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Techniques for a Whiter Smile

A bright smile is gorgeous, attractive and unconsciously signals excellent health to other people. People are naturally attracted to folks with whiter teeth. In fact, studies have shown that people with whiter teeth have a slight edge over people with less white teeth. As a result, they are likely to secure their dream jobs. Another 2008 Columbia study showed that women with brighter smiles... [Continue Reading]

Getting Fit the Natural Way

In winter months we all find ourselves hiding from the bad weather and inevitably rushing to gyms and studios to keep fit. But what about those sunny days? Should we be ditching the normal routine for more outdoor activities? One of the big advantages of working out outside is it improves muscles you may have ignored previously. Doing the same exercises week in week out will cause your body... [Continue Reading]

Traits to Look for in a Pediatrician

One of the most critical things that a parent can do for their child is choose a great pediatrician. After all, a child’s pediatrician will be the person that you look to for advice when they become sick, or even just as they go through the growing process. Therefore, your pediatrician has to be someone you can trust. Here are some of the best traits that you can look for in a... [Continue Reading]

Top Tips to Lose Weight Quickly

As a person gets older, it will become harder and harder for them to maintain a healthy weight. For some people, struggling with weight is something they have done their whole life. There are a number of ways that a person can lose weight, but it will take a lot of hard work and perseverance. In order to lose weight the right way, a person will need to seek out the assistance of professionals... [Continue Reading]

How to Make Your Home a Healthier Place to Live

Creating a healthy home is not an easy task for anyone to accomplish. There are a lot of common temptations that can live in a person’s home that are difficult to overlook on a regular basis. Additionally, the home can be a house to many illnesses and other germs that can cause health issues for the family. Every family can make a few simple changes to create a healthier home today.... [Continue Reading]

Think You Can't Afford Health Insurance?

For many Americans, these days can be fraught with anxiety over bills, specifically medical expenditures. While more consumers are covered by health insurance these days through an employer’s plan, being young enough to remain under their parents coverage, or be on one of their own, countless others still go day-to-day without proper health insurance coverage. As a result, worrying... [Continue Reading]

Healthy Eating Strategies for Busy Schedules

Having a busy schedule and trying to eat healthy is not easy. Between juggling the multiple tasks on your plate, it’s easy to resort to meals that are convenient – and not the healthiest for you. So, we've rounded up some strategies to help keep you motivated to eat healthy.  1. Prep Your Meals on Sunday Stock up on groceries for the week and prep your meals on Sundays to... [Continue Reading]

How to Avoid Getting Sick on Your Summer Vacation

Being sick is something that no one wants to deal with any time of the year. When a person is trying to enjoy their once-a-year vacation, being sick can be the worst thing in the world. Everyone wants to do whatever they can to prevent getting sick during the summer months. Luckily, there are a few tricks everyone can use to stay healthy on summer vacation. These tips can help anyone avoid... [Continue Reading]

7 Health Tips for Creating the Perfect Summer Body

Summer is here and everyone is getting ready to throw on their bathing suits and head outside to the beach. Even though the goal every year is to feel confident in this bathing suit, there are a lot of people who feel less than beach ready when the summer season rolls around. This can be the year that everyone looks and feels their best as they bare it all this summer. There are some easy... [Continue Reading]

Laser Hair Removal Guide

There are all kinds of reasons that you may wish to remove hair from your body besides looking attractive such as hormonal changes that have caused you to grow hair where women do not grow hair such as on the face. In cases of surgery, areas of the body may need hair removed to help avoid infection, so you can see that removing hair is more than just a cosmetic procedure. Of course, in... [Continue Reading]

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Gene editing could make pig-to-human organ transplants a reality
According to a study published this week in Science, we may be one step closer to using animals as organ donors for humans in need. While the study did not go so far as to demonstrate that these organs would be safe for humans, it showcased a new gene ...

Using a Metronome in CPR May Boost Survival Rates
Although it is an instrument mainly used by musicians, using a metronome in CPR may boost survival rates among those affected by sudden cardiac arrest. A recent research led by a team from the American Academy of Pediatrics found that keeping rhythm ...

Study: Summer babies are healthier adults
Want to have a healthier and taller baby? You may want to aim for having a child in the summer months. Sunlight may be key to this phenomenon, according to scientists in Cambridge, England, who came to this conclusion after looking at data from nearly ...

Minority Women Get Worse Breast Cancer Care, Regardless of Tumor Type: Study
TUESDAY, Oct. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- No matter the type or stage of breast cancer, minority women are more likely to be diagnosed later in the disease than white women, and they are also less likely to receive recommended treatments, a new study ...

MRSA: How You Can Avoid NFL Player Daniel Fells' Plight At The Gym
Daniel Fells #85 of the New York Giants at AT&T Stadium on September 13, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images). Daniel Fells, the 32-year-old Giants tight end, is fighting a serious MRSA type of staph infection that may lead ...

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More than half of workers sick with the flu go to work, even though they know ...
More than half of workers sick with the flu go to work, even though they know ...

Wine at dinner safe, possibly beneficial in diabetes
A glass of red wine at dinner is safe and possibly beneficial for people with type 2 diabetes, a new trial suggests. People who followed a healthy diet and drank a glass of red wine at dinner for two years ended up with better HDL or "good" cholesterol ...

Gowns, Gloves Can Be Dangerous For Hospital Workers: Study Reveals Why
A new study says that hospital workers are in danger of contaminating diseases through their gowns and gloves. Health officials suggest various methods to reduce the risks. (Photo : Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade | Flickr). Removing their ...

What Race Has to Do With Breast Cancer
As doctors become more familiar with the different types of breast cancer—those where the tumors are driven by hormones or certain genetic mutations, for example—they've learned that women with different racial and ethnic backgrounds may have ...

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