Loneliness can double risk of dying early: Study

Loneliness can double risk of dying early: Study

Men and women who “feel lonely” are more likely to have worse mental health, heart disease conditions and die early than those “living alone”, according to a study. The findings showed that loneliness was associated with a doubled mortality risk in women and nearly doubled risk in men. Both men and women who felt lonely […]

Our Planet Is Tangled In Plastic

Our Planet Is Tangled In Plastic

With Ray Suarez Plastic or the planet? We need to make a choice, or drown in plastic says National Geographic. We’ll dig in. Guests: Laura Parker, staff writer for National Geographic, who specializes in covering climate change and marine environments. () Jenna Jambeck, professor of environmental engineering at the University of Georgia. () Ted Siegler, […]

Carboxytherapy: New Technique Reduces Belly Fat With Carbon Dioxide Injection

Carboxytherapy: New Technique Reduces Belly Fat With Carbon Dioxide Injection

The first trial to assess the effectiveness of carboxytherapy showed that injecting carbon dioxide can reduce fat around the stomach. How does this new noninvasive fat reduction technique works?  ( Michal Jarmoluk | Pixabay ) Carboxytherapy, a new technique that involves injecting carbon dioxide gas into the subcutaneous tissue below the skin, has been found to […]

Picking up your feet

Picking up your feet

The faster you walk, the more it benefits your long-term health, writes Emmanuel Stamatakis. Especially as you age. Some of us like to stroll along and smell the roses, while others march to their destination as quickly as their feet will carry them. A new study has found those who report faster walking have a […]

Three-minute check could halve number of premature births

Half of all premature births could be prevented using simple tests and antibiotics, say scientists. Around 60,000 babies are born prematurely each year – or about one in 12 of all deliveries. Researchers from Imperial College London believe that up to 30,000 of these births are caused by treatable infections. They have developed a three-minute […]

Supplementation with vitamins is recognized as useless

Supplementation with vitamins is recognized as useless

Canadian scientists have come to unexpected conclusions. Today, there are many vitamin supplements that are advertised as firming the entire body a miracle cure, according to the Chronicle.info with reference to the news of Yu. However, the study team of canadian scientists led by Dr. David Jenkins proved popular among the population of pill with […]

Toddlers consuming too much added sugar, study finds

Toddlers consuming too much added sugar, study finds

Toddlers in America are eating too much added sugar, and the problem only gets worse as they get older, a new study conducted by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control found. Extra sugar consumption has been linked to high levels of obesity, cavities, asthma, and risk factors for heart disease later in life. It’s […]

Children with autism 'more likely to have allergies'

Children with autism 'more likely to have allergies'

The study, led by public health scientists at the University of Iowa in the US, suggested both conditions have a shared origin in a child’s developing immune system. However, the study, published in the journal of the American Medical Association, does not provide new evidence of such a link and has limitations that mean its […]