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  1. Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of Virginia special agentSat, 27 May 2017 23:10:21 GMT
    A suspect has been taken into custody following an overnight manhunt in the fatal shooting of a Virginia State Police special agent, authorities said Saturday. Virginia State Police said in an emailed statement that Travis A. Ball of Richmond is being held without bond on charges that include malicious wounding and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. More...
  2. The Latest: G-7 ask internet providers to aid terror fightSat, 27 May 2017 14:34:48 GMT
    Climate change promises to be... . Activists wearing the masks of the seven leaders of G7, from left, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni, British Prime Min... . More...
  3. Medical spa opens in New FairfieldSat, 27 May 2017 10:10:28 GMT
    Brittney Bernardini stands in her new spa Liv Aesthetics on Route 39 in New Fairfield, Conn., on Friday, May 26, 2017. Brittney Bernardini stands in her new spa Liv Aesthetics on Route 39 in New Fairfield, Conn., on Friday, May 26, 2017. More...
  4. House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. speaks at a news conference on...Sat, 27 May 2017 06:03:32 GMT
    House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 25, 2017. More...
  5. Light Lunch: Studenta s service dog gets own headshot in class yearbookSat, 27 May 2017 01:52:13 GMT
    A Virginia high school student who attends school with a service dog found himself side-by-side with his canine in the school's yearbook photos. Andrew Schalk has Type 1 diabetes and uses his dog, Alpha, to alert him when his blood sugar levels are off. More...
  6. S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malariaFri, 26 May 2017 21:07:47 GMT
    South Korea will allow a civic group to contact North Korea over help in fighting malaria, the first government approval on cross-border civilian exchanges since North Korea's fourth nuclear test in January 2016, officials said Friday. The announcement is a sign that the liberal government led by new President Moon Jae-in is trying to restart stalled civilian aid and exchange programs as a way to improve strained ties with the rival North. More...
  7. Germany wants kids to inform authorities if their parents can't prove they vaccinated themFri, 26 May 2017 16:16:38 GMT
    The German government wants kindergartens to inform authorities if parents fail to prove they have attended a doctors' consultation on child vaccinations. The measure is part of a government effort to improve vaccination rates in the country. More...
  8. Report: More Americans with Alzheimer's are dying at homeFri, 26 May 2017 11:21:26 GMT
    The Alzheimer's death rate has risen nearly 80 percent since 1999 and the disease is the nation's sixth leading cause of death. NEW YORK>> One in 4 Alzheimer's deaths in the United States are now occurring at home - a startling increase that marks a shift away from hospitals and nursing homes, according to a report released today. More...
Back Pain News
  1. Top Cosmetic Treatments For Anti-AgingFri, 26 May 2017 08:44:29 -0500
    Skin aging is a perplexing biological process triggered by a number of inherent and acquired factors. It's a relatively unknown fact that skin is a body organ, and that too the largest and the most visible one.As we get older, our skin is one of the first facets that gives away our age. More...
  2. The Pains of Growing OldThu, 25 May 2017 10:13:51 -0500
    Osteoporosis can be disruptive. But it isn't impossible to manage. Here are a few steps you can do to manage Osteoporosis. More...
  3. Do Old Farts Fart More?Thu, 25 May 2017 07:08:40 -0500
    Everyone does it but we don't like talking about it. Fart, that is. While we might come up with euphemisms such as 'breaking wind' or 'fluffing', fart for some reasons is avoided. This article uses the 'no-no' and provides an explanation of this real-life event. More...
  4. Acheive Younger Looking Skin With Laser Skin Rejuvenation TreatmentWed, 24 May 2017 11:15:01 -0500
    Our skin goes through a lot over the years, sun damage, acne scars, and general ageing. But there is a way to restore our skin back to its former glory with laser skin resurfacing. This treatment will remove damaged layers of skin, leaving skin looking younger and healthier. More...
  5. Some Common Healthy Activities to Slow AgingThu, 18 May 2017 08:03:37 -0500
    Safe habits to prolong life include proper nutrition, a diet rich in fiber, and low in animal fat, sugar and refined foods. Certain aging theories suggest a possible role of vitamin E and C and foods rich in nucleic acids as another nutritional aspect of long and healthy living. However, some of the ideas of the eastern world such as yogic breathing for vigor and vitality, postures to keep youthful body flexibility, and the effect of mind on our health and performance, are very important for healthy and youthful living. More...
