Eating Nuts Regularly Could Protect You From Disease And Lengthen Your Life

Sep 16, 2014 by

A Harvard study which spanned 30 years has revealed some health benefits of eating nuts – they reduced risk of death from cancer...

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Heart Health Boosted by Eating Apples

Sep 6, 2009 by

The old adage goes – “an apple a day, keeps the doctor away”. Indeed, apples are extremely nutritious fruits, and...

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Heart Disease and Death Risks Increased By Working For An Incompetent Boss

Sep 2, 2009 by

The role of stress and one’s working environment in the disease process cannot be understated or underestimated. Yet, little...

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Arteries of Children and Teenagers as Degenerated as Middle Aged Adults

Sep 2, 2009 by

Children and teenagers today are getting hit by all sorts of diseases, some ailments which were even unheard of. Some young ones are...

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Exercise Benefits Even Heart Failure Sufferers

Sep 2, 2009 by

Conventional wisdom tells us that, if you have heart problems, you really shouldn’t be exercising, as that can put your health...

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Vitamin D Lowers Risk of Death

Sep 2, 2009 by

Although it is termed a “vitamin”, vitamin D is actually more of a hormone, one which regulates literally hundreds of...

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How to Prevent Heart Failure – Two Important Tips

Jun 14, 2009 by

Poor diets, sedentary lifestyles and ballooning waistlines are major reasons why so many people die from heart attacks and...

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Negative Views of Old Age Translate to Poorer Health

Jun 5, 2009 by

Do you or someone you know hold rather negative views of old age? Do you fear aging? Do you think that old folks are destined to be...

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Health Benefits of Volunteer Work

Mar 27, 2009 by

Do you do volunteer work? If you do, then good for you! Many of us, perhaps even most of us, have thought about volunteering our time...

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Health Benefit of Exercise for Heart Disease Patients – Longer Life

Mar 4, 2009 by

The health benefits of exercise are numerous and undeniable. But some doubt has always existed on whether persons with heart disease...

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Heart Health Adversely Affected by Air Pollution

Mar 3, 2009 by

Heart or cardiovascular health is actually strongly affected by the presence of pollutants in the air. Indeed, dirty air can affect...

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Running and Health of Elderly Persons – Positive Link Shown

Mar 3, 2009 by

An American study has shown a positive link between running and health of elderly persons. This study dispels myths about how running...

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Particles Produced By Laser Printers Harmful to Human Health

Feb 19, 2009 by

The number of potential indoor health hazards in our homes and offices just seems to get more and more. A recent study carried out at...

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Brand Name Heart Drugs Found To Be No Better Than Generic Counterparts

Feb 4, 2009 by

A study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association has found that brand-name drugs which treat heart disease are not...

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Religion Linked to Longer Life

Feb 4, 2009 by

Religion – there is possibly no other topic which can evoke as much discussion and debate as it. And a recent study, termed the...

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Public Smoking Bans Could Reduce Overall Heart Attack Rates; Dangers of Second-H...

Jan 7, 2009 by

On 1 July 2003, Pueblo, Colo banned cigarette smoking in work venues as well as other indoor public places. Three years after the...

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The Health Benefits and Nutritional Value of Beans

Jan 7, 2009 by

Welcome to the world of magic beans! Beans are a great source of nutrients and a wonderful addition to a healthy diet. Studies have...

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Heart Health Negatively Affected By Undesirable Lifestyle Habits Arising From St...

Dec 26, 2008 by

A recent study at the University College London has found that stress raises the risk of heart problems, including heart attack, by...

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Eating Nuts Reduces Risk of Death from Heart Disease

Dec 26, 2008 by

In August 2008, the Harvard School of Public Health released findings of research – the Nurses’ Health Study, which had followed...

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Cancer Drug Avastin Increases Risk of Blood Clots When Taken Together with Chemo...

Dec 26, 2008 by

According to recent research at the Stony Brook University Cancer Center, Avastin, the cancer drug, increases the risk of blood clot...

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Air Pollutants Found To Damage Blood Vessels

Dec 26, 2008 by

Air pollution is bad for the lungs, the nose and the throat. That is pretty obvious. Now, a study earlier this year, conducted by the...

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Music Which Brings Joy Can Improve Heart Health

Nov 29, 2008 by

Emotions, such as laughter, affect heart health. Now, a study recently presented at the American Heart Association’s annual meeting...

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Drinking More Water Can Reduce Death from Heart Attacks

Nov 29, 2008 by

A study conducted a Loma Linda University found that adults who drank 5 or more glasses of water per day were about 50% less likely to...

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Do Vitamin C and Vitamin E Improve Heart Health?

Nov 28, 2008 by

Recently, results from the Physicians’ Health Study II were to be presented at the American Heart Association’s 2008 Scientific...

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