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Coal Dust Kills 23,000 Per Year in EU
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, coal energy, coal fired power plants, lung disease, Heart Disease )

Adeline
- 152 days ago - france24.com
Lung-penetrating dust from coal-fired power plants in the European Union claims some 23,000 lives a year and racks up tens of billions of euros in health costs.
Diet Heavy on Olive Oil Cuts Breast Cancer Risk By 62%, Study Says
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mediterranean Diet, breast cancer, women's health, heart disease, preventative medicine )

M.N.
- 438 days ago - latimes.com
The fight against breast cancer may begin in the kitchen. A new study suggests that women can dramatically reduce their risk of the disease by following a version of the Mediterranean diet that goes heavy on extra virgin olive oil.
Heart Disease: How to Reduce Them With Green Areas
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, parks, trees, urban, study, Eastern Europe, heart disease )

Kathryn
- 688 days ago - aboutplants.eu
Those living closest to green spaces were more likely to be park users and those who considered themselves park users were at lower risk of heart disease based on a number of factors.
Whole-Grain Foods Are Not Always Healthful, Review Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, health, heart disease, diabetes, whole grain foods, research, safety, study, nutrition, news, illness, interesting )

Carrie
- 1228 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Last month the American Society for Nutrition (ASN) reaffirmed in a report that fiber-rich whole grains lower the risks of diabetes and heart disease. Media outlets such as Reuters duly reported the news, but many failed to point out a crucial detail:
There Are Dangers in Drinking Diet Soda
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, study, safety, heart disease, diabetes, stroke, risks, diet, diet coke, nutrition, news, warning )

Carrie
- 1240 days ago - thedailybeast.com
A new study says the artificial sweeteners in soda can cause serious health problems, including weigh gain. Is that enough to make you give up Diet Coke?
Is FDA About to Greenlight a Drug Banned in Other Countries? ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: fda, medicine, risks, avandia, drugs, diabetes, heart disease, health )

Nancy
- 1271 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Last Thursday, in a combined meeting of separate FDA advisory committees, 20 of 26 panelists voted to recommend removing or modifying Avandia's highly restrictive label and distribution system. Five voted to keep the restrictions in place, while one panel
The Five Worst Children's Hospital Food Environments
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, hospitals, diet, cafeteria, junk food, health risk, obesity, diabetes, heart disease )

Angelika
- 1396 days ago - pcrm.org
Children's hospitals are supposed to help fight disease But many also host fast-food restaurants and cafeterias that seem to go against the hospital's mission to keep kids healthy. Patient menus feature high-fat, meat-heavy items that put children at risk
Food Fried in Olive or Sunflower Oil Is Not Linked to Heart Disease
Health & Wellness  (tags: Food fried in olive or, sunflower, oil is, not linked to, heart disease )

Agnes
- 1775 days ago - esciencenews.com
Eating food fried in olive or sunflower oil is not linked to heart disease or premature death, finds a paper published in the British Medical Journal online (bmj.com). The authors stress, however, that their study took place in Spain, a Mediterranean
Drinking This "Popular Poison" Is Worse Than Smoking
Health & Wellness  (tags: soda, Pepsi, Coca-Cola, soft drinks, diabetes, heart disease, obesity )

Ellyn
- 1839 days ago - articles.mercola.com
Soda, which is loaded with sugar primarily in the form of high fructose corn syrup, is a leading contributor to the rising rates of obesity, diabetes, heart disease and other chronic diseases facing Americans.
Common Medicines for Elderly Linked to Death
Health & Wellness  (tags: Common medicines, death, risk, heart disease, elderly depression, brain function )

Nancy
- 1990 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Commonly used drugs - for conditions such as heart disease, depression and allergies - have been linked to a greater risk of death and declining brain function by UK researchers.
Subsequent Generation Suffer From Impact Of Chernobyl Accident
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chernobyl, subsequent generation, health problems, cancer, Soviet government, Ukraine, Heart Disease, radiation, 1986, 25 years, illness, treatment )

Naoko
- 2049 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Even today, 25 years after a major nuclear accident tool place at Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic, residents who were living in the area at the time - as well as their offspring - suffer major health problems >>
Hot Flushes May Be a Blessing
Health & Wellness  (tags: nuisance, analysis, heart disease, women )

Suzane
- 2108 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A new study shows women plagued by the nuisance symptoms at the start of ''the change'' have a reduced risk of heart attacks and strokes. Scientists cannot yet explain the trend,
Alcohol in Moderation 'Can Help Prevent Heart Disease'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Alcohol, Heart disease, Moderation, Research, Health )

Nancy
- 2110 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An alcoholic drink a day can help keep heart disease at bay, according to a review of 30 years of research.
Eating Almonds Could Help Prevent Diabetes and Heart Disease, Say Scientists
Health & Wellness  (tags: Science, almonds, heart disease, health, diets )

Nancy
- 2164 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Researchers found that incorporating the nuts into our diets may help treat type 2 diabetes, which accounts for 90 to 95 per cent of all cases.
Why Trying to Stay Slim Could Give Your Baby Heart Disease: A New Book Reveals Our Health Is Shaped in the Womb
Health & Wellness  (tags: Heart disease, womb, child birth, health, slim )

Nancy
- 2224 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
When we hold a newborn baby for the first time, we imagine them clean and new, unmarked by life.
 

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