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1 In 5 People In Conflict Zones Is Mentally Ill

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, June 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) — About 22% of people who live in conflict areas suffer from mental health problems, a new study review finds. Common problems include depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, according to the World Health Organization. About 9% have a moderate to… Read More »

Fitter People Have Greatly Reduced Chance Of Developing Lung And Colorectal Cancers, Says New Study

A new study has shown that a higher level of fitness is associated with a dramatic reduction in risk of developing lung and colorectal cancers. Photo credit: Getty royalty-free. Getty We all know that being physically fit reduces the risk of numerous diseases including heart disease, obesity and various types of cancer, but new work done… Read More »