Personalized text messaging program improves healthy lifestyle measures in heart attack survivors

A text messaging program successfully supported, informed and motivated people after a heart attack on how to prevent a second heart attack, according to new research published today in the American Heart Association’s Flagship, peer-reviewed journal Circulation. Study participants showed minor Improvements in healthy lifestyle measures after 12 months, although participants had no Improvements in … Read more

Amber Heard claims Johnny Depp lost control on drugs | Entertainment

Amber Heard has claimed Johnny Depp’s substance abuse led to him losing “control” of his bodily functions and having to be “cleaned up” by his security team. The ‘Aquaman’ actress gave evidence in her legal battle with her ex-husband – who is suing her for Defamation over a 2018 op-ed she wrote for the Washington … Read more

Florence Welch came close to eating disorder relapse in Lockdown | Entertainment

Florence Welch thinks it is “a miracle” she didn’t have an eating disorder relapse during Lockdown. The 35-year-old singer – who has battled anorexia and gave up drinking eight years ago – admitted her sobriety meant she didn’t get a “brain break” during the long periods of having to stay at home and isolate from … Read more

Spastic paraplegia (SPG56) brings together Queensland toddler Tallulah Whitrod and other patient Alissa Lim

Toddlers chuckling and smiling as they zip around on wheelchairs is not a common sight at a children’s birthday party. But Sunshine Coast mum Golden Whitrod wants to make it just as conventional as the jumping castle in the background. WATCH IN THE VIDEO ABOVE: Tallulah lights up the world with her cheeky smile For … Read more

Ozzy Osbourne needs ‘one more operation’ Entertainment

Ozzy Osbourne needs to undergo “one more operation”. The Black Sabbath rocker’s wife Sharon has given a health update to her spouse, who has Parkinson’s disease, and previously suffered a nasty fall and dislodged metal rods placed in his spine following a quad-bike accident in 2003. Piers Morgan asked pal Sharon on ‘Piers Morgan Uncensored’ … Read more

A&E Calendar: For the best in local entertainment | Local

Looking for a challenge? Enjoy live trivia 6:30 pm at the Litchfield Eagles Club, 389 CSAH 34. This live-hosted event features general trivia questions with one free answer posted on Weekly on Facebook. Winners can earn gift certificates and free beer. Call 320-693-9008 for more information. Bring your own project for an evening of crafting … Read more

Kynd Stress Relief supplement recalled after batch of tablets causes allergic reactions

A batch of an over-the-counter anti-anxiety supplement has been recalled after users reported allergic reactions. The recall for Kynd Stress Relief tablets has been issued by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) and parent company iNova Pharmaceuticals. The items recalled are from batch 106585, which expires in August 2023 (08/2023). Users can check the bottle for … Read more

Make the choice: Change your views on aging, improve your life | Lifestyle

People’s beliefs about aging have a profound impact on their health, influencing everything from their memory and sensory Perceptions to how well they walk, how fully they recover from disabling illness, and how long they live. When aging is seen as a negative experience (characterized by terms such as decrepit, incompetent, dependent, and senile), individuals … Read more

ROACH: Healthy lifestyle changes may reduce need for statin | Lifestyles

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Healthy lifestyle may reduce the risk of dementia and extend life expectancy

A US study published by The BMJ today suggests that a healthy lifestyle is associated with a longer life expectancy among both men and women, and they lived a larger proportion of their remaining years without Alzheimer’s disease. The findings show that a healthy lifestyle is associated with longer life expectations, but crucially the extra … Read more