Sunday, October 26, 2008

Health Buzz

  1. Chronic pain sufferers have a tougher time multitasking and have trouble with their short-term memory.
  2. Eating a bowl of 100% whole-grain cereal with skim milk after a workout may help muscles recover better than slipping a sports drink.
  3. Those who have had gastric bypass surgery get drunk faster and stay drunk longer than the rest of us.
  4. Some 67% of college students with significant symptoms of anxiety or depression don't seek help.
  5. If you've been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, your risk of having a stroke doubles even in the first few years.