting and reduced activity and sleeping time, suggests a study, adding that no significant change is seen in resting metabolic rate (RMR) and total energy expenditure (TEE).
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Maternal hypothyroidism contributes to an increased risk of developing autism spectrum disorder in children in a manner dependent on race–ethnicity, according to a retrospective US cohort study.
Jairia Dela Cruz, 3 days ago
Male smokers under the age of 50 years are at risk of developing ischaemic stroke, and this risk increases with the number of cigarettes smoked daily, according to data from the Stroke Prevention in Young Men Study.
Tristan Manalac, 14 May 2018
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