Older adults in their 70s who maintain their physical ability to accomplish everyday activities like walking, standing up from a chair, bathing, and dressing may have a lower risk of dying than those with declining physical function, according to an NIA-supported study.
Eating Disorders part 4 of 5 Source of information: https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/eating-disorders Risk Factors Eating disorders can affect people of all ages, racial/ethnic backgrounds, body weights, and genders. Eating disorders frequently appear during the teen years or young adulthood but may also develop during childhood or later in life. These disorders affect both genders, although rates among … Continue reading 261121 Do I look too skinny? Part 4 of 5
Engaging in high or medium levels of physical activity was associated with slower rates of cognitive decline in people with high or low levels of tau, compared to those with little physical activity. Led by researchers from the Rush University Medical Center, the findings were published in JAMA Network Open on Aug. 11. The researchers noted that measuring levels of tau, a protein that is a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease, in the blood could help identify people who might benefit from early intervention to slow cognitive decline.
Storms or natural disasters can have the ability to knock your power out for an extended period of time. During an outage, portable generators can offer temporary power, but there are potential risks associated with the use of these generators. Generators can be dangerous, and can lead to illness and injury, and even death if used improperly.
Source of information: https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/eating-disorders Bulimia nervosa People with bulimia nervosa have recurrent and frequent episodes of eating unusually large amounts of food and feeling a lack of control over these episodes. This binge-eating is followed by behavior that compensates for the overeating such as forced vomiting, excessive use of laxatives or diuretics, fasting, excessive exercise, … Continue reading 191121 Do I look too skinny? Part 3 of 5
I receive no compensation from this company Power outages can be a major inconvenience. They can also create problems for you, your family and your home as you shift into "emergency mode" to prevent your food from spoiling, to safely navigate your home in the dark, or simply to keep the heat on. Investing in … Continue reading 141121 10 Reasons to Get a Home Generator
Eating Disorders part 2 of 5 Source of information: https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/eating-disorders Overview There is a commonly held misconception that eating disorders are a lifestyle choice. Eating disorders are actually serious and often fatal illnesses that are associated with severe disturbances in people’s eating behaviors and related thoughts and emotions. Preoccupation with food, body weight, and shape … Continue reading 121121 Do I look too skinny? Part 2 of 5
Some people, no matter their current weight, never seem to be satisfied especially with those trying to lose weight and become slimmer. Perhaps this may be body dysmorphia.
Checking your car’s motor oil is a relatively easy task. Traditional advice is to change the oil every 3,000 to 5,000 miles.
Owning a car is a privilege and a large responsibility. To make sure your car is safe to operate and to avoid problems down the road, there are a few basic vehicle components and maintenance tips every car owner should know.