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In Pictures: Common Walking Mistakes

Walking is as simple as putting one foot in front of the other, but you can make some missteps. Find out how to avoid common walking mistakes.

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Bug Bites - Pictures to Identify Bug Bites and Bugs

Learn to identify ticks, poisonous spiders, fleas, chiggers, and other bugs in this WebMD slideshow. See what their bites and stings look like -- and how to find relief.

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Heat Exhaustion: Symptoms, Treatment, Recovery, and Prevention

WebMD explains the symptoms and treatment of heat exhaustion, a heat-related illness that can develop after several days of exposure to high temperatures and inadequate or unbalanced replacement of fluids.

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Want to Avoid Tick Bites This Summer? Here Are 5 Cheapest Tips You Should Know

It's summertime and the woods are calling! A walk in the forest or a camping trip with friends ...

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Pictures: Use Exercise to Help Depression

When you’re depressed, it can be hard to do anything. But if you can get yourself to exercise regularly, you may find you feel a bit better. Get information you can use from this WebMD slide show.

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Mosquito Repellents That Work Explained With Pictures

Mosquito bites are itchy, annoying, and can even make you sick. Find out what works (and what doesn't) to protect you from these blood-sucking bugs.

Food & Drink | Recipes and Food Related

4 Sugar Alternatives That Won’t Poison You

Sugar can be a problem. The sugar in our foods from highly-processed genetically modified corn is even worse. Fortunately, there are nutritious alternatives.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Learn to Age Well From the Real ‘Experts’

Some people age better than others. That's often because they've lived better than others thanks to wisdom and habits passed down for generations.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Vitamin D Deficiency is Growing Worldwide and Overuse of Sunscreen Contributes

A recent study finds that nearly a billion people worldwide suffer from a vitamin D deficiency. Too much sunscreen use may be a major reason why, researchers say.

Family & Parenting | Parenting

Childhood Illnesses Every Parent Should Know With Pictures

Croup, strep, glue ear, and Kawasaki disease are among 24 illnesses parents must know. Symptoms and pictures from WebMD help parents know when to call the doctor.

Health & Fitness | Health

The most promising uses of psychedelic drugs that were once illegal - Business Insider

There's been a resurgence of interest in psychedelic drugs' potential to treat conditions like depression. Research is beginning to yield new treatments.

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Health Trends That Are Hurting Your Teeth

These health trends may seem promising, but they could be taking a toll on your dental health.

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'Zoonotic' diseases that can pass between animals and humans - Business Insider

Illnesses that people can get from their pets and wild animals are known as zoonotic. They're also alarmingly common.

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Are Collagen Supplements Helpful for Arthritis? - Living With Arthritis

Can collagen supplements or bone broth really help your arthritis? Learn more about types of collagen supplements and how they work.

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Why Does the Oldest Chinese Buddha Figure Slump? | Gokhale Method Institute

 The oldest surviving Chinese Buddha figure shows surprisingly slumped posture. Note the forward head, absence of a stacked spine, and tucked pelvis. He would not look out of place with a smartphone in his hand!This surprisingly hunched Chinese Buddha fi

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Do Mindfulness Apps Really Help Your Health?

Technology can bring nonstop, alarmist news alerts, online arguments, and

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Glyphosate: Breakfast cereal still contains levels of the Roundup chemical, study finds - CBS News

An environmental group says its test results show many glyphosate levels above what it considers safe for children

Advice & Self-Help | Health & Fitness

9 Extremely Subtle Signs You Have Too Much Inflammation In Your Body

If you're experiencing signs your body has inflammation, it can crop up in the form of various symptoms, and be a sign of a number of different health concerns. Usually, inflammation is associated with joint health, since arthritis is one of the top…

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Sinus Infections and Asthma: Symptoms, Effects, and Treatments

As many as half of all people with asthma also have chronic sinusitis, or sinus infections. WebMD explores the connection.

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21 Facts About Daily Vitamins No Ever Tells You

More than a third of all Americans take a multivitamin daily, according to the National Institute of Health, and it's possible to get virtually every vitamin the human body needs in supplement form. Many of us include them in our daily routines in…

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Weight-Gain Shockers: Stress, Medications, and More in Pictures

WebMD explains the possible causes of sudden weight gain, when there are no changes in diet or exercise. Learn about the effects of certain medications, some medical conditions, sleep issues, and more.

