Men who compete in triathlons could be putting their hearts at risk, a new study contends.
The finding results from an examination of 55 male triathletes who averaged 44 years old, and 30 female triathletes, with an average age of 43. All participated in triathlons, which involve sequential endurance competitions of swimming, cycling and running.Read the whole article
Plenty of research has found that eating breakfast is important for weight maintenance, metabolism and overall good health. Now, the evidence gets even stronger: a small new randomized controlled trial finds that regularly eating a substantial morning meal directly affects how fat cells function in the body by changing the...Read More
Sex, as defined in the Merriam Webster Dictionary, is “sexually motivated phenomena or behavior.” According to that definition, oral sex would be considered sex. After all, it is certainly sexually motivated behavior. But not everyone thinks so. Many teens and young adults don’t consider oral sex to really be sex. One study found that only...Read More
Globally, many diets are high in sodium increasing the risk of high blood pressure, heart disease and stroke. This includes children. In the U.S. 90 percent of children between 6 to 18 years of age eat too much sodium. One in six has elevated blood pressure. Most of the sodium in...Read More