Wellness

Effective ways to treat high blood pressure in people with sleep apnea

Effective ways to treat high blood pressure in people with sleep apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea -- a disorder that affects nearly one out of four people between the ages of 30 and 70 -- is a...
New weight-loss method can cut obesity risk by 50%

New weight-loss method can cut obesity risk by 50%

A new study has identified two self-regulation strategies effective in preventing weight gain among young adults. At the end of the three-year study, researchers showed...
Weight Loss Surgery Can Dramatically Change Gut Microbes and Metabolic Function

Weight Loss Surgery Can Dramatically Change Gut Microbes and Metabolic Function

Obesity, already a global epidemic, is on the rise. Over one third of the U.S. population is currently afflicted, according to the Centers for...
Carbs During Workouts Help Immune System Recovery

Carbs During Workouts Help Immune System Recovery

Dr Jonathan Peake and Dr Oliver Neubauer, from QUT's Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, led a research review of studies about exercise and...
More frequent sexual activity can boost brain power in older adults

More frequent sexual activity can boost brain power in older adults

More frequent sexual activity has been linked to improved brain function in older adults, according to a study by the universities of Coventry and...
Marriage could make men fatter, says new study

Marriage could make men fatter, says new study

Being married makes men gain weight, and the early days of fatherhood add to the problem. The study shows that married men have a higher...
How Porn affects Your Sexual Function

How Porn affects Your Sexual Function

In a recent study, scientists find that men who prefer pornography to real-world sexual encounters might find themselves caught in a trap. They are unable...
Brief heat shock reduces protein aggregation in a C. elegans model of Huntington's disease.

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger

Biologists have known for decades that enduring a short period of mild stress makes simple organisms and human cells better able to survive additional...
Older people who feel close to God have well-being

Older people who feel close to God have well-being

The more they pray, the better they feel. As people grow older, those who are securely attached to God are more likely to have a...
5 Exercises That Do Wonders for Your Health

5 Exercises That Do Wonders for Your Health

If you’re not an athlete or serious exerciser — and want to work out for your health or to fit in your clothes better...