Babies with healthier diets are more active and sleep better—new findings

Physical activity is important at all stages of life. It prevents obesity, improves well-being and reduces the risk of many chronic conditions, such as heart disease, arthritis and diabetes. Evidence shows that being active at a young age tracks into adulthood, and that physical activity behaviours adopted when young are likely to carry through life. And now our study of […]

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Fathers are happier parents than mothers, new study shows

A study of 18,000 people shows that fathers experience more well-being from parenthood than mothers. Past studies have considered whether people with children have greater well-being than people without children. They do. But few have considered the relative happiness of fathers and mothers. UC Riverside psychologists and their colleagues analyzed three separate studies totaling more than 18,000 people to determine […]

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High blood pressure: combination preparations are better than single agents

Many cardiovascular diseases such as hypertension are treated simultaneously with several agents. Patients, however, it is heavy, several times a day different tablets to take. It is better, therefore, to a fixed combination of several medicinal substances in use in a single tablet, said Prof. Dr Rolf Daniels at an international training Congress of the German Federal chamber of pharmacists […]

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When your medications are the news

(HealthDay)—Would you stop taking a medication if you heard a negative news story about it? Sticking with a prescription drug regimen, or “medication adherence,” is already a challenge for many patients, with not taking medications as prescribed being a key reason people struggle to control chronic conditions. Adding to the problem, according to a Danish study, is that negative reports […]

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Porn addiction: Why Americans are in more danger than ever

The World Health Organization now recognizes porn addiction as a behavioral disorder. (iStock) Mere decades ago, saying porn in public might have resulted in sideways glances and quieted conversations. Now, porn is a mainstream pastime—and it ushers in several real-world problems. According to Men’s Health, the World Health Organization now recognizes porn addiction as a behavioral disorder. Dubbed Compulsive Sexual […]

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The most important of the hair on the head lie in the Interior

Not on, but in the head the most important hair of the people are of the view that the Norwegian scientists. You mean, fine hairs, the cilia are called and in cells in the caves of the brain sit. They are for the healthy brain development is important, because they generate a steady flow of liquid, with not only nutrients, […]

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Think Artificial Sweeteners Are Good for Your Health? Think Again

Artificial sweeteners are all the rage. The products — which add a subtle, sugary flavor to coffee, soda or baked goods — are favored by those looking to cut the calories (and, in turn, the fat). They are also used by individuals with diabetes and/or other medical conditions. But a new study found these sugarless products may not be as good […]

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These Are the Coolest Kids Apps of 2018, Hands Down

There are plenty of benefits of using educational apps designed for kids — they can let kids access expert tips and tools, one-on-one teaching opportunities and more. Because love it or hate it, technology is everywhere. And for parents, of course, this can be both a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, today’s kids have access to more information and […]

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