Category: Health

Caffeine heartbeats:  Study Claims Caffeine Does not Cause Extra Heartbeats

Caffeine heartbeats Study Contrary to current clinical belief, regular caffeine consumption does not lead to extra heartbeats, which, while common, can lead in rare cases to heart-or stroke-related morbidity and mortality, according to UC San Francisco researchers. The study, which measured the chronic consumption of caffeinated products over a 12-month period, rather than acute consumption,…

Dole listeria Outbreak:  One Person Dead Nearly A Dozen More Hospitalized

Dole listeria Outbreak A listeria outbreak linked to Dole packaged salads has hospitalized 12 people in six states in the past six months, including a Michigan resident who died of the illness, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday. In addition to Michigan, patients were from Indiana, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Massachusetts.…

jamie-lynn sigler Reveals 15 Year Battle With MS

jamie-lynn sigler reveals 15 year battle with MS Actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler has gone public with her struggle with her nearly 15-year battle with multiple sclerosis. Sigler, who played the emotionally conflicted daughter of mobster Tony Soprano on the Emmy-winning HBO drama, shared her story with People in this week’s issue, due on newsstands Friday. The 34-year-old…