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  1. Nation-Now 14 mins ago 11:37 a.m.2nd Texas man infected with flesh-eating bacteriaSun, 26 Jun 2016 03:36:44 GMT
    For the second time in two weeks, a Texas man has been hospitalized with a flesh-eating bacterial infection after spending a day at the beach with his family. Adrian Ruiz, 42, of Buda, Texas, and his family went on a Father's Day getaway to Port Aransas, Texas, near Corpus Christi. More...
  2. Accounts will help people with disabilities save for futureSat, 25 Jun 2016 22:55:30 GMT
    Like many parents of children with disabilities, Richard and Carol Dean of Columbia have to perform a juggling act to take care of their daughters' finances. They keep close tabs to make sure Jill, 33, and Amanda, 39, never have more than $2,000 in their bank accounts. More...
  3. Business HighlightsSat, 25 Jun 2016 18:26:37 GMT
    The U.K.'s unprecedented decision to leave the European Union sent shockwaves through the country and around the world Friday, rocking financial markets, toppling Prime Minister David Cameron and even threatening the ties that bind the United Kingdom. Britons absorbed the overwhelming realization that their anti-establishment vote has pushed the British economy into treacherous and uncertain territory and sparked a profound crisis for a bloc founded to unify Europe after the devastation of World War II. More...
  4. In this Tuesday, June 7, 2016, photo, Stephanie Rodenberg-Lewis holds ...Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:19:26 GMT
    In this Tuesday, June 7, 2016, photo, Stephanie Rodenberg-Lewis holds her Animas Corp. insulin pump at her home in Katy, Texas. Her insurance company, UnitedHealth Group Inc., has made a deal with device maker Medtronic that will slash options for diabetics who use the wearable pumps which cost thousands of dollars. More...
  5. Democrats approved platform draft with Sanders' imprintSat, 25 Jun 2016 10:17:15 GMT
    Democrats approved a draft of the party platform early Saturday that includes steps to break up large Wall Street banks, advocates for a $15 an hour wage and urges the abolition of the death penalty, reflecting the influence of Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign. Supporters of presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton defeated measures pushed by Sanders' allies that would have promoted a Medicare-for-all single-payer health care system, a carbon tax to address climate change and impose a moratorium on hydraulic fracking. More...
  6. WHO weighs emergency measures for yellow fever vaccineSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:13:37 GMT
    In Angola, the worst outbreak of yellow fever in three decades may result in a vaccine shortage. If this happens, fractional dosing -- giving one-fifth the standard amount of vaccine -- could be used to control an outbreak of the viral hemorrhagic disease, according to a group of experts convened by the World Health Organization. More...
  7. Jobs caused breast cancerSat, 25 Jun 2016 01:36:54 GMT
    The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled in favour of three British Columbia medical workers who argued they developed breast cancer as a result of their jobs, where they used known carcinogenic chemicals. Katrina Hammer, Patricia Schmidt and Anne MacFarlane, who worked at Mission Memorial Hospital, were among seven women at the lab who developed breast cancer. More...
  8. Oscar-nominated documentarian Liz Garbus makes a music videoFri, 24 Jun 2016 21:18:56 GMT
    In this Feb. 8, 2016 file photo, Liz Garbus poses for a portrait at the 88th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon in Beverly Hills, Calif. More...
Back Pain News
  1. Reverse Aging Naturally With One Simple StepThu, 23 Jun 2016 08:38:59 -0500
    Even though we lived in a highly advanced world, a lot of people still deal with health problems such as premature aging. Environmental pollution, chemicals and poor diet are causing people to age more quickly. Apart from physical signs of aging such as wrinkles and sagging skin, some people suffer from internal problems as well. When the body starts to age prematurely, it can lead to a lot of diseases and even early death. More...
  2. The Top Five Treatments to Try in Time for SpringWed, 22 Jun 2016 12:28:07 -0500
    1. Ellanse Liquid Facelift - These days, we no longer have to resort to expensive plastic surgery to turn back the clock. According to Dermatology and Cosmetology Specialist, today with the introduction of lasers and IPL machines, our overall attitude has shifted with regards to aging as well as the vast improvements in injectables, namely Botox and dermal fillers, has enabled treatments that boost and lift facial areas minus surgery. More...
  3. Botox Treatment For Anti-Ageing - Treating Fine Lines, Wrinkles and Forehead CreasesWed, 22 Jun 2016 10:49:42 -0500
    Getting older is inevitable and it's something we must all face. Little imperfections affect the way we see ourselves and it's on the face where ageing shows up the most. As the years pass, many changes take place on the skin, and wrinkles, lines and other flaws can have a big impact on our life. The changes start small but over time, get worse. Nowadays, the range of cosmetic treatment options available makes it possible to fight the signs of ageing. Non-invasive treatments like Botox can give an incredibly natural result, reducing deeper wrinkles dramatically. More...
