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The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

The Scientific Link Between Alcohol and Breast Cancer in African American Women

*Image: Huffington Post The scientific link between alcohol and breast cancer is strong, but most of the research backing it has been done in caucasian women, not diverse groups of women. Now, in a new analysis published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, scientists find […]

New Study: Exercise May Reduce Cancer Risk Brought on by Alcohol

New Study: Exercise May Reduce Cancer Risk Brought on by Alcohol

According to the CDC, nearly 90 percent of Americans report drinking alcohol during their lifetimes, and more than half of adults say they have consumed alcohol in the past month. However, more than half of American adults also do not exercise. A new study suggests […]

Study: Seven Alcoholic Drinks A Week Might Save You From Heart Failure

Study: Seven Alcoholic Drinks A Week Might Save You From Heart Failure

Photo by Neha Deshmukh on Unsplash Now here’s something we can toast to! It’s well-known that consumption of red wine has great health benefits, but recent studies show that other alcoholic beverages in moderation might boost your overall health, too. The Study In a recent […]

Health Spotlight: What You Need To Know About Bloating

Health Spotlight: What You Need To Know About Bloating

Bloating can be quite an uncomfortable feeling. Puffiness in your mid-section and the lagging feeling that comes along with it might be caused by a variety of factors. Small changes in your gut flora can lead to changes in how your intestines move, as well […]

Cheers! New Study: Moderate Alcohol Consumption is Heart-Healthy

Cheers! New Study: Moderate Alcohol Consumption is Heart-Healthy

Photo by Terry Vlisidis-803222 on Unsplash Studies show that moderate consumption of alcohol may lower your risk of having a heart attack, getting an aneurysm in the aorta, or suffering other heart conditions. The Study on Alcohol and Heart Health In a recent study, researchers […]