  6. What Oldies Can Teach UsTue, 16 May 2017 21:22:38 -0500
    There are some things that only growing old can deliver. Experience, knowledge, and wisdom should be three of those. This article presents some evidence to support the claim that wisdom and experience are gained through aging. More...
Back Pain News
  1. Top Cosmetic Treatments For Anti-AgingFri, 26 May 2017 08:44:29 -0500
    Skin aging is a perplexing biological process triggered by a number of inherent and acquired factors. It's a relatively unknown fact that skin is a body organ, and that too the largest and the most visible one.As we get older, our skin is one of the first facets that gives away our age. More...
  2. The Pains of Growing OldThu, 25 May 2017 10:13:51 -0500
    Osteoporosis can be disruptive. But it isn't impossible to manage. Here are a few steps you can do to manage Osteoporosis. More...
  3. Do Old Farts Fart More?Thu, 25 May 2017 07:08:40 -0500
    Everyone does it but we don't like talking about it. Fart, that is. While we might come up with euphemisms such as 'breaking wind' or 'fluffing', fart for some reasons is avoided. This article uses the 'no-no' and provides an explanation of this real-life event. More...
  4. Acheive Younger Looking Skin With Laser Skin Rejuvenation TreatmentWed, 24 May 2017 11:15:01 -0500
    Our skin goes through a lot over the years, sun damage, acne scars, and general ageing. But there is a way to restore our skin back to its former glory with laser skin resurfacing. This treatment will remove damaged layers of skin, leaving skin looking younger and healthier. More...
  5. Some Common Healthy Activities to Slow AgingThu, 18 May 2017 08:03:37 -0500
    Safe habits to prolong life include proper nutrition, a diet rich in fiber, and low in animal fat, sugar and refined foods. Certain aging theories suggest a possible role of vitamin E and C and foods rich in nucleic acids as another nutritional aspect of long and healthy living. However, some of the ideas of the eastern world such as yogic breathing for vigor and vitality, postures to keep youthful body flexibility, and the effect of mind on our health and performance, are very important for healthy and youthful living. More...
  6. What Oldies Can Teach UsTue, 16 May 2017 21:22:38 -0500
    There are some things that only growing old can deliver. Experience, knowledge, and wisdom should be three of those. This article presents some evidence to support the claim that wisdom and experience are gained through aging. More...
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Health News
  1. Ebola outbreak in Central Africa, officials scramble to control virus' spreadFri, 26 May 2017 19:02:00 GMT
    While only two of the 43 cases in the DRC have been positively confirmed in a laboratory to be Ebola, experts at the World Health Organization and the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention are closely monitoring the situation, and teams are already in the isolated region in an attempt to contain the outbreak. More...
  2. Keep the baby food diet for babiesFri, 26 May 2017 17:04:00 GMT
    A lot of people have asked me about developing a weight loss plan that revolves around baby food. More...
  3. Mom's rash leads to rare breast cancer diagnosisFri, 26 May 2017 15:52:00 GMT
    A Georgia mother who noticed what she thought were colored freckles on her chest wants others to be aware of the often overlooked symptoms of breast cancer. More...
  4. Teen takes dying grandmother to school promFri, 26 May 2017 14:57:00 GMT
    A high school juniors date was the talk of the prom last week after he decided to take his 92-year-old terminally ill grandmother to the dance. More...
  5. Tainted nacho cheese: Why botulism is so deadly Fri, 26 May 2017 14:50:00 GMT
    A botulism outbreak has killed one man and sickened nine other people who ate nacho cheese sauce contaminated with the toxic bacterial protein. More...
  6. Army veteran, cancer survivor granddaughter gifted new home after devastating house fireFri, 26 May 2017 14:15:00 GMT
    Eight months after a devastating fire destroyed an Army veterans house, he and his cancer survivor granddaughter have a place to call home again thanks to generous donations from a local Maryland home improvement company. More...
