Womens Health

Study finds antibiotics before age 2 associated with childhood health issues
Study finds antibiotics before age 2 associated with childhood health issues

In a retrospective case study, Mayo Clinic researchers have found that antibiotics administered to children younger than 2 are associated with several ongoing illnesses or conditions, ranging from allergies to obesity.

High egg consumption linked to Type II diabetes
High egg consumption linked to Type II diabetes

New research from the University of South Australia shows that excess egg consumption can increase your risk of diabetes.

Researchers find connection between household chemicals and gut microbiome

A team of researchers for the first time has found a correlation between the levels of bacteria and fungi in the gastrointestinal tract of children and the amount of common chemicals found in their home environment.

Pandemic measures had a strong impact on mental and physical health
Pandemic measures had a strong impact on mental and physical health

A new study has shown significant increases in sedentary behaviour, a reduction in physical activity levels, and an increase in anxiety and weight gain throughout the COVID-19 lockdown measures implemented earlier this year. The results were particularly significant in people with obesity.

Vitamin D deficiency could be linked to depression in adults
Vitamin D deficiency could be linked to depression in adults

A new study has found an association between vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency and an increased risk of developing new-onset depression in middle-aged adults. In addition, vitamin D deficiency may also predict sustained symptoms in people who already have depression.

Green tea and coffee lower risk of death in people with type 2 diabetes
Green tea and coffee lower risk of death in people with type 2 diabetes

New research suggests that drinking lots of coffee and green tea correlates with a lower risk of death from any cause among people with type 2 diabetes.

Influencers on YouTube are promoting junk food brands, garnering more than a billion views
Influencers on YouTube are promoting junk food brands, garnering more than a billion views

Kids with wildly popular YouTube channels are frequently promoting unhealthy food and drinks in their videos, warn researchers

New research could help millions who suffer from ringing in the ears
New research could help millions who suffer from "ringing in the ears"

In the largest clinical trial of its kind, researchers show that combining sound and electrical stimulation of the tongue can significantly reduce tinnitus, commonly described as “ringing in the ears.” They also found that therapeutic effects can be sustained for up to 12 months post-treatment.

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