A Key to the Door of Good Health: Regular Exercise

A Key to the Door of Good Health: Regular Exercise

No matter what our age, our body benefits from regular exercise. It is one of the Keys to unlock the doors to good health. Experts say that a regular exercise program helps us looking and feeling younger and stay independent longer. It also lowers the risk of various health issues from cardiovascular disease and diabetes […]

80 is the New 60: Staying Healthy in an Aging World

80 is the New 60: Staying Healthy in an Aging World

Globally, aging populations are posing big challenges for healthcare systems; together, new technology and old techniques offer the opportunity to manage them. The new challenge for the 21st Century The Big Q: Can we live better? The Big A: Yes! The booming population of older adults is a testament to the incredible developments in science and technology […]

Fitbit acquisition gives Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) a bridge to the $3 trillion health care market

Fitbit acquisition gives Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) a bridge to the $3 trillion health care market

Fitbit acquisition gives Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) a bridge to the $3 trillion health care market Alphabet GOOGL, owner of Google, announced last week that it would be acquiring wearable fitness company Fitbit FIT, for roughly $2.1 billion. The move ramps up the competition in the wearables space as tech giants elbow for market share. Google’s Silicon Valley […]

Living Near the Ocean has Real Health Benefits

Living Near the Ocean has Real Health Benefits

Many people dream of living near the ocean, there is a reason why, as coastal living may be good for mental health, according to a study by researchers from the University of Exeter, England.  The research builds on prior studies linking natural environments to mental health and well-being, and suggests that you may be able […]

Updating Bernie Sanders’ Heart Health Issues

Updating Bernie Sanders’ Heart Health Issues

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders , 78 anni, suffered a heart attack earlier this week, his physicians said Friday, describing his heart health issue in more specific terms than disclosed previously. Friday after Senator Sanders left the hospital, his treating physicians cast the events in a more serious light. “After presenting to an outside facility with […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) taps former FDA commissioner to oversee health strategy and policy

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) taps former FDA commissioner to oversee health strategy and policy

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) taps former FDA commissioner to oversee health strategy and policy Alphabet has tapped former U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Robert M. Califf to lead the company’s health strategy and policy. Starting in November, Califf will become the full-time head of strategy and policy for its Verily Life Sciences and Google Health […]

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Eyes Healthcare Market and Expands Tech Portfolio at Annual Event

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Eyes Healthcare Market and Expands Tech Portfolio at Annual Event

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Eyes Healthcare Market and Expands Tech Portfolio at Annual Event Amazon AMZN has had a busy couple of days. The e-commerce giant held their annual hardware event on Wednesday in Seattle a day after they announced they would be taking their biggest step yet into healthcare by launching its Amazon Care service […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) down driven by large falls in utility, communications, energy and healthcare stocks

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) down driven by large falls in utility, communications, energy and healthcare stocks

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) down driven by large falls in utility, communications, energy and healthcare stocks Third day of losses driven by large falls in utility, communications, energy and healthcare stocks, Australian shares declined for a third consecutive session on Thursday, ignoring a strong lead from Wall Street sparked by renewed optimism over the prospects […]

Make No Mistake, Fake Meat Is Junk Food, Health is Not Driving the ‘Meat Makeover’

Make No Mistake, Fake Meat Is Junk Food, Health is Not Driving the ‘Meat Makeover’

$BYND Ultra-processed foods typically have 5 or more ingredients, many of which are not commonly found in home kitchens. This describes the Impossible Burger and Beyond Burger, including fake blood processed from genetically engineered yeast to mimic the taste and texture of real beef. The junk food industry has a new product they are offering […]

Health fears prompt Swiss 5G revolt

Health fears prompt Swiss 5G revolt

Health fears prompt Swiss 5G revolt Switzerland was among the first countries to begin deploying 5G, but health fears over radiation from the antennas that carry the next-generation mobile technology have sparked a nationwide revolt. Demonstrators against the technology are due to fill the streets of Bern later this month, but already a number of […]

