Shares Oct 19, 2015 02:14 AM EDT
Dietary supplements cause more than 20,000 visits to emergency rooms each year, with many of the injuries in young adults who took supplements marketed for weight loss or as energy boosters.
Shares Oct 16, 2015 12:44 AM EDT
A study found that people with diabetes who drank a glass of red wine with dinner and ate a Mediterranean diet had better cholesterol levels than those who drank mineral water and ate the same diet.
Shares Oct 16, 2015 03:56 AM EDT
It is reported in a recent study that almost 23,000 people are sent to the ER with 2,000 of these cases serious enough for hospital admission.
Shares Oct 16, 2015 05:43 AM EDT
A new study shows that greater access to fast food chains has a huge impact on the children's development and long-term bone health.
Shares Oct 14, 2015 03:01 AM EDT
Studies on the effect of sitting for hours each day have produced conflicting results. A new study saus that prolonged sitting may not be damaging to your health if you engage in regular exercise.
Shares Oct 10, 2015 07:34 PM EDT
A small study has found that weight-loss surgery may have reduced the risk of endometrial cancer in obese women.
Shares Oct 08, 2015 02:09 AM EDT
Health officials are reporting that more hospitals are encouraging new mothers to breastfeed their babies. Hospital practices that promote breastfeeding make the difference in whether and how long babies are breastfed
Shares Oct 07, 2015 09:24 PM EDT
A new study suggests that people who undergo weight loss surgery have an increased risk of suicide.
Shares Sep 30, 2015 12:27 AM EDT
A study has confirmed that people who are inactive for hours each day have an increased risk of diabetes and heart disease even if they get regular exercise.
The association between being inactive and risk factors for diabetes and cardiovascular disease was s…
Shares Sep 24, 2015 11:56 PM EDT
If you want to lose weight, then you need to fast longer. The problem is Americans eat for hours. Not only that, a good portion of the daily caloric intake is eaten at night.
Shares Sep 23, 2015 05:33 PM EDT
The percentage of adults who are obese has held steady in all but five states.Arkansas had the highest adult obesity rate at 35.9%, while Colorado had the lowest at 21.3%.
Shares Sep 22, 2015 10:42 PM EDT
Gen Ys or millennials may have to put more effort than their forebears when it comes to exercising and eating right, says a new study.
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