Nordic Walking Improves Functional Capacity in People with Heart Disease

Researchers identified a greater increase in functional capacity, the ability to perform activities of daily living, as a result of Nordic walking in patients with coronary heart disease compared to standard high-intensity interval training and moderate-to-vigorous intensity continuous training. The results of their randomized clinical trial are published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology. Cardiovascular … Read more

Maternal exposure to di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) depresses lactation capacity in mice.

PMID: Sci Total Environ. 2022 May 9: 155813. Epub 2022 May 9. PMID: 35550907 Abstract Title: Maternal exposure to di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP) depresses lactation capacity in mice. Abstract: Increasing evidence shows that di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP), mostly commonly used phthalate for the production of flexible polyvinyl chloride (PVC), has the potential to induce serious health risks … Read more