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  1. Migraines with aura linked to Parkinson'sWed, 17 Sep 2014 23:20:25 GMT
    People who suffer from migraines with aura during middle age have double the risk of developing Parkinson's disease or other movement disorders later in life than those who do not, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Neurology. Migraines are the most common brain disorder in both men and women, according to the World Health Organization, and one of the top 10 most debilitating conditions. More...
  2. Doctor: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancerWed, 17 Sep 2014 23:20:24 GMT
    Doctor: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer Ford was hospitalized on Sept. 10 with severe abdominal pain. More...
  3. Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into vaccinesWed, 17 Sep 2014 20:14:53 GMT
    CVS doled out more than 5 million, or double its total from a few years ago. And Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, offers flu shots at more than 4,200 of its U.S. stores that have pharmacies. More...
  4. Study: Artificial Sweeteners may promote diabetesWed, 17 Sep 2014 18:09:19 GMT
    The authors said they are not recommending any changes in how people use artificial sweeteners based on their study, which included some human experiments. More...
  5. 1st UK volunteer gets experimental Ebola vaccineWed, 17 Sep 2014 18:09:18 GMT
    British scientists say a former nurse has become the first person in the country to receive an experimental Ebola vaccine in an early trial to test its safety. Ruth Atkins, 48, got the injection on Wednesday in Oxford, the first of 60 healthy volunteers in the U.K. who will receive the vaccine. More...
  6. Three Quarters of Britons want airlines to ban reclining seats on planesWed, 17 Sep 2014 13:51:44 GMT
    Tourist snaps chilling moment a family allows their BABY to crawl to the edge of a 1,982ft mountain ledge for a souvenir photo From a 1,300ft zip wire in Colombia to a cliff-edge trek in China: Incredible photos of world's most dangerous walks to school Complaining that Stonehenge is 'just rocks', writing about pimps on a stairwell and BLOOD STAINS on pillows: The most bizarre TripAdvisor reviews of all time revealed If your name's not down, you're not coming in! Pranksters set up makeshift NIGHTCLUB in a London Tube carriage, complete with banging music and bouncers City of culture! Five of the UK's top 10 best-rated museums are in London ... with the National Gallery ranked number one 'I have never been so ill': Thomas Cook agrees to pay A 3,000 to holidaymaker who was hospitalised after contracting E. coli at Tunisian resort What a wash out! World's first five-star underwater hotel ... (more) More...
  7. Japan microvascular complications of diabetes market growth fueled by ...Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:42:57 GMT
    Despite its enormous potential, the MCD market is facing the major global barrier in the sparsely populated pipeline. The diabetic retinopathy segment of the market has recently seen rapid uptake of novel anti-VEGF therapies and is experiencing a strong growth. More...
  8. Cord blood donor found for Quebec woman battling leukemia for a second timeWed, 17 Sep 2014 05:40:33 GMT
    Mai Duong smiles following a news conference in Montreal, Tuesday, September 16, 2014. Quebec woman's desperate online plea for a compatible stem-cell donor in her bid to fight cancer a second time is shedding light on the lack of minorities on official lists in Canada and abroad. More...
Back Pain News
  1. Age Defying Complex Kit: Helps Keep Wrinkles At BayFri, 12 Sep 2014 08:17:54 -0500
    Dealing with wrinkles is now a routine activity with most women who don't like these signs of aging to cast a shadow over their personality, especially their youthful looks. It is not easy to control the appearance of these wrinkles as the skin ages. Along with the wear and tear of commuting to work and numerous other errands that women have to manage on a regular basis, taking proper care of their skin sometimes takes a back seat. More...
  2. Antioxidants: The Best Anti-Ageing TreatmentFri, 12 Sep 2014 08:05:44 -0500
    Aside from searching for the best beauty creams and anti-ageing treatments in the market, revitalizing the building blocks of our skin should be the first step toward looking younger. Antioxidants, then, serve as our army that protects us from different forces of disease, as well as ageing. To maximize their potential, let us know more about these lifesavers inside of our systems. More...
  3. Jogging Lessons For OldiesFri, 12 Sep 2014 05:41:01 -0500
    Without knowing it, we can set our pace based on others. We might see a photo of some celebrity in a magazine and try to look just like that. Even though we acknowledge that the photo has been 'photoshopped', we put ourselves through living hell to 'measure-up'. This article suggests action that can be taken to deal with this problem. More...
