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Omega-3 Fats Won’t Lower Your Risk Of Developing Cancer, Study Finds

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Mar 11, 2020 … New research shows that omega-3 supplements may slightly raise a man’s risk of having prostate cancer. Scientists also say evidence also reveals a small reduction in one’s odds of developing coronary heart disease. NORWICH, England — Omega-3 fats have long been viewed as a natural aid in the fight against conditions like cancer, heart disease, and…

Study: 1 In 8 Americans With Heart Disease Neglect Medication Due To High Cost

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Nov 25, 2019 … DALLAS — The high cost of health care in the United States is a difficult burden for many working class Americans. Yet the question of how to rectify the problem continues to carry heavy political and partisan baggage. As politicians and pundits seemingly debate endlessly on the subject, a disturbing new study finds that millions of Americans with…

Drinking during young adulthood linked to blood vessels aging faster, heart disease

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Aug 23, 2021 … SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France — Drinking can often seem like a right of passage for adolescents moving into young adulthood. However, a new study reveals drinking may also put them on the highway to heart disease. Researchers have discovered a link between alcohol consumption as a young adult and aging blood vessels — which stiffens the arteries…

All men and women created equal: Differences in brain size between sexes are ‘tiny and inconsistent’

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Aug 08, 2021 … NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. — Maybe men aren’t from Mars and women are from Venus after all. A recent study reveals that the only difference between the brains of the two sexes is size, with women’s brains being 11% smaller. However, this is about the same as physical size difference from men. Although, different mental illnesses…

Being ‘fat but fit’ really is impossible: Doctor says term is ‘misleading, should be avoided’

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Jun 22, 2021 … GLASGOW, Scotland — The idea that people can be “fat but fit” is one that’s been long debated among health experts. But according to a new study, the ability to be in good shape and obese really is just wishful thinking. Researchers at the University of Glasgow say obese people with a healthy metabolic profile…

Drinking alcohol in moderation ‘beneficially impacts the brain-heart connection’

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May 06, 2021 … WASHINGTON — For all the people who enjoy going to happy hour after work to “blow off some steam,” they may actually be on to something. A new study reveals drinking moderate amounts of alcohol can reduce stress-related signals which could cause heart disease. Researchers with the American College of Cardiology say this is the first…

Drinking cocoa and other flavanol-rich foods can protect against stress-related heart damage

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Apr 01, 2021 … BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom — A cup of hot chocolate can be a perfect accompaniment to a snowy day. Now, researchers say drinking some cocoa may also be great for relieving stress. Their study finds consuming flavanols — abundant in many fruits, vegetables, and cocoa — can protect against damage due to mental stress. A team from…

Coronavirus can enter a person’s brain through their nose, autopsies reveal

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Dec 01, 2020 … BERLIN, Germany — Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, the fear has been COVID-19 reaching a patient’s respiratory system and damaging the lungs. A new study finds the virus can also enter a person’s brain through their nose. Researchers in Germany say this explains symptoms including loss of smell and taste, headaches, fatigue, nausea, and dizziness. In…

Social isolation puts women at higher risk for high blood pressure than men

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Oct 30, 2020 … Author: “Among older adults, social isolation is the largest known risk factor for mortality, equal only to smoking.” VANCOUVER, British Columbia — It’s no secret that the coronavirus pandemic has forced millions of people to be more isolated than they normally are. Studies have revealed the negative impact this can have on a person’s mental and…

Artificially sweetened drinks may be just as bad for your heart as sugary beverages

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Oct 27, 2020 … WASHINGTON — Sugary drinks are a popular target of health experts and even local governments. While many try to curb the public’s intake of sugar, a study finds a common alternative to these drinks may be just as bad. Researchers in France say artificially sweetened drinks also increase the risk for heart disease. Until now, the…

COVID-19 leaves bucket lists in limbo: 7 in 10 fear poor health will cut memorable life experiences short

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Aug 25, 2020 … DALLAS — From birthdays to “bucket list” travel vacations, life is full of memorable moments. Unfortunately, health issues sometimes get in the way of our ability to live a full life. As the COVID-19 pandemic keeps spreading, a new survey finds seven in 10 Americans worry poor health will cut memorable moments and milestones short. The…

Eating Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower may boost blood vessel health

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Aug 24, 2020 … .JOONDALUP, Australia – Our parents may have been on to something when they told us to eat our vegetables. According to researchers at Edith Cowan University (ECU) in Australia, eating more cruciferous vegetables (such as broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, and cabbage) could be the key better blood vessel health. In the study, the researchers looked…