EagleCountryOnline.com

Health News

Study: Bowl Of Oatmeal A Day Key To Long Life

Posted On January 07, 2015

(Undated) -- Eating a bowl of oatmeal every day might be the key to a longer life. Harvard University researchers released a study Monday showing that people who ate at least 33 grams of whole grain daily cut their risk of premature death by nine percent. Researchers said eating more whole grains can also help…

Weigh Yourself On Wednesdays

Posted On January 07, 2015

(Undated) -- If you are looking to lose weight in the new year, make sure to weight yourself on Wednesdays. A recent study in Finland finds that's the day when your weight is least likely to fluctuate. Registered Dietitian Julia Zumpano with the Cleveland Clinic says most people find their weight is more steady at…

FDA Advisory On Weight-Loss Products

Posted On January 07, 2015

(Undated) -- Whether it's for a resolution or lifestyle change, losing weight is not easy. That's why the Food and Drug Administration is releasing a warning advising people to beware of products that promise a miracle weight loss. Registered Dietitian Laura Jeffers with the Cleveland Clinic says there's no such thing as a quick fix…

Report: Binge Drinking Kills 6 A Day, Most Are Men

Posted On January 07, 2015

(Undated) -- Every day, six people in America die after binge drinking, and the majority are men. That's according to a new report from the CDC, which shows an estimated two-thousand people older than 15 died of alcohol poisoning each year from 2010 to 2012. Of those, about 76 percent were men and nearly 77…

Life Expectancy For Type 1 Diabetes May Be Improving

Posted On January 07, 2015

(Undated) -- Life expectancy for people with type 1 diabetes is improving. That's according to a new study from Scotland that says on average, people with type 1 diabetes die eleven to 13 years earlier than people without the condition. The study stressed that the new results are more encouraging than previous estimates that found…