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  1. Trick-or-Treat for a New Kind of ThrillThu, 21 Sep 2017 08:25:50 GMT
    For most kids, Halloween is all about costumes and candy, but it can also be a chance to demonstrate how helping others brings its own set of rewards. This October, children, families and schools across the country will join in Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF, a month-long celebration of the power and impact of kids helping kids. More...
  2. Superbug's spread to Vietnam threatens malaria controlThu, 21 Sep 2017 03:59:20 GMT
    Scientists say Vietnam's main malaria treatment is failing at an alarming rate because of a highly drug-resistant superbug that has spread into the southern part of the country from western Cambodia. The scientists said in a letter published Thursday in the Lancet Infectious Diseases journal that the spread of the superbug across the entire Mekong subregion is a serious threat to malaria control and eradication efforts. More...
  3. Epidemic at work?: Businesses forced to deal with drug abuseThu, 21 Sep 2017 01:36:21 GMT
    In this Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, photo, Kristen Nielsen Donnelly, director of personnel at Abbey Color Incorporated, poses for a photograph in Philadelphia. The epidemic of drug use in the U.S. is forcing many small business owners to think about what they would do if they suspect an employee is abusing drugs or alcohol. More...
  4. New Resources Critical for Stroke RecoveryWed, 20 Sep 2017 20:57:21 GMT
    The tools, which are developed through the AHA/ASA's Together to End Stroke initiative, leverage recommendations from the first-ever, AHA/ASA issued Adult Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery Guidelines for healthcare providers, and call for intensive, multidisciplinary treatment. * Patient guide to making good rehab decisions, such as what to expect in medical rehab and how to choose the right rehab facility. More...
  5. Study: Most states would take a hit from GOP health billWed, 20 Sep 2017 18:35:49 GMT
    Most states would take a stiff budgetary hit if the latest Senate GOP health care bill becomes law, according to an independent analysis released Wednesday. That would likely result in more uninsured Americans. More...
  6. Study: Most states would take a hit from GOP health billWed, 20 Sep 2017 18:35:48 GMT
    Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., center, listens as Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., left, speaks, accompanied by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 in Washington. More...
  7. Opioids Have Cut US Life Expectancy: CDCWed, 20 Sep 2017 16:05:34 GMT
    But buried within that broad pattern were some ominous trends. The death rate from drug overdoses more than doubled, while that from opioids, specifically, more than tripled, said lead researcher Dr. Deborah Dowell. More...
  8. Smokers - should be told of little evidence on benefits or harms of e-cigarettes'Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:16:39 GMT
    GPs should warn smokers there is currently little evidence on the long-term benefits or harms of e-cigarettes, health officials have said. The move from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence comes despite backing for e-cigarettes from Public Health England , which says they are a useful aid for quitting. More...
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  1. Get The Perfect Lip Size & Shape Using Dermal Filler TreatmentWed, 20 Sep 2017 07:01:30 -0500
    Some people have lips that are naturally thin or they're sagging and thinning due to ageing. Over the years the lips will develop fine lines and wrinkles and naturally lose their shape and size. Lips that are perfectly sculptured and sensuous, have always been sought after and they are something that everyone aspires to have. A good lip shape has definition, they don't have lines and they have enough volume to make them look youthful. More...
  2. Why You Should Have Your Botox, Lasers and Fillers Performed by a Medical ProfessionalTue, 19 Sep 2017 09:56:13 -0500
    Medical aesthetics expert should be a medical professional. Doctors and nurses are the most qualified people to perform skin treatments like Botox, laser peels and filler applications. More...
  3. Are Wrinkles the First Signs of Aging?Tue, 19 Sep 2017 07:02:33 -0500
    Wrinkles could be one of the first signs of aging, among many other things. Aging is a process which is eventual and gradual, and the changes that you go through are totally random until you realize that you are getting old. Like Bob Hope once said: You know you're getting old when the candles cost more than the cake. The most common thing at a certain age that you would go through are wrinkles and skin that is lacking of collagen and several other things that it should have, but now it doesn't. This is a normal process as the body ages and we stay oblivious about it and not helping the body along with what it needs. More...
  4. For Botox & Dermal Fillers, Always Visit A Renowned ClinicMon, 18 Sep 2017 08:48:42 -0500
    It's a dream of most women to look as long as possible, and with advancements in the field of technology and medicines, it has become quite possible as well. Botox treatment and dermal fillers are effective anti-ageing treatments, but for safe procedure and positive outcomes, visit a renowned cosmetic clinic only. More...
  5. Argireline Is A Powerful Anti-Wrinkle Hexapeptide With Botulinum-Inspired ActivityWed, 13 Sep 2017 14:47:00 -0500
    Argireline, an alternative to topical injections, this molecular ingredient achieves the same, the relax of the muscles responsible for the formation of expression lines. This hexapeptide formula mimics the N-terminal end of SNAP-25 and competes with this natural protein for a position in the SNARE complex. As a result, neurotransmitters are note released efficiently and facial contractions are weakened and muscles relaxed, thus inhibiting the formation of wrinkles. More...
  6. Pearl Powder Is A Powerful Weapon Used Against Aging & DiseaseWed, 13 Sep 2017 14:45:54 -0500
    There is profound Scientific Evidence on the health and beauty benefits of Pearl Powder. Science discovered that The DNA involved in the creation of pearl is nearly identical to the part of the human DNA that is responsible for the regulation of calcium metabolism in the human body. In other words, Humans share a deep-rooted kinship with pearl, all the way down to the DNA level. Studies show that pearl powder slows down and even reverse age-related damage for enhanced quality of life. More...
