CHICAGO (AP) — Lowering blood pressure more than usually recommended not only helps prevent heart problems, it also cuts the risk of mental decline that often leads to Alzheimer’s disease, a major study finds. It’s [...]
Alison BowenContact Reporter Chicago Tribune Liver cancer death rates jumped 43 percent, according to a report released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The research collected data from adults 25 and older in the [...]
We live in a time of unrelenting media coverage of war and cataclysmic weather events. There’s an old saying in the media industry: “If it bleeds, it leads.” And so we see widespread, relentless coverage [...]
"A high level of fitness in midlife was associated with a lower risk of depression after age 65 and a lower risk of cardiovascular death, including after a diagnosis of depression...." Full Article HERE
Full Video HERE Former U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. David A. Kessler discusses the issue of obesity in America saying, "I think we have failed in giving nutritional advice to people."