Category: Health

asthma

Asthma attacks on the decline among U.S. kids

 Fewer U.S. children are having to deal with asthma attacks in recent years, federal health officials reported Tuesday. That also translates into fewer missed school days and hospital visits, the researchers noted. In fact,...

Decoding the top six deadliest forms of cancer

Decoding the top six deadliest forms of cancer

Most of us probably would know a family member or friend who has been diagnosed with some form of cancer in the past. Just the mention of the ‘C-word’ fills many of us with dread and...

Migraines increase your risk of heart attacks, stroke

Migraines increase your risk of heart attacks, stroke

 Migraines could increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases, suggests a study. According to the researchers, migraine increases the risk of heart attacks, stroke, blood clots and an irregular heart rate. Although the absolute risks were low, the findings...