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Schizophrenia Directly Increases Diabetes Risk

Schizophrenia Directly Increases Diabetes Risk

It has been said that being diagnosed with the psychiatric label of schizophrenia could increase future chances of contracting...

6 days ago, 7:20am CST

Boosted Electric Skateboards Recalled due to Fire Risk

Boosted Electric Skateboards Recalled due to Fire Risk

Boosted skateboards have lithium ion batteries that can overheat and pose fire risk...

Jan 13 2017, 5:44am CST

Weekend Exercise Alone Lowers Risk of Death Cancer and Heart Attack

Weekend Exercise Alone Lowers Risk of Death Cancer and Heart Attack

It appears to be the case that many weekend warriors who exercise occasionally may still reap some of the benefits of their int...

Jan 10 2017, 10:04am CST

Warmer West Coast Ocean Increases Risk of Toxic Shellfish

Warmer Oceans Increase Risk of Toxic Shellfish

There are higher risks of toxic shellfish due to a hotter West Coast ocean....

Jan 10 2017, 7:23am CST

Dementia Risk Higher for People Living Close to Busy Roads

Living Close to Busy Roads Could Increase Dementia Risk

The proximity to high traffic areas has been linked to higher chances of contracting dementia among the inhabitants of the regi...

Jan 5 2017, 7:04am CST

Heavy Drinking increases the Risk of Heart Attack

Heavy Drinking increases the Risk of Heart Attack

Alcohol abuse is almost as dangerous to heart as smoking, obesity or high blood pressure, says study...

Jan 4 2017, 1:37pm CST

Shoulder Pain Indicates Higher Risk of Heart Disease

Shoulder Pain Indicates Higher Risk of Heart Disease

People who had increase risk for heart disease are more likely to have shoulder problems, says study...

Jan 1 2017, 12:22pm CST

Giraffes at Risk of Extinction

Giraffes at Risk of Extinction

Apparently, giraffes are a species that are fast disappearing from the face of the earth. Their population was in decline yet n...

Dec 19 2016, 4:06am CST

Frequent Sauna Bathing can Reduce the Risk of Dementia

Frequent Sauna Bathing can Reduce the Risk of Dementia

University of Eastern Finland did a research on dementia and discovered that sauna bathing can help reduce dementia. The resear...

Dec 19 2016, 2:33am CST

Pubic Hair Waxing Increases Risk of STIs

Pubic Hair Waxing Increases Risk of STIs

It is being said that getting a Brazilian wax in Hollywood may lead to a four times greater risk of contracting Sexually Transm...

Dec 7 2016, 6:54am CST

Missing Two Hours of Sleep Doubles Car Crash Risk

Missing Two Hours of Sleep Doubles Car Crash Risk

It has been said that the build-up of sleep debt may double your risk of a car accident. The brain dozes off while you are at t...

Dec 6 2016, 9:21am CST

White Wine May Increase Melanoma Cancer Risk

White Wine May Increase Melanoma Cancer Risk

New study finds a strong link between white wine and melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer...

Dec 6 2016, 8:50am CST

Sunlight Exposure Reduce the Risk of Nearsightedness

Sunlight Exposure Reduces the Risk of Nearsightedness

New study links increased UVB radiation exposure to reduced risk of myopia...

Dec 4 2016, 11:53am CST

Mother Flu in Pregnancy Not Linked With Autism Risk in Child

Mother Flu in Pregnancy Not Linked With Autism Risk in Child

It has been said that the mother’s influenza during pregnancy is not linked with any autism risk in the child....

Nov 30 2016, 9:29am CST

Repeated Jet Lag May Increase Liver Cancer Risk

Repeated Jet Lag May Increase Liver Cancer Risk

Repeated jet lag can increase both obesity related liver disease and the risk of liver cancer, researchers warned."Liver cance...

Nov 27 2016, 1:51pm CST

Diabetes Increases Risk of Early Death for Smokers

Diabetes Increases Risk of Early Death for Smokers

It has been proven by research that smokers who have diabetes too may be risking their very lives by this double whammy of sort...

Nov 23 2016, 12:05pm CST

Obese Teens at Risk of Permanent Bone Loss

Obese Teens at Risk of Permanent Bone Loss

It has been found that overweight status in teenagers may lead to long term bone attrition....

Nov 21 2016, 7:12am CST

Diet Drinks May Not Increase Diabetes Risk

Diet Drinks May Not Increase Diabetes Risk

Apparently, diet drinks may not increase symptoms of diabetes in those prone to the ailment....

Nov 16 2016, 7:10am CST

Constipation Increases Risk of Kidney Disease: Study

Constipation Increases Risk of Kidney Disease: Study

A novel study which took place recently showed that if you are constipated, you may get kidney disease too with the passage of...

Nov 15 2016, 6:21am CST

Constipation May Increase the Risk of Kidney Disease, Study Suggests

Constipation May Increase Risk of Kidney Disease, Study Suggests

Study uncovers link between constipation and kidney disease...

Nov 11 2016, 1:12pm CST

Your Flu Risk Depends on Your Birth Year

Your Flu Risk Depends on Your Birth Year

Apparently, the chances if catching influenza this year could depend entirely on your birth year....

