Lifestyle explains 40% of benefits of education on heart disease

Improving lifestyle could cut heart disease risk linked to poor education Related items fromOnMedica Heart disease and stroke deaths plummet in Scotland Poor patients more likely to die after heart surgery than rich Taxing unhealthy products may help tackle chronic diseases Recent intense activity in teens linked to healthier metabolic profile Obesity associated with worse mortality and higher CVD risk
Source: OnMedica Latest News - Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Related Links:

Right now the world is experiencing an epidemic that is projected to get much, much worse. It’s an epidemic of dementia, affecting 50 million people and millions more of their caregivers — staggering numbers that are projected to triple by 2050. The dementia crisis is such a massive worldwide issue that the World Health Organization (WHO) announced a strategic public health action plan, including compiling an organized database of quality dementia research and creating guidelines for the prevention of dementia. The guidelines have just been published, a 96-page document that is summarized here, as well as in th...
Source: Harvard Health Blog - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Alzheimer's Disease Brain and cognitive health Exercise and Fitness Healthy Aging Memory Nutrition Source Type: blogs
AbstractAimsTo determine the potential risk factors and construct the predictive model of diabetic risk among a relatively low risk middle-aged and elderly Chinese population.MethodsInformation of participants was collected in the Dongfeng-Tongji cohort study, a perspective cohort study of Chinese occupational population. The main outcome was incident type 2 diabetes (T2DM). Based on the conventional risk factors of diabetes, we defined low risk participants without underlying diseases such as coronary heart disease, stroke, cancer, dyslipidemia, hypertension, metabolic syndrome, obesity and family history of diabetes. Tot...
Source: Acta Diabetologica - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: research
Nearly 40% of U.S. adults are obese, putting them at a higher risk of earlier death, heart disease, stroke, some cancers, and gallbladder disease, among other problems.
Source: WebMD Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
(CNN) — The red meat or white meat debate is a draw: Eating white meat, such as poultry, will have an identical effect on your cholesterol level as eating red beef, new research indicates. The long-held belief that eating white meat is less harmful for your heart may still hold true, because there may be other effects from eating red meat that contribute to cardiovascular disease, said the University of California, San Francisco researchers. This needs to be explored in more detail, they added. Non-meat proteins such as vegetables, dairy, and legumes, including beans, show the best cholesterol benefit, according to t...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Health News Cholesterol CNN Red Meat Source Type: news
Conclusion: Current studies provide ample evidence of close interactions between physical and mental health. Further developments in the field of psychosomatic medicine should take into consideration the health-related consequences of these interactions. PMID: 31154922 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Zeitschrift fur Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: Z Psychosom Med Psychother Source Type: research
Two major studies add to body of evidence against foods made with industrial ingredientsPeople who eat large amounts of heavily processed foods, from breakfast cereals and ready meals to muffins and ice-cream, have a greater risk of heart attack, stroke and early death, according to two major studies.The findings, from separate teams in France and Spain, add to a growing body of evidence that foods made in factories with industrial ingredients may have a hand in an array of medical disorders such as cancer, obesity and high blood pressure.Continue reading...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - Category: Science Authors: Tags: Science Health Diets and dieting Food Obesity Heart disease Life and style Source Type: news
Researchers call for policies to limit ultra-processed food intake Related items fromOnMedica Heart disease and stroke deaths plummet in Scotland Taxing unhealthy products may help tackle chronic diseases Obesity associated with worse mortality and higher CVD risk Nutrition more important than calories, say experts Lifestyle explains 40% of benefits of education on heart disease
Source: OnMedica Latest News - Category: UK Health Source Type: news
African American men report lower levels of depressive symptoms that their white peers in national data. However, the value of these studies is often undermined by data that confound race, socioeconomic status, and segregation. We sought to determine whether race differences in depressive symptoms were present after minimizing the effects of socioeconomic status and segregation within a cohort of southwest Baltimore (SWB) men using the data from the Exploring Health Disparities in Integrated Communities (EHDIC), a novel study of racial disparities within communities where African American and non-Hispanic white males live ...
Source: Family and Community Health - Category: Primary Care Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
Large study covering 1.5m people identifies global problems Related items fromOnMedica Shocking variation in diabetes care across UK More Scottish GPs needed to fight heart disease Diabetes will soon cost NHS £16.9bn Apply different obesity criteria to BME patients Heart disease and stroke deaths plummet in Scotland
Source: OnMedica Latest News - Category: UK Health Source Type: news
ConclusionWe propose PRIP as a new therapeutic target for controlling obesity or developing novel anti-obesity drugs.
Source: Journal of Oral Biosciences - Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: research
More News: Cardiology | Eating Disorders & Weight Management | Education | Heart | Heart Disease | Obesity | Scotland Health | Stroke | UK Health | Universities & Medical Training