Tag: Harvard Medical School

Moderate and Regular Alcohol Intake can be Good for You

Moderate and Regular Alcohol Intake can be Good for You

A recent study indicates that some alcohol can be good for you. The report, carried out by researchers from Harvard Medical School, has found that middle aged (age 58) women who drank one alcoholic drink a day were 20% more likely to be free of disease at age 70 than non drinkers. The study identified [...]

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Bodybuilding may cause problems with your ears!

Bodybuilding may cause problems with your ears!

Yes. You heard the title correctly. Bodybuilding may cause ringing in ears. The prestigious Harvard Medical School has carried out studies which have investigated a condition called chronic tinnitus. This condition has symptoms which include ringing, hissing or other disturbing and unexplained noises in the ears. More information can be found in the publication: “What [...]

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Stay Aware of the HCG Diet Dangers

Stay Aware of the HCG Diet Dangers

The HCG diet is becoming increasing popular with its promises of very fast weight loss. The number of convinced followers it has gained suggests that the diet, which in some cases says up to 30 pounds a month can be lost, is actually producing the results it claims too. Some are less convinced though reporting [...]

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Increased Risk of Drug Abuse for Children with ADHD

Increased Risk of Drug Abuse for Children with ADHD

The Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry has a new report which suggests that younger adults who had previously had attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in their childhood could be at increased risk of becoming a smoker and may have drug and alcohol use and abuse problems too. ADHD is a [...]

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Chocolate is Good for You….Maybe!

Chocolate is Good for You….Maybe!

The good news is that a medical study has indicated that there may be benefits gained from eating chocolate. However on deeper reading it becomes apparent that the chocolate we eat still has many negative aspects so put your chocolate down and read on. The first point to make clear is that the chocolate we [...]

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