• Cancer,  healthy wellbeing tips,  Heart

    health benefits of flaxseed oil capsules-Why I recommend these capsules

    Do you have clogged heart arteries or you suspect you do? or perhaps not, but you want to keep you heart arteries very clean? If the answer to these questions was yes then you might want to carry on reading…. Ever since I found out I had clogged heart arteries I have looked for different ways to help unclog my system. Can you imagine at a tender age of 20 years feeling your heart arteries being blocked? well that was I found out 8 years ago. For me this was a blessing in disguise because it has helped me learn more about the healthy ways of eating and most importantly…

  • alcohol,  Cancer,  food,  Healthy eating

    How cancer could be creeping into your health without you knowing it.

    The foods we eat may have a cancer triggering mechanism Browned toast and potatoes are ‘potential cancer risk’, say food scientists Bread, chips and potatoes should be cooked to a golden yellow colour, rather than brown, to reduce our intake of a chemical which could cause cancer, government food scientists are warning. Acrylamide is produced when starchy foods are roasted, fried or grilled for too long at high temperatures. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) recommends carefully following cooking instructions and avoiding browning. However, Cancer Research UK said the link was not proven in humans. The FSA also says potatoes and parsnips should not be kept in the fridge. This is…

  • aging,  Cancer,  fitness exercises,  Healthy living,  Heart

    Sitting done too long may shorten your lifespan

    Healthy living requires lots of exercise as that is linked to less aging in your cells Too much sitting, too little exercise may accelerate biological aging Older women with low physical activity and 10 hours of daily sit time had even ‘older’ cells Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine report that elderly women who sit for more than 10 hours a day with low physical activity have cells that are biologically older by eight years compared to women who are less sedentary. The study, publishing online January 18 in the American Journal of Epidemiology, found elderly women with less than 40 minutes of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity…

  • Cancer,  Diabetes,  food,  Healthy eating,  Healthy living,  healthy wellbeing tips

    Churches can bring about healthy living for mankind

    Healthy living can be brought about by churches The church is key in promoting health The definition of health according to World Health Organisation is ‘a complete state of physical, social, economic, psychological and spiritual well being’ By Fred Sheldon Mwesigwa The recently released parliamentary opinion poll survey results on citizens’ perceptions on Uganda’s governance, expressed their biggest need in improving welfare of Ugandans as improvement of health service delivery. The results of the household survey poll conducted by Research World International is an indicator of how Ugandans seriously consider health issues over and above education, infrastructural development and other key social economic challenges. No wonder, the Banyankore say ‘amagara…

  • Cancer,  Healthy living,  healthy wellbeing tips

    Can breast cancer be prevented before it develops? research reveals information

    Healthy living tip: prevention is better than cure especially in breast cancer Healthy women should take breast cancer pill, says NICE By Michelle Roberts Hundreds of thousands of healthy women should take pills to cut their risk of breast cancer, says NHS watchdog NICE. The draft guidelines for England say women predisposed to breast cancer because of a strong family history of the disease need this protection. There are now three drugs to choose from – tamoxifen, raloxifene and, for the first time, anastrozole. Anastrozole is cheaper than the other two and, for some women, has fewer side-effects and is more effective. Which one is best? Trials show that per…