Sudden income drops in early adulthood linked with risk of heart disease later

(Reuters Health) - The risk of heart disease and premature death may be higher for people who experience sudden, unpredictable income drops in early adulthood, a new study suggests. Young adults with...

Workplace bullying and violence tied to higher risk of heart problems

(Reuters Health) - People who are bullied or exposed to violence on the job may be more likely to develop cardiovascular disease than individuals who don’t deal with these challenges at work, a...

How to get rid of visceral fat: Six foods to include in your diet...

Visceral fat is considered the most harmful body fat and that’s because of where it’s stored. Belly fat which is visible on the outside of a person’s body is known as subcutaneous fat,...

Air pollution is cutting the global life expectancy by up to TWO YEARS, worldwide...

Air pollution is shaving years off of the global life expectancy, a shocking new study has found.Researchers found that in the US and UK, the life expectancy of someone born today would only be...

The first humanist lead chaplain in the NHS

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High blood pressure: Cutting out this popular condiment will reduce BP reading

The more salt you eat, the higher your blood pressure will be. So how much salt should you actually eat?The NHS advises eating less than 6g of salt a day, which is about...

Dry January: Doctor’s seven steps to giving up drinking in the New Year

Dry January has become an annual movement in which millions of people take up the challenge of giving up alcohol for a month. But it isn’t just another challenge to complete - drinking...

Boy, two, has his arms and legs amputated because of a mystery infection that...

A toddler was forced to have the lower part of all four of his limbs amputated after being struck down by a mystery infection. Jeremiah Cox, two, started to develop a fever on September...

Vascular dementia: Six symptoms to look out for to detect the disease early

Vascular dementia is a common type of dementia caused by reduced blood flow to the brain, which damages and eventually kills the brain cells.The symptoms can come on suddenly or gradually, and tend...

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