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  1. Liver transplant recipient marks 25th anniversaryThu, 27 Nov 2014 12:27:27 GMT
    As Ri... SEVERN, Md. - Alyssa Riggan hasn't dwelled on being the first person in the U.S. to successfully receive part of a liver from a living donor 25 years ago, a medical procedure that paved the way for routine live-donor transplants. More...
  2. Blessings are Not Always ObviousThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:17:52 GMT
    A very dear friend is going through a deep trial. This faithful follower prays for wisdom, guidence, assurance and peace. More...
  3. Brawny BrewersThu, 27 Nov 2014 05:12:31 GMT
    This undated photo provided by Brew Men Calendar, shows the front cover of the 2015 Brew Men Calendar featuring brewers from Sheboygan County, Wis. The 2015 Brew Men Calendar features brewing professionals from 3 Sheeps Brewing, 8th Street Ale Haus and Plymouth Brewing Co. More...
  4. Weight-loss op 'part of treatment'Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:59:31 GMT
    The number of obese diabetics undergoing drastic weight-loss surgery needs to triple in the next few years to tackle the "major problem" facing the NHS, the health advisory body has urged. In a U-turn on guidance, Nice said gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy surgery should no longer be seen by doctors as a "last resort" and has eased its recommended criteria for the surgeries, to allow for early intervention. More...
  5. Researchers discover 'pre-cancers' in...Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:58:55 GMT
    Many older people silently harbor a blood "pre-cancer" - a gene mutation acquired during their lifetime that could start them on the path to leukemia, lymphoma or other blood disease, scientists have discovered. It opens a new frontier on early detection and possibly someday preventing these cancers, which become more common with age. More...
  6. Pioneering Model & Restaurateur B. Smith Reported MissingWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:47:03 GMT
    MyFoxNY.com says the 65-year-old Smith, who revealed her diagnosis with Alzheimer's disease earlier this year, was last seen at around 8:00 pm Tuesday in Southampton, Long Island after arriving from New York City on a bus. Her husband and business partner Dan Gasby reported her missing when she failed to turn up at home. More...
  7. Some immigrants get benefits under Obama's actionsWed, 26 Nov 2014 19:45:40 GMT
    Many immigrants in the United States illegally who apply for work permits Under President Obama 's new executive actions would be eligible for Social Security and Medicare benefits upon reaching retirement age, according to the White House. Under Obama's actions, immigrants who are spared deportation would be eligible to obtain work permits and a Social Security number. More...
  8. Growing popularity of pet massages sparks talk of regulationWed, 26 Nov 2014 17:44:33 GMT
    Spa treatments don't stop with people. You won't see any aromatherapy candles around, but animals get massages, too, and it's become a regular service that many pet owners value as more than just glorified petting. More...
Back Pain News
  1. The Amazing Anti-Aging Benefits of RetinolWed, 26 Nov 2014 14:11:49 -0600
    Scientific investigation has explicitly shown the advantages of Retinol as an efficient agent for halting skin aging. Generally, Retinol plays the role of a skin cell hypnotist, simply because it binds itself to just about any skin cell and convinces it to conduct itself as a youthful, nourishing skin cell. Retinol additionally functions as an anti-oxidant that may stop free radicals and boost collagen generation; this can also decrease existing signs of aging, unclog skin pores, combat bad skin, restore sun-damaged skin and improve aging skin. All these advantages provides you with much better facial skin, decrease face lines and reddish cheeks, clear your facial area, and also thwart aging skin. More...
  2. Some Easy Tips For Effective Wrinkle RemovalWed, 26 Nov 2014 10:42:06 -0600
    After a certain age, wrinkles, fine lines, and blemishes usually appear on our face, forehead, neck, tops of the forearms, or around the eyes. These are mostly due to sun exposure. Some wrinkles are just fine surface lines, where others could be in the form of deeper furrows. If you are someone getting all worked up about your wrinkles, it is time you took some proactive steps for effective wrinkle removal. Bear in mind that the situation is not totally outside your control; you do have options when it comes to preventing the appearance of wrinkles as well as erasing the depth of existing ones. More...
  3. Ways to Find An Excellent Anti Aging SerumTue, 25 Nov 2014 09:48:45 -0600
    If you are serious about looking after your skin to assist slow down the aging process, there are a number of elements that you will see again and again in a good quality anti-wrinkle cream or anti-aging moisturizer. You need to become knowledgeable about the ingredients that frequently show up in such products so you will understand how to pick an effective topical cream to combat aging. More...
