Can Changing Your Diet Decrease Your Risk of Alzheimer’s?

Can Changing Your Diet Decrease Your Risk of Alzheimer’s?

A healthy diet isn’t just good for your body — it’s good for your brain and may help to ward off Alzheimer’s disease, ...
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Preventive Measures Against Alzheimer’s Still Uncertain, Report Finds

Preventive Measures Against Alzheimer’s Still Uncertain, Report Finds

Many factors have been suggested to reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, from consuming certain foods in our diet to increasing the ...
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Exercise During Pregnancy Benefits Baby’s Heart

Exercise During Pregnancy Benefits Baby’s Heart

Exercise during pregnancy benefits not just the mother’s heart, but her baby’s heart as well, a new study finds. The results show regular ...
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Hypertension Death Rate Drops, But Fatalities Still High

Hypertension Death Rate Drops, But Fatalities Still High

Even though death rates for people with high blood pressure have decreased since the 1970s, they are still higher than those of people ...
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More Years of Schooling Have Healthful Effect on Blood Pressure

More Years of Schooling Have Healthful Effect on Blood Pressure

People who’ve completed more levels of education have lower blood pressure than their less-educated counterparts, and the effect is especially strong in women, ...
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Heavy Beer Drinkers Increase Their Gastric Cancer Risk

Heavy Beer Drinkers Increase Their Gastric Cancer Risk

Heavy beer drinkers have an increased risk of gastric cancer, especially if they possess a certain gene variant, a new study suggests. People ...
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Weight Gain: How Food Actually Puts on Pounds

Weight Gain: How Food Actually Puts on Pounds

There seems to be no end to the variety of diets for losing weight. The Mediterranean diet, the Atkins diet and the South ...
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Want a Smaller Waist? Take More Breaks From Sitting

Want a Smaller Waist? Take More Breaks From Sitting

Taking short breaks from sitting, even for only one minute, might whittle your waistline and improve your heart health, according to a new ...
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New Rules on Vitamin D and Calcium: Most People Get Enough

New Rules on Vitamin D and Calcium: Most People Get Enough

Contrary to some earlier findings, most Americans and Canadians are getting enough vitamin D and calcium, according to a new report from the ...
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