A laureate professor in nutrition and dietetics compiled studies to show that too much salt increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, heart attack, and stroke, contrary to a recent claim by an online article.
Researchers from Tel Aviv University found that marital satisfaction is directly related to health and length of life. Men who perceive their marriage is a failure are at risk of developing cardiovascular diseases and more likely to die early.
Air pollution has been linked to several heart diseases and respiratory conditions. Researchers conduct the first nationwide study in the United States linking fine particulate matter to neurological diseases.
A recent study shows that survivors of child abuse suffer from metabolical diseases in adulthood such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and other cardiovascular diseases. Officials urge the public to do their part in reporting cases of child abuse to prevent further cases and its long-term effects on the victims.