Tooth loss associated with higher risk of heart disease

Adults who have lost teeth due to nontraumatic reasons may have a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease according to a presentation at the American College of Cardiology Middle East Conference 2019 together with the 10th Emirates Cardiac Society Congress. The conference is Oct. 3-5 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates….

Sex pill for women could also help weight loss

HEALTH NOTES: Pill that boosts women’s sex drive could also help them lose weight A pill that boosts women’s sex drive could also help weight loss. Flibanserin, dubbed the ‘female Viagra’, can help women shed up to five per cent of body weight.  In a study, a quarter of post-menopausal women…

7 Healthy Recipes for Weight Loss

Just because you’re trying to lose weight doesn’t mean your meals have to be boring and bland. Take this chili lime shrimp zucchini noodle dish for example, or maybe the smoky paprika fish tacos with apple slaw—you can almost taste the to-die-for flavor. Here, we’ve rounded up seven of the best…

Follow the mediterranean diet for weight loss, too

(HealthDay)—When the 2015 U.S. Dietary Guidelines were released, they included details for following the Mediterranean-style diet. That’s the way of eating in countries that border the Mediterranean Sea and has been associated with many health benefits, from a sharper mind to a healthier heart. The eating plan includes more fruit…

Mindfulness training may help support weight loss

Mindfulness training may improve the effectiveness of intensive weight management programs, according to a small study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. Individuals who participated in mindfulness training as part of an intensive weight management program lost more weight in six months than other program…