LifeStyle: Health & Fit

Vaccine to Protect Against Anthrax and Plague Created

Thursday  18:20,   18 october 2018

Two doses of the vaccine protected mice, rats and rabbits against inhalational anthrax and pneumonic... >>>

You’ll Never Guess Where This Woman’s New Tongue Came From!

Thursday  17:55,   18 october 2018

The Doctors discuss a rare case where doctors reconstruct a woman's tongue using muscle tissue from her thigh. In 2017 this woman bit through her tongue and while it usually heals itself, her's did not. She went back to her doctors who found that... >>>

Pizza shop makes 225-mile delivery for cancer patient

Thursday  17:50,   18 october 2018

A Michigan pizza shop usually doesn't deliver, but an employee made a big exception to bring a pair of pizzas to a cancer patient and his wife 225 miles away in... >>>

Rest day: which weekday should you take off?

Thursday  17:50,   18 october 2018

Will you skip the Monday blues or do you prefer an early weekend by skipping Friday? While both options are tempting, you may want to consider a more tactful... >>>

Seafood for healthier aging? New study reveals even more evidence

Thursday  17:06,   18 october 2018

Eating fish may improve not just longevity, but the quality of life in old... >>>

Chemical changes in e-cigarette liquids can make them irritants, study says

Thursday  17:06,   18 october 2018

Even if you check the ingredient list on your flavored e-cigarette, you may not know what you're actually inhaling, according to a new study. Even if you check the ingredient list on your flavored e-cigarette, you may not know what you're actually... >>>

Arkansas says 1st flu death of season confirmed

Thursday  16:55,   18 october 2018

Arkansas health officials say the state has recorded its first flu death of the season. The Arkansas Department of Health says the person was between the ages of 45 and 64 and hadn't been vaccinated. Arkansas is urging residents to get vaccinated... >>>

Spotify Ad Banned for Causing Distress to Children

Thursday  16:41,   18 october 2018

Ad parodied horror movies and ran with “killer songs you can’t resist”... >>>

Are Sunflower Seeds Healthy? Here's What Experts Say

Thursday  16:10,   18 october 2018

They beat chia and flax seeds in many... >>>

Couple loses a combined 267 pounds — and then falls in love

Thursday  16:10,   18 october 2018

When Maria Landers was researching weight loss she found Ben Landers and they began a long-distance romance based on their weight-loss... >>>

What parents should know about the polio-like paralyzing disease the CDC is warning about

Thursday  16:00,   18 october 2018

"We know this can be frightening for parents," said Nancy Messonnier, director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory... >>>

Mad Cow Disease confirmed in Scotland

Thursday  15:35,   18 october 2018

A case of mad cow disease has been discovered on a farm in Aberdeen, the Scottish government has confirmed. The incidence of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), as the disease is officially known, was identified "as a result of strict control... >>>

New York Hunter Contracted Rare and Fatal Disease After Eating Squirrel Brains

Thursday  03:20,   18 october 2018

A New York man died of an extremely rare neurological disorder after eating the brains of a... >>>

You can have an STD and show zero symptoms — here's how to find out if you're infected

Thursday  02:55,   18 october 2018

Remember that the only reliable way to know if you have an STD is to get tested... >>>

MIT's AI can identify breast cancer risk as reliably as a radiologist

Thursday  01:30,   18 october 2018

Researchers have developed an automated model that assesses dense breast tissue in mammograms as reliably as expert... >>>