LifeStyle: Health & Fit

Makeup Artist Embraced Her Acne with Colorful Makeup and Star Stickers

Wednesday  00:50,   19 september 2018

A makeup artist has received the support of social media for her decision to colorfully showcase her acne. “I hope anyone dealing with any skin condition can know they are not alone," says Rocio Cervantes.One makeup artist has received the full...[...]

Michigan resident infected with deadly mosquito-borne illness, health officials say

Wednesday  00:25,   19 september 2018

A Michigan resident has been diagnosed with a case of Eastern equine encephalitis,  a mosquito-borne virus that can lead to “lasting brain damage” and even death.The news comes after the Lansing resident, who has not yet been identified, was...[...]

Congress Wants to Ensure That All Pharmacists Can Help Patients Save Money on Prescriptions

Wednesday  00:25,   19 september 2018

The Senate passed a bill yesterday that would outlaw gag clauses in pharmacists' contracts. But will it really make a difference in medication pricing? Most of the time, the full cost of a medication exceeds the co-pay amount dictated by health [...]

Texas couple stung by hundreds of bees outside home

Tuesday  23:50,   18 september 2018

A Texas man is recovering after spending three days in the intensive care unit after he was stung by about 600 Africanized bees outside of his home. Vern Roberts, who was mowing his lawn at the time of the attack, said the bees even managed to sting [...]

Keri Russell Got in Fighting Shape for 'The Americans' With This Intense Self-Defense Workout

Tuesday  23:25,   18 september 2018

The Emmy nominee didn't just play a secret agent—she trained like one, too.Russell, 42, trained with Zeisler three days a week, a few hours per session for a month to prep for her role, and the workouts were no joke."I did get a bloody lip,...[...]

Air pollutants found in mothers' placentas, new study finds

Tuesday  23:25,   18 september 2018

Scientists warn that soot from polluted air is reaching the placenta of pregnant women​, and could possibly harm the health of unborn babiesTiny carbon particles released by the burning of fossil fuels enter a woman's bloodstream when she breathes...[...]

What is carb cycling and is it right for you?

Tuesday  23:05,   18 september 2018

Carb cycling is a diet where you alternate moderate to higher carbohydrate time periods with periods of eating low carb. Have you ever attempted to give up carbohydrates for an extended period of time? As a registered dietitian, many of my patients...[...]

Model Sarah McDaniel on Her Different-Colored Eyes & Being Told to Wear Contacts to Look ‘Normal’

Tuesday  22:51,   18 september 2018

23-year-old Sarah McDaniel has one unique feature that’s always threatened to define her: her two-different-colored eyes.We sat down with McDaniel to understand how this unique feature has affected her life and her career—and she had plenty to...[...]

4 little girls who beat cancer reunite at hospital for touching photo

Tuesday  22:36,   18 september 2018

The girls became fast friends in the hospital halls during treatment and had gathered for previous photos, but this time all four wore shirts saying "Survivor."“They were all on active treatment the first time we did this,” Alyssa Luciano, whose...[...]

A clothing line for women with chronic illnesses? Why 1 woman made it happen

Tuesday  22:36,   18 september 2018

Keisha Greaves was inspired by her own sudden diagnosis of muscular dystrophy. Now she's helping others with her own clothing line called Girls Chronically Rock. Keisha Greaves has always had a passion for fashion. So when she was diagnosed [...]

Eating junk food tied to higher risk of numerous cancers

Tuesday  21:51,   18 september 2018

A new study looks at the Nutri-Score logo, a five-tier nutritional coding system that helps consumers understand the quality of labeled food in a glance. "The Nutri-Score has received the official support of health authorities in France and more...[...]

Betty White's Emmys Speech Revealed Her Secret to Looking Amazing at 96

Tuesday  21:26,   18 september 2018

Laughter really is the best medicine.Twitter was going wild on Monday night when Betty White, 96, radiantly graced the stage of the 2018 Emmy Awards. The Golden Girls star was being honored for spending more than 80 years in the limelight, including [...]

Amy Schumer Just Revealed She's Battling 'Excruciating' Chronic Pain

Tuesday  21:05,   18 september 2018

And her butt-kicking approach to recovery is SO inspiring.“About 7 months ago I was in excruciating back and hip pain,” Schumer wrote on Instagram. “From old volleyball and surfing injuries I have a herniated disc, a bulging disc and a labral tear...[...]

California boy, 1, bitten by rattlesnake at daycare, dad claims

Tuesday  20:31,   18 september 2018

A 15-month old boy is home and recovering after a rattlesnake managed to sneak into his San Diego daycare and bite him on the hand. The boy, identified as Wayne by his parents, was taken to Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego for immediate...[...]

Syphilis cases up 44 percent in California county

Tuesday  20:06,   18 september 2018

Health officials are attempting to combat a record-high number of syphilis cases in San Joaquin County after the area saw a 44 percent increase from 2016 to 2017.“We’re just trying to inform the public as much as possible that this is a public...[...]