HEALTH Archive

Eight foods that have a reputation for skinny — but are not

Goji berry, spirulina and coconut oil are some of the products sold with the promise to help you lose weight. Doctors and nutritionists doubt From time to time, the shelves of stores and natural pharmacies are flooded

Childhood obesity can be linked to a higher risk of asthma

A study published on Tuesday suggests that asthma can be caused, in part, by excess weight in childhood. According to the authors of the survey, it is possible that the current epidemic of childhood obesity help explain

Drugs killed 183 thousand people in 2012, according to UN

A new report by the United Nations Office on drugs and Crime (UNODC) released on Thursday pointed out that 183,000 people died in 2012 as a result of drug use around the world. The number is 13%

Ten ways to avoid respiratory allergy

Avoid the accumulation of dust is one of the keys to prevent the emergence of problems such as allergic rhinitis and asthma The colder seasons of the year may increase the risk of health problems for some