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Cases of deadly sepsis more than doubles in two years, NHS figures reveal | Daily Mail Online

There were 350,344 cases of the life-threatening blood poisoning condition in 2017/18, up from 169,215 in 2015/16, according to NHS England statistics.

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Women are spending up to £1,200 on vaginal rejuvenation treatments to boost sex life | Daily Mail Online

The Mail On Sunday's Eve Simmons investigates why women across the UK are spending up to £1,200 on vaginal rejuvenation treatments for their intimate areas to boost their sex life.

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Cinnamon Health Benefits With Pictures

Could the jar of cinnamon on your spice rack be the secret to better skin, a healthier heart, lower blood sugar, and more? Find out if the claims hold up.

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Stages of Puberty Explained in Pictures

See what to expect as your child goes through puberty. WebMD shows you the changes you’ll see, including growth spurts, acne, and more.

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GP advises fellow doctors to urge patients to SING to ease the symptoms of dementia and Parkinson's  | Daily Mail Onlin

A GP has called for doctors to prescribe singing as an alternative to medicine. Dr Simon Opher said he sees patients less often if they join a music group or a choir because of singing's benefits.

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Visual Guide to Stopping a Panic Attack

Don’t let fear control your life. Learn more about how to prep for panic attacks, and what to do when one pops up.

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Harvard Study: Supplements For Energy, Weight Loss, Muscle-Building Carry Risk For Youth | CommonHealth

The hundreds of reports of hospitalization, ER visits and even death among young people are likely just "the tip of the iceberg," a researcher says.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Family First Aid Kit List

Here's your list of what every family should have in their home First Aid Kit.

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FDA to make it easier for doctors to get unapproved cancer drugs for patients - The Washington Post

The agency's oncology staff will work closely with physicians seeking treatments through the FDA's "expanded access" program.

Advice & Self-Help | Meditation and Other Practices

Even 40 minutes per day of exercise significantly slows cellular aging

A new study finds that running for 40 minutes a day five times a week may have a "fountain of youth" effect on people, slowing the aging process of cells.

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FDA food testing finds contamination by 'forever chemicals'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration's first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found substantial levels in some grocery...

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Dark side of biologic drugs for arthritis, psoriasis: 34,000 deaths

As biologic drugs have flooded the market to treat arthritis, psoriasis and other autoimmune disorders, deaths due to complications have grown.

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The U.S. Is Entering a Public Health Crisis. Parents Are Creating It. | Fatherly

Parents who do not vaccinate their children are responsible for measles outbreaks and undoing decades of public health accomplishments. One physician and expert in community health thinks it's time they're held personally responsible.

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What type of IUD is better? The copper and hormonal options have very different benefits

If you're someone who constantly forgets to take your birth control pill, the intrauterine device (IUD) might sound like a dream come true. But even if you're totally on-board with the device, it can be tough to figure out which type of IUD to get,…

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Obesity is the new smoking as NHS warns that cancer cases linked to weight are forecast to DOUBLE  | Daily Mail Online

Britain’s obesity crisis – driven by poor diets and lifestyles – means that by 2035, someone will be diagnosed with cancer every 13 minutes that has developed due to their weight.

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Sally Pipes: Trump order could cut your cost of health care and drugs | Fox News

President Trump is expected to issue an executive order to require insurers and hospitals to disclose the prices they've negotiated for services.

News | The News

How prevalent is mental illness in mass shootings? | Fox News

Nikolas Cruz, who methodically went up and down the hallways of his former Florida high school last week, killing 17 people, had a history of troubling, violent behavior.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Study: Seniors’ Physical and Mental Health Linked to Optimism

Traits like optimism, resilience, wisdom, and self-compassion are found to be protective, while loneliness seemed to be a risk factor.

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What Do the New Aspirin Guidelines Mean for You? | US News

These four questions can help you figure out if aspirin use still makes sense for you.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Be More Productive At Work If You Get 7-8 Hours Of Sleep Every Night

Getting less sleep on a regular basis doesn’t necessarily mean you'll get more done with all that extra time on your hands. A recent study reveals that people who battle sleeping problems may actually be less productive on the job. 

