Health

Latest stories on health and diseases from The Talking Democrat

Gambling

Finnish Researchers Testing Nasal Spray to Stop Gambling Addiction

Gambling…

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Reduces the Risk of Diabetes in Women

A long 30-year study shows that women who breastfeed their children for 6 months or more would be 47%…

Cancer in Women Working at Night

Night Shift Increases the Risk of Cancer in Women

Night work is linked to an increased risk of breast, gastrointestinal and skin cancers in women, according to several…

Oysters

Woman Dies After Eating Raw Oysters

In Louisiana, woman in her fifties has died after eating oysters. Hospitalized in intensive care 36 hours after her…

One in twenty deaths alcohol

Alcohol Abuse Might Lead to Genetic Mutations and Cancer

Alcohol abuse is bad for your health, it’s a fact. And the links between ethanol-containing beverages and cancer are…

Video Games Addiction to Be Classified as a Disease

‚ÄčThe World Health Organization (WHO) may soon recognize addiction to video games as a disease. 

Pollution in China

Pollution Increases Mortality, Even Below the Current Alert Thresholds

American researchers have studied the consequences of pollution on mortality. They show that even when the rate is below…

Florida doctors Facial Tumor

Florida Doctors to Remove 10-Lb Facial Tumor from Cuban Boy

A group of…

US Government Approves Funding for Controversial Virus Research 

The United States has approved funding…

Brain Injury

New Study Reveals Relationship Between Brain Injuries and Crimes

A group of researchers in the United States have analyzed the clinical history of 40 killers and rapists. They…

Eating Vegetables May Prolong Your Life

Regularly eating green vegetables may help to delay by up to decade…

GLAUCOMA TEA

Daily Tea Drinking May Reduce The Risk of Glaucoma

Drinking a cup of hot tea a day may reduce the risk of developing glaucoma, according to a team…

alzheimer's

Long Studies Reduce the Risk of Alzheimer’s

The causes of Alzheimer’s disease are still undetermined…

Artificial Ovaries to Suppress the Symptoms of Menopause

Weight gain, hot flashes, insomnia, side effects related…

Obesity

Weight Loss Could Cure Type 2 Diabetes

Weight loss has allowed obese patients with type…

alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s is on the Rise, But This Tool Can Help Detect the Signs Early On

Nearly 46 millions of Americans are at…