The Health Benefits of Laughter Revealed

The Health Benefits of Laughter Revealed

“Laughter is the best medicine”– Bennet Cerf and, Proverbs 17:22 says, “A merry heart is like medicine.” Ellen Jacob, author of ‘You’re the Best Friend Ever’ states: “Whoever said laughter is the best medicine was right — it’s the glue that holds friendships together. To laugh together at life’s ridiculous turn of events makes those […]

Real Food Means a Healthy Brain

Real Food Means a Healthy Brain

We all should know that eating well is important for our physical health, but it is also essential for healthy brain function, and anything that we put into our bodies affects us. Healthy diets bring good results, whereas, unhealthy eating habits can cause some unwanted side-effects. Undereating may cause fatigue, fainting and dizziness, dehydration, low […]

Increase Your Health Span

Increase Your Health Span

Maybe The Key hindrance to extended health span is the process of atherosclerosis, the hardening of your arteries, the #1 cause of heart disease. Ivor Cummins is a biochemical engineer with a background in medical device engineering and leading teams in complex problem-solving. On his website, TheFatEmperor.com,  he offers guidance on how to decode science […]

Top US Health Authorities Issue National Warning on Marijuana “a dangerous drug”

Top US Health Authorities Issue National Warning on Marijuana “a dangerous drug”

Top Federal health officials issued a national warning Thursday against marijuana use by adolescents and pregnant women, as more states legalize the increasingly potent drug for medicinal and recreational use. Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar and Surgeon General Jerome Adams made the announcement, with Secretary Azar calling marijuana “a dangerous drug.” Officials […]

Eat REAL Food to Improve Overall Health

Eat REAL Food to Improve Overall Health

A healthy diet is as important to your mental health as it is to your physical well being. The food that we eat has a direct correlation to the way we think and the decisions that we make. Without a proper diet, the mind cannot function properly enough and have the clarity to make the […]

The fundamentals, optics, and technicals all imply a healthy end-of-year rally for Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock

The fundamentals, optics, and technicals all imply a healthy end-of-year rally for Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock

The fundamentals, optics, and technicals all imply a healthy end-of-year rally for Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock Much unlike calendar 2018, calendar 2019 has been a really good year for shares of global social media giant Facebook (NASDAQ:FB). Year-to-date, FB stock is up more than 40%. For what it’s worth, FB stock fell 25% in 2018. Most signs […]

UAE Raise Tax 50% For Unhealthy Lifestyle Choices

UAE Raise Tax 50% For Unhealthy Lifestyle Choices

Sweetened beverages, sugary drinks and electronic smoking devices will be added into a list of excise taxable products by the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Effective January 1st of next year, the move will be cutting the use of harmful products and adjust the behaviors of clients, a cabinet general secretariat statement assured. The UAE is […]

Removing South Africa’s Two-Tier Healthcare System

Removing South Africa’s Two-Tier Healthcare System

Performance in South Africa’s two-tier health system – the public and the private – has been worsening for some time. Politicians have attempted to attribute the decline in the public sector to a myriad of ills, none of their making. These include migrants; insufficient funds; insufficient staff; medical schemes; lawyers suing them for medical negligence; […]

FDA Pushes For Graphic Health Warnings on Cigarette Boxes

FDA Pushes For Graphic Health Warnings on Cigarette Boxes

The large, graphic cigarette health warnings proposed today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are a critical and long-overdue step forward in the nation’s battle against tobacco use – the number one cause of preventable death. The new graphic warnings are a dramatic improvement over the current text-only warnings that have become stale and unnoticed, they […]

U.S. Children’s Hospital Promoting Parent-Child Communication For Health and Safety Reasons

U.S. Children’s Hospital Promoting Parent-Child Communication For Health and Safety Reasons

New research shows that brief parent-targeted interventions in the primary care setting can increase communication between parents and their teens about sexual and alcohol behavior. This method may serve as an important strategy for parents to influence adolescent behaviors and health outcomes. Researchers from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia published the study today in JAMA Network Open. “Community, school […]

