Tag Archives: Risk

Excessive Consumption of Sugary Drinks Linked to Increased Risk of Death

Sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs), such as soda and energy drinks, are the single largest source of added sugar in Americans’ diet. Now, new findings published in the journal Circulation suggest that drinking too many of these sugary drinks increases a person’s risk of death from cardiovascular disease and, to a lesser degree, cancer, reports Boston’s Harvard… Read More »

7 emerging data security and risk management trends

9 Images Total 7 emerging data security and risk management trends Risk appetite statements, governance frameworks and password-less authentication are among the growing trends that will impact security, privacy and risk leaders, says Gartner. About these top data security and risk assessment trends Research firm Gartner has released its list of seven key emerging data… Read More »

Medical News Today: Sleep apnea: Daytime sleepiness might help predict cardiovascular risk

A recent study categorizing people with obstructive sleep apnea based on their differing symptoms found a strong link between excessive daytime sleepiness and cardiovascular disease. OSA increases hypertension risk. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) causes sporadic airflow blockages during sleep. All of the different types of sleep apnea, OSA is the most common. Symptoms include snoring,… Read More »