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Could Chowing Down on Cocoa Fix Your Heart?

Cocoa flavanols may be protective of heart health, even helping to reduce your risk of dying from cardiovascular events like heart attack and stroke. While chowing down on chocolate candy is unlikely to have the same effect, the evidence supporting cocoa’s benefits for heart health only continue to grow. Cocoa flavanols were singled out by… Read More »

Dementia: The food that could cut your risk by 40% – ‘cornerstone of brain-healthy diets’

This was later confirmed by researchers at the National Institutes of Health who evaluated the lifestyles of over 7,750 participants over a period of five to 10 years. Participants were required to fill out questionnaires to determine their eating habits and had cognitive tests of memory, language and attention administered over the phone. Researchers thereafter… Read More »

Diet could affect coronavirus risk according to MGH study

Although metabolic conditions such as obesity and Type 2 diabetes have been linked to an increased risk of COVID-19, as well as an increased risk of experiencing serious symptoms once infected, the impact of diet on these risks is unknown. In a recent study led by researchers at Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and published… Read More »

Could Texas abortion ban strategy be double-edged sword?

The unusual legal strategy used to ban most abortions in Texas is already increasingly being employed in Republican-led states to target pornography, LGBT rights and other hot-button cultural issues By LINDSAY WHITEHURST Associated Press September 11, 2021, 10:52 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article SALT LAKE CITY — The… Read More »