World’s Consumers Pursuing Good Health Drive Growth of Non-alcoholic Beverages

World’s Consumers Pursuing Good Health Drive Growth of Non-alcoholic Beverages

Global Non-Alcoholic Beverage Market Projected To Reflect A CAGR Of 4.4% During 2017-2027 The worldwide inclination of individuals for good health has prompted manufacturers to transform from alcoholic drinks to non-alcoholic beverages included value added waters, which has directed the prominent market players towards focusing on new product launches to meet the altering customer tastes. […]

“The State of US Health”

“The State of US Health”

The Key to good health and long life is to eat Real food and avoid sugar in all forms and at all cost. A new report on “The State of US Health” published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), ranked “dietary risks” as the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the […]

Dog Food That Tackles Health-Related Problems

Dog Food That Tackles Health-Related Problems

Happy Again Pet, the highest quality collagen supplement specifically formulated to improve the joint health of dogs, announced today a partnership with pet behaviorist and Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan. Millan is an equity partner in Happy Again, one of the first products in the supplement space endorsed by him. “Every Pet parent’s goal should be to […]

Awareness Run For Women’s Ovary Health

Awareness Run For Women’s Ovary Health

Advocates, supporters, community leaders, celebrities and healthcare providers join PCOS Challenge: The National Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association to launch PCOS awareness effort in Los Angeles as part of an 11-city national campaign on Saturday, August 17th. Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a serious genetic, hormone, metabolic and reproductive disorder that affects up to 15 percent of women in the U.S. […]

Staying Healthy on an Airplane

Staying Healthy on an Airplane

It is inevitable, spend a few hours in a confined space with a couple hundred other bodies at 30-K+ ft and we are likely going to get sick, yes? It is true that traveling carries certain risks to our health, catching a cold is not a foregone conclusion. From reducing our exposure to germs to prepping our […]

FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (.KLSE) Investors are concerned about the health of the global economy

FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (.KLSE) Investors are concerned about the health of the global economy

FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (.KLSE) Investors are concerned about the health of the global economy BANKING stocks fell the most in nearly three months yesterday, dragging the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) lower for the third consecutive day as a weaker lending outlook and external economic figures hit investor sentiment. The Kuala Lumpur Financial […]

A Healthy Diet and Exercise are the Keys to Anti-aging

A Healthy Diet and Exercise are the Keys to Anti-aging

FLASH: There is a giant chemistry experiment happening the Western world that is wreaking havoc with our hormones, poisoning our bodies, and causing an epidemic of obesity that’s accelerating diseases. That is the theory of expert Cheryl Myers, RN, a noted author and lecturer who believes in bridging the gap between the worlds of mainstream […]

Petco Continues To Value Pet Health and Wellness

Petco Continues To Value Pet Health and Wellness

Petco today announced the launch of the Petco Pet Wellness Council (PPWC). An independent coalition of leading experts in veterinary science and animal care. Who will inform both company – and industry-wide education and evolution in support of overall pet health and wellness. The inaugural meeting of the Petco Pet Wellness Council is taking place […]

Healthcare In India On The Rise

Healthcare In India On The Rise

The MedTechConnect All Partner Workshop brought together 40 leaders. From industry, government, healthcare providers, foundations, NGOs, and start-ups. To create a roadmap for the last mile delivery of medical technologies. Workshop attendees included representatives from: GE Healthcare, GenWorks, Tata Trusts, LV Prasad Eye Institute, T-Hub, Pathfinder International, Public Health Foundation of India, Social Alpha, the Centre […]

Spend Face-to-Face Time With Your Friends, it is Healthy

Spend Face-to-Face Time With Your Friends, it is Healthy

$CI, $FB, $TWTR FLASH: Getting together with friends on a regular basis boosts and benefits overall health, and hey, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) do not count. Most focus on eating a healthy diet, exercising and making positive lifestyle choices to improve their health. But according to an article published in Social Health News, this week […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) record high led by UnitedHealth shares

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) record high led by UnitedHealth shares