  7. Student's service dog gets own headshot in class yearbookFri, 26 May 2017 12:58:00 GMT
    A Virginia high school student who attends school with a service dog found himself side-by-side with his canine in the school's yearbook photos. More...
CNN Health
  1. What is botulism, and how does it kill?Thu, 25 May 2017 20:02:06 GMT
  2. 1 dead and 9 hospitalized with botulism after eating nacho cheese sauceThu, 25 May 2017 21:02:31 GMT
    One person is dead and nine others were hospitalized after they contracted botulism from eating contaminated nacho cheese sauce at a gas station outside of Sacramento, California, state and local officials said. More...
  3. Home-canned potatoes to blame for botulism outbreak Thu, 25 May 2017 19:40:42 GMT
    Local and state health officials say potato salad made with home-canned potatoes is to blame for the more than 20 cases of botulism in Lancaster, Ohio, last week. All of those who are sick ate at a potluck dinner at Cross Pointe Free Will Baptist Church on April 19. More...
  4. Botulism outbreak suspected at federal prisonThu, 16 Jun 2016 21:46:30 GMT
    Botulism is believed to be the cause of an outbreak of severe illness that has affected 20 inmates at a federal prison in Mississippi, the Federal Bureau of Prisons said Thursday. More than a dozen inmates remain hospitalized. Test results for the toxin are pending. Investigators believe the inmates became ill as a result of drinking homemade alcohol. More...
  5. They tried for 17 years to have a baby. Now they have sextupletsFri, 26 May 2017 14:03:35 GMT
    Sextuplets are very rare. Nearly four million babies were born in the US. The number of quintuplets or higher? Only 24. More...
  6. Girl grabbed by sea lion is getting meds to avoid disease Fri, 26 May 2017 21:38:29 GMT
    The girl pulled in the harbor by a sea lion in a heart-stopping viral video is on antibiotics to avoid contracting a dangerous bacterial disease from the sea lion's mouth. More...
Pain Management News
  1. Three Minutes a Day to a Better LifeMon, 22 May 2017 15:16:49 -0500
    Whole Body Cryotherapy is a practice of exposing your body to sub zero temperatures ( -120 C) to improve overall well being, help with faster recovery from injuries and after intense workouts. Cryotherapy is a safe and natural way to heal your body and strengthen your immune system where the body's ability to fight against musculoskeletal pain and infectious diseases increases. More...
  2. Healing Knee Injuries: A Few Helpful ExercisesMon, 22 May 2017 09:22:19 -0500
    The knee is one of our most crucial body parts. It plays an important part in our overall body fitness. That is the reason Knee injuries are usually of grave concern as knee injuries have the potential to significantly impair an individual's mobility or put in plain words- ability to walk or run. More...
  3. Best Hip StretchesMon, 22 May 2017 06:55:52 -0500
    For those who have muscles that satisfy the standard ranges, then stretching needs only to act as a warm-up'', or with the intention of maintenance. As a result, if you're suffering from lower back pain, focus on your posture and earn exercise part of your routine. Even when you do quite a lot of exercise, that's not really adequate. More...
  4. Standing Hip Flexor Stretch That Most People Do Not Know AboutMon, 22 May 2017 06:55:03 -0500
    It's a complete body challenge, so please make certain you read the directions properly and develop your upper body strength with wall push-ups first prior to attempting it. Furthermore, it is extremely important you don't bounce at the base of the movement. At this time, the past couple of inches of each movement will probably be less controlled, but the stretch should not be sudden. More...
  5. Here's How Bad Painkillers Are For YouTue, 25 Apr 2017 07:17:33 -0500
    Popping painkillers has more or less come across as a norm, and people just choose to for painkillers, be it for end-of-the-day headache, a body pain post workout, or even minor spinal discomfort. If you do pop in painkillers every now and then, you should be aware that these could have side effects on your health and well being, and may even prove to be addictive. More...
  6. Five Tips to Follow Before Seeing a Sports Medicine DoctorMon, 24 Apr 2017 08:48:59 -0500
    An athlete would suffer from injuries and this is natural. However, if your hurts are not healing with time and home-made remedies; it is better to pay a visit to a doctor and take his assistance. More...