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

NASA’s Twins Study reveals effects of space on Scott Kelly’s health | Science News

Ten research groups studying the twin astronauts found long-term spaceflight can alter a person’s physiology and gene activity.

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Slideshow: Exercises for Knee Osteoarthritis and Joint Pain

Learn exercises to relieve knee osteoarthritis pain and stiffness from this WebMD slideshow. Photographs illustrate moves to strengthen the knee and help prevent knee injury.

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All About Aloe in Pictures

You may know aloe as an ingredient in soaps and creams, but did you know it can help treat burns and certain skin conditions like dermatitis? Find out more about aloe and how to use it safely.

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Pictures of Common Household Hazards

Learn how things you have around the house -- from batteries to large TV sets -- can cause injuries to you and your kids. Find out what you need to do keep your family safe.

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Tuning in to Microwave Sickness

As the amount of electronic radiation hitting our bodies increases, so too does its effect on our bodies' own electrical systems, especially our brains.

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Pictures: Knee Pain Dos and Don’ts

Your knees go through a lot in the course of a day, and sometimes they can run into trouble. Here are a few things from WebMD you can do when knee pain hits.

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Dr Michael Mosley shows how to beat chronic pain simply by breathing | Daily Mail Online

By taking long, deep breaths, you are forcing your diaphragm, the big muscle that lies beneath the lungs, downwards, making your belly expand. This reduces tension and stress, says Dr Mosley.

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The Brain Can Give Birth To New Cells Throughout Life, Study Finds

Brain cells can continue to form into one's golden years. Which is good motivation to start engaging in the habits that support new growth.

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Everything You Need to Avoid Ticks This Summer • Gear Patrol

The CDC estimates there are 300,000 annual cases of Lyme disease. Here's a list of items you can use to avoid ticks on summer adventures.

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When to Go Organic: Pictures of the Best and Worst Picks

Organic food is grown without synthetic pesticides, fertilizers, and other additives. But is it better for you? The answer might surprise you. Check out WebMD's slide show to learn more.

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Slideshow: What Are Hemorrhoids?

A hemorrhoid is an irritated clump of swollen veins around the anus, and anyone can get them. Learn the symptoms of hemorrhoids, and how they are diagnosed and treated while viewing this WebMD slideshow.

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13 Health Uses for Salt, With Pictures

Salt is more than just a flavoring. It can also help treat everything from stains on teeth to constipation. Find out more about all the uses you can find for this kitchen staple.

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15 Numbers That Matter as Much as Your Weight

Instead of focusing just on the scale when you're trying to lose weight and improve your health, there are other numbers you should also pay attention to.

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Sex After 60 Guide

Sex after 60 can be better than ever before, but aging does bring some changes. Learn how to work with and around them to keep your sex life aglow.

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Slideshow: Nip and Tuck: Plastic Surgery for Men

From liposuction to facelifts, more men are having procedures to look better. WebMD shows you the more popular plastic surgery choices many make, including hair transplants and microdermabrasion.

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Types Of Lyme Disease Can Be Very Different From Each Other, & This Research Can Help Explain Why

If you grew up in the Northeast, you probably knew at least one person who had Lyme disease. Typically treated with a course of antibiotics, the tick-borne illness most often causes a tell-tale red rash and flu-like symptoms. But different types of…

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Cannabis Use and Psychosis? It’s Not All Good News

Differing frequencies of daily, high-potency cannabis use contributed to striking variation in the incidence of psychotic disorder across European sites, with important public health implications.

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How Can I Control "White Coat Syndrome"? | RESPeRATE-blog

White Coat syndrome can be very annoying to deal with. So what can we do to avoid white coat syndrome? Here are a few tips -

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

The Red Cross Is in Dire Need of Type O Blood. Here's How You Can Help | Mental Floss

Owing to school breaks and end-of-semester activities, blood drives are down. The Red Cross has developed an urgent need for type O blood.

