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  1. Girl Devastated She Didn't Wake Up As Nicki Minaj After Wisdom Teeth SurgeryFri, 24 Oct 2014 21:26:59 GMT
    After having her wisdom teeth removed, a woman named Jayci woke up after the procedure absolutely DEVASTATED. Why? Because she wasn't Nicki Minaj . More...
  2. Nova Scotia to ban use of electronic cigarettes in indoor public placesFri, 24 Oct 2014 17:22:40 GMT
    The use of electronic cigarettes would be banned from use in indoor public places under new legislation in Nova Scotia. Health Minister Leo Glavine said Friday the government wants to change the definition of smoke to deal with waterpipes and vapour from e-cigarettes. More...
  3. Oz Doctors In First 'Dead Heart' TransplantFri, 24 Oct 2014 13:23:19 GMT
    The breakthrough technique was carried out by surgeons at St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, who say the technique will increase the number of hearts available for transplant and save up to 30% more lives. For the procedure, the donor heart was not beating for up to 20 minutes before it was resuscitated and successfully transplanted. More...
  4. Analysis: GOP hopes Obama is key to Senate controlFri, 24 Oct 2014 09:27:17 GMT
    Struggling to preserve their Senate majority, Democrats are attacking Republicans over Medicare and Social Security in Louisiana, spending cuts in Arkansas, off-shore jobs in New Hampshire and women's issues in Colorado. Republicans have a one-size fits-all counter-argument. More...
  5. Ex-Boston Mayor Menino suspending cancer treatmentFri, 24 Oct 2014 05:44:59 GMT
    Former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino said Thursday he is suspending treatment for an advanced form of cancer as well as a recently-launched book tour to spend more time with his family and friends. Menino, 71, was diagnosed with cancer about a month after leaving office in January. More...
  6. Actress Pe a's death linked to alcohol abuseFri, 24 Oct 2014 01:58:41 GMT
    The 55-year-old actress' death shocked Hollywood and Pena's fans. She died October 14 in the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. More...
  7. Diet pill study promoted by Dr. Oz retractedThu, 23 Oct 2014 22:02:18 GMT
    Dr. Mehmet Oz has been under fire recently for promoting weight loss products on TV's "The Dr. Oz Show" that aren't backed by a lot of scientific evidence. Now a study supporting one of those products, diet pills made with green coffee bean extract, has been withdrawn by its lead researchers. More...
  8. China spends $1.5 billion pampering petsThu, 23 Oct 2014 17:57:31 GMT
    China has one of the world's lowest birth rates, and a growing number of middle class couples are choosing to lavish their time and money on pets rather than kids. Their busy Shanghai household of four cats and two dogs costs about $600 a month in pet food, litter and baths. More...
Back Pain News
  1. A Philosophy Of LifeThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:10:15 -0500
    A little bit often is a Philosophy of Life worth pursuing. This article explores some examples and encourages you to add to the list. Go for it! More...
  2. The Inconvenient Truth of Gas For Older AdultsFri, 17 Oct 2014 13:05:49 -0500
    There's new meaning to the term "old farts" if you're having trouble with bloating and indigestion. There are several factors contributing to the increased frequency with which older adults might be bothered by gas. More...
  3. Collagen - The Secret To Good Looking SkinFri, 17 Oct 2014 07:52:46 -0500
    Collagen is the most common protein in the body and is found in bone, under the skin, in joints, in hair, in eyes. Unfortunately as we get older our ability to make collagen decreases and by the time we get beyond 50 years we begin to notice thinning skin and pain around the body. Collagen supplementation has been shown to help the body address some of these ailments. More...
  4. Fighting Aging The Healthy Easy WayThu, 16 Oct 2014 08:34:24 -0500
    No single person would hate the idea of staying young forever. However, age eventually catches up with us and there isn't much we can do about it. The truth is that as you age, you are prone to getting fat and out of shape. This is because muscles are lost as age catches up. It is the muscles that keep you strong, toned and shapely. It is therefore understandable why old people are weak and have wrinkles, fine lines and all the signs of aging most of us dread. With muscle breakdown, the skin loses elasticity and this leads to aging signs. More...
  5. You're HOW Old?! - My Secrets to Immortal YouthWed, 15 Oct 2014 11:26:08 -0500
    When I tell people my age, their jaws usually drop to the ground. It's quite a delight to see given of course that I'm female and yes a little vain at times. Every woman wants to hear how youthful she looks. She wants to be admired and appreciated by those around her. She wants to be looked upon as a beautiful goddess at any age. More...
  6. How a Raw Vegan Diet Slows and Even Reverses Aging!Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:50:44 -0500
    The raw vegan diet is a powerful one. It is the diet the human body was designed for and thrives on. Just think about it, all the other animals in the wild eat raw foods. More...
Back Pain News
  1. A Philosophy Of LifeThu, 23 Oct 2014 05:10:15 -0500
    A little bit often is a Philosophy of Life worth pursuing. This article explores some examples and encourages you to add to the list. Go for it! More...
  2. The Inconvenient Truth of Gas For Older AdultsFri, 17 Oct 2014 13:05:49 -0500
    There's new meaning to the term "old farts" if you're having trouble with bloating and indigestion. There are several factors contributing to the increased frequency with which older adults might be bothered by gas. More...
  3. Collagen - The Secret To Good Looking SkinFri, 17 Oct 2014 07:52:46 -0500
    Collagen is the most common protein in the body and is found in bone, under the skin, in joints, in hair, in eyes. Unfortunately as we get older our ability to make collagen decreases and by the time we get beyond 50 years we begin to notice thinning skin and pain around the body. Collagen supplementation has been shown to help the body address some of these ailments. More...
