Category: Health


Vitamin D plus calcium tied to longer life: study

(Xinhuanet) – Older people who take vitamin D and calcium supplements may live a bit longer than their peers, according to an international review of several studies covering more than 70,000 people. Researchers writing...


The happier, the healthier – How happy are Kenyans?

For decades, researchers and health experts have pursued the connection between happiness and health.  Emerging research has begun to validate what many wise communities have intuitively known – that having a sense of happiness,...


Blood clot risks to some birth control labels

US health authorities on Tuesday ordered revised labels on some types of birth control including German pharmaceutical giant Bayer’s Yaz pills to advise of a possibly higher risk of blood clots.   “Women who...