A new study revealed that the condition of your blood vessels may determine a good portion of your brain’s health. Researchers from the University of Edinburgh found that a number of factors—smoking, high blood pressure, and diabetes—may have a negative effect on not only your vascular health, but your brain as well.
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Begun in 1963, American Heart Month was created to encourage better heart health amongst Americans. Considering that heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States, this month is particularly important in terms of national health.
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To the relief of kids everywhere, summer is finally here. Whether your days are filled with picnics, carting kids to summer camps, or relaxing by the beach, there’s no denying the celebratory feeling in the air. And what tends to accompany melting ice cream, fireflies, and backyard barbecues? Fireworks, of course! While these light-displays are dazzling and exciting, fireworks are far from child’s play. Knowing how to safely use and interact with these summertime spectaculars is vital for keeping you and others around you safe.