Looking forwards rather than backwards safeguards wellbeing during future Covid-19 lockdowns
Practicing gratitude and looking to the future will help safeguard our mental wellbeing during future Covid-19 lockdowns, a new study in the Journal of Positive Psychology reports.
Statins may protect the heart from chemotherapy treatment of early breast cancer
Statins may protect women’s hearts from damage caused during chemotherapy for early-stage breast cancer, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, an…
COVID-19 infection linked with higher death rate in acute heart failure patients
Patients with acute heart failure nearly double their risk of dying if they get COVID-19, according to research published in ESC Heart Failure, a journal of the European…
Back to basics: Researchers find simple exercises are a practical, time-efficient way to boost fitness
Kinesiologists at McMaster University who examined the effectiveness of old-school physical training have found that simple bodyweight exercises, when performed vigorously over short periods, improve cardiorespiratory fitness.
Vaping combined with smoking is likely as harmful as smoking cigarettes alone
Smoking traditional cigarettes in addition to using e-cigarettes results in harmful health effects similar to smoking cigarettes exclusively, according to new research published today in the American Heart…