LifeStyle: Health & Fit

Carrie Underwood's Trainer On The 3 Things You Need For An At-Home Gym

Monday  20:53,   16 july 2018
housebeautiful

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This Reality Star Is Proudly Showing Off Her Cellulite and Stretch Marks in a Bathing Suit: 'These Are My Watermelon Stripes'

Monday  20:45,   16 july 2018
msn

<p>KhrystyAna Kazakova, best known for appearing on Cycle 24 of "America's Next Top Model," calls her stretch marks her "watermelon stripes."</p>Watermelon is everywhere in the summer. Thanks to revealing shorts and[...]

Urgent care clinics are prescribing too many unnecessary antibiotics, study says

Monday  20:20,   16 july 2018
washingtonpost

Nearly half of patients who go to urgent care clinics seeking treatment for flu or a cold and other conditions that do not require an antibiotic received a prescription for one anyway. That is three times as often as antibiotics are[...]

Emergency Responders Share 9 of the Biggest Death Traps in Your Home

Monday  19:51,   16 july 2018
self

<p>We’re not telling you all of this to scare you, but to help you realize there are ways to make your home even safer than it already is.</p>When you think about life-threatening danger, things like car accidents, natural disasters, and crime [...]

Parents Horrified to Find Toddler Trapped in Running Washing Machine

Monday  19:46,   16 july 2018
mom.me

<p>Lindsey McIver was initially hesitant to write about the incident, because she was wary of the mom-shaming that might happen. But she realized that sharing could help prevent a tragedy.</p>While doing laundry is the bane of many a parent's[...]

FDA recalls heart drug due to cancer concerns

Monday  19:00,   16 july 2018
newsweek

Batches of valsartan were found to contain NDMA, a natural chemical compound with carcinogenic properties.The agency flagged concerns about valsartan, which is used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure, on July 13.[...]

There is good health and fitness advice on the web—here's how to find it

Monday  17:51,   16 july 2018
popsci

Don't just assume that sore throat is a sign of cancer. Feeling sick Tempted to look up your symptoms online? Stick to trustworthy health sources. At times, we all rely on the internet to diagnose our symptoms. But finding trustworthy health[...]

McDonald's Pulls Salad Options After Illness Outbreak

Monday  17:42,   16 july 2018
newsweek

McDonald's has pulled healthy salad options from 3,000 menus as consumers report gastrointestinal illnesses.At least 61 people in seven states have become sick from developing cyclospora infections after eating at the fast-food chain, according[...]

Women may be more likely to die from heart failure than men suggests new study

Monday  17:37,   16 july 2018
msn

New Canadian research suggests that women are at a higher risk of being hospitalized and dying from heart failure than men. Carried out by the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, the new study set out to investigate the differences in the rates of [...]

Women may be more likely to die from heart failure than men suggests new study

Monday  17:37,   16 july 2018
msn

New Canadian research suggests that women are at a higher risk of being hospitalized and dying from heart failure than men. Carried out by the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, the new study set out to investigate the differences in the rates of [...]

Scientists Want People to Smoke Weed for a Study

Monday  17:37,   16 july 2018
newsweek

The researchers want to find out how long the effects of cannabis take to wear off. As states legalize cannabis, the day-to-day challenges presented by lifting such bans need ironing out. One such problem is how long to wait before driving after[...]

5 Weird Eye Issues You Should Never, Ever Ignore

Monday  17:37,   16 july 2018
womenshealthmag

<p>If you experience any of these weird eye symptoms, get them checked out ASAP.</p>Basically only when you realize you have to squint to see the TV-or your contacts start hurting like a mother-effer, right? [...]

Could being married and earning more reduce the risk of broken bones as we age?

Monday  16:57,   16 july 2018
msn

New European research has found an association between being married and earning more money and a lower risk of broken bones as we age. Led by the University of Southampton, UK, along with researchers from the University of Oxford, the University of [...]

Oranges Linked to Lower Risk of Macular Degeneration

Monday  16:47,   16 july 2018
newsweek

11 million Americans have some form of macular degeneration. People who regularly eat oranges are less likely to develop one of the leading causes of blindness, according to a study. Researchers based in Australia investigated whether[...]

Actual migraine sufferers do not find the Instagram 'migraine pose' very funny

Monday  16:16,   16 july 2018
today

This selfie trend is causing a headache. Instagram beauty trends can inspire envy and inspiration alike, but the latest viral sensation to hit social media is more controversial than cool. It's causing quite the backlash.Deemed the "migraine pose,"[...]