Patients dealing with diabetes may also be at an increased risk for other health issues, including coronary heart disease (CHD). The findings of a recent study show that for women in particular, diabetes can increase the risk of developing CHD.
Go ahead and soak up some the sun, but don't forget to wash down some sunscreen before you hit the beach.
Increased consumption of vitamin E rich oils is linked to reduced lung function and possibly asthma, a new study reveals.
Children who need cochlear implants may be up to five times more likely to experience cognitive delays than those with normal hearing, including increased risk of problems with conceptual learning, working memory and controlled attention.
Another day at the office might be particularly stressful for some. Yet recent research shows that even the majority of Americans who complain about their jobs may find it less taxing than their home environment.
A recent study shows that patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) can greatly benefit from changes in diet. For those suffering from the lung disease, which includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis, eating certain healthy foods can reduce the risk of breathing problems.
Yelp is an “online urban guide” and business review sites founded in 2004 and headquartered in San Francisco. Users/reviewers typically use it to comment about restaurants and bars, and it recently proved to help identify food poisonings.
On Thursday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration reported that St. Louis based Sherman Produce Co. and Massachusetts prepared foods manufacturer Lansal Inc., recalled hummus and walnuts because of a possible listeria contamination.
Earlier this week it was announced that the British government would revive the Longitude Prize, which was first established in 1714 in order to solve pressing scientific problems. The public will vote on which problem they feel is greatest.
The Chikungunya virus is transmitted to people by mosquitoes, of which the common symptoms are fever and joint pain. Various countries in the Caribbean have seen thousands of cases of the virus, especially in the past few days.
The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) of Britain and other law enforcement agents arrested 237 people and seized $31.4 million of counterfeit and unlicensed medicines between May 11 and May 21.