LifeStyle: Health & Fit

Emily Skye Has the Best Response to Critics Who Said She Got Back in Shape 'Too Fast' After Pregnancy

Thursday  00:33,   16 august 2018

<p>Life postpartum is anything but easy. Between caring for a newborn, you’re somehow supposed to find time to get your pre-pregnancy body back. Well, Emily Skye has a message for you.</p>If you’ve ever thought someone made that look easy on[...]
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What causes hiccups? How do you stop hiccups? Here's what doctors say

Wednesday  23:46,   15 august 2018

No, having someone scare you won't stop them.Hiccups that just won't quit are almost as annoying as being stuck in traffic for hours — with no air conditioning. We may be exaggerating here, but this mysterious bodily function is just as strange[...]

Thyroid medications recalled due to risk of impurities

Wednesday  23:20,   15 august 2018

Thyroid medications recalled voluntarily by manufacturer after FDA issues warning to Chinese manufacturing supplier. Certain batches of hypothyroid medications are being recalled by Westminster Pharmaceuticals after one of its Chinese suppliers[...]

How Eating Cabbage, Broccoli, and Kale Can Drastically Reduce the Risk of Bowel Cancer

Wednesday  22:55,   15 august 2018

<p>Cruciferous vegetables like broccoli, kale, and cabbage play a huge role in aiding gut health—including minimizing risk for bowel cancer.</p>A team of scientists at the Francis Crick Institute in London discovered that anti-cancer chemicals [...]

Measles Outbreak Spreads Across 21 States

Wednesday  22:45,   15 august 2018

<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced on Tuesday it was monitoring an outbreak of measles spread across 21 states. Some 107 people were reported to have contracted the viral infection.</p>The states involved in the[...]

After a Metastatic Breast Cancer Diagnosis, One Mom Is Encouraging Others to Ask the Right Questions

Wednesday  22:36,   15 august 2018

"I want my kids to know one day that their mom worked on something that could help people."One of the unexpectedly difficult parts of having breast cancer is how clueless even well-intentioned people can[...]

6 Times Jennifer Lawrence Clapped Back at the Pressure to Be Thin in Hollywood

Wednesday  22:05,   15 august 2018

The actress, who turns 28 today, wants there to be a new definition of "normal" on the silver screen. "Dieting is just not in the cards for me," she said earlier this year when training for "Red Sparrow."<br>Jennifer [...]

If You're Starbucks-Obsessed but Watching Your Calories, You Need to See This Infographic

Wednesday  21:35,   15 august 2018

This infographic shows why it's important to be aware of liquid calories —&nbsp;they go down quickly, won't keep you as satisfied, and don't offer up much protein or[...]

Everything You Need to Know About Eyebrow Microblading

Wednesday  21:05,   15 august 2018

Yes, it hurts (a[...]

Dangerous 'forever chemicals' have been found in US drinking water at alarmingly high rates. Here's what to know about PFAS.

Wednesday  20:57,   15 august 2018

In more than 30 places around the country, people are drinking water with dangerously high levels of artificially produced chemicals. Here's what to know about PFAS, and what you can do if you've been exposed.In the US, consumers usually[...]

Here's What You Need to Know About the EpiPen Shortage

Wednesday  20:57,   15 august 2018

Back-to-school season is here: Where are all the EpiPens?When you have kids with severe allergies, sending them to school (or anywhere for that matter) can be a terrifying reality—unless, of course, they are carrying an epinephrine autoinjector[...]

11-Month-Old Suffers Stroke After Chickenpox — Shining a Light on the Importance of Vaccines

Wednesday  20:21,   15 august 2018

<p>An 11-month-old boy suffered a stroke after contracting chicken pox, which he likely got from his older siblings. The boy had not been immunized, and the case is shining a light on the importance of vaccination.</p>The unnamed boy suffered[...]

This Woman Had a Contact Stuck in Her Eye for 28 Years—and She Had No Idea

Wednesday  20:00,   15 august 2018

<p>A 42-year-old woman recently had just about every contacts-wearer’s nightmare scenario come true: Doctors found a contact lens that had been stuck in her eye. For 28 years.</p>Yep, you read that right. Her ophthalmologists detail the case[...]

Death Cab For Cutie's Frontman Is a Hardcore Ultramarathon Runner

Wednesday  18:29,   15 august 2018

Benjamin Gibbard opens up about his life on and off the trail.Gibbard had completed his first marathon in Los Angeles earlier in the year, a major accomplishment he then considered to be the pinnacle of human endurance. So when he registered for a[...]

How Burn Survivor Is Now Helping Other Victims

Wednesday  17:55,   15 august 2018

The Doctors met inspiring teen Kilee, who was severely burned in a freak home accident, a few seasons ago. She suffered burns on 45 percent of her body but was able to share her story with us just two months after the horrific incident. During the[...]