  4. One Way To Live A Longer, Better LifeThu, 20 Nov 2014 05:48:36 -0600
    It's a lifetime pursuit for most people - searching for ways to add years to life and life to years. This article helps that search by coming-up with one sure way of increasing longevity and life quality. It's no secret and is worth passing-on to others: after all, when it comes to living longer, better we're in the same boat, aren't we? More...
  5. What We Can Do About Weakening Bones As We AgeWed, 19 Nov 2014 08:04:52 -0600
    When we think of brittle bones for people over 50, we usually think of women and osteoporosis-related fractures. Men have not been viewed as the same risk for getting osteoporosis, but the fact is that it is happening more with elderly men. Statistics now show that one in three women over the age of 50 will have a fracture related to osteoporosis, while with men it's one in five. More...
  6. How To Stay ProductiveWed, 19 Nov 2014 05:02:27 -0600
    'Productivity' is usually associated with the world-of-work. It is, however, important that individually people remain productive - even in 'old' age. This article is for anyone who realises the need to remain productive. More...
Back Pain News
  1. The Amazing Anti-Aging Benefits of RetinolWed, 26 Nov 2014 14:11:49 -0600
    Scientific investigation has explicitly shown the advantages of Retinol as an efficient agent for halting skin aging. Generally, Retinol plays the role of a skin cell hypnotist, simply because it binds itself to just about any skin cell and convinces it to conduct itself as a youthful, nourishing skin cell. Retinol additionally functions as an anti-oxidant that may stop free radicals and boost collagen generation; this can also decrease existing signs of aging, unclog skin pores, combat bad skin, restore sun-damaged skin and improve aging skin. All these advantages provides you with much better facial skin, decrease face lines and reddish cheeks, clear your facial area, and also thwart aging skin. More...
  2. Some Easy Tips For Effective Wrinkle RemovalWed, 26 Nov 2014 10:42:06 -0600
    After a certain age, wrinkles, fine lines, and blemishes usually appear on our face, forehead, neck, tops of the forearms, or around the eyes. These are mostly due to sun exposure. Some wrinkles are just fine surface lines, where others could be in the form of deeper furrows. If you are someone getting all worked up about your wrinkles, it is time you took some proactive steps for effective wrinkle removal. Bear in mind that the situation is not totally outside your control; you do have options when it comes to preventing the appearance of wrinkles as well as erasing the depth of existing ones. More...
  3. Ways to Find An Excellent Anti Aging SerumTue, 25 Nov 2014 09:48:45 -0600
    If you are serious about looking after your skin to assist slow down the aging process, there are a number of elements that you will see again and again in a good quality anti-wrinkle cream or anti-aging moisturizer. You need to become knowledgeable about the ingredients that frequently show up in such products so you will understand how to pick an effective topical cream to combat aging. More...
  4. One Way To Live A Longer, Better LifeThu, 20 Nov 2014 05:48:36 -0600
    It's a lifetime pursuit for most people - searching for ways to add years to life and life to years. This article helps that search by coming-up with one sure way of increasing longevity and life quality. It's no secret and is worth passing-on to others: after all, when it comes to living longer, better we're in the same boat, aren't we? More...
  5. What We Can Do About Weakening Bones As We AgeWed, 19 Nov 2014 08:04:52 -0600
    When we think of brittle bones for people over 50, we usually think of women and osteoporosis-related fractures. Men have not been viewed as the same risk for getting osteoporosis, but the fact is that it is happening more with elderly men. Statistics now show that one in three women over the age of 50 will have a fracture related to osteoporosis, while with men it's one in five. More...
  6. How To Stay ProductiveWed, 19 Nov 2014 05:02:27 -0600
    'Productivity' is usually associated with the world-of-work. It is, however, important that individually people remain productive - even in 'old' age. This article is for anyone who realises the need to remain productive. More...
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Health News
  1. First US liver transplant recipient marks 25th anniversaryThu, 27 Nov 2014 14:45:46 GMT
    Alyssa Riggan hasn't dwelled on being the first person in the U.S. to successfully receive part of a liver from a living donor 25 years ago, a medical procedure that paved the way for routine live-donor transplants. More...
  2. 14 holiday health hazards to avoidThu, 27 Nov 2014 10:00:08 GMT
    The holiday season is supposed to be a time for relaxing and celebrating with friends and family. Sorry to be a Grinch, but the most wonderful time of the year can also prove hazardous to your health and safety. More...
  3. Family hears sons heart beat in Vietnam vets chest after life-saving transplantThu, 27 Nov 2014 08:00:49 GMT
    The family of a 21-year-old man who died in March heard his heart beating again after meeting a Vietnam veteran who received it in a life-saving transplant. More...