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) record high led by UnitedHealth shares The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied to a record high on Thursday, led by UnitedHealth shares, after testimony by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell this week that signaled easier monetary policy could be implemented later this month. The 30-stock average broke above 27,000 for […]

Important: Sleep Better, Stay Healthy

Important: Sleep Better, Stay Healthy

FLASH: It is Key to get 7-9 hours of sleep a night for your good health, according to sleep experts. Too little sleep not only makes you tired and cranky all day, it also has other unwanted side effects, including decreased creativity and accuracy, increased stress, tremors, aches, and memory lapses or loss. It also […]

Yoga Boosts Brain Health and Function

Yoga Boosts Brain Health and Function

FLASH: Research shows experienced yoga practitioners have greater gray matter volume in several brain regions compared to matched controls, suggesting it has neuroprotective effects Yoga has lot of health benefits, as it provides the physical benefits of exercise, helps to lower stress, stave off cognitive decline by strengthening brain regions involved in working memory, improve overall brain […]

A Good Night’s Sleep Improves Our Health

A Good Night’s Sleep Improves Our Health

FlASH: Getting a good night’s sleep helps improve clarity and physical health Today more than ever, getting enough sleep to be sufficiently rested is almost unheard of. Social media, watching TV right before going to bed, mulling over the day’s events, worrying about the affairs of tomorrow and stressing over factors that are outside of […]

Health Benefits of Avocados

Health Benefits of Avocados

 On Avocados and Eyesight Avocados are a good source of zeaxanthin and lutein, which help to protect against cataracts and age related macular degeneration. Out of the 20 most commonly consumed fruits, avocados are the highest source of lutein, a natural antioxidant which filters harmful blue light and helps in maintaining healthy eye cells. Avocados […]

Sleeping in a Cool Room is Better for Our Health

Sleeping in a Cool Room is Better for Our Health

The Big A: What the ideal temperature setting is to help you sleep better longer? The temperature in your bedroom can make or break your sleep pattern. Overall, the suggested bedroom temperature should be 60 – 67 degrees Fahrenheit for optimal sleep. When lying in bed trying to sleep, our body temperature decreases to initiate sleep, and the proposed […]

The Health Benefits of Papaya

The Health Benefits of Papaya

Papaya helps with the digestion of nutrients, especially for the digestion of protein.  Papaya contains a digestive enzyme known as papain, which is often used in digestive enzyme supplements that support the health of the digestive system. Papain is also used to treat digestive conditions, such as chronic diarrhea and indigestion. Papaya is a good […]

Develop a Positive Healthy Food Mindset Through The ‘Eat Like You Give A Fork’ Book

Develop a Positive Healthy Food Mindset Through The ‘Eat Like You Give A Fork’ Book

Chef Mareya Ibrahim brings her culinary and nutrition backgrounds together in the brand new book: Eat Like You Give A Fork: The Real Dish on Eating to Thrive, released this month by St. Martin’s Griffin. Ibrahim previously served as a signature chef on the million-copy seller The Daniel Plan before releasing her own book. With a cheeky and conversational approach, Ibrahim delivers countless tips and tricks to help people […]

Transform Stressful Thoughts into Healthy Productivity

Transform Stressful Thoughts into Healthy Productivity

Below, some mental health experts share their strategies for shifting our stress, anxieties, worries and concerns into something healthier and more productive. With the fervor of the midterm elections, the barrage of tragic news stories in addition to just, you know, normal life stuff, many of us are feeling more anxious than usual. Though some of us suffer […]

Hack Your Health Habits

Hack Your Health Habits

Going barefoot, spending time in the sun and mindfully barbecuing are fun ways to add to your well-being, notes Dr. Nathalie Beauchamp, book author and natural health practitioner. Can you remember the last time you ran barefoot through a field or laid in the grass to look up at the clouds? What about the last time […]

Human Health and Life Research ‘Human Glycome Project’

Human Health and Life Research ‘Human Glycome Project’

