Heart attack warning: Experiencing this as a child may signal your risk in later life

Heart attacks are mostly caused by heart disease, a process whereby your coronary arteries become narrowed by a gradual build-up of fatty deposits called atheroma. As the British Heart Foundation (BHF) explains, if a piece of atheroma breaks off, a blood clot forms around this to try and repair the damage to the artery wall. […]

Parkinson’s disease – hidden symptom of Parkinson’s in your nose you must watch out for

Parkinson’s disease is a condition that causes the brain to become progressively more damaged over time, said the NHS. You could be at risk of the neurodegenerative condition if you notice that you’ve lost your sense of smell. Parkinson’s is caused by a loss of nerve cells in a specific part of the brain. These […]

Best supplements for sleep: Slip this in your drink before bed to improve sleep quality

Sleep deprivation is pernicious because it may not appear to inflict damage on your body like physical trauma but the effects can be as lethal over time. Sleep loss has been shown to shorten one’s life expectancy both directly and indirectly by encouraging the development of harmful conditions such as type 2 diabetes. Unfortunately, contemplating […]

Hair loss treatment: The flower-based oil that could help promote new hair growth

Hair loss doesn’t need to be tragedy. Look after your locks now to help minimise more fall-out. Which flower-based oil could help? Herbal enthusiasts praise the powers of hibiscus oil, claiming it can do wondrous things to the hair. Firstly, it’s believed it may help to prevent hair loss. And, secondly, anecdotal evidence suggests it […]

Health Department hits NYC nursing home with violations after Post report

Investigators slapped the Hebrew Home in Riverdale with several violations after a Post report revealed scores of coronavirus deaths there went uncounted by state officials. The state Department of Health said it issued a “statement of deficiencies” to the nursing home with violations that included “infection control concerns, failure to report accurately upon request by […]

Michael Phelps Gets Real About Mental Health Struggles Amid Pandemic: ‘This Has Been The Most Difficult

Olympic legend Michael Phelps is opening up to discuss just how difficult things have been during this coronavirus pandemic. The 34-year-old was one of a dozen high-profile participants in Yahoo Life‘s virtual Reset Your Mind event on Wednesday of this week, and while speaking in a pre-recorded video from his home, the incredible athlete really opened up about the […]

Coronavirus alert: Encroachment onto Amazon rainforest could trigger next big pandemic

An expert has warned the accelerating invasion into the Amazon could unleash another pandemic comparable to the coronavirus crisis. Brazilian ecologist Dr David Lapola believes the Amazon rainforest represents a potential hotspot for infection, due to increasing contact with exotic animals’ habitats. Zoonotic diseases are defined as those capable of passing between animals and humans. […]

How to live longer: Drinking this juice daily could lower your risk of early death

There are three main threats to life expectancy that often engender anxiety as people age. Heart disease, dementia and cancer can cause early death so fears of developing these deadly complications only grow with age. While you cannot fully shield yourself against these threats, the properties found in particular ingredients have been shown to offer […]

Pier 1 Asks Bankruptcy Court to Close All of Its Stores for Good amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Pier 1 Imports announced in a press release on Tuesday that the company had filed a motion with a bankruptcy court seeking to close its stores "as soon as reasonably possible." After its "orderly wind down" of its retail operations, the home decor company, which had previously filed for bankruptcy in February, intends to sell […]