Adult Health

Regulating Your Body Processes With Calcium

Regulating Your Body Processes With Calcium

  Calcium is the main structural component of bones ad teeth but did you know that it also controls the contraction of your muscles and transmission of your nerve impulses? ...

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Women with Alzheimer’s may Face Faster Decline than Men

Women with Alzheimer’s may Face Faster Decline than Men

  Washington, United States – Women with Alzheimer’s may face a swifter mental decline than men with the same condition, but researchers are not sure why, according to a study released ...

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5 Things You Need To Know About Scars

5 Things You Need To Know About Scars

  ADULT HEALTH – The normal healing process in human tissue results in a scar. It can occur after a physical trauma or as part of a disease process. Scars ...

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Can Smoking Drive You Mad? Study Suggests It Might

Can Smoking Drive You Mad? Study Suggests It Might

  Paris, France – People who suffer from psychosis are about three times more likely to be smokers, but scientists have long scratched their heads over which one leads to the ...

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Signs Of Aging Appear In Mid-20s, Study Finds

Signs Of Aging Appear In Mid-20s, Study Finds

  Miami, United States – Aging is typically studied in the elderly, but a study released Monday said different rates of aging can be detected as early as the mid-20s. The ...

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Chocolate May Be Good For Your Heart, Study Suggests

Chocolate May Be Good For Your Heart, Study Suggests

  Paris, France – New research has added to tentative evidence that eating chocolate in modest quantities may be good for the heart, its investigators said. Scientists in Britain looked at data from nearly 21,000 people who filled ...

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Diabetes Drug Helps People Lose Weight: Study

Diabetes Drug Helps People Lose Weight: Study

  Miami, United States – Liraglutide, an injectable diabetes drug that US regulators approved last year for weight loss, helped obese people lose an average of 18 pounds (eight kilograms), a yearlong study said Wednesday. ...

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Sugary Drinks May Cause 184,000 Global Deaths A Year: Study

Sugary Drinks May Cause 184,000 Global Deaths A Year: Study

  Washington, United States – Sodas and other sugary drinks may cause up to 184,000 deaths a year worldwide, according to a study published Monday in the journal Circulation. Billed as ...

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