Health & Wellness

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:21:13 EST Pot Smoking May Pose Heart Dangers, Study Suggests

But some believe the study is flawed

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:20:38 EST Seniors Who Suffer Mental Declines May Face Earlier Death: Study

Those with memory loss fared better than those who showed deficits in thinking abilities

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:16:18 EST Research Shows Ways to Speed Stroke Care

Studies looked at improvements in ER, specially equipped ambulance that could deliver clot-busting drug

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:26:20 EST Living Well With Metastatic Breast Cancer

Treatments and support for metastatic breast cancer can help women live longer and better than ever before. Here's how to take charge of your diagnosis and live better with metastatic breast cancer.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:15:50 EST Health Highlights: April 23, 2014

Paper Money Carries Thousands of Types of Bacteria: Study

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:15:19 EST A Little Wine Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy

Less than a glass a day may also help the heart in those who already have kidney disease, researchers found

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:23:19 EST Size of Fetus May Affect Stillbirth Risk

Study linked abnormally low or high weight to greater odds of fetal death

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:20:49 EST New Drugs May Help Prevent Migraines

Two early trials show two experimental compounds reduced number of headaches for sufferers

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:20:22 EST Two Drugs Work Equally Well for Epileptic Seizures in Kids: Study

Ativan, Valium both good options for emergency treatment, experts say

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:20:13 EST Low Blood Sugar May Affect Heartbeat in People With Diabetes

Study found abnormal rhythms when blood sugar dipped at night in people with type 2 disease

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:15:25 EST Majority of Americans Support Obamacare Birth Control Provision: Survey

Nearly 7 of 10 favor universal health plan coverage for contraceptives

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:15:17 EST Mental Illness Not a Driving Force Behind Crime: Study

Few crimes committed by mentally ill patients were directly linked to symptoms, researcher notes

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:27:23 EST Pilates and Yoga: Are They Good Exercise

How downward dog and tai chi in the park can help mind and body alike.

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:41:02 EST Harmless Pack Rat or Compulsive Hoarder?

WebMD takes a look at hoarding -- why some people are prone to keeping everything and how to treat the problem.

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:26:23 EST 9 Ways to Get Your Energy Back

Feeling fatigued? WebMD tells you how to get your energy back.

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:20:22 EST Bowel Illnesses Sometimes Coincide in Kids

Children with irritable bowel syndrome were more likely to also have celiac disease in Italian study

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:20:15 EST Thinking, Memory Problems Tied to Blockages in Neck Artery

Researcher suggests more aggressive treatment might be warranted

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:20:13 EST Homes Now 'Reservoirs' for Superbug MRSA

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria common on household surfaces, study finds

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:20:11 EST No Connection Between Induced Labor, Autism: Obgyns

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists advises against changes to current practice

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:45:08 EST Waiting For Medicaid To Kick In

Waiting For Medicaid To Kick In

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:26:55 EST Transitioning to Bottle-Feeding: Introducing Baby to Bottles

Ready to wean baby from breastfeeding or add bottles to the feeding schedule? Use these tips to make the transition from breast to bottle feeding.

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:15:19 EST Too Much Codeine Still Prescribed to U.S. Kids: Study

ERs give potentially dangerous drug to thousands of children each year

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:15:12 EST Language Problems Common for Kids With ADHD, Study Finds

Anxiety often goes hand in hand with attention disorder, too

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:45:09 EST 15-Minute Visits Take A Toll On The Doctor-Patient Relationship

15-Minute Visits Take A Toll On The Doctor-Patient Relationship

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:15:49 EST Ragwitek Approved for Adult Ragweed Allergy

Tablet placed under the tongue

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:15:39 EST Stress Tied to Worse Allergy Symptoms

Study found those with hay fever who had high levels of stress suffered more severe symptoms

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:17:14 EST Appetite, Taste Changes Reported After Weight-Loss Surgery

Sense of smell also altered for some patients in British study

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:17:13 EST Weaning Baby: From Bottle to Cup

Ready to wean your baby from a bottle to a cup? Here’s how to make the transition easier on everyone.

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:16:55 EST Oil-Swishing Craze: Snake Oil or All-Purpose Remedy?

Some people swear by the practice, but little research exists to back up health claims

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:25:37 EST FDA Warns Against Procedure for Uterine Fibroids

'Laparoscopic power morcellation' may increase women's cancer risk, agency says

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:21:48 EST White House: 8 Million People Signed Up for Health Insurance

35 percent of registrants are younger than 35 years old, administration officials say

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:15:18 EST Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach

European study tracked how many men came back for regular checkups over 13 years

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:15:17 EST Off Season May Not Be Long Enough to Recover From Football 'Hits'

Study found some players still showed brain changes 6 months after season had ended

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:15:27 EST Bacteria May Survive Longer in Contact Lens Solution Than Thought

Study suggests manufacturers test for all strains of P. aeruginosa to prevent infection

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:15:25 EST Mouse Study Reveals New Secrets of Fertilization

British researchers discover receptors on egg cells that allow sperm to attach, fertilize egg

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:15:23 EST Small Childbirth Change Might Help Prevent Iron Deficiency in Babies: Study

With mothers holding newborns differently, cord clamping could be delayed, researchers say

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:15:21 EST Scientists Find New Way to Observe 'Good' Brown Fat

Information from MRI scans might help in obesity, diabetes research

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:20:10 EST Misdiagnoses Common Among U.S. Outpatients: Review

5 percent of adults are affected each year, data from several studies suggest

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:20:19 EST Free Drug Samples for Doctors Might Prove Costly for Patients

Study of dermatologists found those with access to samples from drug makers more likely to prescribe expensive meds

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:20:14 EST Key Brain 'Networks' May Differ in Autism, Study Suggests

Neural systems tied to gauging social cues appear 'over-connected' in children with the disorder

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:16:10 EST Your 'Healthy' Bacteria Are as Individual as You Are

Study finds helpful microbial communities vary person to person

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:15:16 EST Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories

When study participants were thinking about calories, they ate more of the crunchier items, less of the soft

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:37:28 EST Does Your Medication Cause Heartburn? These Tips May Bring Relief

Does your medication cause heartburn? These tips may bring relief.

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:15:10 EST Bleeding Irregularities Common in Menopause, Study Finds

Report should reassure women at this stage of life, researcher says

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:15:11 EST Brain Scans Might Spot Potential for Recovery From Coma

Right now misdiagnosis is common, so a better technology is needed, experts say

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:20:20 EST Certain Thyroid-Related Diseases May Vary by Race

Study looked at Graves', Hashimoto's thyroiditis among U.S. military personnel

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:15:18 EST Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health

Osteoporosis rates rose among people with breathing disorder, study found

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:15:22 EST FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug

Tanzeum is injected once a week and appears to help control blood sugar levels, agency says

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:15:20 EST Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report

Rates increased for adults 45 to 84; kids 4 and under and adults 85 and older at highest risk

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:15:15 EST Easter Lilies Toxic for Cats, FDA Warns

Nibbling a few leaves, licking pollen off fur can cause kidney failure, veterinarian warns

Why, with over 52 years of Health & Fitness experience, has quickly become the “go to website” for anything relating to fitness equipment. Since inception, it has evolved from strictly a consumer information website to also a complete Health & Fitness Products and Service company. Our products and services were created to alleviate many of the business owners challenges.

Contact Us