Why obese workers get tired sooner

Workers who are obese may have significantly shorter endurance times when performing workplace tasks, compared with their non-obese counterparts, says a study.

Statins lower physical activity in older men: Study

Muscle pain, fatigue, and weakness are common side effects in patients prescribed statins, according to a new study.

Lifestyle interventions could prevent major depression in adults with mild symptoms

Researchers have suggested that lifestyle interventions can prevent major depression in adults with mild symptoms.

How to cope with fatigue after a stroke

New research suggests that dreams of returning to everyday life as it was before the stroke may contribute to the patients` experiences of fatigue and that it may be a help to establish new routines instead of trying to regain old ones.

Yoga can help improve well being of women with breast cancer

Researchers suggest that breast cancer patients who practice yoga, experience better quality of life.

New high-tech device can help atrial fibrillation sufferers

Doctors at Loyola University Medical Center in Illinois, have used a new high-tech catheter device that can improve outcomes of patients treated for atrial fibrillation, the most common irregular heartbeat.

Blue light could help us fight fatigue

Researchers have found that exposure to short wavelength, or blue light, immediately improves alertness and performance.

Yoga reduces fatigue and inflammation in breast cancer survivors

A new study has revealed that practicing yoga for as little as three months can reduce fatigue and lower inflammation in breast cancer patients.

New neck nerve stimulation device could cut heart failure symptoms

A team of researchers are now testing nerve stimulation in the neck as a novel therapy for heart failure patients to potentially help relieve their debilitating symptoms.

Eat kiwifruit to ward off fatigue, depression

Researchers found people who ate two kiwifruit daily had significantly less fatigue and depression than those who consumed half a kiwifruit daily.

Ginseng could help cancer patients get rid of fatigue

Cancer patients and survivors who report feeling tired or sluggish, felt noticeably better after taking ginseng supplements for two months, a new study has found.

60 percent women ignorant of ovarian cancer symptoms

A new study has revealed that almost six out of 10 women are unable to name any of the 10 symptoms of ovarian cancer.

Adult sleepwalking poses health risk

Sleepwalking may induce violent behaviors and affect the quality of life among adults, according to a new study.

Statins may cause fatigue

Individuals taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs are more likely than non-users to experience decreased energy, fatigue upon exertion.

Iron pills may help women combat fatigue

Taking iron supplements may help some women fight fatigue even if they are not officially anemic, Swiss researchers have suggested.

Combo therapy may ease fatigue after stroke

A combination of talk therapy and exercise training may help people who suffer lingering fatigue after a stroke.

Yoga helps breast cancer survivors curb fatigue

About one third of breast cancer survivors experience fatigue that can affect their quality of life.

Tai Chi improves arthritis pain

Tai Chi programme helps in improving pain, fatigue, stiffness and brings a sense of well-being.

‘Facebook fatigue’ forcing users to dump it

Privacy concerns, “fatigue”, general boredom and the rapid rise of alternatives are to be blamed for a global exodus from Facebook, experts claim.

Breast cancer may speed up aging

Fatigued cancer patients seem as much as 20 years older compared with patients who aren`t.