The Human Glycome Project,  Genos®, New England Biolabs® (NEB®) and Waters™ Corporation today announced a collaboration to accelerate glycomics research by providing goods and services critical to glycan analysis. Launched in October 2018, the Human Glycome Project is a global initiative to map the structure and function of human glycans. The completion of the human genome […]

Equitas Health On Pride Month

Equitas Health On Pride Month

In celebration of Pride Month, Equitas Health launches its “We Are #Healthworthy” public awareness campaign, with a series of videos to be released on social media over the course of the month. The LGBTQ+ affirming healthcare and social service agency will also bring the “We Are #Healthworthy” message to 22 Pride festivals across Ohio and into Kentucky and West Virginia. […]

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) may give healthy returns in the latter part of 2019

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) may give healthy returns in the latter part of 2019

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) may give healthy returns in the latter part of 2019 The price of silver in comparison with the price of gold is at a 26-year low. The ratio of gold price to silver price is currently around 90, the highest after March 1993. A higher ratio indicates that silver […]

Grounding Has Positive Health Effects

Grounding Has Positive Health Effects

FLASH: Grounding is the practice of placing our bare feet on the ground, where negatively charged electrons in the Earth neutralize free radicals in our body. Grounding, or Earthing, is a scientifically-supported health practice that has been largely ignored by mainstream medicine despite a body of evidence for its effectiveness. Grounding is simply placing our […]

Animals Health Market Analysis

Animals Health Market Analysis

Market Overview– Developments in the animal farming sector and changing societal attitude toward pet animals have resulted in an increased demand for fast and reliable diagnostic techniques. Molecular diagnostics possess the potential to address this growing demand. As of 2018, more than 60% of the US population owned a pet/companion animal. There is an increasing […]

Good Sleep is Important for Good Health

Good Sleep is Important for Good Health

FLASH: Proper Sleep Is Essential for Good Health When measured subjectively, data from 765,000 Americans showed that increases in nighttime temperatures increased self-reported nights of insufficient sleep. Other research also found that high temperatures affected multiple aspects of sleep, leading to the following: Worse sleep duration Shallow sleep Less sleep calmness Difficulty falling asleep Lower […]

Trump’s Healthcare Discrimination

Trump’s Healthcare Discrimination

City Attorney Dennis Herrera today announced he has filed for a court order to halt enforcement of the Trump administration’s new rule that would allow health care staff to refuse to provide medical treatment to patients. If allowed to take effect, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ new rule would threaten medical access for socially […]

Early Christmas Celebrating On Mental Health

Early Christmas Celebrating On Mental Health

A recent study from the Journal of Environmental Psychology says research shows decorating for the holidays early can be good for one’s mental health. It demonstrates you are sociable and open to making new friends and supports a nostalgic feelings about one’s childhood. That same feeling of Christmas happiness is felt in holiday traditions.  A […]

Comport IT Healthcare Solutions Explains The Market

Comport IT Healthcare Solutions Explains The Market

In an age of personalized care and mobile integration, facilities increasingly require flexible healthcare IT solutions. Many are turning to Aruba, which provides solutions designed to meet the unique needs of today’s healthcare providers. A top provider of healthcare IT solutions, Comport highlights Aruba solutions as effective tools for improving efficiency, security, and patient satisfaction. The following are among […]

New Technology Boosts Women’s Health Market

New Technology Boosts Women’s Health Market

Technology adaptations and growing awareness are combining to bring big changes to the feminine-specific healthcare market. The market is seeing an influx of new apps, research and medications, according to the report. Research Highlights Major market segments include fertility solutions, period and fertility tracking apps, at-home fertility monitoring devices, and pregnancy and nursing care. North […]

How to Keep Dogs Healthy (With Pictures)

How to Keep Dogs Healthy (With Pictures)

Sunny days, aromatic flowers and warm temperatures are a few of summer’s most adored qualities. Getting outside to enjoy the sunshine isn’t something only humans love – pets often do, too. Whether romping through a local dog park or sniffing around the neighborhood, fresh air and exercise can do wonders for your pet. Pairing exercise […]

