Updated AHA/ACC guidelines intended to improve CV health
NEW ORLEANS - The latest version of the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association prevention guidelines includes two ways to enhance heart health never...
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Glyphosate is the next Big Tobacco. Thousands of lawsuits could bankrupt Monsanto / Bayer
Everybody loves a good David and Goliath story. Few things provide as much satisfaction as watching the little guy take on a gigantic, evil corporation and win. Of course...
23 hours ago - Natural News
ACC/AHA guidance for preventing heart disease, stroke released
Adopting a heart healthy eating plan, getting more exercise, avoiding tobacco and managing known risk factors are among the key recommendations in the 2019 Primary Prevention...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
ACC/AHA guideline for prevention of cardiovascular disease released
The choices we make every day can have a lasting effect on our heart and vascular health. Adopting a heart healthy eating plan, getting more exercise, avoiding tobacco and...
1 day ago - News Medical - 5 articles
European Countries See a Reduction In Smoking Among Older People
This change of heart over smoking has been brought about by the increases in tobacco taxes and smoke-free policies already introduced in European countries, finds a new study.
3 days ago - Medindia Health
States Raising Smoking Age to Combat Teen Vaping
Newly released numbers from the 2018 National Youth Tobacco Survey show more than 3.6 million teens used e-cigarettes in 2018. Those numbers include a 78% increase from 2017 in...
4 days ago - Web MD
Tobacco, E-Cigarette Lobbyists Circle as F.D.A. Chief Exits
Juul and Big Tobacco have lobbied for months to protect themselves from aspects of the F.D.A.'s crackdown. As Scott Gottlieb leaves, they see an opening.
5 days ago - NY Times
Tobacco giants pushed Capri Sun and Kool-Aid on kids with cigarette tactics
Secret documents bequeathed to the University of California, San Francisco reveal that Big Tobacco companies used sweet flavors, bright colors and cartoons to hook kids on punch.
5 days ago - Daily Mail
How Big Tobacco Hooked Children on Sugary Drinks
Researchers combing through archives discovered that cigarette makers had applied their marketing wizardry to sweetened beverages and turned generations of children into loyal...
5 days ago - NY Times
Acupuncture found as effective as nicotine replacement therapy for helping people quit smoking
A study reports that acupuncture is as effective as nicotine replacement therapy in helping people stop smoking. The study, which was published in the journal Chest, aimed to...
6 days ago - Natural News
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FDA Approves First Drug for Postpartum Depression
The drug, Zulesso , is delivered via intravenous infusion.
New Method to identify Cancerous DNA in Blood of Lung Cancer Patients
New method detects cancerous genetic material in blood samples of lung cancer patients accurately, according to a new research.
Can High-Potency Pot Make You Psychotic?
As many as 1 in 5 newly diagnosed cases of psychosis might be linked to daily cannabis use, according to data gathered from 11 hospitals across Europe.
Kale Is a Surprise on 2019's 'Dirty Dozen' List
For the report, researchers ranked pesticide contamination of 47 fruits and vegetables based on an analysis of more than 40,000 samples taken by the USDA and FDA.
Drinking Very Hot Tea May Up Esophageal Cancer Risk
Drinking too hot tea regularly can put you at a higher risk esophageal cancer, reveals a new study.
Rates of dementia have dropped 15% per decade since the 1980s
Researchers led by Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, studied almost 60,000 people to find individual dementia risk in the West is lower than in the 1980s.
Unknown Benefits of Cholesterol-lowering Drugs Identified
Statins were beneficial during heart attacks and cancer cell metastasis, found out by scientists while exploring it's side effects.
Simple Blood Test can Determine the Preterm Birth Rate in Low-resource Countries
Simple blood test and mathematical model can precisely identify preterm babies without ultrasound, reports a new study
Playing Video Game May Help Stroke Survivors Move Again
New customized video game called myoelectric computer interface helped retrain stroke survivors' arm muscles into moving more normally, finds a new study.
Air pollution may damage a man's ability to perform in the bedroom
A study by Guangzhou Medical University in China found that exposing male rats to regular doses of petrol and diesel exhaust gases reduced their ability to respond to sexual...