A study among postmenopausal women in China has shown that those with the highest risk of metabolic syndrome were those with a low level of estrogen and vitamin D.
Researchers have found two chemical substances that are effective against dangerous bacteria. The source of these healing substances? The poison of a Mexican scorpion.
Researchers found that women who slept with light or a television in the room were at greater risk of weight gain and obesity during a 6-year study.
Latest news about mental health Tuesday, June 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) – Of the more than 4 million Americans who use prescription opioids, more than half also drink binge drink, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In other words, people who drink alcohol are twice as likely to abuse opioids as […]
WEDNESDAY June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) – In a setback for health professionals trying to control the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the first three cases of the often deadly virus have been confirmed on the outskirts of Uganda. Latest news about infectious diseases The cases are three family members who arrived […]
WEDNESDAY June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) – Obesity can aggravate multiple sclerosis symptoms, researchers say. Their study included 140 patients with the relapsing-remitting form of MS, meaning that patients have periods of seizures, followed by periods of remission without or with few symptoms. The researchers discovered that obesity was associated with more severe disabilities at […]
Van Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest fitness and fitness news WEDNESDAY June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) – Apart from the pure pleasure of owning a pet, having a dog has a positive effect on well-being and even personal growth in many ways. Care for a dog teaches the responsibility of children and offers everyone in the […]
WEDNESDAY June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) – It's not just mothers: just before Father's Day, a new survey shows that about half of American fathers say they criticize their parenting styles. The way they enforced discipline was at the top of the list of things that Naysayers called them, with two-thirds of the criticisms on […]
Latest news about mental health WEDNESDAY, June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) – A new study shows that about 22% of people living in conflict areas suffer from mental health problems. Common problems are depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, according to the World Health Organization. About 9% have a moderate to severe […]
A first study shows that consuming more and more red meat over a period of 8 years increases the risk of death in the next 8 years.