Regularly consuming chocolate could be beneficial to those with chronic fatigue syndrome, according to a study at Hull York Medical School. People who suffered with the illness found that they had more energy when they consumed high cocoa content.
Archive for January, 2009
St. Louis is now the 2009 “Asthma Capital of the United States,” according to the Allergy and Asthma Foundation of America’s annual ranking of the 100 most challenging places to live for people with the respiratory disorder.
Advertisements on TV make urinary incontinence seem like a joke, but to the more than 13 million American women with the problem, it is not funny. Incontinence, involuntary loss of urine, is reported by 50 percent of women over 60, and though men suffer from the problem as well, most sufferers are female.
Is eating off non-stick cookware a new form of chemical birth control? New research published in the journal Human Reproduction reveals that women with the highest levels of Perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) in their blood are 150% more likely to have difficulty conceiving a child.
Many studies have shown that breastfeeding appears to reduce the chance of children developing asthma. But a newly published study led by a University of Alberta professor has found that eating fast food more than once or twice a week negated the beneficial effects that breastfeeding has in protecting children from the respiratory disease.
Their logos and packaging are near clonesóLay’s potato chips in the United States and Walkers crisps in the United Kingdom. The story behind the similarity is that both brands are owned by PepsiCo. But a subtle difference sets them apart.
Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University associate research scientist Melha Mellata, a member of professor Roy Curtiss’ team, is leading a USDA funded project to develop a vaccine against a leading poultry disease called avian pathogenic E. coli (APEC).
Mice with increased levels of a natural brain chemical don’t gain weight when fed a high-fat diet, researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found.