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
Study: New bird flu jumped directly from chickens Chinese scientists have for the first time found strong evidence of how humans got infected with a new strain of bird flu: from chickens at a live market. In a small study of four patients who caught the new H7N9 virus, Chinese scientists compared swabs from birds at live markets in eastern China to virus samples from patients. More
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Why Does Our Heart Rate Increase During Exercise? If you ... heart beats faster and harder when exercising to send oxygen to your cells. Photo Credit Warren Goldswain/iStock/Getty Images In order to continually produce energy for contraction, your muscles need oxygen. Oxygen is carried on your ... 01/8/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Does Morning Exercise Increase the Risk of Heart Attack? A:As far as researchers currently know, not necessarily. It is true that your circadian rhythm affects your cardiovascular system. The hormone cortisol, which plays a role in elevating blood pressure, peaks during the first three hours after you wake up ... 12/9/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Exercise, endurance sports increase arryhthmia and heart failure risk in carriers of ARVD/C mutation A Johns Hopkins study finds that healthy people who carry a genetic mutation for arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy (ARVD/C) are at much higher risk of developing the symptoms of the life-threatening heart disease if they participate ... 07/17/2013 - 8:40 am | View Link
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Exercise and Physical Fitness: MedlinePlus Regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. It can help. Control your weight; Lower your risk of heart disease 03/9/2014 - 9:28 pm | View Website
In the past year, Netflix, with its online, all-at-once D. C. thriller "House of Cards," has jolted the medium we used to know as "television."
This image released by the El Rey Network shows Zane Holtz as Richie Gecko, left, and D. J. Cotrona as Seth Gecko in a scene from "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series," premiering Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 9 p.m.
There was still no trace of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane Tuesday, a day after authorities questioned travel agents at a beach resort in Thailand about two men who boarded the flight with stolen passports, part of a growing international investigation.
Three days after the plane with 239 people on board vanished from radar screens between Malaysia and Vietnam, the search effort by at least 34 aircraft and 40 ships was being widened to a 100-nautical mile (115-mile, 185-kilometer) radius from the point the plane was last detected.
Five passengers who checked in for flight MH370 didn't board the plane, and their luggage was removed from it, Malaysian authorities said.