About Ourtown Own A Town Sign In
Health News
There was a problem parsing the feed. Please try again later.
Back Pain News
  1. The Long And The Short of Living Longer, BetterFri, 27 May 2016 12:31:31 -0500
    Take a Long-Term View - Always having something to look forward to is one of the recognised ways of adding years to our lives. And no one can rule what that something is. Sometimes, however, short-term views can get in the way of a long-term ones that can hinder living a longer, better life. More...
  2. Botox, Filler and Various Anti-Ageing Treatments to Treat Wrinkles, Sagging and Fine LinesWed, 25 May 2016 08:57:06 -0500
    Getting older is inevitable and it's something we all must face. As the years go by, various changes take place and we notice fine lines and wrinkles and sagging of the skin around the eyes, mouth and chin. Also the muscles in our face begin to lose their tone and skin becomes less firm, causing the face to lose definition. With the help of the right cosmetic procedures you'll be able to turn back the clock, making it possible to fight the signs ageing. More...
  3. Epigenetics And Exercise: How Genes Take Shape To Change Your DNA One Workout At A TimeTue, 24 May 2016 12:47:43 -0500
    Are you ready for a DNA make-over that's guaranteed to help you get slimmer, stronger, happier and overall in great shape? It's called Epigentics, a cutting-edge new science that studies how our gene expression is influenced and changed by a whole host of factors-from diet, exercise, and mindfulness practices such as yoga and meditation - to environmental factors and lifestyle modifications as well. More...
  4. Learning Something New Could Stave Off Alzheimer'sTue, 24 May 2016 06:42:10 -0500
    Last night we watched a program in which Angela Rippon investigated whether she had inherited the genes responsible for Alzheimer's, as her mother and possibly her father had suffered from it. Luckily she appeared not to have inherited it to her great relief. More...
  5. Anti Ageing Treatments ExplainedMon, 23 May 2016 07:00:05 -0500
    A guide to popular anti ageing treatments. From botox to peels. More...
  6. Your Age And Your SkinThu, 19 May 2016 14:20:08 -0500
    A guide to the visible changes in your skin throughout your life. Steps you can take to prevent premature ageing. More...
Back Pain News
  1. The Long And The Short of Living Longer, BetterFri, 27 May 2016 12:31:31 -0500
    Take a Long-Term View - Always having something to look forward to is one of the recognised ways of adding years to our lives. And no one can rule what that something is. Sometimes, however, short-term views can get in the way of a long-term ones that can hinder living a longer, better life. More...
  2. Botox, Filler and Various Anti-Ageing Treatments to Treat Wrinkles, Sagging and Fine LinesWed, 25 May 2016 08:57:06 -0500
    Getting older is inevitable and it's something we all must face. As the years go by, various changes take place and we notice fine lines and wrinkles and sagging of the skin around the eyes, mouth and chin. Also the muscles in our face begin to lose their tone and skin becomes less firm, causing the face to lose definition. With the help of the right cosmetic procedures you'll be able to turn back the clock, making it possible to fight the signs ageing. More...
  3. Epigenetics And Exercise: How Genes Take Shape To Change Your DNA One Workout At A TimeTue, 24 May 2016 12:47:43 -0500
    Are you ready for a DNA make-over that's guaranteed to help you get slimmer, stronger, happier and overall in great shape? It's called Epigentics, a cutting-edge new science that studies how our gene expression is influenced and changed by a whole host of factors-from diet, exercise, and mindfulness practices such as yoga and meditation - to environmental factors and lifestyle modifications as well. More...
  4. Learning Something New Could Stave Off Alzheimer'sTue, 24 May 2016 06:42:10 -0500
    Last night we watched a program in which Angela Rippon investigated whether she had inherited the genes responsible for Alzheimer's, as her mother and possibly her father had suffered from it. Luckily she appeared not to have inherited it to her great relief. More...
  5. Anti Ageing Treatments ExplainedMon, 23 May 2016 07:00:05 -0500
    A guide to popular anti ageing treatments. From botox to peels. More...
  6. Your Age And Your SkinThu, 19 May 2016 14:20:08 -0500
    A guide to the visible changes in your skin throughout your life. Steps you can take to prevent premature ageing. More...
Advertisements
Health News
  1. Can laser hair removal cause cancer?Sun, 29 May 2016 11:00:00 GMT
    Q&A with Dr. Manny: I've been thinking about getting laser hair removal for my bikini line, but I'm a little worried about the radiation that's involved. Is there any kind of link between laser hair removal and cancer? More...
  2. 13 ways to improve recovery after a C-sectionSun, 29 May 2016 09:00:00 GMT
    Most moms arent thrilled with the idea of having a cesarean section because lets face it its serious surgery that carries a laundry list of risks. More...
  3. 4 things that could cut the cancer death rate in halfSat, 28 May 2016 11:00:00 GMT
    If youve ever doubted that a few healthy lifestyle changes can actually lower your risk of cancer, well, think again. More...
