Category Archives: Health & Life Style (VOA Learning English)

Mediterranean Plants May Help Brain Diseases – VOA Learning English (Feb 20, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. In the future, chemicals from plants found in and around the Mediterranean may be used to help treat people with brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. These two … Continue reading

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Love: A Chemical Explosion in Your Brain – VOA Learning English (Feb 13, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. In the United States, February 14 is Valentine’s Day — a day to celebrate lovers and loving relationships. Images of red hearts are everywhere. Lovers say nice things to … Continue reading

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Running in Cold Weather Improves Performance – VOA Learning English (Feb 06, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. Today’s program is for people who like to run. Cold weather during winter months may keep many people from leaving home and running in the open air. However, a … Continue reading

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New Way to Prevent Peanut Allergies – VOA Learning English (Jan 30, 2017)

For VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. Peanuts are among the most popular snack foods in the United States. Millions of American children are raised on peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. PB&Js, as we like to … Continue reading

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Disabled Rights Activist Honored by Google – VOA Learning English (Jan 23, 2017)

Here is What’s Trending Today. Google Doodle, the image on the opening page for Google searches, shows a man using a wheelchair and breathing machine at the front of a classroom. The man is Edward Verne Roberts, an early activist … Continue reading

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New Treatment Helps Reduce Pain From Spinal Cord Injury – VOA Learning English (Jan 23, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. When Jon Forbes lost his ability to walk, he had to make serious changes but went on with his life. Forbes suffered a spinal cord injury 14 years ago. … Continue reading

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Regrowth of Heart Muscle May Be Possible – VOA Learning English (Jan 16, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. It may seem like a moment in a science fiction movie. In a fierce battle, a creature loses an arm but, then, grows another one to take its place. … Continue reading

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Minerals Important to Your Health – VOA Learning English (Jan 12, 2017)

https://av.voanews.com/Videoroot/Pangeavideo/2016/11/3/37/375cbbab-3652-4d24-97aa-de3eecdf1bce.mp4 Minerals are important elements for keeping the human body healthy. Minerals are necessary for life-saving medicines. They are also useful in cutting-edge medical equipment. Minerals and their uses are the subject of an exhibition at the National Institutes of … Continue reading

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Looking on the Bright Side Might Help You Live Longer – VOA Learning English (Jan 09, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. Imagine there is a glass of water on a table in front of you. It has water in it but it is not full. How do you describe the … Continue reading

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In Fight Against Troubling Viruses, Vaccines Offer Hope – VOA Learning English (Jan 02, 2017)

From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. In 2016, three viruses made news, and they present difficult problems for health officials in the New Year. One virus threatens babies in many parts of the world. Another … Continue reading

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