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The Surprising Thing Linked to Hypertension

by Liubov Edwards    •    July 21, 2016

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Living near an airport can be hard on your hearing. A recent study suggest that it is also hard on your heart. The noise produced by jet-powered planes may increase the risk of high blood pressure, especially at night. According to statistics 40% of people living near airport for three years and longer suffer of high blood pressure and more likely to be hospitalized for heart disease and stroke.

One Question Identifies Teens at High Risk of Alcohol Abuse

by Natasha Tracy    •    July 18, 2016

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Teenagers and alcohol is a dangerous combination but professionals are working hard to develop assessment questions that can identify teens at risk of abusing alcohol.

A new study funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), part of the National Institutes of Health in the United States, has found that a single question can assess whether a teen likely has a drinking problem.

Fats or Carbs? Which Diet is the Key to Victory

by Liubov Edwards    •    July 13, 2016

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Doctors and nutritionists have been trying to fight obesity and diabetes for a very long time, and already made it clear that the right diet is a key to victory. But the question is - what diet is the right one?

Are Humans Built to Be Intermittently Fasting?

by Carissa Andrews    •    July 11, 2016

Carissa Andrews is an passionate author and freelancer from Minnesotan with a focus in creative writing.

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Only until very recently, the past hundred or so years, have most humans gotten used to consistently eating three plus meals a day. Before then, meals were far sparser, and certainly more lean when set on a plate. Because of this feast or famine history with eating, there’s a theory circulating that we should be trying to restrict not only the calories we consume, but also restrict how often we eat.

Where the US Presidential Candidates Stand on Health Care

by CANPharmacyKing    •    July 5, 2016

After a rough primary season, the American voters have finally whittled down the contenders for the Presidency to the final two candidates. The Democrats are supporting long time favorite Hillary Clinton, and the Republicans are supporting brash political outsider Donald Trump. While this is a historical and important election for a number of reasons, whoever lives in the White House starting in 2017 will unquestionably affect the future of American health care.


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