Body Systems Science Abstracts
Health - Food - Science - Community
Cigarette smokers are more likely to develop chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) than non-smokers.
Long-term use of statins may facilitate the onset of peripheral neuropathy.
People on statins may have a higher propensity of developing peripheral neuropathy.
Asthma is less likely to occur among regular consumers of foods rich in vitamin A and C.
Consistent consumption of foods high in vitamin A and high blood levels of vitamin A may help prevent the development of cervical cancer in women.
Frequent consumption of carrots may reduce the likelihood of developing urothelial cancer.
Adequate intake of vitamin C-containing foods may help guard against the occurrence of hip fractures in men and women.
Drinking of alcohol may raise a woman's chances of having endometrosis.
Adequate intake of fruits and vegetables may help guard against the development of asthma and wheezing in children and adults.
Women who are frequent consumers of alcohol may experience a decrease in fertility at a faster rate than their counterparts who are non-consumers of alcoholic beverages.
Low back pain is more likely to occur in adolescents who are smokers than in those who are non-smokers.
Cigarette smoking may increase a man's risk of suffering from hip fracture.
Cigarette smoking may up an individual's risk of suffering from hip and spine fractures.
Women who are cigarette smokers are more likely to develop inflammatory bowel diseases, such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, than those who have never smoked a stick of cigarette.
Adequate consumption of fruits and vegetables may reduce an individual's chances of suffering from stroke.