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"Obesity Possibly Contagious"

"Obesity Possibly Contagious"

According to a study which was published in the professional journal Nature, obesity is possibly a contagious affliction which is transferred by bacteria.

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Health Tips for Desk-Jockeys [infographic]

Health Tips for Desk-Jockeys [infographic]

Most of us are 'desk-jockeys'. We spend all day behind a desk, staring at our computers. That is not quite ideal for your health, and especially not for your eyes.

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What Fast-Food does to Your Brains (and Your Body)

What Fast-Food does to Your Brains (and Your Body)

Sometimes we just ache for it: a juicy burger and some French fries. You already knew that it can adversely affect your body weight. Now scientists also warn about the adverse effects fast-food can have on your head.

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This is How Long it Takes for a Broken Heart to Recover

This is How Long it Takes for a Broken Heart to Recover

The only positive thing about love sickness? You know it will pass. Some day. Although it would help if we could estimate how long we have to cope with that broken heart.

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A more Fit Body in Just 1 Minute?

A more Fit Body in Just 1 Minute?

Getting a fit body by just 1 minute of intensive exercise? It sounds too good to be true, but Canadian researchers claim that it's possible. They have discovered that with short but intensive workouts of 1 minute, you can improve your stamina.

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Another Disadvantage of Red Meat has been Discovered

Another Disadvantage of Red Meat has been Discovered

A report from the World Health Organization (WHO), which was published last year, showed that red meat is 'probably' carcinogenic. Now, a new study, led by the university of Glasgow, claims that there is another drawback.

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Is Your Olive Oil Truly 'Real'? Checklist

Is Your Olive Oil Truly 'Real'? Checklist

Olive oil is a popular product in the kitchen and food manufacturers make grateful use of this fact. With attractive claims such as 'pure olive oil' and 'cold-pressed' they try to convince us that we are dealing with a high-quality product. Unfortunately...

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