Health & Fitness | Health News

"I Found I Could Defeat Sciatica:" Norm's Story | Gokhale Method Institute

Photo courtesy Norman Crawford.Norm, a hydrologic analyst and author now 82 years of age, originally hails from Alberta, Canada. When Norm was 16 years old, he accepted a summer job in Lake Louise (also known as Lake of the Little Fishes by the local Ston

Health & Fitness | Health

Can the Damage of Alzheimer’s Be Undone?

With epigenetics, there’s new hope for doing just that.

Health & Fitness | Exercise!

Easy Exercises to Help You Eliminate Annoying Aches and Pains | Real Simple

A single move can make you feel miles better. Try one of these to meet a health goal—or combine them for your new favorite workout.

Science & Technology | Israeli Inovation

Israeli startup uses ultrasound waves to reduce Parkinson’s tremors | The Times of Israel

Tirat Carmel, Israel-based Insightec got FDA nod in 2016 after clinical study showed treatment is effective and safe

Travel | Israeli Culture

Here’s why, despite it all, Israelis live longer

An average lifespan of 82.5 puts Israel in the top 10 countries for longevity -- ahead of the US, with its 78.7 years

Miscellaneous | Other Stuff

The Makeup Industry’s Darkest Secret Is Hiding In Your Makeup Bag

Nine thousand miles away, in a remote village in India, children are risking their lives to bring you the shimmer in your makeup.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Just how effective is hypnosis at relieving pain?

Can hypnosis treat pain? A recent meta-analysis combines the findings of 85 studies and concludes that it could be an effective option for pain relief.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

Turns Out, Thinking About Coffee Is Actually Just As Good For You As Drinking It

If we ever dared to add up the amount of money we've dropped on takeaway coffee over the course of our highly caffeinated working lives, we'd likely fall into a deep pit of despair and probably wouldn't make it out in time to figure out why Emilia Clarke says we should be even more worried than we already are about episode 5 of Game Of Thrones.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Uncovering the Mysteries of Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia may be one of the most painful side effects of the overuse of antibiotics, one theory goes. Understanding this could be key for finding a cure.

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FDA Found Listeria at 21 Percent of Ice Cream Factories, It Says

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on April 24 that it found harmful bacteria in 21 percent of ice cream manufacturers.

Advice & Self-Help | Tips & Tricks

Pictures: Don’t Make These Morning Mistakes

Your morning routine can set the tone for the rest of your day. So don’t do these things when you get up!

Health & Fitness | Health News

Is Belly Breathing Good for You? | Gokhale Method Institute

It’s common for students to arrive at our classes with strong notions about breathing. Among these is “Belly breathing is good breathing; chest breathing is bad breathing.” I disagree with this widespread belief and present varying amounts of pushba

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Babies with 'bubble boy disease' cured using HIV in gene therapy

The rare genetic disease called severe combined immunodeficiency syndrome, or SCID, often kills children, mostly boys, in the first year or two of life.

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

10 Amazing Benefits of Hugging—According to Science

Hugs are a powerful expression of trust and affection. They are also surprisingly impactful thanks to their effect ...

Health & Fitness | Health News

Short, Brisk Walks Reduce Knee Osteoarthritis Related Disability: Study

A new study found seniors who engaged in one hour of moderate-to-vigorous exercise a week could reduce the risk of mobility disability by up to 85 percent.

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8 Everyday Cancer-Causing Chemicals Hiding at Home That You May Have Overlooked

We are surrounded by toxins in our daily lives. The air we breathe, the plastic world that surrounds ...

Politics | Healthcare

Thousands Of Elderly Patients Go Blind In Britain Due To Eye Surgery Rationing | Daily Wire

Healthcare rationing is a regular part of the United Kingdom, which has nationalized healthcare in a way Democrats in America want to bring here.

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Survey: Average Person Has Just 4 Hours, 26 Minutes Of Free Time Per Week! - Study Finds

How much free time do you get to enjoy each week? If you're like the most people, it's hardly enough to even be excited about. A new survey finds that the average American logs just four hours and 26 minutes of time to themselves in a given week.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

A Mysterious Infection, Spanning the Globe in a Climate of Secrecy

The rise of Candida auris embodies a serious and growing public health threat: drug-resistant germs.

