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New Study Says Media Creates Disease Symptoms With “Nocebo Effect”
2013-05-06 19:03:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study says the media can take some partial blame in triggering symptoms of a disease. Researchers from Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz performed a study to see how what the media reports about health risks affects whether we experience symptoms, creating the "nocebo effect." "The mere anticipation of possible injury may actually trigger pain or disorders. This is the opposite of the analgesic effects we know can be...

Weight Gain Linked To Personality Changes
2013-05-06 15:27:17

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study based on a long-term data from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has found a connection between weight gain and changes to personality traits. “We know a great deal about how personality traits contribute to weight gain,” said the study´s lead author Angelina Sutin of the Florida State University College of Medicine. “What we don´t know is whether significant changes in weight are...

Binge Drinking On The Weekend Has Long-Term Consequences
2013-05-02 06:55:21

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A hangover might not be the only unfriendly reminder of a weekend of heavy alcohol consumption, according to a new University of Missouri study that has linked binge drinking with an increased risk of liver disease as well as a number of other potential health issues. “In our research, we found that binge drinking has a profound effect on the liver in various modes of alcohol exposure,” Shivendra Shukla, corresponding...

Binge Drinking Youth Risk Cardiovascular Health
2013-04-24 05:31:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Binge drinking among young adults causes immediate changes in circulation that increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disease later in life, according to new research published online in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. "Regular binge drinking is one of the most serious public health problems confronting our college campuses, and drinking on college campuses has become more pervasive and destructive,"...

2013-04-23 22:33:30

Two of the most serious health conditions facing Americans today–obesity and cancer–are the subject of new mango nutrition research presented this week at the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) in Boston. This preliminary research identifies important findings that merit further investigation to determine whether mangos can potentially have a positive effect on blood sugar in obese individuals and help to limit inflammation. Preliminary research...

2013-04-17 16:25:26

Study shows sharp drop in activity 10 years after diagnosis Breast cancer survivors are among the women who could most benefit from regular physical activity, yet few meet national exercise recommendations during the 10 years after being diagnosed, according to a study by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Prior studies and available evidence show a strong association between physical activity and reduced mortality, extended survival and higher quality of life among...

Light Drinking During Pregnancy Not Harmful
2013-04-17 15:31:09

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a recent report in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, researchers found that light drinking during pregnancy is not linked to adverse behavioral or cognitive outcomes later in life. The team conducted a nation-wide study of infants born in the UK between 2000 and 2012 to determine whether light drinking during pregnancy had an effect on children. Previous studies linked heavy alcohol consumption during...

2013-04-09 12:46:56

However, breast cancer survivors who consume alcohol in moderation may have a reduced risk of dying from heart disease Although previous research has linked alcohol consumption to an increased risk of developing breast cancer, a new study has found that drinking before and after diagnosis does not impact survival from the disease. In fact, a modest survival benefit was found in women who were moderate drinkers before and after diagnosis due to a reduced risk of dying from cardiovascular...

2013-04-05 23:04:26

A recent CBS News article highlights the potential anti-aging benefits provided by resveratrol, a compound found in red wine. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Beverly Hills says the new research data is very exciting and looks forward to seeing practical skin care applications. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 05, 2013 According to a March 11, 2013 CBS News article, researchers from Harvard Medical School have confirmed that the compound resveratrol, which is found in red wine, provides cosmetic and...

Deadly Drink: Consumption Of Sugary Drinks Linked To Deaths Worldwide
2013-03-20 08:27:47

[ Watch the Video: Sugary Drinks Linked To 180,000 Annual Deaths ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Drinking non-diet sodas, sports drinks, fruit drinks, and other sugar-sweetened beverages could be associated with as many as 180,000 deaths worldwide each year, according to a new study led by researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health. The study, presented during the American Heart Association´s Epidemiology and Prevention/Nutrition, Physical...