The effects on osteoporosis of prolonged periods of sitting – and the potential impact of less sedentary behaviour – are being explored in research led at the University of Strathclyde.
Vitamin D supplements have been found to reduce the risk of potentially fatal lung attacks in some chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients, according to a study led by Queen Mary University of London.
A new study published in HeartRhythm reports that regular moderate alcohol consumption, drinking an average of 14 glasses of alcohol per week, is a modifiable risk factor for atrial fibrillation
Research published in Heliyon finds that Facebook users who engage in social comparison are more aware of their physical ailments
More public education and guidelines are needed to increase marijuana users’ understanding of cannabis-related driving impairment
Dual cigarette/e-cigarette users may be exposed to even higher levels of carcinogens than cigarette-only smokers