This Nut Boosts Good Cholesterol While Slashing the Bad

This Nut Boosts Good Cholesterol While Slashing the Bad

It tastes great raw, toasted, seasoned, and smoked; it can make milk, butter, oil, and flour, and it now turns out that it can benefit your cholesterol profile too. Researchers from Penn State University have just published a study in the Journal of Nutrition that...
How Bad Is Acid Reflux For Your Teeth? (very)

How Bad Is Acid Reflux For Your Teeth? (very)

We all know that acid reflux causes stomach acid to back up into your esophagus, throat, and mouth. A new study in the Ukrainian Dental Almanac reveals that this is bad for your teeth. But how bad is it? And what can you do to save your teeth? The researchers...
Parkinson’s Disease Blocked By This Popular Drink

Parkinson’s Disease Blocked By This Popular Drink

Some people are genetically more vulnerable to Parkinson’s disease than others. And the medical system claims there is nothing you can do to protect yourself from it if you are. But a new study published in the journal Neurology, the medical journal of the...
Osteoporosis and Heart Attack (strange connection)

Osteoporosis and Heart Attack (strange connection)

Osteoporosis is a dreadful disease that would be enough on its own. But it isn’t on its own. A new study in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research reveals a horrifying connection between osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease. One that cannot be ignored if you...
Why Women Have Higher Heart Attack Risk After Menopause

Why Women Have Higher Heart Attack Risk After Menopause

Scientists have long been baffled by the fact that women have a lower risk of cardiovascular disease than men before menopause, even though they have a higher risk than men after menopause. Now, researchers from the University of Copenhagen may have solved this...