Healthy Tips from HealthyLife

Beth Cooney offers tips to keep you healthy

Smoking and Your Kids

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Here’s yet another reason not to smoke — or allow others to smoke — around your children. According to new research, children exposed to second-hand smoke have significantly higher rates of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), headaches and stuttering than their peers who are not exposed. Researchers from the University of California San Francisco asked about […] [Read More]

Walnuts and Stress

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The next time you feel stressed, you might want to reach for some walnuts. According to a recent study, a diet rich in walnuts and walnut oil may prepare the body to deal better with stress. A team of researchers from Penn State looked at how these foods, which contain polyunsaturated fats, influence blood pressure both at […] [Read More]
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Office Work and Obesity

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Add something else to the list of things to blame for those extra pounds: your job. That’s right, according to new research, your job may actually be making you fat. Researchers at the University of Montreal report that office workers have become less active over the last three decades, and this decreased activity may at least partly […] [Read More]
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