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LifeStyle: Health & Fit

How Pregnant Carrie Underwood Is Staying Fit

Wednesday  19:10,   19 september 2018
usmagazine

No bumps here! Fitness enthusiast Carrie Underwood has no plans to stop working out during her pregnancy. “We still do a lot of lunges, squats and glute work, and a lot of booty and hip work,” her trainer, Erin Oprea, reveals in the new issue of Us...[...]

The Worst Advice You Could Ever Receive About Back Pain

Wednesday  19:07,   19 september 2018
msn

You’ve gotten a lot of back advice. Not all of it’s...[...]

He Lost His Hands and Legs to a Canine Infection. But He Says He'll 'Always Love Dogs'

Wednesday  18:26,   19 september 2018
time

Greg Manteufel, of Wisconsin, had his hands and legs amputated after contracting a dog-related infectionA Wisconsin man who lost his hands and legs after contracting a rare, dog-related infection says the incident won’t keep him away from...[...]

Is the Fountain of Youth Hidden Inside Your DNA?

Wednesday  17:55,   19 september 2018
msn

Can we change how our bodies age? The Doctors share a new study from the University of Alabama at Birmingham where researchers manipulated the aging process of mice. The researchers caused mice to age by creating a mutation in their cells that...[...]

Chemical in cigarette smoke may damage important aspect of vision

Wednesday  17:05,   19 september 2018
reuters

Exposure to a chemical in tobacco smoke could make it more difficult for people to see in low-contrast conditions, such as low light, fog or glare, a new study suggests.Researchers found that higher levels of cadmium in the blood were associated...[...]

Resistance training could help treat and prevent child obesity

Wednesday  16:55,   19 september 2018
msn

A new review has found that strength-based exercises, such as squats, lunges, and push-ups, could be an effective way to reduce obesity in children. Carried out by researchers at the Universities of Edinburgh and Dundee, the new research,...[...]

Supermarket yogurts high in sugar, study finds

Wednesday  16:30,   19 september 2018
cnn

Most yogurts have deceptively high levels of sugar, with organic yogurts among the worst offenders, a new study warned. Researchers analyzed more than 900 yogurt brands found in UK supermarkets and found that only 9% can be classed as low in sugar...[...]

Canada opioid deaths hits 8,000

Wednesday  16:30,   19 september 2018
msn

More than 1,000 Canadians died of an apparent opioid overdose in the first three months of this year, bringing the toll since the public health crisis erupted in 2016 to 8,000, the public health agency said Tuesday. "The latest data suggest...[...]

California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira

Wednesday  16:30,   19 september 2018
ap.org

California has filed a lawsuit accusing pharmaceutical giant AbbVie of illegally plying doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe one of the world's best-selling drugs. The lawsuit filed Tuesday says the kickbacks led doctors in the...[...]

Supermarket yogurts high in sugar, study finds

Wednesday  16:30,   19 september 2018
cnn

Most yogurts have deceptively high levels of sugar, with organic yogurts among the worst offenders, a new study warned. Researchers analyzed more than 900 yogurt brands found in UK supermarkets and found that only 9% can be classed as low in sugar...[...]

Canada opioid deaths hits 8,000

Wednesday  16:29,   19 september 2018
msn

More than 1,000 Canadians died of an apparent opioid overdose in the first three months of this year, bringing the toll since the public health crisis erupted in 2016 to 8,000, the public health agency said Tuesday. "The latest data suggest...[...]

California: Drugmaker paid doctors to overprescribe Humira

Wednesday  16:29,   19 september 2018
ap.org

California has filed a lawsuit accusing pharmaceutical giant AbbVie of illegally plying doctors with cash, gifts and services to prescribe one of the world's best-selling drugs. The lawsuit filed Tuesday says the kickbacks led doctors in the...[...]

Main ingredient in ecstasy could be key to helping veterans with PTSD

Wednesday  03:31,   19 september 2018
cbsnews

A study including 24 veterans showed PTSD was eliminated in 68 percent of vets treated with MDMA-assisted therapy and significantly reduced in the other 32 percent. © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Therapy that uses MDMA has shown an impact on...[...]

Apparently dryer sheets could be behind that mystery breakout…

Wednesday  02:25,   19 september 2018
wellandgood

It's a rare cause of acne, but dryer sheets could cause a skin flare-up.It can become a winding game of Clue trying to hunt down the elusive culprit. Or, if you're like me and spend hours perusing the deepest corners of the Skincare Addiction...[...]

5 Scary Things You Can Catch From Floodwater After a Hurricane

Wednesday  01:55,   19 september 2018
msn

After the immediate danger from wind and rain passes, victims should still be on the lookout for these health risks lurking in flooded areas.Now that the storm surge is over, the immediate dangers of drowning or being swept away have been greatly...[...]