• Vitamin C can prevent gout

    29 days ago - By Natural News

    Vitamin C has been reported to prevent and treat infection, heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. Another study has shown that it can also prevent gout. Gout is one of the most common types of arthritis that causes severe pain, swelling, and stiffness in a joint, typically affecting the joint in the big toe...
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  • CVD risk may persist more than a decade after heavy smokers quit

    CVD risk may persist more than a decade after heavy smokers quit

    29 days ago - By Healio

    CHICAGO - CVD risk is reduced within 5 years after quitting smoking, but former smokers may remain at elevated CVD risk for up to 16 years compared with never smokers, according to data presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions.
    “All smokers experience a health benefit from quitting,” Meredith Duncan, MA, PhD student at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, told Cardiology Today. “We observed that, even among heavy former smokers with a lifetime exposure of 20 pack-years or more , risk of cardiovascular disease
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  • Diet Fluctuations May Elevate the Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

    Diet Fluctuations May Elevate the Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Changes in eating patterns may be closely linked to cardiovascular disease and diabetes risk factors, finds a new study.
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