March 2016

  • Could yogurt help lower high blood pressure?

    Yogurt may have a beneficial effect on women's blood pressure, especially when part of a healthy diet.
    This was the conclusion of a study recently presented at the American Heart Association's (AHA's) Epidemiology/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions in Phoenix, AZ.

  • Sleep apnea may drive tumor growth by promoting blood vessel formation

    A new study sheds light on how sleep apnea might worsen outcomes for cancer patients, revealing that hypoxia - a consequence of the sleep disorder - may promote blood vessel growth in tumors.