  4. Ebola vaccine seems safe in first-stage testing, researchers sayWed, 26 Nov 2014 22:44:00 GMT
    According to a study in the New England Journal of Medicine, the vaccine is designed to spur the immune system's production of anti-Ebola antibodies.  More...
  5. Should you worry about ovarian cancer?Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:51:32 GMT
    Diem Brown MTV reality star, cancer warrior and patient advocate was only 34 years old when she died after a long battle with ovarian cancer on November 14. She was first diagnosed at 23 years old, and again in 2012. Her tragic story has put a spotlight on ovarian cancer and raised awareness. More...
  6. Tips for a lighter Thanksgiving feast Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:05:39 GMT
    The average American consumes 4,500 calories on Thanksgiving! Heres how to enjoy your feast and save about 2000 calories: More...
  7. Sierra Leone Ebola burial workers dump bodies in pay protestWed, 26 Nov 2014 17:23:20 GMT
    Burial workers in Sierra Leone have dumped bodies in the street outside a hospital in protest at authorities' failure to pay bonuses for handling Ebola victims. More...
CNN Health
  1. Lifetime dieter feels 'unstoppable'Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:37:50 EST
    Danyeil Durrant was 10 years old when she first began dieting. She had no idea she would be wrestling with her eating habits for the next three decades. More...
  2. How she lost 145 poundsMon, 03 Nov 2014 06:54:33 EST
    One day, Kari Ianuale had had enough. The Nazareth, Pennsylvania, resident was embarrassed to discover that her size 24 pants no longer fit. More...
  3. It's time to get your flu shot!Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:23:56 EDT
    Flu season is about to begin, the CDC says. And health officials have a few updates to their recommendations. More...
  4. Flu shot myths addressedThu, 25 Sep 2014 10:35:35 EDT
    Flu vaccine myths can confuse people trying to decide whether to get a shot. Here are five common myths and, based on information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the truth. More...
  5. Vintage cold and flu adsThu, 25 Sep 2014 10:36:46 EDT
  6. Electrodes in brain to treat Tourette'sMon, 27 Oct 2014 06:39:33 EDT
    A pioneering procedure might be the answer to ending the misery of Tourette's syndrome. More...
Pain Management News
  1. 5 Solutions For Overcoming Chronic Pain Without AnalgesicsWed, 26 Nov 2014 10:35:19 -0600
    Chronic pain can be caused by 5 things. 1. Inflammatory foods, for your genetics 2. Too much excess waste sitting in your colon, left over waste that needs cleared out. 3. Not enough protein of the right kind for your body, too much or the wrong combination of food causing inefficient waste 4. Not enough of the daily minerals and nutrients are absorbed to fight inflammation 5. A genetic marker that tells which supplements your body needs. More...
  2. 4 Reasons Why Text Neck Is Not a Real ProblemTue, 25 Nov 2014 11:30:51 -0600
    Last week, the main stream media went crazy with articles talking about the danger of a new phenomenon called 'Text-Neck' Now this is actually something that chiropractors have been discussing for the past 7 or 8 years when text messaging really took off as a primary form of communication. In the past, I've even fallen to the trap of telling patients that their text messaging posture could cause their neck to go out. After several years of practice under my belt, and taking a look at biomechanical research, I have to say that blaming... More...
  3. Mobile Device Use Connected to Neck TensionMon, 24 Nov 2014 05:44:53 -0600
    Technology can help or harm depending on how we use it. Poor posture when using your phone or mobile device can cause chronic neck tension and spinal issues. More...
  4. The Most Effective Treatment For Lumbar Disc PainWed, 19 Nov 2014 11:23:29 -0600
    When it comes to back pains, the lower back part is always one of the most common parts that many people experience pain when doing something physically extreme. This is most commonly known as lumbar disc pain which occurs due to a number of reasons. Sometimes, the condition comes as a result of years of bad posture. More...
  5. Whiplash AnatomyWed, 12 Nov 2014 10:35:34 -0600
    Whiplash is an injury commonly associated with motor vehicle collisions (MVC) caused by a rapid forward and backward "whipping" of the neck. What varies between each case is the degree of injury and what anatomical parts of the neck are actually injured. Let's take a look at the spine so we can better understand where the pain actually comes from. More...
  6. Lower Back Pain In Children: What You Need To Know About ItWed, 12 Nov 2014 05:59:41 -0600
    While lower back pain is common in adults, it can also happen in children and teens. Common causes of the condition Spondylosis: this is a defect of the joint between vertebral bones. The defect usually comes about as a result of injuries sustained during sporting activities. The defect is common in children and teenagers who tend to hyperextend their backs. For example, the problem is very common with gymnasts. More...