Coffee May Have Positive Effect On Weight Loss
For coffee drinkers around the world having that hot cup of java in the morning can mean the difference between making it through the day and needing a nap by noon
New Study Finds Fruits and Nuts To Lower First Time Stroke Risk
It has long been known that keeping your weight at a healthy level and eating nutritious foods can assist in reducing the risk of heart attacks and stroke in men and women of all ages, but recent studies have found that by eating Mediterranean diets, and actively participating in exercise you can lower the risk of a first time stroke quite significantly.
Getting Your Teen To Take Their Medications Correctly
Being the parent of a child with special needs or a disorder can be complicated enough without having to deal with them not taking their medication properly.
Fast Food May Drop Your Child's IQ
Fast food is quick, easy, and convenient, and while it is no longer cheaper than making a meal at home, it still tops the list of food items that people put in their mouths, especially in countries like the United States.
Smoking Could Lead To Additional Pain In Injured Patients
Smoking has long been recognized as a harmful habit, and a fatal one at that, but new research has shown that smoking may also increase pain that people feel from spinal cord injuries and other pain.
Yoga Might Be The Best Treatment For Your Back
Chronic back pain is a problem that plagues many Americans and global citizens worldwide, and while there are some explanations for a number of the symptoms that people receive over time due to various conditions, some back pain goes unexplained and untreated.
New Study Shows Progress In Alzheimer's Research
A recently published study found in the eLife journal shows that there is finally news on the possibility of fighting Alzheimer’s. The researchers have found that by regenerating connections that have been damaged in brain cells affected by the disease, memories that have been lost could potentially be restored.
Your E-Reader May Be Keeping You Up At Night
With most of the world running on the millions of electronic gadgets floating around the planet, it only makes sense that the good old fashioned book would be replaced with something technological as well, but new research shows that your e-reader may not be allowing you to get all of the sleep that you need at night.
Studies Find Social Anxiety Disorder To Be Worse Than Previously Thought
One of the worst fears of those who suffer from social anxiety disorder is getting together with a large group of people during a special occasion. This makes the holidays a particularly frightening time for people, as well as birthday parties, and any other event that brings groups together.
Love Hormone May Help Alcohol Addiction
With results that have shocked the medical community, researchers have found that of all the things to help you recover after a long night of drinking alcohol, the love hormone, also known as oxytocin, may be the best bet at sobering you up
Your Irritable Bowel Syndrome May Be Something Else
Stomach issues are a constant diagnosis problem for doctors across America as so many patients report ongoing symptoms that are sometimes untreatable.
More Than 8 Hours of Sleep Could Be Unhealthy
Despite the mountains of research that sleep is absolutely essential for the survival of the human body, new reports have found that too much of it might just impede your health.
Weight Loss and Plastic Surgery
While the battle for an aesthetically pleasing body doesn’t plague every American, it has quickly become recognized as an important part of Western culture. Represented by magazine covers, blockbuster movie posters, and even food advertisements, having a thin body and flawless skin seems to be the norm for celebrities.
Older Adults May Be More Likely To Drink Higher Levels Of Alcohol
With all of the buzz constantly surfacing about teens and drinking, you would think that young Americans in their late teens and early twenties would be the most common drinkers, but a new study has provided information that is just the opposite.
Couples Better To Succeed In Weight Loss As A Unit
It has long been recognized that having a “workout buddy” or “diet partner” makes it much easier to get motivated and lose weight, but a recent study performed by doctoral student Laura Cobb at the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has shown that in married couples, it pays to have both partners attempting the same workout plan
Sleep Disorders In Youngsters Could Be More Problematic Than You Think
It can be easy to assume that your little one is getting enough sleep, particularly if they are waking while you are asleep; however, it is not uncommon for kids to have problems falling asleep, or staying asleep, just as adults do. Insomnia in children and teenagers might not be a majority issue, but with more than twenty-five percent suffering from these disorders, it’s difficult to avoid worrying
Social Networking May Be The Answer To Your Smoking Addiction
A recent study published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, has found that while the patch and gum have helped in the past, the new hero in the fight against cigarette addiction is Twitter.
Exercising During Pregnancy Has Become More Than A Medical Suggestion
The view on women and what they can and cannot do during pregnancy has changed drastically in even just the past decade.
There's More Than Meets The Eye To Oral Birth Control
For women, the question of birth control usually has a very simple answer, but with so much new technology and innovation in the sexual health industry, there’s much more to consider than simply condoms or pills.
Teenagers Who Don't Sleep Enough May Be In Trouble
While it is commonly understood that teens tend to sleep, eat, and recreate on their own schedules, recent research has shown that this may not be in their best interest, particularly where sleep is concerned.