Most people aren't meeting exercise guidelines Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today. About 79% of adults don't meet the physical activity guidelines that advise getting at least 2½ hours a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity such as brisk walking, or one hour and 15 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity, such as jogging. More
US suicide rate rose sharply among middle-aged Health officials say suicides among middle-aged Americans climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, a period that included the recession. Overall, the suicide rate for the age group jumped 28 percent from 1999 to 2010. And among whites, it shot up 40 percent.... More
Coffee May Reduce Dementia Risk Since millions of people consume caffeine worldwide, the results could provide important information that could ultimately delay or prevent the onset of both Alzheimer’s and dementia. Dr. Kivipelto believes that future studies might confirm the findings ... 10/9/2016 - 11:35 pm | View Link
Study: Delay Alzheimer's by Drinking 3 Cups of Coffee a Day? Love coffee? Here's a compelling reason to keep drinking it. The Journal of Alzheimer's Disease published a study that demonstrated some significant results related to coffee and cognitive function- specifically your risk of developing dementia ... 03/27/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Your daily coffee habit may delay Alzheimer’s Disease But, according to a new study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, participants who increased their coffee consumption during the 3½-year study period were twice as likely to develop MCI than those who limited their coffee intake to one cup ... 12/7/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
4 Surprising Benefits of Coffee Read on for the surprising benefits coffee has on your body and mind. 1. Coffee Can Delay Onset of Alzheimer’s Studies show that coffee and caffeine can delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, even in seniors who already have some form of mild dementia. 04/8/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Coffee May Delay the Onset of Alzheimer's COLUMBIA- More than half of Americans over the age of 18 drink coffee every day, according to the National Coffee Association and the Specialty Coffee Association of America. On average, those daily coffee drinkers consume about three cups each day. 06/22/2012 - 10:36 pm | View Link
Coffee and Parkinson’s disease Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a debilitating neurodegenerative disorder. In Europe, almost 1.2 million people are estimated to have PD, with about 75,000 new cases ... 10/13/2016 - 2:14 am | View Website
Coffee and Caffeine | Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Possibly, based on moderate evidence. The evidence is mixed on whether coffee or caffeine might slow aging or delay death. People who drink 3-4 cups of coffee per day ... 10/12/2016 - 12:02 pm | View Website
Coffee Colon Cancer Risk Study Reveals Java Perks ... A new coffee and colon cancer risk study brings joy for java lovers. In addition to other perks, coffee can lower the risk of colon cancer, according to a study 04/2/2016 - 1:27 pm | View Website
Does Caffeine Decrease Your Risk of Alzheimer's Disease? In a study outlined in 2011, researchers found that moderate amounts of coffee provided some protection not only for people against Alzheimer's disease but also for ... 10/29/2015 - 7:53 pm | View Website
6 Surprising Health Benefits of Coffee | Men's Fitness It's National Coffee Day In celebration, 5 ways black coffee helps you crush a workout. The Caffeine Fix Why coffee is one of the best health drinks out there. Do you ... 12/3/2014 - 4:10 am | View Website
U. S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter arrived in Iraq Saturday to meet with his commanders and assess the progress in the opening days of the operation to retake the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State militants. His unannounced visit comes two days after a U. S. service member was killed outside
Stunned by an ACLU article that described Chicago police brutality as declining under a new top cop, attorney George Leighton responded with a lengthy letter detailing allegations of beatings, torture and even a death at the hands of officers. Leighton, then an NAACP leader, blasted the civil liberties
Donald Trump thinks Chicago is out of control. And during this political season, he has tried to turn our city into America's dumping ground. Trump uses every possible opportunity to pick on Chicago, holding it up as an example of where violence, crime, racial strife and lawlessness intersect.
Under a $950 million project preliminarily approved this week, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport will extend its automated train service to the rental-car center and add gates at Terminal 4.
The projects will be funded with existing passenger fees, other airport revenue and bonds and be completed by 2021.
Forecasts call for 48 million passengers at Sky Harbor in 2021, up about 9 percent from 44 million last year.
Terminal 4 currently has 83 gates.