Mark Fuerst is a frequent contributor to Consultantlive.com.
Stronger Obesity, Depression Link in Young Women
The connections between obesity and depression in young women are strengthened by the results of a new study.
Overweight and Obese More Vulnerable to Asthma
They breathe in more air than do normal-weight persons, exposing them to more air pollutants and making them more vulnerable to asthma and other pulmonary diseases.
Lifestyle Measures Cut Cardiovascular Deaths in Prediabetes
Group-based lifestyle interventions have long-term effects on prevention of diabetes beyond the period of active intervention, this clinical trial shows.
Statin Therapy Improves Erectile Function, Study Says
This finding could encourage more men with cardiovascular disease to remain compliant with their therapy.
To Prevent a Second Stroke, Lower Blood Pressure to Normal
All patients with stroke should have their blood pressure lowered to normal levels, a new study shows.
Cardiovascular Fitness May Help Cognitive Function
Good cardiovascular health may help preserve memory and thinking skills into middle age, according to the results of a new study.
Relaxation Followed by Stress Triggers Migraines
Migraine headaches increase significantly after persons relax and then experience heightened stress, according to the results of a new study.
Modifying Risk Factors Eases Erectile Dysfunction
And the inability to perform sexually may be linked to a range of other health problems.
Air Pollutants Up Asthma Risk in Obese Children
Obese children in this study were nearly 3 times as likely to have asthma as nonobese children.
Mediterranean Diet Reduces Diabetes, Inflammation
Two new studies show the heart-healthy benefits of this eating plan.
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