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Health Tip: Hand Swelling During Exercise

Health Tip: Hand Swelling During Exercise

(HealthDay News) — Hand swelling during exercise is a common issue. Exercise increases blood flow to your heart, lungs and working muscles and may reduce blood flow to your hands. Latest Prevention & Wellness News Experts believe reduced blood flow may lead to widening blood vessels in the hand, and subsequent swelling, says Mayo Clinic. […]

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Health Tip: Understanding Social Anxiety

Health Tip: Understanding Social Anxiety

(HealthDay News) — About 7 percent of Americans are affected by social anxiety disorder, a mental illness in which a person feels uncontrollable fear during social situations. Latest Mental Health News These instances may range from answering a question in class to talking to a cashier at a grocery store. Often, people with social anxiety […]

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Listeria Fears Spur Apple Recall

Listeria Fears Spur Apple Recall

TUESDAY, Oct. 29, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Nearly 3,000 cases and two bulk bins of fresh apples have been recalled by Michigan-based North Bay Produce Inc. due to possible listeria contamination. Latest Infectious Disease News The apples were packed and shipped from one packing house between Oct. 16-21 and distributed to retailers, brokers and wholesalers […]

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Not All Heart Failure Patients Get Same Level of Care, Study Finds

Not All Heart Failure Patients Get Same Level of Care, Study Finds

Latest Heart News TUESDAY, Oct. 29, 2019 (HealthDay News) — If you are black or Hispanic and you are hospitalized for heart failure, new research suggests you are less likely to be treated in special cardiac care units. For the study, researchers analyzed data on nearly 2,000 patients treated for heart failure at Brigham and […]

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Too Little Time to Exercise? Survey Suggests Otherwise

Too Little Time to Exercise? Survey Suggests Otherwise

Latest Exercise & Fitness News TUESDAY, Oct. 29, 2019 (HealthDay News) — “I’d love to exercise more, but I just can’t find the time.” It’s a common refrain from many Americans but, for most, it might also be untrue, a new survey finds. Researchers at the nonprofit RAND Corporation polled more than 32,000 Americans over […]

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Ban on Sale of Sugary Drinks Trimmed Employees’ Waistlines

Ban on Sale of Sugary Drinks Trimmed Employees’ Waistlines

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News TUESDAY, Oct. 29, 2019 (HealthDay News) — After the University of California, San Francisco, banned sales of sugary drinks, employees started downing less liquid sugar — and their waistlines showed it. In a before-and-after study, researchers found that the ban, begun in 2015, cut employees’ […]

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Stressed Out? Maybe Not If You’re a Narcissist

Stressed Out? Maybe Not If You’re a Narcissist

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter Latest Depression News TUESDAY, Oct. 29, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Do you have an overinflated sense of your own importance? Do you feel that you’re better than everyone else, and have next to no shame about it? If so, you’d probably be pegged as a “grandiose narcissist” and considered the most […]