Category Archives: heart

12 Health Reasons Why China Needs to Tackle Air Pollution Now

By Ma Guihua

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Unlike anything the world had yet seen, in late 2015 a thick layer of smog engulfed cities across vast areas of China.

Beijing was just the beginning. Even the legendary city of gardens, Suzhou, once Continue reading

 

Dr. Hyman Separates Fat from Fiction

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Everyone seems to be talking about fat these days.

In his latest book, my good friend and #1 New York Times bestselling author Dr. Mark Hyman reveals an important new medical discovery that turns our understanding of why we get fat and sick completely upside down.

With Eat Fat, Get Thin, Dr. Hyman separates fat from fiction by giving you the skinny on fats – what to eat and how to use dietary fats to regain your health and ideal body weight. Continue reading

 

Cats Relax to Sound of Music

catIt is widely accepted that, in humans, music confers numerous benefits.

An extensive body of research indicates that these benefits extend even to patients under general anaesthesia, and include reduced perceived pain, anxiety and stress.

According to research by veterinary clinicians at the University of Lisbon and a clinic in the Continue reading

 

What Are Underlying Causes of Delhi’s Air Pollution?

india_副本A World Health Organization study released in 2014 found New Delhi had the dirtiest air, with an annual average of 153 micrograms of small particulates, known as PM2.5, per cubic metre.

But what are the underlying causes of Delhi’s air pollution? Continue reading

 

Obese People Need More Vitamin E

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A recent study suggests that obese people with metabolic syndrome face an unexpected quandary when it comes to vitamin E.

They need more than normal levels of the vitamin because their weight and other problems are causing increased oxidative Continue reading