Healthy Lifestyle Family Edition

Healthy Lifestyle Family Edition

Living a healthy lifestyle takes effort and diligence, but with common stressors of day-to-day life, health can take a backseat to jobs, social engagements and tempting treats. While adopting more healthful habits may not be top-of-mind for your family, there are some simple and sneaky ways to incorporate them into your family’s routines. 1. Take […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Beijing’s plans to conduct accounting checks pulled healthcare firms lower

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Beijing’s plans to conduct accounting checks pulled healthcare firms lower

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Beijing’s plans to conduct accounting checks pulled healthcare firms lower China’s main stock market indexes ended flat on Wednesday as Beijing’s plans to conduct accounting checks pulled healthcare firms lower, offsetting a regional rebound sparked by the U.S. central bank’s comments that raised hopes of an interest rate cut. At […]

Beat Stress, Improve Health in 5 Mins

Beat Stress, Improve Health in 5 Mins

In today’s world is hard to escape stress of modern living. Beyond affecting mood, it can damage one’s health, from lost sleep and stress-eating to weight gain and heart disease. Fortunately, there are easy steps to take to counter all of the negatives. A simple solution is a 20-min daily break to practice relaxation in […]

CVS Health Plans To Speed Growth

CVS Health Plans To Speed Growth

$CVS Significant Expansion of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) HealthHUBs® strategy will Help Drive Differentiated, Consumer-Centric Health Experience; 1,500 Expected to Open by End of 2021 Strong Execution on Aetna Integration Projected to Drive Approximately $300 – $350 Million of Synergies in 2019; Synergies of Approximately $800 Million Projected in 2020 Reaffirming 2019 Full Year Guidance; Consolidated […]

The Mediterranean Diet is Better for Mind, Body, and Planetary Health

The Mediterranean Diet is Better for Mind, Body, and Planetary Health

New research from the American Psychological Association (APA) finds that the Mediterranean Diet is better for mind, body, and planetary health. It is no surprise Decades of research has found that the Mediterranean Diet, a style of eating developed by nutritionist and doctor Ancel Keys featuring plant-based, nutrient-rich foods helps increase longevity and because it […]

Coffee & Caffeine, Their Amazing Health Benefits

Coffee & Caffeine, Their Amazing Health Benefits

A study has found that the interaction of an unidentified component of coffee with the caffeine increases blood levels of a crucial growth factor which appears to protect against the process of Alzheimer’s disease. Making use of mice bred for developing Alzheimer’s like symptoms, the researchers provide evidence that caffeinated coffee protects against the disease […]

Health Claims: CBD Oil

Health Claims: CBD Oil

FLASH: A CBD craze is sweeping across America and the World New products are cramming store shelves as the market explodes for what many believe to be a miracle cure-all. Everything from oils to gummies to pills, creams, and ointments are now for sale at supermarkets and specialty chains. You can even get massages infused […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices Google who has spent millions funding retailers such as JB Hi Fi resulting in them dominating in the voice activation market in Australia is set to revamp their business. The big search Company is set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices […]

IHH Healthcare Weekly HEFFX Highlights: $5.58 target

IHH Healthcare Weekly HEFFX Highlights: $5.58 target

IHH Healthcare Berhad is an investment holding company. The Company operates through five segments: Parkway Pantai, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Asia; Acibadem Holdings, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Central Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (CEEMENA) and investment holding companies owning Acıbadem […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors watching the health of the Chinese economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors watching the health of the Chinese economy

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investors watching the health of the Chinese economy Most Asian stock markets closed higher on Wednesday, following the release of better-than-expected economic numbers from China. Mainland Chinese shares were higher on the day. The Shanghai composite rose 0.29 percent to approximately 3,263.12 and the Shenzhen component added around 0.55 […]

IHH Healthcare Berhad HEFFX Highlights

IHH Healthcare Berhad HEFFX Highlights

IHH Healthcare Berhad is an investment holding company. The Company operates through five segments: Parkway Pantai, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Asia; Acibadem Holdings, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Central Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (CEEMENA) and investment holding companies owning Acıbadem […]

