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Too much running tied to shorter lifespan, study show

Too much running tied to shorter lifespan

If running 15 miles a week is heart healthy, running 45 miles a week gives you a cardiovascular system three times as clean and strong, right? A new study is sounding the alarm about such thinking, adding to a growing body of research on the topic of excessive endurance exercise. You’ve heard of runner’s high. Researchers now want you to ... Read More »

Married folks have fewer heart problems, Study show

Married folks have fewer heart problems, Study show

A study of more than 3.5 million Americans finds that married people are less likely than singles, divorced or widowed folks to suffer any type of heart or blood vessel problem. That was true at any age, for women as well as for men, and regardless of other heart disease risk factors such as high cholesterol or diabetes. Read More »

Cholesterol Medications : Are statins good for your love life?

Cholesterol Medications : Are statins good for your love life?

Those who take cholesterol-lowering statins to keep their heart health in shape can further chill as statins have now been linked with a significant improvement in erectile function. “For men with erectile dysfunction who need statins to control cholesterol, this may be an extra benefit,” said John B. Kostis from the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at the Rutgers ... Read More »

Kale nutrition facts and health benefits

Kale nutrition facts and health benefits

Kale (pronounced “kayle”), also known as Borecole or BrassicaOleracea, is a green leafy vegetable. It is considered to be a wild cabbage, that comes in green or purple colored varieties. Although available all through the year, kale is widely seen in the market from mid-winter until the spring ends. It is available as dinosaur kale, ornamental kale and curly kale ... Read More »

GlaxoSmithKline Recalls alli in US

Weight Loss Drug Alli Recalled

Big pharma biggie GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has issued a recall all on all of its alli weight loss products in the U.S., including Puerto Rico, over concerns that packages may have been tampered with, resulting in some bottles containing something other than actual alli capsules. Read More »

Autism starts pre-birth, study says

Autism starts pre-birth, study says

A study that examined brains from children who died has bolstered evidence that something before birth might cause autism. Clusters of disorganised brain cells were discovered in tissue samples from brain regions important for regulating social functioning, emotions and communication − which can all be troublesome for children with autism. The abnormalities were found in 10 of 11 children with ... Read More »