  4. Is An Anti Aging Cream Really the Answer to Women's Wrinkle Problems?Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:52:00 -0500
    The process of aging is impossible to reverse, but it is possible to control the signs of aging to a certain extent even at an advanced age. Women are particularly affected by the signs of aging like wrinkles, fine lines, and crow's feet around the eyes after the age of 30. From this age onwards, the skin's ability to sustain the moisture level required to ensure freshness and elasticity begins to diminish. More...
  5. Importance of Online Research Before Buying an Anti Wrinkle Face CreamThu, 11 Sep 2014 07:49:39 -0500
    The problem of wrinkles appearing prematurely on women's faces has seen panic reactions that took them towards the cosmetic surgeon's clinic. There are many dermatologists who specialize in wrinkle control methods for which they use a number of invasive treatments that involve injecting certain powerful chemicals like Botox and others. More...
  6. How to Be a SuperheroThu, 04 Sep 2014 05:29:40 -0500
    You could be a Superhero. They (Superheroes) seem to be everywhere these days. If you'd like to find out whether or not you're a Superhero, check out this article. You might even be able to add extra characteristics. More...
Back Pain News
  1. Age Defying Complex Kit: Helps Keep Wrinkles At BayFri, 12 Sep 2014 08:17:54 -0500
    Dealing with wrinkles is now a routine activity with most women who don't like these signs of aging to cast a shadow over their personality, especially their youthful looks. It is not easy to control the appearance of these wrinkles as the skin ages. Along with the wear and tear of commuting to work and numerous other errands that women have to manage on a regular basis, taking proper care of their skin sometimes takes a back seat. More...
  2. Antioxidants: The Best Anti-Ageing TreatmentFri, 12 Sep 2014 08:05:44 -0500
    Aside from searching for the best beauty creams and anti-ageing treatments in the market, revitalizing the building blocks of our skin should be the first step toward looking younger. Antioxidants, then, serve as our army that protects us from different forces of disease, as well as ageing. To maximize their potential, let us know more about these lifesavers inside of our systems. More...
  3. Jogging Lessons For OldiesFri, 12 Sep 2014 05:41:01 -0500
    Without knowing it, we can set our pace based on others. We might see a photo of some celebrity in a magazine and try to look just like that. Even though we acknowledge that the photo has been 'photoshopped', we put ourselves through living hell to 'measure-up'. This article suggests action that can be taken to deal with this problem. More...
  4. Is An Anti Aging Cream Really the Answer to Women's Wrinkle Problems?Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:52:00 -0500
    The process of aging is impossible to reverse, but it is possible to control the signs of aging to a certain extent even at an advanced age. Women are particularly affected by the signs of aging like wrinkles, fine lines, and crow's feet around the eyes after the age of 30. From this age onwards, the skin's ability to sustain the moisture level required to ensure freshness and elasticity begins to diminish. More...
  5. Importance of Online Research Before Buying an Anti Wrinkle Face CreamThu, 11 Sep 2014 07:49:39 -0500
    The problem of wrinkles appearing prematurely on women's faces has seen panic reactions that took them towards the cosmetic surgeon's clinic. There are many dermatologists who specialize in wrinkle control methods for which they use a number of invasive treatments that involve injecting certain powerful chemicals like Botox and others. More...
  6. How to Be a SuperheroThu, 04 Sep 2014 05:29:40 -0500
    You could be a Superhero. They (Superheroes) seem to be everywhere these days. If you'd like to find out whether or not you're a Superhero, check out this article. You might even be able to add extra characteristics. More...
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Health News
  1. Doctors expect Nebraska Ebola patient to make full recoveryThu, 18 Sep 2014 11:09:39 GMT
    An American aid worker infected with Ebola who's being treated in Nebraska is now expected to make a full recovery, his doctors said Wednesday. More...
  2. 5 tricks to help form healthier eating habitsThu, 18 Sep 2014 09:00:32 GMT
    Weve all started something enthusiastically (a workout, new eating routine, or even a hobby), only to lose steam and have the behavior fizzle out. More...
  3. The best way to lose weight may already be in your kitchenThu, 18 Sep 2014 09:00:26 GMT
    Raise your hand if you've sworn off sugar, cut out alcohol, and committed to a punishing gym ritualyet those last five pounds are sticking around like an unwanted guest. More...
  4. Doctors Without Borders staffer contracts Ebola, will be evacuated to FranceWed, 17 Sep 2014 18:21:44 GMT
    Doctors Without Borders: French staffer contracts Ebola in Liberia, being evacuated to France. More...
