LifeStyle: Health & Fit

Births plunge to record lows in United States

Thursday  16:21,   17 may 2018

Births in the United States have plunged to record lows not seen in decades, marking a profound cultural shift that could have ramifications for the future economy, experts said Thursday. The overall fertility rate, which essentially shows[...]

Cure for common cold? 'Radical' treatment targets humans, not virus. And it works (so far)

Thursday  15:56,   17 may 2018

British researchers at Imperial College London developed a common cold treatment that blocks a protein needed by cold strains to replicate. A new cold treatment could thwart the virus by leaving it alone and targeting humans instead. The treatment,[...]

Ryan Lochte's Wife Kayla Rae Reid Reveals Battle with Postpartum Depression: 'I Was Dead Inside'

Thursday  13:00,   17 may 2018

Almost a year after welcoming son, Caiden Zane, with husband, Ryan Lochte, Kayla Rae Reid, is sharing her battle with postpartum depression. While hesitant to discuss what she was going through at first, Reid says she wanted to help others[...]

Teen develops 'wet lung' after vaping for just 3 weeks

Thursday  12:50,   17 may 2018

Coughing and difficulty breathing led an 18-year-old in Pennsylvania to visit an emergency room where her condition rapidly worsened -- all due to vaping, according to a new report.This hostess, though, paid an unusual price for her e-cig use,[...]

FDA Approves Lucemyra For Treating Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms

Thursday  12:50,   17 may 2018

Lucemyra has been approved for easing the severity of opioid withdrawal symptoms in adults, stated a press release from the Food and Drug Administration.The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a nonopioid drug called[...]

The Problem With Those Appetite-Suppressant Lollipops Kim Kardashian Is Advertising

Thursday  01:11,   17 may 2018

<p>FlatTummy's website says the lollipops contain a "clinically proven safe active ingredient extracted from natural plants" that suppresses your appetite. Red flag: Appetite suppression is generally not a good thing.</p>So, what [...]

It's Not Your Imagination — Allergy Season Is Worse Than Ever, & Here's Why

Thursday  00:37,   17 may 2018

<p>It's not all in your head. Pollen counts in the spring continue to get worse every year.</p>Neeta Ogden, MD, a spokesperson for the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, says this is because climate change causes warmer[...]

We Think We Found the Easiest Diet in the World - the Scandi Sense Diet

Thursday  00:01,   17 may 2018

<p>When it comes to trendy diets, they tend to be very restrictive and will not work for everyone. This is why most people do not stick to fad diets.</p>When it comes to diets, we usually turn to the most trendy ones to try out. The problem[...]

Amazon pulls products mocking mental illness

Wednesday  22:26,   16 may 2018

<p>After getting called out by a U.K. news site, the retailing giant says it is no longer selling items poking fun at mental illnesses.</p>The line between irreverent and hurtful came into play this week as Amazon found itself being called out [...]

6 tips for a healthier barbecue

Wednesday  22:25,   16 may 2018

Barbecue season doesn't have to mean juicy meats with mayo-laden side dishes! There are healthy ways to celebrate outdoor dining. Barbecue season doesn't have to mean juicy meats dripping with sweet, gooey sauce. And outdoor dining doesn't have[...]

Everyone Is Shaving Their Face (and You Should, Too)

Wednesday  22:06,   16 may 2018

Dermaplaning removes dead skin cells and peach fuzz from your face using a super-thin, ten-inch blade. But will it make me grow a beard?&nbsp;So what is[...]

Husband Opens Up After Wife's 'Pregnancy Brain' Turns Out to Be Deadly Cancer

Wednesday  20:16,   16 may 2018

<p>Danielle and Tyler Dick never thought that a small brush with skin cancer would change their lives forever.</p>In 2012, doctors found a cancerous mole on Danielle’s back, but told the woman there was likely nothing to worry about. They[...]

The Best Way To Handle Unsolicited Fitness Advice

Wednesday  20:15,   16 may 2018

<p>I know I'm not the only person who has been on the receiving end of irritating, uninvited workout advice. What to do when a know-it-all gets in your face?</p>I know I'm not the only person who has been on the receiving end of[...]

This Is What Happens to Your Skin If You Stop Washing Your Face

Wednesday  19:30,   16 may 2018

Despite being told over and over again to wash our face, we often forget just how important cleansing is. Here, dermatologists explain why it's an essential skin-care step.Let's face it, as crucial as we all know it is to remove our makeup each[...]

Why Demi Lovato Doesn’t Look to Instagram for Fitness Inspiration

Wednesday  19:30,   16 may 2018

<p>The 25-year-old singer shares her workout routine, her thoughts about diet culture, and how she practices self-care on the road.</p><p></p>Staying healthy is a huge priority for Demi Lovato. The actor often talks candidly about the[...]