Chronic Disease

Category Archive
  • Home
  • Category
  • Chronic Disease


Job related stress is a significant contributor to our physical health and emotional well-being. A recent meta-analysis of six studies has found evidence that jobs with high mental or physical stress may be linked to a higher risk for stroke. Those with high stress jobs – jobs with high demand and low control had a 22% increase in stroke.


Did you know that most people will experience at least one diagnostic error during their lifetime? I didn’t! A new government report explored the challenges most patients have in getting the right diagnosis, due to the complex nature of the diagnostic process.


The largest nationwide clinical trial to study high-dose resveratrol long-term in people with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease found that a biomarker that declines when the disease progresses was stabilized in people who took the purified form of resveratrol.


Page 7 of 7