Health News

FTO gene

Obesity is a major public health issue, affecting 300 million people around the world. We already know that obesity is linked to an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, hypertension, stroke and heart disease, And obesity is also known to increase the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in later life.

Baldness and Prostate Cancer

Searching for a Link Between Baldness and Prostate Cancer

Interest in this unlikely duo arose recently when the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) discouraged using prostate specific antigen (PSA) as a screen for prostate cancer in men with no symptoms of the disease.

Know Your Numbers

For a proper understanding of your health, you must know how you stand compared to the normal, healthy condition. Here you can learn about normal blood pressure levels, blood cholesterol levels (and other lipids), and blood sugar levels (also known as blood sugar numbers).

More Microbe Than Human DNA

Could it be that microbes make the man – or woman?

Milk thistle

The main detox organ in your body is your liver – and it needs support to do its job right.

The Truth Behind the Effects that Eggs Have on LDL Cholesterol

eggs health benefits
Who doesn’t love eggs? They’re kind of the perfect food. They’re easy to prepare, they’re…

Are You Vitamin D Deficient? Look For These Signs

vitamin d deficient
Taking vitamin D while you are still in your prime may be good for the body in the long…

Fight Against Diabetes With Turmeric

Turmeric Health Benefits
Within the cornucopia of medicinal plants, few possess such a wide spectrum of qualities…

Breast Cancer Patients

Breast cancer tape
More than 41,000 breast cancer patients die from the disease annually. Breast cancer is…