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.

Beauty Foods: You Are What You Eat

beauty foods
We’ve all heard the old adage, “You are what you eat.” But what about the connection…

An Introduction to Vitamin E and Tocotrienol

Vitamin E Products
Vitamin E. It’s one of the most powerful nutrients a person can take. Yet according to…

Nature’s Remedy for a Blushing Health – Guava

Guava – benefits
A common Asian fruit, Guava has been lately grabbing a lot of interest.

Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease

Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s
A risk factor is something which may increase an individual’s chance of developing a…