Women who never have children are at a far greater risk of suffering heart failure later in life, a new study shows.
Retinoids, and related compounds are derived from vitamin A. In its many forms, vitamin A is quite different when ingested than when applied to the skin. In the world of skin care and beauty it has assumed a very central role as retinoids, retinol and retinoic acid. And that’s where the confusion comes in.
Several weeks ago I reported that autopsies of the brains of people diagnosed with dementia reveal damage to small arteries, which may cause tiny strokes and brain injury. Researchers also discovered that mice with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), when treated with vitamin C, showed that typical amyloid plaques associated with this disease disappeared! An
Mothers' depression during and after pregnancy appears to affect the mental health of their offspring, says a University of Calgary scientist.
Just mention stretch marks, and most women roll their eyes.
Long ago, immigrants landed on our hostile shores. They had no shelter, food or medical care. They hacked down forests and tried to survive. Many didn't. They developed colds and sore backs. But they had more to do than swallow pills. Nor did they have social agencies to pamper them. Today, their offspring have become wimps, part of a drug-infested
Wanna fit into your speedo by summer? Then get a new one! Or consider Pumping Irony with author, fitness trainer and standup comic Andrew Ginsberg, who’s just released his new funny-filled fitness book on How to Build Muscle, Lose Weight, and Have the Last Laugh, with a few snarky reps thrown in.
Facial aging is typically thought of as having two contributing elements - the constant pull of gravity, and degeneration of the tissue components that make up the skin. Gravity is always present, and short of space travel, is beyond our control. But the collagen and elastin components of skin, change as a result of time and the assaults of environ
There's a line in the classic musical, Showboat, that says..."it's summertime and the living is easy."