August 2014


weightloss130x100.jpg10 Reasons Women Can't Lose Weight

A slide show listing 10 reasons women have problems losing weight.

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An Antagonistic Personality Might Increase Your Risk For Cardiovascular Disease


People with antagonistic or disagreeable personalities have thicker arterial walls that may make them more prone to heart attacks and strokes, researchers said.

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Regular Beer Raises Psoriasis Risk in Women
Researchers say women who drink regular beer are more likely to have the skin condition.


Women who drink five or more regular beers a week are at a higher risk for developing psoriasis, researchers said.

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ADHD130x100.jpgADHD Misdiagnoses Identified by New Study
There Are No Blood Tests or Other Neurological Markers for ADHD


Many children who are disruptive in school classrooms are misdiagnosed with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, when all they really are ... are young, according to a new study.

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Stressful Social Situations May Be Physically Harmful in Some
If immune system reacts with inflammation, repeated stress can lead to chronic disease, study finds.


Stress caused by social situations, such as giving a speech or going to a job interview, can affect some people's immune system in ways that harm their health, researchers have found.

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Picky Eaters: When Waffles and Fries Are All You Eat
New Study To Determine Why Picky Eaters Won't Eat More Food


Bob Krause hates Thanksgiving, and not because of that all forced family time. Krause, 63, calls himself a picky eater -- one who won't eat anything that's served at a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, or any other dinner, for that matter.

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Osteoporosis Meds Have No Link to Cancer

Taking to many meds? Are you concerned they may lead to other forms of illness?

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TunaFish130x100.jpgTen Essential Mercury Facts

Confused by mercury hype? Fear not. Mercury science continues to confirm that fish is a health food. But a host of moneyed activist groups defy reason by dishonestly complaining that "mercury in fish" is today's version of "lead in paint."

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brain130x100.jpgMenstrual Cramps Also a Pain in the Brain

While not every woman experiences cramping during her menstrual cycle, those that do know it is a very real pain,

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Stress May Affect Chances of Getting Pregnant
Study Shows Women With High Levels of Stress-Related Hormone Less Likely to Conceive


There is now scientific evidence to back up the widely held belief that stress can interfere with fertility.

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Getting defensive is good for men — but not women
Study shows such behavior makes men feel less stressed; women have opposite reaction

You might think that defensiveness — which psychologists describe as avoiding, denying, or repressing information one perceives as threatening — would not be a good thing, and maybe even causes you stress.

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low-carb-diet130x100.jpgOver Time, Low-Carb Diet Trumps Low-Fat Diet on "Good" Cholesterol and Works Just as Well to Lose Weight

Over the long term, a low-carb diet works just as well as a low-fat diet at taking off the pounds - and it might be better for your heart, new research suggests.

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healthyfood130x100.jpgBoosting 5 Vital Nutrients Kids Need
Easy tips to help your kids get more of 5 essential nutrients often missing from their diets.

Certain essential nutrients have gone missing from our kids' diets.

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In the era of Google, medical advice is more confusing than ever. Here's a guide to what you really need to know, and when.

It's a cliché that we're living in the too much Information Age, and if you Google anything related to health, it's plain to see why.

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How to spot a spoiled child, and what to do about it.


Every parent has probably heard it at one time or another: "You're going to spoil that child!"

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