LifeStyle: Health & Fit

The Age You Sip Your First Drink Could Determine Your Risk for Breast Cancer

Sunday  22:25,   22 april 2018
Reader's Digest

Most women know they have a one in eight chance of developing breast cancer during their lifetime. Taking every preventive measure possible is one way to lower your risk—and a good place to start is taking a look at your booze intake, according to[...]

Wide waist with 'normal weight' bigger risk than obesity: study

Sunday  22:25,   22 april 2018
Relaxnews (AFP)

People of "normal" weight who sport a wide waist are more at risk of heart problems than obese people, said researchers Friday, urging a rethink of healthy weight guidelines. How fat is distributed on a person's frame determined[...]

I Ran 2 Miles Every Day For 2 Weeks - Here’s What I Learned

Saturday  01:55,   21 april 2018
PopSugar

<p>The rules were simple: make the time each morning and don't skip a day.</p><p></p>Eventually I settled on a training plan: run and be consistent. So, to start out, I decided to commit to running two miles every day for two weeks.[...]

What is Pancreatitis? Why Avicii Stopped Performing

Saturday  01:11,   21 april 2018
Newsweek

<p>Swedish DJ Avicii died Friday at the age of 28, according to his rep. A cause of death was not immediately known, but the DJ previously suffered from pancreatitis.</p>Pancreatitis is when the pancreas becomes inflamed. It can go away in a[...]

Mom who nearly died from Toxic Shock Syndrome warns on dangers of infection

Saturday  01:11,   21 april 2018
FOX News

A Philadelphia woman is sharing her harrowing experience with Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) in the hopes that it will help spread awareness about the infection that nearly killed her. Aimee Haller Follis, 37, said she had just moved into a new home[...]

Skin Cancer Associated With Reduced Alzheimer's Risk

Friday  23:16,   20 april 2018
Newsweek

It's not yet clear why skin cancer survivors had a dramatically reduced risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.Skin cancer may reduce a patient’s risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease by as much as 92 percent, a new study revealed.[...]

Here Are the E. Coli Symptoms to Watch Out For, Just in Case You Ate Contaminated Romaine Lettuce Recently

Friday  22:20,   20 april 2018
Self

<p>The CDC is keeping an updated map online of which states have been affected by the outbreak (and there are many). Here are the symptoms of Escherichia coli, commonly known as E. coli.</p><p></p>First, there was a salmonella-related[...]

Apps accused of marketing plastic surgery to kids

Friday  21:56,   20 april 2018
CBS News

More than 128,000 people have signed a petition asking app stores to remove games like "Beauty Clinic Plastic Surgery."&nbsp;Some controversial apps are under fire, accused of promoting plastic surgery and unrealistic standards of[...]

What Is Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma?

Friday  21:45,   20 april 2018
Women's Health

Patients often wake up drenched in sweat. Dance Moms alum Abby Lee Miller has received a preliminary cancer diagnosis after what doctors initially believed to be a spinal infection turned out to be non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. The dance instructor[...]

Patrick Dempsey Really Wants You To Get a Checkup

Friday  21:31,   20 april 2018
Men's Health

After playing a doctor on TV for 12 years, the heartthrob actor is a now bonafide cancer activist. I was just about to wrap up an interview with Patrick Dempsey when he stopped me to ask a question of his own: "How old are you?" Don't worry, he[...]

Even A Mild Concussion Can Increase Risk Of Parkinson's, Study Finds

Friday  21:16,   20 april 2018
Medical Daily

After examining a large population of U.S. veterans, researchers suggested a potential link between concussions and an increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease.In a large study of United States veterans, researchers from the[...]

How I Learned to Love My Body After Having a Mastectomy

Friday  20:35,   20 april 2018
SheKnows

After my mastectomy, it took a while for me to recognize (and learn to love) my own body.My left breast was now comprised of fat that had been relocated from my stomach in what is called a TRAM-flap reconstruction, an option for women after[...]

Can Eating This Fruit During Pregnancy Speed Up Labor?

Friday  20:21,   20 april 2018
Mom.me

<p>There is one trick to speed up labor that actually has legit evidence behind it — and according to tons of moms, it actually works.</p>However, it turns out there is one trick to speed up labor that actually has legit evidence behind it—and [...]

Human Ken Doll EXCLUSIVE: Rodrigo Alves reveals HUGE regrets over rib removal surgery as he goes shirtless on Miami beach

Friday  20:00,   20 april 2018
Daily Mail

He famously had four ribs removed in a bid to make his waist appear smaller, and now "Human Ken Doll" Rodrigo Alves, has revealed his regrets over the procedure.  The 34-year-old told MailOnline: 'I am in pain in the evenings. It's[...]

7 Ways You Can Make 4/20 Into a Day of Wellness

Friday  19:59,   20 april 2018
PopSugar

<p>Considering how weed and wellness have proven to go hand in hand, it makes sense to celebrate April 20 in more ways than one.</p><p></p><p></p>Have a high tea party: Give wine a break and say cheers with a comforting herbal[...]