  4. Importance of Ingredients Present in Anti-Aging Wrinkle CreamsWed, 22 Jun 2016 09:10:52 -0500
    Ingredients are always considered to be an essential part of every preparation whether it is your favorite dish or an anti-aging cream. One of the most common problems among women which come up with the growing age is wrinkles. More...
  5. Every Season Can Affect The Condition & Appearance of The Skin & Can Be Corrected With BotoxWed, 15 Jun 2016 07:39:19 -0500
    Keeping skin healthy takes year-round maintenance, as the changing seasons wreak havoc with it. Whatever the time year it is, you have to pay attention to what your skin is telling you. Going from Spring to Summer to Autumn and Winter can dramatically affect the look and feel of your skin in many ways, so make sure to keep the seasons in mind when dealing with your skin. More...
  6. More On Living Longer BetterWed, 08 Jun 2016 15:57:07 -0500
    Ways to add years to life and life to those years is always changing. This article proposes two extra ways. More...
Back Pain News
  1. Reverse Aging Naturally With One Simple StepThu, 23 Jun 2016 08:38:59 -0500
    Even though we lived in a highly advanced world, a lot of people still deal with health problems such as premature aging. Environmental pollution, chemicals and poor diet are causing people to age more quickly. Apart from physical signs of aging such as wrinkles and sagging skin, some people suffer from internal problems as well. When the body starts to age prematurely, it can lead to a lot of diseases and even early death. More...
  2. The Top Five Treatments to Try in Time for SpringWed, 22 Jun 2016 12:28:07 -0500
    1. Ellanse Liquid Facelift - These days, we no longer have to resort to expensive plastic surgery to turn back the clock. According to Dermatology and Cosmetology Specialist, today with the introduction of lasers and IPL machines, our overall attitude has shifted with regards to aging as well as the vast improvements in injectables, namely Botox and dermal fillers, has enabled treatments that boost and lift facial areas minus surgery. More...
  3. Botox Treatment For Anti-Ageing - Treating Fine Lines, Wrinkles and Forehead CreasesWed, 22 Jun 2016 10:49:42 -0500
    Getting older is inevitable and it's something we must all face. Little imperfections affect the way we see ourselves and it's on the face where ageing shows up the most. As the years pass, many changes take place on the skin, and wrinkles, lines and other flaws can have a big impact on our life. The changes start small but over time, get worse. Nowadays, the range of cosmetic treatment options available makes it possible to fight the signs of ageing. Non-invasive treatments like Botox can give an incredibly natural result, reducing deeper wrinkles dramatically. More...
  4. Importance of Ingredients Present in Anti-Aging Wrinkle CreamsWed, 22 Jun 2016 09:10:52 -0500
    Ingredients are always considered to be an essential part of every preparation whether it is your favorite dish or an anti-aging cream. One of the most common problems among women which come up with the growing age is wrinkles. More...
  5. Every Season Can Affect The Condition & Appearance of The Skin & Can Be Corrected With BotoxWed, 15 Jun 2016 07:39:19 -0500
    Keeping skin healthy takes year-round maintenance, as the changing seasons wreak havoc with it. Whatever the time year it is, you have to pay attention to what your skin is telling you. Going from Spring to Summer to Autumn and Winter can dramatically affect the look and feel of your skin in many ways, so make sure to keep the seasons in mind when dealing with your skin. More...
  6. More On Living Longer BetterWed, 08 Jun 2016 15:57:07 -0500
    Ways to add years to life and life to those years is always changing. This article proposes two extra ways. More...
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Health News
  1. 6 exercise excuses moms make -- solvedSun, 26 Jun 2016 10:00:00 GMT
    Whether you're a working mom or a stay-at-home mom, have babies or big kids, your life is filled with so many responsibilities that every day feels like youre already running a marathon. More...
  2. Try These Fertility BoostersSat, 25 Jun 2016 22:28:38 GMT
    Health news from AskDrManny Getting pregnant isn't always easy, but there are ways to give yourself a fertility boost when trying to conceive. I recently spoke with Dr. Pina LoGuidice from InnerSource Health on Long Island, N.Y. It's important to become healthy the year before attempting to conceive. Don't worry if it doesn't happen right away -- six to eight months is [] The post Try These Fertility Boosters appeared first on AskDrManny. More...
  3. 8 tips for grilling safelySat, 25 Jun 2016 10:00:00 GMT
    Every year, the arrival of summer marks the unofficial beginning of grilling season. More...
  4. Should you ice a sprained ankle?Sat, 25 Jun 2016 09:00:00 GMT
    If you've ever suffered a sprain, you're no doubt familiar with RICEwhich stands forrest, ice, compression, and elevation. More...
