Health News Roundup


List of Most Addictive Foods, Measles Update...

The top ten most addictive items were: chocolate, ice cream, French fries, pizza, cookies, chips, cakes, popcorn (buttered), cheeseburgers and muffins.

February 27, 2015 / 3 min read


Simple Diet Solution: Eat More Fiber; New...

Simply eating more fiber-rich foods can promote nearly as much weight-loss results as more complex diets, and the benefits to overall health are numerous, according...

February 20, 2015 / 2 min read


Studies May Dampen Appeal of Wine, Dark...

Does a daily glass of wine deliver longevity and other health benefits? Maybe not, according to UK researchers, who recently published a survey debunking the...

February 13, 2015 / 3 min read


Money No. 1 Stress Trigger, Light Jogging...

Money is the top stress trigger in the U.S., according to a recent study from the American Psychological Association. The survey, which is called “Stress...

February 6, 2015 / 2 min read


Lunchtime Walks Improve Mood & Stress,Vitamin Drinks...

Lunchtime Walks Improve Mood, Reduce Stress at Work, Study Says Taking a walk during your lunch break can improve your mood and your ability to...

January 30, 2015 / 3 min read


‘Healthy Obesity’ Myth Debunked; Blueberries Linked to...

The trendy concept of “healthy obesity” is taking a hard knock from a group of researchers from the University College London. Those researchers have recently...

January 16, 2015 / 2 min read


Experts Question Nutritional Supplements for Eyes &...

The majority of top-selling nutritional supplements promoted for eye health do not contain the proper ingredients or dosages considered effective in slowing some eye diseases,...

January 2, 2015 / 2 min read


Infection Protection, Evils of Sugar Top 2014's...

The year 2014 was full of eye-opening research and alarming health alerts, with headlines including threats from potentially harmful viruses, too much sugar and expanding...

December 31, 2014 / 5 min read


New Studies: E-books Hurt Sleep; Belly Fat...

Certain types of electronic books (e-readers) can make it harder to fall asleep. A new study finds that belly fat can carry a higher risk...

December 26, 2014 / 2 min read


Strokes and Pregnancy, Stronger HPV Vaccine and...

Stroke Rates Up for Pregnant Women  Hypertension is a growing problem for pregnant women, and the rate of pregnancy-related strokes has increased, according to research...

December 12, 2014 / 3 min read