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High omega-6 levels can protect against premature death

Could omega-6 fatty acids protect you against premature death? The answer is yes, according to a new University of Eastern Finland study. While protecting against death, omega-6 fatty acids also keep cardiovascular diseases at bay. “Linoleic acid is the most common polyunsaturated omega-6 fatty acid. We discovered that the higher the blood linoleic acid level, the smaller the risk of ...

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Diabetes type 2 symptoms – five signs you could have high blood sugar and should see a GP

Diabetes type 2 is caused by the pancreas not producing enough of the hormone insulin, according to the NHS. Without enough insulin, the body struggles to convert sugar in the blood into useable energy. You should see a GP if you’re worried that you may have diabetes, the NHS urges. Early diagnosis could make treatment much easier in the future. ...

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High blood pressure – a slice of this £2 exotic fruit could SLASH your hypertension risk

High blood pressure, or hypertension, affects more than 25 per cent of UK adults, according to the NHS. The condition puts extra stress and pressure on your blood vessels, as well as vital organs around the body. Patients with high blood pressure are more at risk of serious conditions, including strokes, heart attacks, and heart disease. But, eating watermelon could ...

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High blood pressure – add this 55p herb to your dinner to SLASH your hypertension risk

High blood pressure, or hypertension, affects about 25 per cent of all adults in the UK, according to the NHS. Hypertension puts extra strain on blood vessels and vital organs. It increases the risk of life-threatening conditions, including heart disease, heart attack and strokes. If your blood pressure is extremely high, it could lead to vision problems, fatigue, a pounding ...

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Barbra Streisand opens the annual PaleyFest on a high note

The tribute also included clips from some of the factual, politically oriented TV movies she produced, including 1995’s “Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story,” starring Glenn Close as a lesbian colonel struggling for her right to serve in the military, and 1998’s “The Long Island Incident,” starring Laurie Metcalf as Carolyn McCarthy, a homemaker who became a outspoken gun ...

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High blood pressure: Eat these five portions of fruit and veg a day to reduce symptoms

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects more than one in four adults in the UK, but many won’t realise they have it. Symptoms are rarely noticeable, but it’s important to have it checked regularly to avoid serious complications. There are some changes you can make to your lifestyle to reduce high blood pressure, and one of these is ...

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18th Annual Soul Beach Music Festival Hosted by Aruba Announces High Voltage Headliners: Alicia Keys, Maxwell & Marlon Wayans

(MENAFN Editorial) LOS ANGELES, March 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ –The 18th Annual Soul Beach Music Festival hosted by Aruba is sure to have you seeing stars, Memorial Day weekend, May 23-28, 2018 with main stage concert headliners Alicia Keys, Maxwell and Marlon Wayans. Alicia Keys, a 15-time Grammy® Award-winning singer/songwriter/producer, an accomplished actress, a New York Times best-selling author, an entrepreneur ...

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Best supplements for diabetes – these 4p spicy capsules could PREVENT high blood sugar

Diabetes type 2 is a lifelong condition that’s caused by the body not producing enough insulin, according to the NHS. The hormone helps to maintain and regulate the amount of sugar in the blood. Without enough of the hormone, sugar in the blood may not be converted into energy. Diabetes type 2 symptoms can include feeling very thir… Daily Express ...

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