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Smoking May Be Hazardous to Job Prospects

Source:crosswalk.com …….Job seekers who smoke are less likely to find employment Unemployed smokers have a harder time finding work than job seekers who don’t smoke, and they earn less than nonsmokers when the do become employed, researchers reported. Nonsmokers who were not employed when they entered the study were 30% more likely than unemployed smokers to have found jobs a ...

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This weeks Health News: Not all Aspirins Are Alike

Source:www.everydayhealth.com Aspirin can save your life, but how you take it makes a difference. Video featuring Dr. Sanjay Gupta As a daily medication, aspirin can reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes. It can also be taken during a heart attack to slow the damage being done to the heart muscle, giving you more time to get to the ...

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The Heart Attack That Can Fool Your Doctor-Video featuring Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Source.everydayhealth.com/ Most heart attacks are caused by a buildup of plaque in the artery. But there is a rare and little-understood kind of heart attack that is much harder to detect. There was no reason Ana Gregg should be having a heart attack. She was 35 years old, fit, and had no risk factors for heart disease. That’s why, when ...

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This Week’s Health Topic: Anger Management.

Anger Management Remember Anger is a natural emotion that can sometimes make you feel uncomfortable or even out of control. If anger begins to take control over you, it’s important to do something to keep yourself and others around you safe. Managing your anger lowers stress and improves your health. Do you know that learning to manage anger is good ...

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Study finds link between daytime naps and diabetes

Source: aolnews.com A new study by Japanese researchers, at the University of Tokyo, showed there was a link between daytime naps that lasted longer than 60 minutes and a 45 percent increased risk of type 2 diabetes. However, there was no link to naps with a duration of only 40 minutes. SEE ALSO: One unexpected factor could determine if you’ll ...

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Browned toast and potatoes are ‘potential cancer risk’, say food scientists

Bread, chips and potatoes should be cooked to a golden yellow colour, rather than brown, to reduce our intake of a chemical which could cause cancer, government food scientists are warning. Acrylamide is produced when starchy foods are roasted, fried or grilled for too long at high temperatures. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) recommends carefully following cooking instructions and avoiding ...

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Need to pay attention to primary Healthcare by Kingsley Obeng-Kyereh

Health is wealth. This is one statement that is often repeated when there is the need to stress why it is important to maintain the highest standard of well-being. For some people, this statement is often taken for granted not by openly saying health is not important but due to the action taken in relation to what should be done ...

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Fish Oil Supplements – Could They Be Dangerous?

Some people have been using fish oil supplements to increase the intake of omega-3 fats. Omega-3 fats are essential and can only be obtained from diet. According to medical doctors such fats help to manage cardiovascular disorders and improve overall health.

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