Tag: cardiovascular disease

Obesity linked with risk of multiple diseases, says study
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Obesity linked with risk of multiple diseases, says study

thesunbest- August 6, 2019

A finding was the extent to which it confirms existing concerns over the link between obesity and diabetes, with many of the diseases identified as ... Read More

Vitamin D deficiency from birth linked to high blood pressure in later life

Vitamin D deficiency from birth linked to high blood pressure in later life

thesunbest- July 2, 2019

Vitamin D is needed for the body to absorb calcium for strong bones. (Source: Getty Images/Thinkstock) A recent study discovered that Vitamin D deficiency from ... Read More

Millions of heart disease, stroke deaths linked to not eating enough fruits, vegetables: Study

Millions of heart disease, stroke deaths linked to not eating enough fruits, vegetables: Study

thesunbest- June 10, 2019

Fruits and vegetables are a modifiable component of diet that can impact preventable deaths globally. (Source: File photo) Inadequate fruit and vegetable consumption may account ... Read More

E-cigarette use may increase heart disease risk: Study

E-cigarette use may increase heart disease risk: Study

thesunbest- May 29, 2019

Scientists investigated the effect of the e-liquids on cells called endothelial cells that line the interior of blood vessels. (Source: Thinkstock Photos) The flavouring liquid ... Read More

Unhealthy food at work may up risk of lifestyle ailments, finds study
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Unhealthy food at work may up risk of lifestyle ailments, finds study

thesunbest- May 24, 2019

Previous research has shown that obesity contributes to higher absenteeism, lower productivity, and higher healthcare expenses for employers. (Photo by Thinkstock Images) Employees who purchase ... Read More

More than six cups of coffee per day can affect heart health: Study
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More than six cups of coffee per day can affect heart health: Study

thesunbest- May 21, 2019

Habitual coffee drinkers are not just more sensitive to the odour of coffee. (Photo by Getty Images) Procaffeinators love their steaming cup of coffee every ... Read More

A cancer therapy may up heart disease, diabetes risk in men: Study

A cancer therapy may up heart disease, diabetes risk in men: Study

thesunbest- May 16, 2019

Researchers from Deakin University in Australia showed men treated with hormone therapy for prostate cancer often had a dangerously high fat to muscle ratio. (Photo ... Read More