People who are overweight or eat a high-fat diet are the most likely to benefit. Tea has long been linked to good health. But earlier this year a study confirmed it lowers cholesterol and blood pressure — key risk factors for heart disease and stroke — while another showed it protects the brain and reduces the risk of dementia. Now research reveals the UK nation's favorite drink gives immunity a lift by rebalancing bacteria that live in our gut.
Tea benefits: A cup a day can boost immune system
It is well-known that exercise is good for cardiac health, but older adults tend to fall through the cracks when it comes to rehabilitation programs. Now, a study has shown that these individuals have the most to gain.
Exercise especially important for older people with heart disease
If you’re going to get hooked on any spice, make it ginger. Of course, there are tons of great spices that offer significant health benefits, but it’s tough to top ginger for the sheer number of positive attributes.
Here’s what happens if you eat ginger every day
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) may be caused by a defective gene which prevents babies digesting milk, a breakthrough study found.
SIDS down to gene deficiency which prevents milk being digested in some babies
The administrative tasks required of doctors, nurses and other medical professionals are so complex and time-consuming that they squander hundreds of billions of dollars each year, according to a new analysis of health care spending in the US.
Wasted health care spending in US tops annual defense budget, study finds
How fast people walk in their 40s is a sign of how much their brains, as well as their bodies, are aging, scientists suggested.
Slow walking at 45 'a sign of faster aging'
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi went picking up trash on Saturday from a scenic beach resort where he is hosting Chinese President Xi Jinping for summit talks.
India's Modi picks up trash from seaside town while hosting China's Xi
If Australia was any indication, the flu season here will arrive early, so get your flu shot now, US health officials said.
CDC warns to get shots before start of flu season
The Health Service Executive of Ireland is paying out “much more” to deal with complications from obesity because it doesn’t fully recognize the condition as a treatable disease in the first place, doctors and nutritionists have said.
Ireland has lowest level of public treatment for obesity in EU

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