Current Health News

June 22, 2016 - Issue 3595

The Importance of Daily Flossing

Fatal Heart Attack

June 22, 2016

It seems too simple, which is probably why millions neglect this two-minute technique - yet this remarkable piece of string could help cut your heart attack risk by up to 10 times, and slash your risk of diabetes, dementia, kidney disease and some cancers too.

What Happens to Meat When It’s Grilled?

Grilling Meat

June 22, 2016

Grilling your meat increases your risk of ingesting three different types of carcinogenic chemicals. If you must grill, there are several ways of reducing your risk, improving the flavor and enjoying your meal.

Smoking Gun for Stomach Drugs

Heartburn Treatment

June 22, 2016

One of the most widely used medications on the market, these stomach drugs are linked to a variety of dangerous health conditions. How your body uses acid may be the reason this medication increases your risk of heart attack, dementia, kidney failure and more.