  4. Fighting Aging The Healthy Easy WayThu, 16 Oct 2014 08:34:24 -0500
    No single person would hate the idea of staying young forever. However, age eventually catches up with us and there isn't much we can do about it. The truth is that as you age, you are prone to getting fat and out of shape. This is because muscles are lost as age catches up. It is the muscles that keep you strong, toned and shapely. It is therefore understandable why old people are weak and have wrinkles, fine lines and all the signs of aging most of us dread. With muscle breakdown, the skin loses elasticity and this leads to aging signs. More...
  5. You're HOW Old?! - My Secrets to Immortal YouthWed, 15 Oct 2014 11:26:08 -0500
    When I tell people my age, their jaws usually drop to the ground. It's quite a delight to see given of course that I'm female and yes a little vain at times. Every woman wants to hear how youthful she looks. She wants to be admired and appreciated by those around her. She wants to be looked upon as a beautiful goddess at any age. More...
  6. How a Raw Vegan Diet Slows and Even Reverses Aging!Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:50:44 -0500
    The raw vegan diet is a powerful one. It is the diet the human body was designed for and thrives on. Just think about it, all the other animals in the wild eat raw foods. More...
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Health News
  1. New York, New Jersey order Ebola quarantinesSat, 25 Oct 2014 09:00:39 GMT
    Both New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday they are ordering a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all doctors and travelers who have had contact with Ebola victims in the ravaged countries of West Africa. More...
  2. Patient at New York City hospital tests positive for EbolaSat, 25 Oct 2014 02:15:14 GMT
    A health care worker who recently returned from West Africa is being tested at a New York City hospital for possible Ebola, officials said. More...
  3. Cuomo, Christie say they will require Ebola quarantinesFri, 24 Oct 2014 21:46:40 GMT
    The governors of New Jersey and New York said Friday they are ordering a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all doctors and other travelers who have had contact with Ebola victims in West Africa. More...
  4. 3-year-old one-armed golfer amazes with 100-yard drivesFri, 24 Oct 2014 19:14:48 GMT
    The most amazing golfer in Florida these days isnt Tiger Woods or Rory McIlroy. More...
  5. Quadruplet mom-to-be recovering after emergency surgery Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:45:36 GMT
    A Utah mother expecting quadruplets is back recovering in her home state Friday, after being flown to California for emergency surgery on one set of twins. More...
  6. Report: Only 6 percent of US hospitals feel prepared for Ebola patientsFri, 24 Oct 2014 18:04:57 GMT
    Only 6 percent of U.S. hospitals say theyre well-prepared to receive a patient with Ebola, according to a survey of infection prevention experts. More...
  7. WHO says Ebola vaccine plans accelerating as trials advanceFri, 24 Oct 2014 17:23:53 GMT
    Trials of Ebola vaccines could begin in West Africa in December, a month earlier than expected, and hundreds of thousands of doses should be available for use by the middle of next year, the World Health Organization said on Friday. More...
CNN Health
  1. 50 pounds lost for 50th reunionMon, 20 Oct 2014 07:14:46 EDT
    In January, Carol Highsmith, 68, began a journey of threes. She had three milestones of 50 that she planned to reach by following three simple rules: More...
  2. How rabbi lost 100 poundsMon, 13 Oct 2014 08:20:47 EDT
    Rabbi Pesach Sommer lost 100 pounds after a doctor told him he had type 2 diabetes. 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. New link between coffee and DNATue, 07 Oct 2014 14:12:13 EDT
    You can blame that third cup of Joe on your genes. More...
Pain Management News
  1. Bone Injuries? Go to the Orthopedic SurgeonsMon, 20 Oct 2014 15:52:20 -0500
    Orthopedic surgeons are the experts you want to see for bone and joint issues. They generally work in a large complex with other doctors in their field who specialize in different areas, which makes your life way simpler! More...
  2. Intestinal Cramps - Crucial Aspects To ConsiderWed, 15 Oct 2014 10:45:16 -0500
    Intestine is the route for human waste.The intestinal cramps mainly occur due to some sort of abnormality in functions that are taking place inside the human body on daily basis. More...
  3. Types of Knee BracesFri, 10 Oct 2014 13:10:37 -0500
    I hope you never have to suffer from knee pain, whether it is mild or severe. But if you are in this situation, this article is for you. It provides information on the different types of knee braces available on the market. More...
  4. Sciatica Treatment: All You Need to KnowThu, 09 Oct 2014 08:04:00 -0500
    Sciatica is a symptom characterized by consistent escalating pain on one side of the buttock, lower back, or leg; numbness, weakness, or difficulty moving the foot or leg; or a sharp shooting pain that may make it difficult to walk, turn or even stand up. The following are a few popular sciatica treatment options. More...
  5. How to Ease Sonographer's PainSat, 04 Oct 2014 09:03:11 -0500
    Though it would be nice if sonographers were never injured on the job, the reality is that a large percentage experience muscle injuries, inflammation of the tendons and nerve entrapment syndrome. Many of the injuries are due to activities like completing excessive scanning while maintaining a static work posture, assisting patients, and holding transducers for long periods of time in a tight grip. More...
  6. Magnetic Therapy Benefits of HealthFri, 03 Oct 2014 14:38:09 -0500
    Magnetic jewelry has been around for a long time. Magnetic therapy can be very therapeutic and stylish at the same time. It has been argued that magnets can help with pains in the body. Magnetic therapy is considered by experts as an alternative to medicines and other treatments. Magnetic jewelry and therapy are great alternatives to drugs and other medical options. More...