Health care professionals consider ‘lifestyle medicine’ to address various chronic illnesses

As more options become available to pursue a healthy lifestyle, from dietary choices to exercise plans to preventative medicine and other advances, one organization—and one South Florida doctor in particular—is leading a movement toward “lifestyle medicine.” The American College of Lifestyle Medicine hosted its annual conference in Orlando recently where health care professionals from around the world convened to discuss […]

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The ‘fool’ that fentanyl made into a millionaire

The photo that flashed onto the courtroom screen showed a young man dead on his bedroom floor, bare feet poking from the cuffs of his rolled up jeans. Lurking on a trash can at the edge of the picture was what prosecutors said delivered this death: an ordinary, U.S. Postal Service envelope. It had arrived with 10 round, blue pills […]

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Sedentary lifestyle for 20 years linked to doubled mortality risk compared to being active

Two decades of a sedentary lifestyle is associated with a two times risk of premature death compared to being physically active, according to results from the HUNT study presented today at ESC Congress 2019 together with the World Congress of Cardiology. Study author Dr. Trine Moholdt of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway said: “Our findings imply […]

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Listeria OUTBREAK: Three dead in UK news – what is it? Symptoms of fatal bacteria

Listeria is a deadly bacteria that can be found in food. Three people has died after contracting the bacteria from meat. Public Health England (PHE) said sandwiches and salads linked to the cases have been withdrawn and the supplier, The Good Food Chain, has voluntarily ceased production while the investigation continues. PHE said The Good Food Chain had been supplied […]

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Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Eat this ONE thing in summer to reduce blood sugar levels

Whether you’re planning a holiday or deciding to stay in the UK, it’s important to watch your diet if you have type-2 diabetes. Medication is one of the ways to manage blood sugar levels, but there are natural ways of keeping the glucose down. According to Dr Sarah Brewer, who is working in association with CuraLin, travelling can have an […]

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Study highlights importance of healthy lifestyle during menopause

Australian research has further debunked the myth that people gain weight during menopause, adding to existing opinion that there is instead a redistribution of weight during this period. According to research from the Australian National University, published in American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology this month, while women do gain weight as they age, it is not attributable to the […]

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What is a stroke? Symptoms, causes and how to treat the brain condition

This month, the Stroke Association is pushing its Make May Purple campaign. The event aims to raise awareness for those who have been affected by the life-threatening medical condition. It also aims to educate the public about its causes and symptoms. Here’s everything you need to know about the illness. What is stroke? A stroke occurs when blood supply to […]

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The New Moon In Taurus Has BIG Things In Store For Your Zodiac Sign

There’s something about the beginning of May that makes you feel like something big is on the horizon. The weather is still warm (most days), and you’re so close to the unofficial start of the winter season, you can almost taste the red wine and carb-heavy comfort food.   Well, this year, the universe really is dishing out some serious […]

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High blood pressure symptoms: This one drink could lower your bp reading

According to the NHS, high blood pressure affects one in four people living in the UK. Hypertension can increase a person’s risk of heart disease and stroke, so it’s important to study the symptoms of the condition. Luckily, there are plenty of ways that can help you lower your bp naturally – including your diet. So what drink can prevent […]

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Women reveal two words that leave them feeling weak at the knees

Using this dominant phrase in the bedroom could send your partner wild. Apparently, ladies “melt” when their lovers beckon them closer. Here are the two words that have been described as the “sexiest thing ever”. A Twitter user, who goes by the pseudonym @wildfeels, revealed the two words that make her “melt”. She wrote: “Am I the only girl who […]

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