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URL :http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/
Filed Under:Health
Posts on Regator:2146
Posts / Week:6.1
Archived Since:March 9, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Lentils in Salads, Pilafs and Pies

2 months agoHealth : Well

This is one legume you should always have in your larder.

Family Meals May Mean a Healthier Weight

2 months agoHealth : Well

Teenagers who eat dinner with the family two or three times a week may reduce their risk for obesity in young adulthood.

How Exercise Can Boost Young Brains

2 months agoHealth : Well

Encourage young boys and girls to run, jump, squeal, hop and chase after each other or after erratically kicked balls, and you can substantially improve their ability to think.

How to Make Pickles Without Canning

2 months agoHealth : Well

Five ways to make summer produce last, even if you are not an experienced canner.

Better Ways to Learn

2 months agoHealth : Well

Getting a good grade doesn’t mean you retained the information. In his book, Benedict Carey offers better ways than cramming for you to hold on to knowledge.

When Gluten Sensitivity Isn’t Celiac Disease

2 months agoHealth : Well

A growing body of research indicates that many people who react to gluten may be suffering a condition called non-celiac gluten sensitivity, or NCGS.

Think Like a Doctor: Mirror, Mirror Solved!

2 months agoHealth : Well

Readers solve the case of a 62-year-old man with fatigue, neck and arm pain, and a droopy face.

Enterovirus 68 and Paralysis Link Remains Uncertain

2 months agoHealth : Well

Federal health officials said they failed to detect the presence of enterovirus 68 in samples of spinal fluid taken from nine children suspected of developing a neurologic illness linked to the infection.

Failing Sense of Smell May Predict Sooner Death

2 months agoHealth : Well

A defective sense of smell appears to be a good predictor of whether you'll die in the next five years, a new study has found.

Ask Well: Do You Have a Question About Ebola?

2 months agoHealth : Well

Do you have a question about Ebola? Submit your questions to Ask Well.

Think Like a Doctor: Mirror, Mirror

2 months agoHealth : Well

Can you figure out what's wrong with a 62-year-old man who develops neck pain, a facial droop and numbness and swelling in both hands?

How Exercise May Protect Against Depression

2 months agoHealth : Well

Exercise may help to safeguard the mind against depression through previously unknown effects on working muscles.

Vets Face Rising Worry Over Fleas

2 months agoHealth : Well

Anecdotal reports suggest fleas are getting harder to control, but vets and product makers said the products still work.

After Surgery, Predicting a Speedy Recovery

2 months agoHealth : Well

In a small study, researchers found that certain activity in patients’ immune systems correlated to different recovery times.

Working Long Hours Tied to Diabetes Risk

2 months agoHealth : Well

Working long hours may increase the risk for Type 2 diabetes, a new review has found, but the risk is only apparent in workers of lower socioeconomic status.

Ask Well: Weights Before Cardio?

2 months agoHealth : Well

The best available science indicates that the order of the exercises, or whether they should be combined in one workout, was immaterial.

Exercise and the Bounce Factor

2 months agoHealth : Well

Large breasts present a challenge in all kinds of sports.

My Father’s A.L.S.

2 months agoHealth : Well

My mother and I were out running errands one afternoon when she pulled the car over and told me the truth. It sounded like something from a horror movie.

Ultrasound vs. CT for Kidney Stones

2 months agoHealth : Well

For the initial diagnosis of kidney stones, ultrasounds may be a better choice than CT scans, a new study has found.

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