Tag Archives: Risk

Drink hot beverages? A new study says they can increase your risk of oesophageal cancer

Adding cold milk to tea and coffee and waiting for hot drinks to cool could protect against oesophageal cancer, a study suggests. Research has found that regularly swallowing hot drinks nearly doubles the risk of developing diseases of the gullet and researchers have advised people to allow beverages to cool. In 2016, the World Health… Read More »

Electronic cigarette users face higher risk of heart attack, study shows

Electronic cigarette users face higher risk of heart attack than those who do not use these products, recent research suggests. According to findings to be presented next week at the annual meeting of American College of Cardiology in New Orleans, people who smoked electronic cigarette every day were 34 percent more likely than non-e-cigarette users… Read More »

Medical News Today: Short, regular movement breaks lower risk of early death

Modern working life means that many people spend hours sitting down. However, researchers have recently found that even low-intensity exercise breaks have a significant impact on lifespan. Just short bursts of exercise could make a significant difference to our lifespan. We know that some form of exercise is needed to keep several body parts, including… Read More »