The many problems associated with obesity

The many problems associated with obesity

Nearly 30 percent of the world’s population is overweight or obese, and this issue has a substantial impact on cancer rates according to leading experts. Recently, scientists reported obesity is responsible for an estimated 500,000 cancer deaths worldwide each year. Nearly two-thirds of obesity-associated cancers, including colon, rectum, womb and other cancers, occur in the […]

Learn to protect yourself and loved ones from diabetes

Learn to protect yourself and loved ones from diabetes

There’s an epidemic racing through America at an incredible rate: diabetes. According to the American Diabetes Association, it’s the fastest-growing disease in the country and the fifth leading cause of death. If the trend continues, one out of three Americans will develop diabetes in their lifetime. Each day, more than 4,000 people are diagnosed with […]

Depression affects many

Depression affects many

Everybody feels sad once in a while. Depression, on the other hand, is a complex state characterized by profound sadness, sluggishness, feelings of worthlessness and a loss of interest in social activities. There are 15 million people in the U.S. diagnosed with clinical depression annually. Feeling down sometimes is a normal part of life. But […]

Learn to protect yourself and loved ones from strokes

  Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke. Forty more seconds, another stroke. More than 795,000 strokes each year. Of these, more than 140,000 people die, making strokes the third leading cause of death in the country. According to the National Stroke Association, we could easily slash that number by at least […]