LifeStyle: Health & Fit

8 Ways To Prevent A Cold

Saturday  02:41,   20 january 2018

When it comes to colds, you know the drill. Once you have one, the best you can do is chain yourself to a box of tissues and brave the storm. In other words, prevention really is the best medicine. Here, 8 surprisingly effective ways to cut colds[...]

Losing a Pet Is Devastating and It’s OK to Not Feel Mentally Well For a While

Saturday  01:27,   20 january 2018

<p>Despite what anyone says, your grief over losing a beloved pet is absolutely valid.</p>Within 24 hours, two celebrities took to Instagram to share their thoughts after losing a pet. On Wednesday night, actress Salma Hayek posted a sweet[...]

Iskra Lawrence Posts Before-and-After Photo to Show How Her Body Has Transformed Over 10 Years

Saturday  01:26,   20 january 2018

<p>In a recent Instagram post, the 27-year-old model shared a powerful before-and-after to talk about her experience recovering from disordered eating.</p>Growing up in a society that values thinness as the ideal standard of beauty is[...]

Julianne Hough said she 'fills up on carbs' at every meal — here's why that's a good thing

Saturday  01:26,   20 january 2018

<p>Carbohydrates are an essential part of your daily diet because they contain the glucose that fuels your body and brain. Don't fear the carbs.</p>As a professional singer, dancer, and actress, Hough takes her diet and exercise plan[...]

What the Heck Is ‘Tapping’ and Can It Help My Anxiety?

Friday  23:23,   19 january 2018

"Tapping" has been everywhere lately. It's said to help manage stress and anxiety — and it's even touted as a natural remedy for chronic pain.<br>Have you noticed? “Tapping” has been everywhere recently. Your friend at yoga[...]

This Mom Made A Heartbreaking Video For Her Son Before Giving Him Up For Adoption

Friday  23:23,   19 january 2018
Women's Health

<p>"He will always be able to know that I loved him more than anyone else in the world.”</p>When Hannah Mongie decided to give her child up for adoption, it wasn’t because she didn’t want him—she just felt that someone else could give him [...]

Should you do ab exercises every day if you want to see results?

Friday  21:40,   19 january 2018
Women's Health

<p>You may be sabotaging your six-pack goals.</p>It's a new year, which means there’s no time like the present to finally tone up your[...]

Second face transplant for Frenchman in world-first

Friday  20:18,   19 january 2018
Relaxnews (AFP)

A man whose body rejected a face transplant he received seven years ago has been given a second donor face after living nearly two months without one, French medical agencies said Friday.&nbsp;It is the first time in transplant history that[...]

New blood test can detect early signs of 8 kinds of cancer

Friday  20:18,   19 january 2018
Tribune News Service

The noninvasive test can screen for a range of cancers all at once: cancer of the ovary, liver, stomach, pancreas, esophagus, colon, lung, and breast.<br>The test, which can also help doctors determine where in a person's body the cancer is[...]

Sorry, but Here Are 5 Important Reasons You Should Stop Drinking Diet Soda

Friday  20:17,   19 january 2018

<p>Did you know that drinking diet soda every day can make you 44 percent more likely to suffer a heart attack than those who don't drink it at all?</p>Fizzy drinks may feel cool and refreshing, but they don't do your belly any favors.[...]

What this 14-year-old thought was a pimple turned into an 8-pound tumor

Friday  19:50,   19 january 2018

Emanuel Zayas has been living with a massive tumor on his face, affecting his ability to see, breathe and eat. Doctors removed it during a 12-hour surgery.By the time he was 14, it had transformed into a more than 8-pound tumor on the front of his[...]

Skin-Cancer Survivors Summer Sanders, Mike Schmidt Advocate For Prevention

Friday  19:50,   19 january 2018

The biggest enemy for outdoor athletes is not the opposing team. It is not the pitcher on the mound they are staring in the eye, or the referee making unfair calls. Their biggest enemy is the one thing they almost can't avoid: the sun.Staying[...]

Firefighters cut hair, raise money for colleague with cancer

Friday  19:07,   19 january 2018
WCVB Boston

Members of the Manchester Fire Department lined up to get their hair trimmed short to show their support for firefighter Mike Meehan, who was diagnosed with cancer in October.&nbsp;Members of the Manchester Fire Department lined up to get their[...]

U.S. Report: Medical cases of ADHD in young women are skyrocketing

Friday  19:07,   19 january 2018

The number of young, adult women medicated for ADHD has skyrocketed over the last decade – jumping by 344%, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The report points out that these women are of reproductive[...]

Gabourey Sidibe Is Getting Her Tonsils Out—Here's What That's Like as an Adult

Friday  18:31,   19 january 2018

<p>We tend to think of a tonsillectomy as something children get. But lots of adults have to get their tonsils out too — just ask Gabourey Sidibe.</p>We tend to think of a tonsillectomy as something children get. But lots of adults have to get [...]