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Moderate alcohol drinking linked to less chronic pain and depression

Moderate alcohol drinking linked to less chronic pain and depression

In a new study, researchers found drinking alcohol moderately is linked to reduced depression and chronic pain. The research was conducted by pain researchers from...
Opioid use linked to dangerous heart infection

Opioid use linked to dangerous heart infection

A new study has shown that opioid use is linked to a higher risk of a dangerous heart infection. The heart infection is infective endocarditis....
5 big signs of metabolic syndrome

5 big signs of metabolic syndrome

A metabolic syndrome is a group of health conditions linked to insulin resistance. The disorder is associated with many chronic diseases, such as obesity, type...
What happens when you eat too much salt

What happens when you eat too much salt?

It is common to add salt to virtually everything—meat, potatoes, vegetables, and even some fruits. Although in small doses it is okay to eat salt,...
Resistance training could benefit people with prediabetes

Resistance training could benefit people with prediabetes

In a new study, researchers found exercise, especially resistance training, could benefit people with prediabetes. It can protect them from type 2 diabetes. The research...
Less TV time, better breakfast may give you a healthy heart

Less TV time, better breakfast may give you a healthy heart

In two new studies, researchers found people who spent less time watching TV and regularly ate a healthy breakfast had better heart health. They had...
Vaping vs. smoking cannabis- Which is safer

Vaping vs. smoking cannabis: Which is safer?

A recent study from Johns Hopkins Medicine has shown that compared with smoking cannabis, vaping cannabis could increase short-term anxiety, paranoia, memory loss, and...
Daily ibuprofen may protect against Alzheimer’s disease

Daily ibuprofen may protect against Alzheimer’s disease

In a recent study, researchers found a daily intake of the non-prescription NSAID ibuprofen could help prevent Alzheimer’s disease if started early enough. The research...
Colon cancer screening and prevention- What you should know

Colon cancer screening and prevention: What you should know

Colon, or the large intestine, is a critical part of your digestive system and plays a big role in your overall health. Unhealthy lifestyles, such...
Two thyroid problems may make heart failure worse

Two thyroid problems may make heart failure worse

In a recent study, researchers found two thyroid disorders might make heart failure worse. The two disorders are subclinical hypothyroidism and low T3 syndrome. Both disorders...