Your Liver, Your Health

Your Liver, Your Health

Fact: The human liver weighs about 3 lbs, filters all of the body’s blood daily, and when healthy is the only organ capable of regenerating; the liver performs nearly 500 functions, including regulating cholesterol levels. Our liver weighs about 3 lbs and is located on the right side of of the abdomen. Reddish brown in […]

Health care could bring in over $15 billion for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 2021 and up to $313 billion by 2027

Health care could bring in over $15 billion for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 2021 and up to $313 billion by 2027

Health care could bring in over $15 billion for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 2021 and up to $313 billion by 2027 Apple’s opportunity in health care is so large with the Apple Watch that the company should soon generate tens of billions of dollars a year in annual revenue from wearables and health services, according […]

Study: Even Moderate Drinking is Not Healthy

Study: Even Moderate Drinking is Not Healthy

FLASH: A new study challenges the idea that a drink or 2 a day could actually be good for you. In a study conducted in China, the researchers found that moderate drinking slightly raised the risk of stroke and high blood pressure. They were not able to figure out whether small amounts of alcohol might […]

The Health Benefits of Organic Hemp Seeds

The Health Benefits of Organic Hemp Seeds

FLASH: Hemp seeds are the seeds of the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa. They are from the same species as cannabis (marijuana), but a different variety. And they contain only trace amounts of THC, the psychoactive compound in marijuana. Hemp seeds are exceptionally nutritious and rich in healthy fats, protein and various minerals. Below is a […]

Sleep Influences Learning, Memory and Overall Health

Sleep Influences Learning, Memory and Overall Health

FLASH: Sleep impacts your ability to learn and your creative capacity. Deep sleep is also crucial for brain detoxification, and can have a significant impact on your risk for Alzheimer’s disease. In the video below, Rhonda Patrick, PhD., a biomedical scientist, interviews professor Matthew Walker, PhD., founder and director of the University of California Berkeley’s […]

Holding a Grudge is Bad for Ones Health

Holding a Grudge is Bad for Ones Health

It is easy to hold a grudge, but whether it involves a friend, colleague, a co-worker or loved one, it can fill you with bitterness, keep you stuck in the past and lead to anxiety or depression. That means the grudge holder the is suffering from the situation, and not the subject of your anger […]

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) traders seek haven in consumer, health-care stocks amid weak economic data

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) traders seek haven in consumer, health-care stocks amid weak economic data

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) traders seek haven in consumer, health-care stocks amid weak economic data China stocks closed higher on Wednesday following two straight sessions of losses, as a rebound on Wall Street aided sentiment, while weak industrial profit data fuelled hopes for more stimulus. The blue-chip CSI300 index ended up 1.2 percent at […]

The Health Benefits of Using a Sauna

The Health Benefits of Using a Sauna

Many people refer to the sauna as ‘The Poor Man’s Pharmacy.’ The Big Q: Are there really any health benefits to be had from just sitting in a sauna? The Big A: Yes! Saunas actually go back 3,000 years when Mayans used ‘sweat houses’ for religious ceremonies and to maintain good health. From the Roman […]

Vitamin D, What it Means to Our Good Health

Vitamin D, What it Means to Our Good Health

Wintertime and cold temperatures keep people inside more than warmer times of the year when the Sun shines daily. Even so, with so many jobs located indoors, many hard workers seldom see the light of day. But vitamin D, much of which is provided by exposure to natural sunlight (specifically UVB radiation), is essential for […]

IHH Healthcare HEFFX Highlights

IHH Healthcare HEFFX Highlights

IHH Healthcare Berhad is an investment holding company. The Company operates through five segments: Parkway Pantai, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Asia; Acibadem Holdings, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Central Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (CEEMENA) and investment holding companies owning Acıbadem […]

IHH Healthcare HEFFX Highlights

IHH Healthcare HEFFX Highlights

IHH Healthcare Berhad is an investment holding company. The Company operates through five segments: Parkway Pantai, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Asia; Acibadem Holdings, which is a hospital operator and healthcare service provider in Central Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (CEEMENA) and investment holding companies owning Acıbadem […]

