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2019 Will Be A Great Year For Smartwatches And Fitness Trackers

2019 Will Be A Great Year For Smartwatches And Fitness Trackers

Not everyone needs a smartwatch or a fitness tracker (both commonly referred to as wearables) on our wrists because not all of us needs to keep track of every step we take. But if you do and are wondering what is the difference... 
Study Suggests Drinking Orange Juice Reduces Dementia Risk By Almost 50 Percent

Study Suggests Drinking Orange Juice Reduces Dementia Risk By Almost 50 Percent

A new study suggests that if you drink one glass of orange juice on a daily basis it could greatly reduce your risk of acquiring dementia. In this study, over a period of 16 years from 1986 to 2002, 28,000 US men were tracked regarding... 
Tesla (TSLA) Earning Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Study Finds

Tesla (TSLA) Earning Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Study Finds

Media stories about Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) have trended somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in... 
Is Sitting As Dangerous As Smoking?

Is Sitting As Dangerous As Smoking?

According to new data from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, roughly 25 percent of Americas sit for more than eight hours a day.  Published in JAMA, the study analyzed data recorded in the National Health... 
Coffee is Popular, But Why Do We Like It?

Coffee is Popular, But Why Do We Like It?

The human tongue is home to the taste buds, as you probably well know.  And those taste buds help our brains to detect pleasant flavors and those flavors that may not be so pleasant. Of course, our interpretation of flavors helps... 
Is there A Genetic Link Between Depression and Obesity?

Is there A Genetic Link Between Depression and Obesity?

It may seem pretty obvious that there is a link between obesity and depression but a new study clarifies just how these two are linked. More importantly, the study suggests that not only are they connected, but they actually impact... 
Just One Energy Drink Increases Heart Attack Risk

Just One Energy Drink Increases Heart Attack Risk

The United States National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (the NCCIH) reports that energy drinks are one of the most popular dietary supplements in America.  In fact, they are more commonly used than other types of... 
93 Percent of Children Breathe Toxic Air

93 Percent of Children Breathe Toxic Air

According to the latest data, approximately 2 billion children around the world breathe toxic, polluted air. A part of you probably thinks that this number is not very big when you think about the total global population, but that... 
New Moms Should Wait At Least A Year Between Pregnancies To Minimize Health Risks, New Study Suggests

New Moms Should Wait At Least A Year Between Pregnancies To Minimize Health Risks, New Study Suggests

Women who wait at least 18 months between pregnancies have lower health risks, according to a new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. According to the study authors, this is the “most extensive evaluation of how the role of... 
Does Stress Cause Cognitive Decline?

Does Stress Cause Cognitive Decline?

Everybody has stress, and we have all different ways of dealing with it. Of course, some people are better at handling stress than others.  Regardless, though, a new study warns that any stress you may have could be taking a toll... 
Southwest Profits and Revenues Are Up But Shares Take A Fall

Southwest Profits and Revenues Are Up But Shares Take A Fall

According to industry metrics, Southwest is the No 1 US carrier measured by passenger traffic and the numbers seem to confirm it. Southwest held its full-year guidance and has also forecast another $1 billion in revenue for next year... 
Does Eating Organic Foods Reduce Cancer Risk?

Does Eating Organic Foods Reduce Cancer Risk?

The argument over whether or not organic really is that much better for, may be finally coming to an end.  That’s because a new French study has learned that people who regularly consume organic food are, in fact, less likely to... 
New Alzheimer’s Research Links the Degenerative Disease with Herpes

New Alzheimer’s Research Links the Degenerative Disease with Herpes

The quest to discover the core mechanism of Alzheimer’s disease continues, and with it, we continue to learn more about this mysterious cognitive degenerative condition.  For one, the latest study has found a new link between antiviral... 
Most Common Form of TB Originated Among and Spread By Europeans

Most Common Form of TB Originated Among and Spread By Europeans

Tuberculosis is one of the most common infections you can catch today; at one time in history, it was also one of the most devastating.  While Mycobacterium tuberculosis still takes more lives than any other infectious disease we... 
Let the Sunshine In!  It’s Good For You AND Your Home

Let the Sunshine In!  It’s Good For You AND Your Home

Most people can probably afford to get a little more sunshine: most of us work indoors long hours during the day and then come home and stay in until the next morning when we get up to do it all over again. And even if you do spend... 
New Study Identifies Earliest Galaxies In The Universe

New Study Identifies Earliest Galaxies In The Universe

A new astronomical study has located what appears to be the oldest building blocks of the Milky Way galaxy, which could be upwards of 13 billion years old. According to researchers, these objects must have formed at least one hundred...