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Friday, May 4, 2018

How a Health Savings Account Can Solve Health Care Problems


Health care is one of the necessities of every person. But with its continuously rising costs, it is now being considered optional. Opening a Health Savings Account could be the solution to the problem but there are things to keep in mind.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Your Walking Manners Could Actually Predict Future Health Problems!


Walking is something that we do every day and most of the time, we don't take it too seriously. But a recent study discovered that how we walk could, in fact, have major health significance.

Monday, February 5, 2018

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to Launch Affordable Healthcare Company

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Three of the biggest company in the United States -- Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase -- are coming together for an independent, affordable healthcare company. They aim to make healthcare more satisfactory and more cost-effective for every US-based employee.

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Almost 10 Million People Have This Health Problem and Don't Even Know It

Almost 10 Million People Have This Health Problem and Don't Even Know It
This disease mostly affects women, and it is far more common than breast cancer. Although it is not life-threatening, is causes chronic pain and other symptoms. The disease is fibromyalgia.

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Doing This Every Day Will Reduce Your Cancer Risk By 20%

Doing This Every Day Will Reduce Your Cancer Risk By 20%
New York University researchers found that certain bacteria in the mouth can increase the risk for esophageal cancer by up to 21 percent. Regularly brushing your teeth can get rid of this bacteria and reduce your cancer risk by the same amount.

Sunday, December 17, 2017

7 Tips That Will Help You Get Rid of Belly Fat in Just One Day

7 Tips That Will Help You Get Rid of Belly Fat in Just One Day
Carrying around excess pounds and fat can lead to all kinds of health problems. But fat around the belly is the worst. Why? It increases the risk of hypertension, heart disease, and diabetes. You can start losing belly fat in just one day by following these 7 tips.

Monday, December 11, 2017

These 5 Weight Loss Pills Actually Work!

These 5 Weight Loss Pills Actually Work
There are so many weight-loss products on the market today that it is almost impossible to know which ones to try. These 5 weight-loss pills have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and have been tested for safety and effectiveness. They actually work.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Just 2 Cups of Soda a Week Increases Diabetes By 29% - Stop Drinking Soda!

Just 2 Cups of Soda a Week Increases Diabetes By 29% - Stop Drinking Soda!
A recent study showed that it doesn't take much sugary soft drinks to jack up your diabetes. In fact, only 2 cups a soda per week is enough to increase diabetes by 29 percent.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

FDA Just Approved This New Cancer Treatment

FDA Just Approved This New Cancer Treatment
A new treatment for cancer, called CAR T-cell therapy, has been so effective in finding and attacking leukemia cells that one scientist calls them "killer T-cells." The new cancer treatment was just approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and has potential to treat a wide variety of blood and solid tumor cancers.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

This is Killing Our Teens: What Parents Need to Know About Opiods

This is Killing Our Teens: What Parents Need to Know About Opiods
President Trump recently declared the opioid epidemic a national emergency, and it is claiming the lives of an increasing number of American teens. According to the U.S. Centers For Disease Control, the death rate due to drug overdose among adolescents aged 15–19 more than doubled from 1999 (1.6 per 100,000) to 2007 (4.2), declined by 26 percent from 2007 to 2014 (3.1), and then increased again in 2015 (3.7).

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Yes, You Can Die From a Cold

Yes, You Can Die From a Cold
Normally, a common cold is not severe enough to kill you. However, it is possible to die from a cold if it puts you in a weakened state and makes you more susceptible to other infections. So the cold could kill you if it developed into a chest infection, then into pneumonia, especially for those who are very young, very old or those with other risk factors.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Applying For Health Insurance is Not Difficult -- Here Are 5 Easy Steps

Applying For Health Insurance is Not Difficult - Here Are 5 Easy Steps
If you're planning to apply for health insurance for 2018, you don't have to stress. It's not difficult and can be completed in just 5 easy steps. In addition, you can get help immediately with the application, including online assistance, assistance by phone, and in person.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Never Order These 8 Things at a Restaurant -- Here's Why

Never Order These 8 Things at a Restaurant
Eating healthy can be a challenge when it comes to treating yourself to a restaurant meal. Besides calories, fat, and salt, there are other reasons to be cautious when eating out -- like food poisoning and germs. Yikes! So, here are 8 items you should not eat at a restaurant, and the reasons why.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Male Breast Cancer is Real -- 6 Signs That Every Man Needs to Look For

Male Breast Cancer is Real - 6 Signs Every Man Needs to Look For
Most people think that breast cancer only happens to women, and they would be wrong. The American Cancer Society estimates about 2,470 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in men and 460 men will die from the disease in 2017 alone. Breast cancer in men is real.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Health Officials Predict a Bad Flu Season This Year

Health Officials Predict a Bad Flu Season This Year
Dr. Daniel Jernigan, influenza chief at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), recently announced that the U.S. could be hit hard with the flu this year. They are especially concerned about the H3N2 flu which they refer to as "the bad actor."

Thursday, October 12, 2017

America's Top 10 Biggest Public Health Issues -- How Healthy is YOUR Community?

How Healthy is Your Community
Every year, the U.S. Center For Disease Control (CDC) National Center for Injury Prevention and Control issues an update on which health areas represent the biggest public health issues in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Can you guess what health concerns made the list? How healthy is your community?

Saturday, October 7, 2017

A "Cool" Treatment to Get Rid of Fat: Cool Sculpting -- Does It Work?

Cool Sculpting - Does It Work?
Everyone is looking for a quick and easy way to lose weight and get rid of body fat. One of the latest treatments for eliminating fat is called "cool sculpting" which freezes the fat off your body. But, does it work and what are the side affects?

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Fast and Easy Ways to Cure Hiccups -- Yes, They Work!

Fast and Easy Ways to Cure Hiccups

Everyone gets hiccups, but what are they? Hiccups are actually spasms of the diaphragm, and they will not hurt you. But they are annoying and most people want to get rid of them quickly.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

The Truth About Thongs and Their Health Risk

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The thong was actually invented in 1974 but didn't really take off until the 1990s. Now the thong is one of the most popular pantie choices for women of all ages. But there are a lot of rumors floating around that they are not good for your health. Are thongs really a health risk? If so, how?

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Doing This Can Lower Your Risk For Breast Cancer -- Up to 4 Times!

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A recent lab study showed that staying fit can significantly lower your risk for breast cancer. Likewise, not staying fit could increase your risk for breast cancer by up to 4 times greater.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Researchers Create New Method For Checking Blood Sugar Levels -- With a Tattoo!

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Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Media Lab and at Harvard have created a way to check blood sugar levels without having to prick the skin for a blood sample. A new "smart tattoo" replaces ink with liquid biosensers that change color in response to changes in the blood.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

Can You Lose Weight While You Sleep? Yes -- Here's How

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Oh if it could only be that easy, to lose weight while you sleep. But experts say you can, by following these 9 simple steps.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

This New Blood Test Could Save Your Life

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The key to beating cancer is early detection. A new breakthrough in cancer research could save your life. The new blood test can detect cancer in the majority of people with breast, colon, lung, and ovarian cancer, which are some of the biggest cancer killers.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Study Shows This Food Eaten Every Day Can Kill You

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People across the globe have been eating this food for over 200 years. Recent research found that people who consumed this food at least twice a week could more than double their risk of premature death.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Sperm Counts Are Dropping By 50% -- Find Out Why

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The U.S. Centers For Disease Control (CDC) reported in 2016 that U.S. fertility rates had dropped to the lowest ever since 1909. In fact, they have dropped drastically in the past 40 years, according to a new study published in the journal Human Reproduction Update. But why?
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