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The dangerous link between smoking and hearing loss

Smoking is a well-established risk factor for hearing loss. Studies have shown that time and again exposure to cigarette smoke–whether directly, secondhand, or even in utero–can have a big impact on a person’s hearing health. Smoking can contribute to poor health, including hearing loss. For example, Reuters News reported last year that smokers were 60 percent more likely… Read More »

How to get rid of visceral fat: Best exercise to banish the ‘dangerous’ belly fat

Visceral fat isn’t necessarily associated with being overweight or obese. It’s stored in the abdomen, so isn’t as pinchable, but is located near vital organs, such as the liver, stomach and intestines, putting you at increased risk of many serious health conditions. Too much visceral fat can lead to insulin resistance, diabetes and heart disease.… Read More »