  4. 5 foods that may increase your cancer riskSat, 28 May 2016 11:00:00 GMT
    If you feel like the odds of getting cancer are higher than those of avoiding it, youre not alone. More...
  5. WHO rejects calls for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus outbreakSat, 28 May 2016 09:25:00 GMT
    Health officials have dismissed calls for this summer's Rio Olympics to be postponed or moved over the Zika crisis. More...
  6. High school under fire for refusing to allow cancer survivor to sit with graduating classSat, 28 May 2016 05:38:00 GMT
    An Arizona high school has come under fire after denying a cancer survivors request to sit with his graduation class Thursday after he worked to keep up with classes through treatment. More...
  7. Health experts urge WHO to consider moving Rio OlympicsSat, 28 May 2016 04:15:00 GMT
    Health experts on Friday urged the World Health Organization to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved because of the Zika outbreak. More...
CNN Health
  1. Memorial Day weekend traffic could be deadlyFri, 27 May 2016 15:55:12 EDT
    Travelers, beware: More people drive in the summer and when the economy is good, and more drivers means more driving fatalities. More...
  2. Many sunscreens contain lower SPF than labels claim, study findsFri, 27 May 2016 11:35:28 EDT
    Nearly half of sunscreen products in the United States do not live up to the SPF claim on their bottles, according to a new study. More...
  3. Tricks for treating your sunburnFri, 27 May 2016 11:36:00 EDT
    Of course you understand the importance of sunscreen, but sometimes, no matter how diligent you were with reapplying, you still end up getting too much sun. While the damage of a sunburn can't be undone (sadly), there are things you can do to speed up the healing process and soothe your red, inflamed skin. We asked Joshua Zeichner, MD, director of cosmetic and clinical research in the department of dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, about the best way to feel better fast.Sponsored: Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this. More...
  4. Pool party? Check the health inspection before diving in Fri, 27 May 2016 11:34:40 EDT
    Nothing feels quite like jumping into cool water on a hot summer day -- but before you do your best belly flop, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that you check the last time that public swimming pool was inspected. You may be diving into a pool of public health violations. More...
  5. Doctors, professors: Postpone or move OlympicsFri, 27 May 2016 20:12:03 EDT
    The summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should be postponed or moved "in the name of public health" due to the widening Zika outbreak in Brazil, more than 100 prominent doctors and professors said Friday in an open letter to the World Health Organization. More...
  6. The latest on Zika and the OlympicsFri, 27 May 2016 16:58:08 EDT
    All eyes are on Rio and its Zika-carrying mosquitoes as the countdown to the 2016 Olympics continues. Here is the latest on how the battle against the Zika virus is being won or lost and how that effort is affecting athletes, visitors and the success of the Games. More...
Pain Management News
  1. Pain Management After Plastic SurgeryThu, 26 May 2016 15:35:15 -0500
    Pain management is a must after any surgery, it helps in the healing. And when it comes to plastic surgery, there isn't any difference with the importance of pain management. More...
  2. Occupational And Physical Therapy Have Many Benefits That Ease PainWed, 25 May 2016 09:06:33 -0500
    When chronic pain keeps you from your daily activities like going to work and participating with family and friends, occupational or physical therapy can be a help. They will help ease the pain and stiffness that comes with chronic pain and teach you how to work around that discomfort so that you can have a normal life. More...
  3. Text Neck and the Heads Down GenerationMon, 16 May 2016 13:43:56 -0500
    We've all heard of the "disposable thumb" theory, but are our mobile devices putting major body parts in danger too? This article investigates... More...
  4. Topical Pain Relievers Work GreatFri, 13 May 2016 06:32:05 -0500
    Pain is difficult to bear. Often the pain becomes unbearable. The painkillers remove the pain from the body. Use of topical pain relievers is best because they do not have any such side effects on the body. More...
  5. A Pain Center May Have The Relief You Need From MigrainesWed, 11 May 2016 15:40:53 -0500
    Migraines can stop a person from living life temporarily and there are things that can be done at home to help ease them. But when a person has migraines constantly, seeking help from a pain center may be the best solution to help. More...
  6. What Is Fibromyalgia Pain Syndrome?Tue, 10 May 2016 14:10:19 -0500
    Fibromyalgia pain syndrome can be very painful and detrimental to a person's life in many ways. The cascading effects of this syndrome can become overwhelming to the one who is suffering as well as loved ones in the person's life. Many people tend to give up and succumb to the symptoms which only become worse with inactivity. Massage therapy can assist in this painful syndrome and decrease pain and suffering by getting to the root of the problem. A knowledgeable massage therapist can perform an assessment and develop a plan of care that will make life worth living again, increase function, and control the symptoms of this condition. There is light at the end of the tunnel and hope for a more comfortable and enjoyable life. More...