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Heart Disease Risk Reduced With One Cup of Leafy Green Veggies a Day

Research has found that individuals can significantly reduce their risk of heart disease by eating just 1 cup of nitrate-rich vegetables every day. The research looked at whether individuals who regularly ate higher quantities of nitrate-rich vegetables, such as beetroot and leafy greens, had reduced blood pressure, and it also looked at whether these same… Read More »

Skin cancer: Surgeon warns of ‘sandpaper’ skin texture that increases risk of disease

Dr Rachna Murthy is a leading skin cancer surgeon – specialising in the periocular area and face – who provides key insights on what to look out for when it comes to risky lesions. “Sun exposure can cause the skin to become dry, resulting in flaky and prematurely wrinkled skin,” said Dr Murthy. The loss… Read More »

VA apps pose privacy risk to veterans’ healthcare data

The increasing use of apps provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs is meant to improve access to patient health and benefits information in convenient digital platforms. However, members of Congress are worried that this electronic data is vulnerable. “When a veteran downloads an app from the VA’s app store, how much personal information does… Read More »

Risk of high protein low carb diet

Diets high in red meat and low in protective plant foods are linked with an increased risk of cancer, particularly colon cancer. Choose plant proteins. When your fat stores become a primary energy source, you may lose weight. You have signed up to recieve Wholicious living emails. Science says change your eating space Daily water… Read More »