NIH-supported research suggests sleep patterns to support optimal health can begin in infancy Infants who sleep longer through the night and with fewer interruptions may be less likely to become overweight during their first six months of life, according to a study published in the journal SLEEP . While the research only showed a link – not a cause...
After following more than 123,000 women, ages 50-79, for 15 years, researchers found that those who ate a higher proportion of plant-based foods with healthful fats had a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease, and heart failure.
The final results of the Clinical Trial of COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma in Outpatients (C3PO) demonstrate that COVID-19 convalescent plasma did not prevent disease progression in a high-risk group of outpatients with COVID-19.
As many as one-fifth of patients hospitalized with severe COVID-19 nationwide who may have benefited from treatment with the anti-inflammatory dexamethasone were not given this treatment during the height of the pandemic, according to a study.
Supportive social interactions in adulthood are important for your ability to stave off cognitive decline despite brain aging or neuropathological changes such as those present in Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study published in JAMA Network Open.
A new study found adults with obesity who started a weekly exercise program of walking for 30 minutes, four days a week, and who cut 250 daily calories from their diet saw improvements in arterial flexibility – a measure of cardiovascular health and healthy aging.