Health The face of colorectal cancer getting younger, linked to obesity
Could obesity be the cause of the rise in colorectal cancer in 20 and 30 year olds? A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) found that obesity was associated with an increased risk of early-onset colorectal cancer among women.
Updated Oct 30, 2018 - 1:56:49 PM
Health Lack of exercise more harmful than smoking, heart disease and diabetes?
If you failed to add regular exercise to your life the result could be more harmful than smoking, heart disease and diabetes according to a new report published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Network Open. There is a clear connection between living a longer, healthier life and high levels of exercise.
Updated Oct 30, 2018 - 1:54:21 PM
Health Overindulgence, The Enemy
Eating the wrong food and eating it too often starts trouble in the physical body everywhere — from the sole of your feet to the crown of your head.
Updated Oct 17, 2018 - 3:08:01 PM
Health Food Can Be LIfe Or Death
We can shorten and destroy our lives by the way we prepare and cook the food we eat. Allah, in the Person of Master Fard Muhammad, to whom praises are due forever, taught me that all of our food (not including fruits) should be cooked, and cooked until thoroughly done. And it should be seasoned with salt, where necessary.
Updated Oct 11, 2018 - 12:36:24 AM
Health Poisonous Food and Water
If what we eat and drink keeps us alive, then we must be careful of what we eat and drink, because the same that keeps us alive can bring death to our life, as there are so many of us who do not know the kind of food and drink that we should eat and drink for long life.
Updated Sep 18, 2018 - 4:59:45 PM
Health Sickle cell disease, blood donation and charity
The month of September always brings celebrations from within the sickle cell community with awareness campaigns, fundraisers for more research and blood drives to mark the month of Sickle Cell Awareness.
Updated Sep 18, 2018 - 4:14:01 PM
Health Being Poor And Black May Equal Early Alzheimer’s
The list of health challenges facing Blacks includes diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity, higher risks for some cancers and now researchers have found that being Black and poor can also lead to Alzheimer’s disease.
Updated Jul 25, 2017 - 12:09:51 PM