  5. Ebola could drain billions of dollars from African economies, World Bank saysWed, 17 Sep 2014 18:16:44 GMT
    The largest-ever outbreak of Ebola could drain billions of dollars from economies in West Africa by the end of next year if the epidemic is not contained, the World Bank said in an analysis on Wednesday. More...
  6. Philadelphia couple creates 'bucket list' for terminally ill, unborn sonWed, 17 Sep 2014 18:13:02 GMT
    A young Philadelphia couple expecting their first child in October is completing a bucket list before his birth, after doctors delivered devastating news about his health. More...
  7. US needs better end-of-life care, which might cut costs, study saysWed, 17 Sep 2014 18:10:40 GMT
    The United States needs to improve its medical care for people nearing death, a move that might cut rising healthcare costs, an Institute of Medicine (IOM) study said on Wednesday. More...
CNN Health
  1. One dance class changed her lifeMon, 08 Sep 2014 09:52:20 EDT
    Angela Baldwin can pinpoint the day she changed the course of her life. More...
  2. Weight loss: What they never tell youMon, 08 Sep 2014 09:54:09 EDT
    Shannon Britton lost 268 pounds after having gastric bypass surgery. What she's learned since then will surprise you. More...
  3. No longer lonely: He lost 225 lbsMon, 25 Aug 2014 12:45:43 EDT
    Tevante Clark enrolled in a nutrition program to try to lose weight naturally. He figured if that failed, he would get gastric bypass surgery. More...
  4. Adam's story: 63 pills a dayMon, 01 Sep 2014 08:58:28 EDT
    The modest clinic on Milpas Street in laid-back Santa Barbara, California, was well known to patients seeking powerful pain medication. More...
  5. Mental health help: Where to turnFri, 15 Aug 2014 15:55:40 EDT
    Americans often don't know where to turn when dealing with a loved one with serious mental illness, but experts emphsize there are resources available. More...
  6. Lack of sleep may shrink your brainThu, 04 Sep 2014 15:17:54 EDT
    Can sleep deprivation affect the size of your brain? It's possible, a recent study published in an online issue of Neurology suggests. More...
Pain Management News
  1. Why You Are In PainFri, 12 Sep 2014 05:53:08 -0500
    Today what we are going to talk about is: why you are in pain. If you are in pain, you are subjecting your body to more stressful stimuli rather than more relaxing situations. You are doing more negative than positive things to your body, so it's now withering away. You can try to rationalize it, but truly your body is an adaptive, organic system. Your body can change into anything. Yet it can't change, when it has fallen apart due to a high amount of stress. This holds true for positive or negative stress. Your body focuses on either the 'rest and relaxation healing' or the 'fight or flight' response. The brain talks with the body through hormones so if your hormones are out of control, you are on one end of the spectrum. It is important that you realize where you are on the stress spectrum. So let's talk about what stress is. More...
  2. How People Perceive PainWed, 10 Sep 2014 10:26:19 -0500
    Most of us recognize pain when it occurs but few people really think about what it means to experience it. Although all of us experience some degree of pain from time to time, pain that is perceived as severe and which lasts for an extended period of time can have a detrimental impact on every aspect of an individual's life. More...
  3. The Effects of Severe Pain and How It Can Be ManagedWed, 10 Sep 2014 09:23:25 -0500
    The reason why pain management clinic exists is because not all doctors are specialized in treating severe pains. Going to the hospital is a good idea but hospitals are usually crowded because they are designed to treat all kinds of ailments. More...
  4. What Is Ibuprofen?Fri, 05 Sep 2014 10:11:38 -0500
    Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to reduce the amount of hormones that cause pain and inflammation in the body. This is an over the counter analgesic medicine that acts as a temporal medicine for relieving mi nor aches and pains as well as fever. Ibuprofen is also available in form of prescriptive-strength medicines. As a pain reliever and fever reducer, this product is categorized under the group of products known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). More...
  5. A Big Mistake In Foam RollingThu, 04 Sep 2014 12:29:54 -0500
    Today we are going to be talking about a big mistake I see many people doing. Many people ask why foam rolling your IT band hurts so much. Foam rolling your IT band first hurts all the time. This is mainly because it is doing its job. More...
  6. Managing Your Chronic PainWed, 03 Sep 2014 14:20:25 -0500
    When trying to cope with chronic pain, it is common to feel discouraged and helpless, however it is important to realize that you are not alone. According to a report from the Institute of Medicine conducted in 2011, there are more than 100 million adults across the United States who are suffering from chronic pain. More...