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Health News
  1. New report shows lifestyle changes lower cancer riskThu, 21 Sep 2017 19:06:00 GMT
    TheAmerican Cancer Societyrecommends that people at average risk of colorectal cancer begin routine screening at age 50. More...
  2. 7-year-old fitted with 3-D printed hand to throw first pitch at World SeriesThu, 21 Sep 2017 17:35:00 GMT
    The 7-year-old Las Vegas girl who made headlines for wanting to throw a pitch at every MLB ballpark will take the mound this fall to toss the ceremonial first pitch during Game 4 of the World Series. More...
  3. Baby whose mother chose to give birth over chemotherapy diesThu, 21 Sep 2017 17:07:00 GMT
    The baby born to a Michigan woman who chose to forgo chemotherapy to give birth to the child has died, a relative said Thursday. More...
  4. Flint water crisis caused increase in fetal deaths, lower fertility rates, study claimsThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:53:00 GMT
    The long-term health effects of the Flint water crisis are still unfolding, with a new study pointing to the contaminated water as a cause of lower fertility rates among the citys women and an increase in infant mortality rates. More...
  5. Grandmother who died of West Nile virus didn't know she got bit, family saysThu, 21 Sep 2017 15:35:00 GMT
    The grieving family of an 84-year-old California woman who died of West Nile virus wants health officials to do more about spreading awareness. More...
  6. NYC man dies of Legionnaires' disease, 1 other sickenedThu, 21 Sep 2017 13:59:00 GMT
    A Queens resident is dead and another was sickened after they both contracted Legionnaires disease within a two-month period, prompting New York City health officials to investigate their apartment buildings plumbing. More...
  7. 'Death Wish' cold brew coffee recalled over botulism concernsThu, 21 Sep 2017 13:52:00 GMT
    Death Wish Coffee Company's cold brew might lead to death, health officials warned. More...
CNN Health
  1. Attorney: Tests show Aaron Hernandez had CTEThu, 21 Sep 2017 21:48:39 GMT
    Aaron Hernandez, the former NFL star who took his life while serving a murder sentence in prison, had chronic traumatic encephalopathy -- commonly known as CTE -- attorney Jose Baez said Thursday. More...
  2. CTE found in 99% of studied brains from deceased NFL playersWed, 26 Jul 2017 19:26:08 GMT
    Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, known as CTE, was found in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to scientific research, according to a study published Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA. More...
  3. 5 things to know about CTEWed, 26 Apr 2017 14:28:59 GMT
    The list of football players with a brain disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, continues to grow. But what exactly is CTE? Here are five things you need to know: More...
  4. NFL confirms link between football and CTETue, 15 Mar 2016 15:40:58 GMT
    For the first time, an official from the NFL publicly acknowledged a connection between football and CTE. CNN's Coy Wire reports. More...
  5. Athletes and CTEWed, 04 Jan 2017 17:41:44 GMT
    CTE is a progressive degenerative disease of the brain. See which NFL players and other athletes have been diagnosed with CTE. More...
  6. When you and your partner have mismatched libidosThu, 21 Sep 2017 16:44:50 GMT
    When one partner has more interest in sex than the other, it's easy for the person with the higher sex drive to feel rejected, bruised, and undesirable and for the partner who avoids sex to feel pressure, anxiety, and guilt. More...
Pain Management News
  1. Chiropractic Techniques for Treating Neck PainTue, 05 Sep 2017 07:01:02 -0500
    On your first visit, your chiropractor is going to determine the source and causes of your pain and make certain neck adjustment to loosen the stiff joint muscles. In this post we are going to talk about some of the most common techniques used by chiropractors to treat neck pain. More...
  2. Pain - 75% Is Mental, Only 25% Is Physical - Control Your Pain by Controlling Your MindTue, 22 Aug 2017 09:05:46 -0500
    Control your mind, control the pain! Use you subconscious in you favour with simple and easy to do techniques. When we are injured, we feel an acute pain. When we are sick, having affection for a longer period of time, we feel a chronic pain. A quarter of the intensity of the pain we encounter comes from our subconscious mind, and we can diminish it, we can control it. More...
  3. Are High Heels Bad for You?Sat, 22 Jul 2017 11:09:20 -0500
    Are high heels bad for you? The side effects of wearing high heels, apart from being fun, can also seriously affect your health. Vanity, fashion, fetish, and preference to wear them is associated with them. Knowing the risks and wearing high heels with awareness, minimizes the harm they can cause. More...
  4. Give Knees a Chance: Look After Your Legs Before It's Too LateWed, 19 Jul 2017 09:54:13 -0500
    Whether you're a seven-days-a-week gym bunny or a homebody armchair quarterback, it's essential you look after your knees. Because as the old saying goes, you'll miss them when they're gone. More...
  5. Do You Have a Daily Battle With Pain?Tue, 04 Jul 2017 21:25:08 -0500
    We all have some experience of physical pain, but having to live with a continual daily battle with pain management is beyond many people's comprehension. I wrote this article after delivering a talk to a chronic pain group. The organisers of the group have read and are more than satisfied with this article, believing it to be 'extremely helpful'. More...
  6. The Usefulness of Creams for Muscle Pain ReliefTue, 27 Jun 2017 13:13:51 -0500
    Many chronic pain sufferers have wrongfully come to the conclusion that muscle pain relief is non-existent except using invasive surgery. The reality, however, is quite different. There are many ways a person can treat muscle pain and live a normal life without going "under the knife." More...