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Tai chi recommended to fight fibromyalgia

Tai chi is as good as – or even better than – aerobic exercise for aiding people with the chronic pain condition fibromyalgia, a study has suggested. The US trial of 226 adults with the condition showed that those who practised the martial art improved significantly more than those doing …

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Tai chi recommended to fight fibromyalgia

Tai chi is as good as – or even better than – aerobic exercise for aiding people with the chronic pain condition fibromyalgia, a study has suggested. The US trial of 226 adults with the condition showed that those who practised the martial art improved significantly more than those doing …

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The wearable brain scanner you can move around in

Scientists in Nottingham have invented a new type of brain scanner that can be worn on the head, allowing patients to move while being scanned. The device records the tiny magnetic fields generated by the brain. The researchers said it could revolutionise brain imaging. Writing in Nature, they showed it …

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The wearable brain scanner you can move around in

Scientists in Nottingham have invented a new type of brain scanner that can be worn on the head, allowing patients to move while being scanned. The device records the tiny magnetic fields generated by the brain. The researchers said it could revolutionise brain imaging. Writing in Nature, they showed it …

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The wearable brain scanner you can move around in

Scientists in Nottingham have invented a new type of brain scanner that can be worn on the head, allowing patients to move while being scanned. The device records the tiny magnetic fields generated by the brain. The researchers said it could revolutionise brain imaging. Writing in Nature, they showed it …

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What are opioids and what are the risks?

US President Donald Trump has announced measures to combat the country’s opioid crisis. But what are these drugs and why are they such a problem? What are opioids? Opioids are a group of drugs that range from codeine, to illegal drugs like heroin. Prescription opioids are primarily used for pain …

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What are opioids and what are the risks?

US President Donald Trump has announced measures to combat the country’s opioid crisis. But what are these drugs and why are they such a problem? What are opioids? Opioids are a group of drugs that range from codeine, to illegal drugs like heroin. Prescription opioids are primarily used for pain …

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Stem cell transplant ‘game changer’ for MS patients

Doctors say a stem cell transplant could be a “game changer” for many patients with multiple sclerosis. Results from an international trial show that it was able to stop the disease and improve symptoms. It involves wiping out a patient’s immune system using cancer drugs and then rebooting it with …

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