Don't Forget to Eat Your Fruits, Veggies ... and Popcorn?
SUNDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- Want a healthy snack? Consider passing the popcorn. A new study says the whole-grain treat contains more of the "good for you" antioxidants called polyphenols than some fruits or vegetables.
Could Soy Help Lower Your Blood Pressure?
SUNDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- Isoflavones -- a compound found in foods such as soy milk, green tea, tofu and peanuts -- may help lower blood pressure in young adults, new research suggests.
Both Too Little and Too Much Sleep Bad for the Heart: Study
SUNDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- When it comes to what's best for their hearts, people walk a fine line between getting too much and too little sleep, a new study suggests.
Low 'Bad' Cholesterol Levels May Be Linked to Cancer Risk
SUNDAY, March 25 (HealthDay News) -- There may be a link between low levels of "bad" low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and increased cancer risk, according to new research.
Health Highlights: March 25, 2012
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: