Monthly archive for July 2017

Aspirin Safe for Heart Failure Patients, Study Finds

MONDAY, July 31, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Some research has raised concerns about the safety of aspirin for heart failure patients. But a new study appears to offer some reassurance. The study, of over 2,300 patients, found that those on daily aspirin were not at heightened risk

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Just Thinking You’re Less Active May Shorten Your Life

FRIDAY, July 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Thinking that you’re less active than others may increase your risk of dying at a younger age, a new study claims. “Our findings fall in line with a growing body of research suggesting that our mindsets — in this case,

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Are You Eating for the Wrong Reasons?

FRIDAY, July 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — You don’t have to have an eating disorder, like binge eating, to have an overeating habit. When stress, anxiety or even boredom — rather than hunger — cause you to eat (and eat and eat), you might be experiencing emotional

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Don’t Let Summer Strain Your Back

SATURDAY, July 1, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Summer is the time when everyone dives into yard work and takes family vacations. But all that time spent bending, lifting and traveling can strain your back, spine experts say. An estimated 3.7 million Americans sought care for back pain

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