  5. Doctors use 3-D printed kidney to help save woman's organFri, 24 Jun 2016 18:46:00 GMT
    A team of doctors and scientists used a 3-D printed kidney to help save a patients organ during a complicated tumor-removal operation. More...
  6. Flint children's blood lead levels rose in water crisis, US officials sayFri, 24 Jun 2016 15:14:00 GMT
    Federal health officials on Friday confirmed that the blood lead levels of children in Flint, Michigan, rose after the city switched to the Flint River as the source of its drinking water, exposing residents to dangerously high contamination. More...
  7. Dr. Manny: Report on fatal medical errors highlights need for more transparencyFri, 24 Jun 2016 14:55:00 GMT
    In early May, a report was published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) declaring that medical errors are the third leading cause of death among Americans. More...
CNN Health
  1. Bike versus train: A classic showdownFri, 24 Jun 2016 12:35:27 GMT
    One of the oldest organized bicycle races in North America competes with a steam train that runs between Durango and Silverton, Colorado. More...
  2. Fit Nation: Iron Horse ClassicFri, 24 Jun 2016 10:27:09 GMT
    The Iron Horse Bicycle Classic has pitted bike against train since 1972. More...
  3. Get on board: The new four-wheeled sport for everyoneFri, 27 May 2016 10:07:30 GMT
    What is a race? More...
  4. Skiing + man's best friend = skijoring, with loveFri, 22 Apr 2016 14:17:57 GMT
    Few sports start with picking the right life partner. But skijoring -- cross-country skiing aided by an additional conveyance, often a dog -- is one. More...
  5. Face to face with a mass gunmanFri, 24 Jun 2016 13:36:20 GMT
    Six rapid shots from a rifle -- Santa Monica Police Officer Robert Sparks, a former SWAT officer, knew the sound instantly. More...
  6. Triple amputee doctor: Disability doesn't define youWed, 22 Jun 2016 22:23:16 GMT
    If you had asked me 20 years ago where I would be, I never would have imagined I would be a physician working at UCLA Health, one of the best medical centers in the country. For over 25 years, my physical disability threatened to define who I was and what others thought I could become. More...
Pain Management News
  1. Why Ayurveda Is Good For Back PainThu, 16 Jun 2016 13:51:27 -0500
    Back pain is a typical pain disorder among people today. The chronic condition is characterized by continuous dull or sharp pain usually on the lower part of the back. The pain can lead to tingling sensation, burning and stiffness down the buttocks and legs sometimes with numbness or pain. There are various factors that can cause the pain, including obesity, spinal cord infection, sedentary like, lack or incorrect exercises and sciatica. More...
  2. Ayurvedic Tips For Back PainThu, 16 Jun 2016 13:50:26 -0500
    Ayurveda is a healing system that offers remarkable results with different conditions. Back pain is among the conditions that you can manage using simple, safe and effective Ayurveda solutions. It is a common health issue and the worst thing about it is that it can be chronic. Ayurvedic back pain treatment touches on the root cause of the problem thus offering you relief and keeping future recurrences on the low. Incorporating a few ayurvedic tips can help you get rid of the pain. More...
  3. Ayurvedic Remedies For Chronic PainThu, 16 Jun 2016 13:34:00 -0500
    Chronic pain is a common issue today and it can affect the shoulders, back and neck. Some people experience repetitive stress injury, osteoarthritis, migraines and fibromyalgia. Unfortunately, not all pain control methods are as effective. Considering the effects pain can have on the overall mood and sleep and life in general, there is still a need to ensure that you get the right treatment. Ayurveda eliminates the belief that you can actually live with some types of pain. It is a treatment system that gets to the root of the pain in the most natural and safest way possible, offering long term relief. More...
  4. Neck Pain And Its CureThu, 16 Jun 2016 13:33:20 -0500
    The neck supports the head weight and is made of vertebrae which extend from the skull down to upper torso. It has cervical disks that work in absorbing shock between bones. It is the muscles, ligaments and bones that support the head allowing motion. In the presence of any abnormalities, the neck is left vulnerable to conditions and injuries that restrict motion and cause pain as well as stiffness. Even though in most cases neck pain is never a serious condition and will go away after a few days, severe pain can be an indication of a serious illness or injury and medical care is advised. There are a number of factors that can lead to neck pain and they include the following. More...
  5. Acute Pain or Chronic Pain: The Difference and How They Should Be TreatedThu, 09 Jun 2016 08:45:48 -0500
    Acute pain and chronic pain are not the same and should be treated accordingly. Whereas one is temporary and will go away in short time, the other is long lasting and sometimes even permanent. More...
  6. A Pain Management Center Will Offer Varieties Of Help For Chronic Pain PatientsWed, 08 Jun 2016 15:06:14 -0500
    Those who suffer from chronic pain need more than just medication to help ease that pain. They can refer to a pain management center for help that will offer more than medication treatment. More...