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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Financial Incentives Helped To Inspire Weight Loss

Sep 16, 2014 by

A study which involved 57 obese adults, of which the majority was men, found that the use of financial incentives resulted in three...

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Study Finds Teenage Girls Who Smoke Develop Larger Waistlines

Sep 16, 2014 by

Many young girls smoke thinking that it helps to keep them slim. It is thus very ironic that, in a study carried out by the Department...

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Blood Vitamin C Levels Inversely Related To Blood Pressure

Sep 16, 2014 by

A study published in 2008 had found an inverse relationship between blood vitamin C levels and blood pressure, as well as change in...

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Watching TV Raises Chances Of ADD And Overeating In Children

Sep 16, 2014 by

According to research carried out at the Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle, television has a negative...

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Study Reveals One’s Nearby Living Environment Affects Blood Pressure

Sep 16, 2014 by

A study published in 2008 in the Journal Epidemiology has reported that the surrounding neighborhood which a person resides in has a...

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Lack Of Sleep Could Raise Risk Of Prostate Cancer And Emotional Problems: Studie...

Jan 23, 2014 by

Separate recent studies have pointed to the potential harmful effects on health of one common lifestyle habit these days – lack...

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Obesity Could Shorten Your Life By Almost 4 Years: Study

Jan 22, 2014 by

A recent study published online in the American Journal of Public Health has revealed that American adults who were obese died an...

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Research Suggests Married People Could Be Healthier

Jan 20, 2014 by

Recent research has revealed that people who are married enjoy better health than those who are not. This applies to both physical and...

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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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Children’s Health Harmed by Media Exposure

Sep 5, 2009 by

Our exposure to mass media today is immense, almost to a frightening level. And, without realizing it, we are being brainwashed every...

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Drinking Water Supplies Contain Harmful Chemicals

Sep 5, 2009 by

There is little or no doubt that synthetic chemicals harm our health. Part of attaining good health thus entails minimizing our...

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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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PMS Risk Raised By Smoking

Sep 2, 2009 by

Among the many harmful lifestyle, dietary and environmental factors which do damage to one’s health, smoking is probably top of...

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Constipation Harming Children’s Health

Sep 2, 2009 by

Conventional medical wisdom says it’s fine to move your bowels only once in a couple of days, as long as your pattern is...

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Pregnant Mothers’ Exposure to Hairspray Increases Risk of Hypospadias, a C...

Sep 2, 2009 by

The modern world we live in today is quite literally a minefield of dangerous toxins and chemicals, none more so than for a pregnant...

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High Blood Pressure Risk Increases With Lack of Vitamin D

Sep 2, 2009 by

Not enough can be said about the health benefits of vitamin D. The research study highlighted in the following article sheds some...

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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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Wikipedia Is Probably Not Your Best Source of Drug Information

Sep 2, 2009 by

Wikipedia, the free-to-use online encyclopedia, has become the information source of choice for many internet users. And that includes...

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Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria from Chicken Farming May Be Polluting the Environm...

Sep 2, 2009 by

Some of the main dangers of commercial meat and animal farming today is linked to the use of antibiotics. Such drugs are used to fight...

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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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CT Scans, MRIs and other Imaging Tests – Costly and Harmful

Sep 2, 2009 by

If you have ever taken a CT scan or MRI, which is most likely the case, you would know just how costly these tests are. And, do you...

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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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Exercise Can Lengthen Life, and It’s Never Too Late to Begin

Jun 14, 2009 by

Exercise and physical activity boost health and increase longevity. For many of us, though, in particular those who have reached a...

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Does Exercise Damage the Knees and Ankles? – Study Says No

Jun 14, 2009 by

Everybody knows that exercise is critical for good health and vitality. Yet exercise, especially higher impact ones such as jogging,...

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Prevent Cataracts and Age-Related Macular Degeneration – Exercise and Othe...

Jun 14, 2009 by

In one’s latter years, degeneration of eye health is almost taken to be a given. But there are simple and important steps we can...

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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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Overweight Teenagers Linked to Excessive Weight Gain in Mothers During Pregnancy

Jun 14, 2009 by

Everywhere you look, there seems to be many overweight and obese people nowadays. And that applies even to teenagers and children. The...

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Being Overweight May Shorten Life; Effects May Be as Bad as Smoking

Jun 14, 2009 by

Smoking has already emerged has one of the major killers in the world today. Evidence, though, is growing that excess body weight is...

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Lose Weight and Avoid Weight Gain – Two Simple Tips

Jun 14, 2009 by

Obesity and being overweight has quite literally become an epidemic in the developed world. With it, demand for quick-fix weight loss...

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