Health & Fitness | Health News

The wonder drug that could reverse the ageing process

Sarah Knapton visits the Mayo Clinic to report on how US scientists are trialling senolytics, which target the zombie cells that cause age-related diseases

Psychology | Hypnosis Information

Are My Allergies All in My Head? - The New York Times

Allergies exist. But emotional factors can make them better or worse.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Exercising for 10 minutes-a-day is enough to save off disability from arthritis 

Arthritis sufferers can stave off disability with less than half of the weekly recommended exercise, a new study has shown.

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

How to Get the Freshest Meat and Seafood From Wherever You Shop | MyRecipes

These simple tips will help you secure the freshest possible cut of meat or piece of fish every time

Health & Fitness | Health News

Biggest Mistake Dieters Make? Not Enough Water

Thirst is easily mistaken for hunger. Drinking a glass of water a great way to avoid eating too much and stay hydrated. Water also helps you lose weight.

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli study: Pregnancy over 50 not a greater risk than during 40s | The Times of Israel

BGU researchers cite technological developments in recent decades for women's ability to give birth at more advanced stage: 'It seems that 50 is the new 40'

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

Eating mushrooms can cut cognitive decline risk, study finds | Fox News

Eating mushrooms could reduce the risk of developing Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), a new study published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease this month found.

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

This Morning Routine will Save You 20 Hours Per Week

The traditional 9–5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor, but not in the knowledge working world we now live in. Although this may be obvious…

Health & Fitness | Health News

Morning Neck Pain: Why It Happens and How to Avoid It - The Atlantic

After waking up with a searing pain that radiates down to my shoulders, I hunt for the culprit.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Baby Massage, Traditional Indian Style | Gokhale Method Institute

My students sometimes lead me to particularly juicy nuggets that enrich my understanding of posture-related practices in other cultures. Sometimes they simply send me a link to an article; sometimes it is an introduction to a special person. Recently, my

Health & Fitness | Health News

How to Sit on the Floor, Part 1: Cross-legged Sitting | Gokhale Method Institute

Sitting cross-legged on the floor is common in many cultures around the world, and has become popular in some segments of modern Western societies. This Druze woman who I met in Israel has sat cross-legged all her life. She runs a hospitality business �

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Study: High-Energy Breakfast Less TV Time = Healthier Heart, Arteries - Study Finds

A two-part study gives strong evidence that spending more time eating high-energy breakfasts plus less time watching TV equals less plaque and stiffness of arteries. This means a reduced risk of heart disease and stroke.

Health & Fitness | Health

7 Experts Reveal How to Lose Belly Fat Once and For All

Belly fat seems to be the most common spot people want to target when they lose weight. And it's not just for aesthetics; too much belly fat can be dangerous.

Psychology | Relationships

Mindful Eating 101: 8 signs you're a mindless eater

We all exhibit signs of mindless behaviour such as mindless eating on a regular basis. Here are 8 signs you are a mindless eater, and some tips on how to learn mindful eating.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Baking Soda and 4 Other Wonder Tonics That Fight Inflammation and Pain

Diet and inflammation are deeply linked. For people with autoimmune diseases, reducing inflammation through food and drink can be a winning strategy. We asked natural medicine experts for their top tonic recipes and ingredients, especially for those deali

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Why You Can’t Think Straight When You’re Sleep Deprived | Psychology Today

It’s difficult to identify a cognitive skill that isn’t affected by sleep, and compromised by sleep deprivation.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

How Your Stomach Could Be Impacting Your Sleep | Psychology Today

We’ve learned a staggering amount about the microbiome and its relationship to sleep in recent years.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Could this bra detect breast cancer?

A teenager in Mexico invents a bra to detect breast cancer. But does it work? And if so, how?

Health & Fitness | Health News

An Exercise Regime Everyone Can Squeeze In

New research finds that any exercise—no matter how brief—can have a meaningful impact on our overall health if repeated often enough.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Breakfast Increases Carbs Burned During Exercise, Improves Metabolism For Lunch - Study Finds

Researchers in the United Kingdom found that eating breakfast "primes" the body to burn more carbohydrates during exercise and metabolize food more efficiently after working out.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Intuitive Eating: The Diet That Tells You to Quit Dieting - The Atlantic

“Intuitive eating” encourages people to eat whatever they want. It might be great advice.

