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Human Endurance May Have Its Limits: Study

Human Endurance May Have Its Limits: Study

Latest Exercise & Fitness News WEDNESDAY, June 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) — The human mind and body are capable of great things, but even the best can hit a wall, new research suggests. In endurance challenges such as the Ironman triathlon or the Tour de France bicycle race, everyone has the same maximum level of […]

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Heartburn Drugs Again Tied to Fatal Risks

Heartburn Drugs Again Tied to Fatal Risks

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Digestion News THURSDAY, June 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) — People who use common heartburn drugs for months to years may face heightened risks of dying from heart disease, kidney failure or stomach cancer, a new study suggests. The study included more than 200,000 U.S. veterans. It’s the latest to raise […]

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Tight Diabetes Control Alone May Not Benefit the Heart Long-Term

Tight Diabetes Control Alone May Not Benefit the Heart Long-Term

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diabetes News WEDNESDAY, June 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Type 2 diabetes is a known risk factor for heart disease, and researchers thought that five years of really tight blood sugar control might reduce the risk of heart disease for years to come. But a new 15-year follow-up study found […]

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Few Prostate Cancer Patients Are Getting Checkups They Need

Few Prostate Cancer Patients Are Getting Checkups They Need

Latest Cancer News WEDNESDAY, June 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) — While men with early-stage prostate cancer can delay treatment, few follow guidelines for monitoring their condition, researchers report. In fact, their study of nearly 350 men from North Carolina found that only 15% who chose what’s known as active surveillance followed the recommended guidelines. “Active […]

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Is white meat really more healthful than red meat?

Is white meat really more healthful than red meat?

New research challenges the widespread belief that white meat, such as chicken, is better for cholesterol levels than red meat, such as beef, pork, or lamb. A new study suggests that eating poultry is just as bad for our cholesterol levels as eating red meat. A new study breaks some bad news for meat eaters, […]

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7 stretches and exercises for scoliosis

7 stretches and exercises for scoliosis

Scoliosis causes the spine to curve sideways, causing pain, weakness, and changes in the way a person walks. Exercise and stretching are vital components of treatment. In mild cases, people can treat scoliosis with specific exercises and stretches alone, eliminating the need for surgery. While some medical conditions can cause scoliosis, the most typical form […]

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Butt pain during pregnancy: Everything you need to know

Butt pain during pregnancy: Everything you need to know

During pregnancy, a woman can expect to feel some new aches and pains, due to changes that the body is undergoing. Butt pain is common and normal during pregnancy, and it can result from several factors.As the fetus and uterus grow, they put pressure on the hips, back, and buttocks. Buttocks pain can also stem […]

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Causes of vivid dreams

Causes of vivid dreams

Many things, such as sleep deprivation and alcohol consumption, can cause vivid dreams. Certain sleep disorders may also make vivid dreams more likely. Everyone dreams but not everyone remembers doing so. People tend to spend about 2 hours each night dreaming. Sleep and dreams are complex and remain a mystery to scientists. What we do […]