Country singer Kris Kristofferson is one of 30,000 people who will be diagnosed with Lyme disease this year. He may be the only person to celebrate the news, however.
Although some people recover gracefully, cancer has likely taken away at least one of your family members within the past five years. This is not only because there is currently no cure for cancer, but because symptoms go undiagnosed until it is far too late.
With a heat dome hovering over much of the country, paramedics are treating heat stroke and other illnesses brought on by extreme temperatures. The victims include a 55-year-old South Carolina man who collapsed and died while out on a walk, and a 20-year-old California football player who was in a coma for two days after suffering heat stroke during practice.
Mercury poisoning is a risk for anyone who eats a lot of seafood; it's also a risk if anyone in your household uses a skin-lightening cream made in another country.
“I don’t trust myself around that food.”
Being -- and feeling -- attractive is so much more than having just another pretty face. Feeling desired and beautiful does not come from physical features, but from within. Are you searching for ways to look and feel more attractive today?
Raise your hand if your mom (or dad) warned you about the perils of swallowing gum?
We all know those people who seem to have life all together. They radiate happiness and even when rough times come their way, they battle it with class and poise. Do you want to know their secret? They take time each day to establish healthy habits that bring happiness.
It was the silence that gave Maria Kubitz the first shiver of dread. While cleaning the house, she suddenly realized that she hadn't seen her 4-year-old daughter, Margareta, in 10, maybe 15 minutes, and that she wasn't sure where she was or what she was doing.
Elise Cerami knew how to swim. Sienna Maloney didn’t. Despite their differences in ability and age — Elise was 13, Sienna, 3 — the girls shared a terrible commonality: They drowned in recent weeks.
Every woman knows the painful reality of "that time of the month," but have you heard of the things you are not supposed to do? We spend so much time thinking about what we should do, and forget about the deadly sins of menstration. We all feel and act different on our period, but all of these can affect every woman's cycle in a negative way.
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According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, it is estimated 76,380 new cases of severe melanoma will be diagnosed in the U.S. this year- of those diagnoses an estimated 10,130 people will die from skin cancer.
It's not just women who retain weight after childbirth. Fathers, too, can put on pounds, particularly around the stomach and abdomen, and the "Dad Bod" physique can portend all sorts of health woes, including heart disease and diabetes.
Attraction is a funny thing. It’s the invisible pull that brings two people together.
One of the reasons we fail to get healthy is that we tend to think only big changes matter. We plan major lifestyle changes, when ...
Children may call it heartless, but the American Heart Association has issued stringent new guidelines on how much sugar children should consume.