Washington, DC, 17 July 2023 (PAHO)- The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) today announced a competition for adolescents and young people aged 10 to 24, which aims to help address the mental health crisis in the Region. Through artistic mediums such as painting, drawing, illustration, poetry, stories, videos and songs, the 2023 Youth Voices competition […]
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June 28 (Reuters) – Use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to ease the effects of menopause, even for short periods, was associated with a higher risk for dementia in a nationwide study from Denmark, but the cognitive declines may not have been due to the treatment, researchers said on Wednesday. The study, published in The
Let me be very clear. I do not like beets. I’ve spent over fifty years disliking beets. I’ve tried them boiled (gag-inducing), roasted (almost tolerable, but no), raw (the additional chewing required just prolongs the misery), and picked (where’s the bathroom?). To me, beets taste like garden dirt laced with a little bit of sugar.
A new study is looking to help men build social connections to better deal with mental health struggles and the stigma around them. Paul Sharp and John Oliffe, both researchers and experts with UBC’s Men’s Health Research Program, are trying to find ways to help men through mental health struggles through the power of social
Adults ages 65 and up may get one of the newly approved RSV vaccines, an advisory committee to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decided Wednesday. The committee voted 9-5 to recommend two different RSV vaccines for adults ages 65 and up, from the pharmaceutical giants Pfizer and GSK. Thirteen members also voted to
The star of ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ and ‘The Conners’ walked the red carpet at the Monte Carlo TV Festival Neilson Barnard/NBCUniversal/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images; TheImageDirect.com John Goodman John Goodman is maintaining his 200-lb. weight loss, the result of a fitness journey he started in 2007. Clad in a slim-fitting suit, the actor appeared
Abbie Llewelyn, PA political staff May 25, 2023 13:57 Some Jewish children are surviving on just a bagel for lunch due to school meal funding problems, the Government’s anti-Semitism adviser told Parliament. News emerged this week that a second kosher caterer has withdrawn its services from 18 Jewish schools in London due to spiraling costs.
Dietary recommendations for cardiovascular health challenged by new evidence on saturated fatty acids’ effects on LDL-C and Lp(a) levels
A recent perspective piece published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition discussed current dietary recommendations to reduce the intake of saturated fatty acids and modulate the risk of cardiovascular disease while highlighting the impact of lower saturated fatty acid intake on low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) and lipoprotein A. Study: Lipoprotein(a) and Diet – A
A great warm weather activity requires a few adjustments for children who have eczema. Swimming is a great activity for children. It’s good exercise, it’s an important safety skill, and it can be a good way to get outside and get some fresh air and sunshine. But for children with eczema — also known as
A recent study published in the journal Public Health Challenges discussed the top public health challenges in 2023. Global public health challenges in 2022 include the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), health financing, human resources for health, mental health, climate change, poverty, reproductive health, infodemic, and humanitarian crisis. Moreover, global health challenges will continue to emerge