Health

Latest stories on health and diseases from The Talking Democrat

Americans are getting fatter and shorter

A government report estimates that average weight, waist circumference, and body mass index (BMI) increased among Americans between 1999…

Increasing the level of physical activity improves the mood of bipolar patients

In adults with bipolar disorder, increasing the level of physical activity can boost mood and energy. Bipolarity, which is characterized…

Living with animals reduces the risk of allergies

A new study by scientists from Gothenburg (Sweden) reveals that children growing up with animals are less likely to…

The weird phenomenon of sleep-texting

According to a recent study, nearly 25% of students have already sent text messages in their sleep. Of these,…

Cannabis buds

Thailand becomes first Asian country to legalize medical marijuana

Thailand has legalized the cultivation of cannabis for medical use, becoming the first country in Asia to enter a…

Vegetable Milk

The risk is obesity doubles in babies who have consumed too much vegetable milk

A few years ago, Swedish researchers linked the consumption of vegetable drinks at six months of age to a…

Is the vegan bad for children

A girl suffers from rickets because of her vegan parents

In Australia, a couple of parents who imposed a vegan diet on their children had to face mistreatment in…

Cannabis buds

Marijuana reprograms sperm DNA

According to a US study published in the journal Epigenetics, consuming cannabis would alter the genetic profile of sperm. Consuming…

HIV virus

French researchers have found a way to end the HIV virus

A group of researchers from the Pasteur Institute in France has taken a new step in the fight against…

Anxiety and depression as bad as smoking and obesity for our health

According to a new US study, the incidence of arthritis, heart disease, stroke would be strongly influenced by a…

Food to avoid before bed to sleep well

Everyone knows that it is better to avoid drinking coffee before sleeping if one wants to spend…

Soy Sauce

A woman becomes disabled after drinking a liter of soy sauce

Self-medication can have serious consequences. An 39-year-old American woman suffered a heart attack after drinking a liter…

The recent romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak started in California

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that it is safe to consume the product, as…

Excessive exposure to electronic displays would change the brain of children

Children who spend more than two hours a day behind a screen would have their memory and…

nanorobots

Microscopic robots designed to swim in the eye

The eye is a sensitive organ, fragile and difficult to repair.¬†Currently, a large quantity of drugs for the treatment…

energy drink

A single can of energy drink may increase the risk of heart attack

A single can of energetic drink can reduce blood vessels in 90 minutes, according to a study from the…