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Any alcohol during conception and pregnancy may harm the baby

Any alcohol during conception and pregnancy may harm the baby

During pregnancy, women need to keep healthy lifestyle behaviors, because it is very important for baby’s development. Healthy lifestyle behaviors include no smoking, no alcohol...
Why self-monitoring of type 2 diabetes is beneficial

Why self-monitoring of type 2 diabetes is beneficial

In a new study, researchers find that self-monitoring of type 2 diabetes combined with electronic feedback can save health care costs especially in sparsely...
6 important nutrients you need for a healthy pregnancy

6 important nutrients you need for a healthy pregnancy

You know that folic acid is essential for having a healthy baby -  taking recommended 400 micrograms (mcg) of folic acid daily before and...
Are sugar-sweetened and diet beverages bad for people with type 2 diabetes

Are sugar-sweetened and diet beverages bad for people with type 2 diabetes?

People with type 2 diabetes tend to avoid sugar in their diet. This is because type 2 diabetes is associated with high level of blood...
5 common food that could help you fight high blood pressure

5 common foods that could help you fight high blood pressure

High blood pressure is a major health burden over the world. If left untreated, the disease can increase the risk of heart attack, heart failure,...
HIV vs. HPV: What you should know

HIV vs. HPV: What you should know

In a video from MSNBC on Thursday, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates mentioned that President Donald Trump asked him about the differences between HIV and...
Best fiber supplements that help fight against diabetes

Best fiber supplements that help fight against diabetes

To people with type 2 diabetes, a healthy diet is very important for controlling the disease. In a new study from the University of Buffalo,...
Best whey protein powders that help cut your risk of heart disease and stroke

Best whey protein powders that help cut your risk of heart disease and stroke

It is known that whey protein powder can help build muscles and improve workout performance. In a recent study from the University of Reading, scientists...
8 main causes of high blood pressure

8 main causes of high blood pressure

Changes, either from genes or the environment, in the body’s normal functions may cause high blood pressure. These causes include changes to kidney fluid and...
7 things that make your blood pressure reading falsely high

7 things that make your blood pressure reading falsely high

For people with high blood pressure or a high risk of the disease, monitoring their blood pressure may become a daily requirement. As more advanced...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...

These two common foods linked to most heart disease, stroke, diabetes

It is known that a diet high in salt and processed meat can bring lots of harms to people’s health. In a recent study, researchers...