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Filed Under:Health
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Archived Since:March 9, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Living With Schizophrenia: Coffee and Friends

2 months agoHealth : Well

Getting to trust people well enough to call them a friend takes a lot of work. It’s especially hard when you are living with schizophrenia and think everyone is making fun of you.

Giving the Doctor a Second Chance

2 months agoHealth : Well

“Someone had said you were a good doctor,” my patient said derisively, “but I was not impressed.” What had I done?

Milk Choice May Affect Vitamin D Levels

2 months agoHealth : Well

Children who drink rice, almond or soy milk instead of cow’s milk may have insufficient levels of vitamin D.

Share Your Best Vegetarian Thanksgiving Recipes and Stories

2 months agoHealth : Well

This year’s “Vegetarian Thanksgiving” will be a selection of reader's recipes and the personal stories behind them.

Stressed? This Dog May Help

2 months agoHealth : Well

A cortisol detection dog helps students in New Jersey by sensing their anxiety.

How Music Can Boost a High-Intensity Workout

2 months agoHealth : Well

Volunteers were able to exercise harder when they listened to their favorite songs.

Dangerous Dietary Supplements Return to Store Shelves

2 months agoHealth : Well

The Food and Drug Administration frequently recalls dietary supplements that are found to contain banned substances, but many of these products are back on the market months later, a new study found.

It’s Time to Try Nutty, Sour Trahana

2 months agoHealth : Well

No matter which type of trahana you use, I think you will want it in your pantry once you have tried it.

Genetic Variant May Shield Latinas From Breast Cancer

2 months agoHealth : Well

A new study’s findings may explain why Hispanic women have lower rates of breast cancer than other Americans.

Robotic Surgery Report Card

2 months agoHealth : Well

A study found that robotic surgery for benign gynecologic procedures had a higher rate of complication than conventional surgery, and was more costly.

A Weight Loss Belief Is Tested

2 months agoHealth : Well

A new randomized trial has found no long-term difference in weight regain among people who lost the pounds slowly and those who did so quickly.

Easing the Pain of Sickle Cell Disease

2 months agoHealth : Well

Sickle cell disease, a debilitating and sometimes life-threatening blood disorder, is relatively rare, so doctors may not know how to treat it.

Vulnerability to Fructose Varies, Health Study Finds

2 months agoHealth : Well

In some people, consumption of the sugar sharply effects a hormone that helps to regulate fat accumulation, researchers at Harvard reported.

Prostate Cancer Recurrence Risk Tied to Lipid Levels

2 months agoHealth : Well

Abnormal lipid levels are associated with an increased risk for recurrence of prostate cancer, researchers report.

O.C.D, a Disorder That Cannot Be Ignored

2 months agoHealth : Well

Obsessive compulsive disorder is characterized by intrusive and disturbing thoughts that compel the sufferer to engage in ritualistic, irrational behaviors to relieve the resulting anxiety.

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

3 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

3 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

3 months agoHealth : Well

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

Better Ways to Learn

3 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.

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