The Secrets to a Healthy Long Life

The Secrets to a Healthy Long Life

FLASH: The Importance of Fasting for Longevity In his book “Circadian Code: Lose Weight, Supercharge Your Energy and Sleep Well Every Night,” Satchidananda Panda, PhD., cites research showing that 90% of people eat across 12 hours a day or more, and compressing this eating window may in fact be 1 of the most important things […]

An Unhealthy Lifestyle and Your Brain

An Unhealthy Lifestyle and Your Brain

FLASH: aAn unhealthy lifestyle can trigger inflammation throughout your body, which can then accelerate wear-and-tear on your brain, a new study suggests. The Big Q: What happens? The Big A: Faster declines in thinking and memory for those who do not practice healthy habits that counteract inflammation. Long-term inflammation is most often caused by chronic […]

Age Old Secrets for a Long and Healthy Life

Age Old Secrets for a Long and Healthy Life

FLASH: Fasting is Key to Longevity Note: An important part of this is understanding is the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) a very important pathway responsible for controlling autophagy or how our bodies detox and repair themselves. Intermittent Fasting Fasting is biological stressor that produces many beneficial results, including autophagy. In fact, some of the benefits associated […]

Chocolate That is Good for Our Health

Chocolate That is Good for Our Health

FLASH: Chocolate is not only a delight, but a true friend of our health. It may seem too good to be true, but eating chocolate is beneficial to your health as I have written in this column many times before. There is, however, a Key caveat: It needs to be prepared the right way. That’s […]

When I Think About a Healthy Diet I Include Bacon

When I Think About a Healthy Diet I Include Bacon

A healthy diet means Organic fresh fruits, vegetables, lean meats, and the fated pig (bacon) Scientists have looked more than 1,000 raw foods to reveal their nutritional value and discovered that rendered pork fat, aka lard, made the Top 10. The research disclosed that 3.5oz of pork fat contains 632 kilocalories, and is a good source […]

Breathe Your Way to Better Health

Breathe Your Way to Better Health

Always Breathe Through Your Nose The most basic of all breathing techniques is to make sure you always breathing through your nose. Mouth breathing tends to promote hyperventilation, which actually decreases tissue oxygenation. Mouth breathing also results in diminished levels of CO2 in the body and a decreased ability to filter toxic pollutants from the […]

Low Testosterone Impacts Healthy Brain Function

Low Testosterone Impacts Healthy Brain Function

Men and Women all know that testosterone is related to strength and musculature. And that as we age, and testosterone levels drop, we become weaker, frailer, and our ability to build muscle tone wains. The Big Q: Is the same true when it comes to mental ability and fortitude, and could “senior moments” and other […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) wearable devices can give consumers “a bigger role” in their health and preventative care

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) wearable devices can give consumers “a bigger role” in their health and preventative care

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) wearable devices can give consumers “a bigger role” in their health and preventative care Apple CEO Tim Cook’s vision for health-care services has gotten a stamp of approval from a past chief of the tech giant. John Sculley, who helmed the company from 1983 to 1993, told CNBC on Thursday that Cook […]

Fasting is Not Starvation, it is Beneficial to Our Health

Fasting is Not Starvation, it is Beneficial to Our Health

Breaking Down Myths About Fasting “The Complete Guide to Fasting: Heal Your Body Through Intermittent, Alternate-Day, and Extended Fasting,” co-authored with Jimmy Moore, details how to implement fasting and overcome some of the most common challenges that might arise, including persistent fears and myths associated with extended water fasting. Dr. Fung’s new book is very […]

Eat Organic Food, It is Important for Good Health

Eat Organic Food, It is Important for Good Health

“Let thy medicine be thy medicine, and thy medicine be thy food.” – Hippocrates That famous quote by Hippocrates often referred to as “the Father of Medicine,” is about 2,500 years old, and for a long time his keen advice was treated as fact. There is more from him and still part of the Hippocratic Oath recited […]

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