Nov 11 2016, 11:24am CST

A Soft Drink a Day Raises Diabetes Risk by 50%

A Soft Drink a Day Raises Diabetes Risk by 50%

Apparently, a soft drink a day allows diabetes a way into your body....

Nov 10 2016, 10:45am CST

E-cigarettes linked to high risk of Teen Smoking in new Study

E-cigarettes linked to high risk of Teen Smoking in new Study

Teenagers who use e-cigarettes regularly are more likely to become frequent and heavy cigarette smokers, a US study has sugges...

Nov 8 2016, 10:53pm CST

Extra Heat in the Kitchen may Increase Heart Attack Risk

Extra Heat in the Kitchen may Increase Heart Attack Risk

It has been found that extra hot temperatures in the kitchen may trigger a heart attack....

Nov 5 2016, 6:16am CDT

Drinking Two Diet Drinks Daily Could Double Diabetes Risk

Drinking Two Diet Drinks Daily Could Double Diabetes Risk

A double shot of a diet drink could increase risk of diabetes twice over....

Oct 22 2016, 6:52am CDT

Heart Surgery Patients at Risk of Infection due to Contaminated Devices

Heart Surgery Patients at Risk of Infection due to Contaminated Devices

It appears to be the case that a fairly large number of patients undergoing cardiac surgery are prone to infections that can pr...

Oct 14 2016, 9:36am CDT

New York City at Risk of 17 Times More Frequent Hurricane Sandy-like Floods by 2100

New York City at Risk of 17 Times More Frequent Hurricane Sandy-like Floods by 2100

New York City can expect 9-foot floods, as intense as that produced by 2012's Superstorm Sandy, at least three times more...

Oct 11 2016, 4:52am CDT

Job Insecurity May Increase Diabetes Risk

Job Insecurity May Increase Diabetes Risk

Strange as it may seem, fear of unemployment probably causes the chances of contracting diabetes to increase by several degrees...

Oct 5 2016, 4:41am CDT

Moderate Alcohol Consumption may Increase Risk of Stroke

Moderate Alcohol Consumption may Increase Risk of Stroke

Moderate alcohol consumption may change the structure of the heart in ways that increases the risk of atrial fibrillation lea...

Sep 29 2016, 8:48pm CDT

Genetic Tool Created to Identify Risk of Heart Disease

Genetic Tool Created to Identify Risk of Heart Disease

London, Sep 24 (IANS) To identify individuals at risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) much earlier and improve its prevent...

Sep 24 2016, 6:33am CDT

Feeding Toddlers Peanuts and Eggs may Lower Allergy Risk

Feeding Toddlers Peanuts and Eggs may Lower Allergy Risk

It has been surmised that getting toddlers used to eating peanuts and eggs early onwards may lower allergic reactions....

Sep 21 2016, 5:31am CDT

Pokemon Go Increases Car Crash Risk: Study

Pokemon Go Increases Car Crash Risk: Study

Catching Pokemon while driving is not safe at all as a study reported incidents of crashes and more than 110,000 instances in j...

Sep 17 2016, 1:30pm CDT

Mothers with Bipolar Disorder at Increased Risk of Postpartum Psychosis

Mothers with Bipolar Disorder at Increased Risk of Postpartum Psychosis

Researchers indicate that the pregnant women suffering from bipolar disorder are at a higher risk of developing postpartum psyc...

Sep 10 2016, 2:14pm CDT

Exercise May Decrease Cancer Risk in Alcohol Drinkers

Exercise May Decrease Cancer Risk in Alcohol Drinkers

It so happens to be the case that exercise may lessen the harm from alcohol-related ailments....

Sep 9 2016, 12:29am CDT

Chili and Ginger Cut Cancer Risk

Chili and Ginger Cut Cancer Risk

Chili and ginger tend to slash cancer risk in those who take these two flavoring agents....

Sep 9 2016, 12:20am CDT

Little Kids Exposed to Antibiotics are at Higher Risk of Food Allergies

Little Kids Exposed to Antibiotics are at Higher Risk of Food Allergies

The latest scientific evidence points out that little kids who are exposed to antibiotics are prone to food allergies....

Sep 2 2016, 8:56am CDT

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

It seems that African forest elephants are at a risk due to slow birth rates and hunting by poachers. This makes them a member...

Aug 31 2016, 6:03am CDT

Mediterranean Diet Lowers Death Risk for Heart Patients

Mediterranean Diet Lowers Death Risk for Heart Patients

It is being said that the Mediterranean diet is the ideal nutritional regimen for CV disease sufferers. Their risk of dying is...

Aug 30 2016, 7:00am CDT

Umbilical Cells Linked to Increase Risk of Obesity

Umbilical Cells Linked to Increase Risk of Obesity

Children born to obese mothers are likely to be at an increased risk of obesity as a result of their umbilical cells showing i...

Aug 23 2016, 6:18pm CDT

Calcium Supplements Increase Risk of Dementia in Women

Calcium Supplements Increase Risk of Dementia in Women

The research shows that calcium supplements could aggravate the symptoms of dementia in some females....

Aug 18 2016, 6:21am CDT