alcohol consumption

Higher Alcohol Consumption Leads to Greater Loss of Muscle Tissue in Postmenopausal Women

CLEVELAND, Ohio (June 7, 2017)—If you feel as though you can’t do as much physically as you’ve gotten older, there may be a reason....
soda tax

As California Weighs Soda Warning Labels, Soda Tax In Berkeley Shown To Dilute Sales

A new study of the soda tax in Berkeley, Calif., shows that residents are doing what public health experts had hoped — they’re ditching sugary...
dementia

Dementia: Caring For A Loved One? Care For Yourself, Too

Michael Sloss’ mother was diagnosed with dementia about five years ago, and his father a year after that. Now Sloss and his brother care for...
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Study Confirms Benefits of Fennel in Reducing Postmenopause Symptoms

CLEVELAND, Ohio (May 17, 2017)—Fennel, an anise-flavored herb used for cooking, has long been known for its health benefits for a variety of issues,...
Depression

Let’s Talk About Depression

It’s World Health Day on April 7, and this year’s theme is “Depression: Let’s talk”. The day marks the anniversary of the founding of...
Pelham

Demand for organ donations rises

Brian Cape keeps his phone close, waiting for the call that could save his life. The Anderson man is one of around 1,000 people...
hpv

New Vaccine Recommendation Cuts Number Of HPV Shots Children Need

You’d think that a vaccine that protects people against more than a half-dozen types of cancer would have people lining up to get it....
occupational health

Occupational health nurses call for rethink on training

The findings from the survey of more than 1,400 Occupational Health nurses suggest worrying inconsistencies in the quality and level of training, exacerbated by...
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What Women Really Need

Women who lift weights have a different list of nutritional necessities Women who train have nutritional requirements that are different from men and other women....
Thirdhand Smoke

Thirdhand Smoke: A New Worry For Smokers’ Families

Michael Miller, 44, does what most smokers do to protect his sons and daughter from the fumes of his Marlboro Ultra Lights. He takes...