Category: Health

Oct 01

Health Tip: Child Obesity Affects Bones, Muscles and Joints

Being overweight can cause these problems

Sep 30

Severely Obese Kids At Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Study finds heavier boys face even greater odds of future troubleSource: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes, Heart Diseases, Obesity in Children

Sep 30

CDC Supports New WHO Early Release HIV Treatment and PrEP Guidelines – Media Statement

CDC welcomes today’s announcement by the World Health Organization (WHO) of new Early Release HIV Treatment and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) guidelines that will significantly increase the number of people eligible for life-saving anti-retroviral treatment (ART) and expand access to a powerful tool for preventing HIV among those at greatest risk.

Sep 30

Obesity and Colon Cancer Risk

Source: HealthDay – Related MedlinePlus Pages: Colorectal Cancer, Men’s Health, Obesity

Sep 29

More Than 670 Illnesses Reported in Latest Salmonella Outbreak

Three deaths have also been linked to tainted cucumbers, CDC officials report Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Foodborne Illness, Salmonella Infections

Sep 29

Higher-Protein Diet May Help Some with Type 2 Diabetes

Study finds benefit for those with gene variant related to vitamin D metabolism Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes Type 2, Diets, Weight Control

Sep 29

Video Games May Make Women Pile Up More Than Points

Study suggests they tend to gain weight while gaming, but men don’t Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Obesity, Women’s Health

Sep 29

Sugary Beverages & Your Health

Source: HealthDay – Related MedlinePlus Pages: Carbohydrates, Diabetes Type 2, Heart Diseases, Stroke

Sep 29

More Evidence High-Fiber, Mediterranean Diet Is Good for You

Plant-based regimens can boost fatty acids that lower your risk for diabetes, heart disease, study says

Sep 28

Preschoolers Can Learn Heart-Healthy Lifestyles

Kids benefit from being taught good food and exercise habits, study reports