News | Interesting Stuff

Do Hangover Patches Work? | HowStuffWorks

HowStuffWorks looks at whether hangover patches can really prevent hangovers.

News | News

Israel Ranked 10th Healthiest Country in the World

Israeli breakfast at a cafe in Tel Aviv, May 30, 2008. Photo: Or Hiltch/Flickr. JNS.org – Israel has been listed as …

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

Teens and Sleep: The Cost of Sleep Deprivation

Lack of adequate sleep is linked to moodiness, risky behavior and injuries

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

Study: Strawberries Improve Colon Health, Reduce IBD Symptoms - Study Finds

Strawberries are more than scrumptious. Researchers have found that eating just a few of them each day may improve gut health and relieve inflammation associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Sleep: A simple way to improve wellbeing

The Simple And Essential Way To Improve Your Wellbeing And Live A LONG Time

Health & Fitness | Health News

Self-Induced Disease: Why the #1 Killer of Americans May Surprise You

Most modern illness comes from bad behaviors that that can be hard to change. But with focus and motivation, we can avoid self-inflicted suffering.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Push Ups Prevent Heart Disease in Men

As study finds men who can do more than 40 push ups are less likely to develop heart disease.

News | News

Making Swampy Unclean Water Drinkable

P&G has provided more than 14 billion liters of clean water to people in need around the world. P&G scientists invented the P&G Purifier of Water technology while attempting to clean dirty laundry water.

News | News

Toxic Black Snow in Siberia

A pall of eerie black snow has covered several towns in the Siberian region of Kuzbass, which is home to 2.6 million people and one of the world’s largest coal fields.

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Increased Heart Disease in Young Women

The risk of having a heart attack appears to be rising among young women, according to a new study, and researchers are trying to figure out why.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

How People Who Appear the Happiest Could be the Most Dangerously Depressed

Why are people who are depressed look so happy? The term ‘smiling depression’ – appearing happy to others while internally suffering depressive symptoms – has become increasingly popular.

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Magnetic Brain Stimulation as Treatment for Depression Disappoints in VA Trial - Alpha-Stim

Magnetic therapy is no more successful at treating depression than a placebo. Alpha-Stim has been proven in over 100 clinical trials to bring relief.

Psychology | Psychology & Psychological Research

Thoughts of Love Buffer Blood Pressure Against Stress

Being in a committed relationship can help us reduce stress, researchers have found, even in situations where our partner is not there with us.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

High-Intensity Interval Training Provides Same Cell Benefits In Less Time - Study Finds

A team of Australian researchers found that when compared to traditional workout routines, HIIT provides the same benefits on a cellular level -- in less than half the time.

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

Why is it so damn hard to get healthy? - Mind Over Matter [M.O.M.] Healthy Living

Why is it so damn hard to eat healthy? I decided to ask other Mamas the same question.  I got hundreds of responses and remarkably, many of them had the same 8 reasons!  Here’s a chart of my...

Health & Fitness | Health News

Statins can benefit all ages, including those over 75, study finds

A new study reverses current thinking on giving statins to people over 75, finding the cholesterol-lowering drugs benefit people of all ages with minimal risk.

Advice & Self-Help | Meditation and Other Practices

11 Ways to Prioritize Alone Time Every Day

Pockets of solitude are essential to your sanity and even your success. But building in solo time can be easier said than done.

Advice & Self-Help | Addiction & Recovery

Impairments From Heavy Drinking Continue Long After Alcohol Leaves Bloodstream - Study Finds

Still struggling to get your bearings in the office after a wild Saturday night out or a boozy Sunday brunch? Some of the cognitive effects of heavy drinking on the weekend may linger with you when you return to work, a study finds.

Science & Technology | Biology & Medicine

We may finally know what causes Alzheimer’s – and how to stop it

Evidence is growing that a bacterium involved in gum disease causes Alzheimer's, raising hopes that a vaccine could one day prevent the disease

Health & Fitness | Health Tips

What Happens When You Drink a Gallon of Water a Day?

A self-proclaimed water hater slogs through a monthlong hydration quest.