Is White Wine Causing Your Skin Problems?

Is White Wine Causing Your Skin Problems

Before you pour yourself a glass of wine tonight, you might want to consider the findings of a recent study. The research team discovered drinking white wine could contribute to your skin inflammation. Out of the 83,000 women whose drinking habits were documented over 14 years, those who had 1–3 glasses of white wine during a month had a 14% higher risk of … [Read more...]

Nearly 1 In 3 Young American Adults Is Ineligible For Military Due To Weight

Nearly 1 In 3 Young American Adults Is Ineligible For Military Due To Weight

The American obesity epidemic is hampering military recruiting, with 1 in 3 young adults nationwide too overweight to enlist. The report focused on Kansas where 29% of teenagers are overweight, according to figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. About a third of American children and teens are considered obese or overweight. Obesity is one of the … [Read more...]

Diet Sodas Linked To Risk Of Stroke and Dementia

Diet Sodas Linked To Risk Of Stroke and Dementia

Artificially sweetened beverages might pose health risks for both your body and your brain, a new study suggests. Artificially sweetened drinks, diet sodas for example, were connected to an elevated risk of stroke and dementia in the study. No connection was found between those health risks and other sugary beverages, such as sugar-sweetened sodas, fruit juice and fruit … [Read more...]

Researchers Discover Life Cycle Of Neurons In Adult Mice Gut

Researchers Discover Life Cycle Of Neurons In Adult Mice's Gut

Accepted thinking about intestinal flora was that it wasn't possible to repair imbalances in gut functions. New study evidence from Johns Hopkins University found a healthy adult gut loses and regenerates a third of its nerve cells every week. The results debunk the belief that the gut nerve cells you have at birth are the same for life. The findings will change the … [Read more...]

Insulin Resistance Linked To Cognitive Decline

Insulin Resistance Linked To Cognitive Decline

Insulin resistance accelerates the deterioration of memory and other cognitive skills in seniors even among non-diabetics, a new study discovered. A characteristic of diabetes, insulin resistance is your body’s failure to respond normally to the hormone insulin. The disease dampers your body's ability to use insulin to convert blood sugar into energy. Diabetes has links to … [Read more...]