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What Can I Do To Avoid Headache and Migraine Triggers? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic

Q: I get frequent migraines. Is there anything I can do, besides taking medicine, to try to prevent them? A: We know there are certain lifestyle changes patients can make to reduce headache frequency. They include: Advertising Policy Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We… Read More »

Mums-to-be ‘should avoid eating crisps to protect their unborn child’

Eating too many crisps during pregnancy could have a negative effect on the development of the baby, a study suggests. Crisps contain an omega-6 fat called linoleic acid that was previously thought to have health benefits such as lowering blood cholesterol. But researchers found that feeding rats with three times the recommended daily intake of… Read More »

How to Avoid Hormone Disrupting Chemicals

Endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) are similar in structure to natural hormones such as the female sex hormone estrogen, the male sex hormone androgen and thyroid hormones, which allow them to interfere with development,1 reproduction, neurological functioning, metabolism, satiety and your immune system function, and much more.2 For example, they may block certain hormonal signals, alter… Read More »

Rebel streak helps teens avoid junk food

Harnessing the rebellious streak among teenagers may help efforts to get youngsters to cut down on junk food, a study suggests. Researchers in the United States reported that altering the way teenagers see adverts for fast food companies can lead to a change in dietary choices. The study from researchers at Chicago Booth University and… Read More »