Tag archive for ‘risk’
By Admin On Monday, August 14th, 2017

An alcoholic drink per day can lower risk of cardiovascular disease, study says

August 14, 2017, 6:51 PM| Having a glass of wine or beer with dinner tonight may be good for you, according to a new study. Researchers found women who had up to one drink a day and men More...

By Admin On Monday, July 31st, 2017

Lives and health at risk from climate change

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Researchers say the effects of climate change could worsen air pollution and cost tens of thousands of lives per year in the coming decades. Nikki Battiste reports. Health – More...

By Admin On Friday, July 28th, 2017

Could alcohol lower your diabetes risk?

That glass of wine or pint of beer you enjoy with dinner every night might come with an added benefit — a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, a new Danish study contends. The researchers found that men who had More...

By Admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

“Anti-statin” trend puts lives at risk, experts warn

A wave of anti-science skepticism may put people with high cholesterol at risk if they’re convinced to quit life-saving statin medications, heart experts warn. An “internet-driven cult” is attacking More...

By Admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017

One stroke may raise risk for another, even years later

Your risk of a second stroke or ministroke remains considerable for at least five years after the first one, a new Canadian study finds. “We showed that, even in those survivors who had no complications at More...

By Admin On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Mediterranean-style diet linked to lower risk of dementia

Eating right may help protect your brain health in old age, according to four new studies. In particular, the Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay (MIND) diet lowered people’s risk of More...

By Admin On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Merkel cancels Airbus payments putting British jobs at risk over Blair’s bad deal

ANGELA Merkel is putting the jobs of British workers at risk after stopping payments to a key defence contract ahead of a NATO heads of state meeting this month. Daily Express :: Finance Feed  More...

By Admin On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Another downside to unemployment? Stroke risk

Losing a job might increase your risk for a fatal stroke, a new study from Japan suggests. “While the Japanese culture is different from the U.S. culture, the implication is that job security could help reduce More...

By Admin On Friday, April 14th, 2017

These kinds of hot flashes are linked with heart risk

Hot flashes that come earlier and more often are associated with poorer blood vessel function, a new study suggests. iStock Hot flashes may be more than a troublesome nuisance for some women during menopause More...

By Admin On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Do marathons risk the health of people living nearby?

When a marathon shuts down city streets, it’s more than an inconvenience: Nearby residents appear more likely to die from heart attack and cardiac arrest, a new study finds. The study, of 11 U.S. cities, found More...