Medical and health information

How COVID-19 is changing research and healthcare. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how researchers and clinicians work, often for the better. Nevertheless, some challenges remain.

Actived: 3 days ago


How does heart health affect brain health

1 day ago · The 2022 Update of the AHA’s Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics emphasizes the bidirectional relationship between brain and heart health. Globally, the number of dementia cases and deaths has

Category:  Health Go Health

COVID-19: Study compares the Moderna and Pfizer …

15 hours ago · Dr. Pamela B. Davis, the Arline and Curtis Garvin research professor at the Center for Community Health Integration and a co-author of the study, highlights that “Although there is …

Category:  Health Go Health

6 alternative therapies for mental health problems

Fish oil is a rich source of omega-3 fatty acids that may ease mental health symptoms and boost heart health.. Omega-3s may help individuals with a range of mental health issues, including: depression

Category:  Health Go Health

Feelings of fatigue may indicate earlier mortality in

13 hours ago · While working on a study over 10 years ago, Dr. Nancy W. Glynn, an associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public Health

Category:  Health Go Health

COVID-19 and vaccine hesitancy: Explanations and solutions

1 day ago · According to the World Health Organization (WHO), before COVID-19, only two communicable diseases — lower respiratory tract infections and diarrheal diseases — were in the top 10 global causes

Category:  Health Go Health

How the food environment impacts dietary choices

2 days ago · A healthy diet is essential to good health. Multiple factors influence people’s diet choices, including food environment and socioeconomic and behavioral factors. A …

Category:  Food Go Health

Worrying more linked to increased risk of heart disease

21 hours ago · “For example, by having routine health checkups and being proactive in managing their cardiometabolic disease risk levels (such as taking medications for …

Category:  Health Go Health

MIND diet: Definition, purpose, and meal plan

Similarly, both the Mediterranean and DASH diets show promise for promoting cardiovascular health. As the MIND diet incorporates elements of both diets, it is also likely beneficial for heart health.

Category:  Health Go Health

Health equity vs. health equality: Definitions, examples

Health equity focuses on fundamental justice. The goal is to ensure equal access to quality healthcare and good health, even if this …

Category:  Health Go Health

Social determinants of health: Definition, influence, outcomes

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines social determinants of health as “the conditions in which people are born, grow, work, live, and age, and the wider set of forces and systems shaping

Category:  Health Go Health

Doctors in Canada sought more mental health support during

21 hours ago · This is almost a 26% increase compared to the 23,574 mental health care visits physicians made the year prior. When looking at mental health visits, researchers found anxiety was a frequent cause

Category:  Health Go Health

What is health inequity

Health inequity refers to avoidable differences in health between different groups of people. These widespread differences are the result of unfair systems that negatively affect people’s living

Category:  Health Go Health

Biases in healthcare: Types, examples, overcoming bias

A person should always receive good healthcare, regardless of personal characteristics, identities, or traits such as race or gender. Unfortunately, certain implicit biases exist in healthcare.

Category:  Health Go Health

Gender bias in healthcare: Examples and consequences

Gender bias in healthcare is widespread. Patients, doctors, researchers, and administrators can all hold biased views about gender. These views affect how the healthcare system works and have a

Category:  Health Go Health

How often should a man ejaculate

Frequently releasing sperm may have many health benefits and effects on the body. Learn more here about how frequent or infrequent ejaculation affects sperm count and overall well-being.

Category:  Health Go Health