Posted Tue, 03/22/2011 - 7:07am by Camilla Cheung
A new study finds an association between a highly processed childhood diet, high in fats and sugars, and lower IQ scores later in a child's development.
Posted Thu, 03/17/2011 - 1:42pm by Fred Lee
Besides adding a little spice to their lives, social activities with family and friends helps seniors to avoid physical injury and emotional difficulties.
Posted Wed, 03/02/2011 - 10:08am by Camilla Cheung
For years now, obstetricians have been recommending that pregnant women or women intending to get pregnant take a folic acid supplement to prevent neural tube birth defects like spina bifida. But new research now suggests that high consumption of folic acid supplements may be linked to some cancers. Read more about both sides of the debate.
Posted Fri, 02/25/2011 - 10:36am by Fred Lee
Regular consumption of dietary fiber has been found to reduce the risk of death from all causes, including heart disease and cancer.
Posted Fri, 02/25/2011 - 10:00am by Fred Lee
Researchers have found that looking in the area of a painful event (like an injection) may in fact reduce the pain that a person feels.
Posted Thu, 02/24/2011 - 10:36am by Fred Lee
Having fun in winter means being safe, and wearing a helmet can go a long way to protecting people playing in the snow.
Posted Thu, 02/24/2011 - 10:00am by Fred Lee
People who work long hours at a desk often do not enough exercise, but the use of small pedal machines might help to overcome that.
Posted Wed, 02/23/2011 - 10:36am by Fred Lee
Dogs are not only loyal and loving companions, but they can often inspire us to be more active.
Posted Wed, 02/23/2011 - 10:00am by Fred Lee
Smoking cigarettes has been found to increase a person's risk for contracting ALS, or Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Posted Tue, 02/22/2011 - 10:29pm by Fred Lee
Taking zinc has been found to reduce the severity and incidence of the common cold in adults and children.