HEALTH

Aunt Jemima Frozen Pancakes, Waffles and French Toast Recalled

                                      Aunt Jemima Frozen Pancakes, Waffles and French Toast Recalled According to a Friday announcement from a New Jersey-based food company, the very popular Aunt Jemima frozen pancakes, waffles and even the French toast slices are being recalled. The reason for this recall is the fear of contamination with listeria. After numerous tests revealed the

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The Effect of Noise Pollution On Wild Animals

Over the last century, human activity has been increasingly affecting wild animals. More and more species of the animal kingdom are losing their habitats due to infrastructure development and other businesses. A new research shows that another thing that can affect wild animals is noise pollution. Despite the fact that we might be unaware of

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May Celebrates Melanoma Awareness Month

Melanoma is the most concerning type of skin cancer. Its presence is often given away by mole-like pigments of the skin that have an asymmetric shape, uneven border, odd coloring, and are rapidly changing in size. As a successful treatment highly depends on early notice of the first signs, authorities designated May as the official

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Salt Makes You Hungry, New Study Suggests

A group of German and U.S. scientists found that salt stimulates appetite and has no influence on our thirst. The findings could help researchers develop new therapies for chronic illnesses and conditions such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and obesity. The study appeared this week in the Journal of Clinical Investigations. Study authors found that

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Runners Likely to Outlive Non-Runners by 3 Years

A new study suggests that running may be the best form of exercise out there. Beside lowering a person’s risk of cancer and heart disease, it can also prolong one’s life by a non-negligible amount. The research was published in March in the Progress in Cardiovascular Disease. Study authors, who said they had reviewed the benefits

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