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Obesity Rate Is Lower Among Black Girls With Asthma in Underprivileged Areas

Asthma and obesity are two health conditions that disproportionately affect Black youth. But the first condition may protect young Black females living in disadvantaged neighborhoods from the latter, according to new findings published in Obesity Science & Practice, reports LSU Health New Orleans. In the first study of its kind, researchers evaluated the body mass… Read More »

Best supplements for cholesterol: This herb oil may help to lower your cholesterol

High cholesterol is the result of having too much of a fatty substance called cholesterol in the blood. The condition is intimately tied to unhealthy lifestyle decisions such as eating fatty food, not exercising enough, being overweight, smoking and drinking alcohol. Addressing these risk factors can help to ward off the threat of high cholesterol.… Read More »