There are health reasons, why you should always listen to the latest news and information, either through newspapers, television, internet, or other media. According to the study, these habits will make you more aware of health.
People who often read the newspaper, or news on the internet and get information via television, according to research, are healthier than they rarely access the information. The team of researchers from the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Rome, Italy, concluded this after doing research and observations of 1,000 adults.
The researchers emphasize the contribution of the mass media in raising awareness about health. They tried to find out in detail to assess the correlation between exposure to information and eating habits.
“It is known, people who like to listen to the latest info from any mass media, more aware and obedient living a healthy life habits,” said Dr.. Americo Bonanni, one of the researchers, as quoted by the Daily Mail.
Previous research, reveals that the mass media can have a negative impact on health. For example, television viewing habits have been linked as a trigger for a lack of physical activity, which can increase the risk of obesity and heart disease. But the latest findings suggest that television program, also can make people more aware of health.
“Information delivered by mass media may appear fragmented or imprecise. However, from our research, the longer the information provided is supported by appropriate data and sources. So, it can be a preventive measure such as combating obesity and promoting eating habits healthy, “said Bonanni.
Hopefully the above information can be useful for you and your family.