How we commute associated with cancer and mortality risk

A recent study suggests that in comparison with those who cycle or take the train, people who drive to work have higher rates of cancer, death from heart disease, and total death from all causes. Share on PinterestNew research examines the associations between different types of commute and cancer and mortality risk. Traveling to work […]

Could dairy protect against diabetes and hypertension?

A study including almost 150,000 participants has found that a higher intake of dairy products, particularly whole fat varieties, is linked with a lower risk of high blood pressure and diabetes. Share on PinterestNew research suggests that consuming more full fat...

How the pandemic is influencing the mental health of caregivers

Millions of people around the world care for loved ones who live with a disability or chronic condition. This role can sometimes take a toll on mental health, but what is the impact on caregivers during a pandemic? Medical News Today finds out. Share on PinterestIn...

Eating foods high in saturated fats may reduce concentration

A recent study suggests that in the hours after eating a meal that is high in saturated fats, a person’s ability to concentrate is reduced. The research, published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, offers further evidence of a relationship between a...