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URL :http://healthland.time.com/
Filed Under:Health
Posts on Regator:7157
Posts / Week:27.8
Archived Since:August 28, 2009

Blog Post Archive

This Is What We Lost Aboard Malaysia Airways Flight MH17

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

Late last night, a terrific HIV vaccine researcher, Wayne Koff, sent me a quick note, indicating Joep Lange perished aboard the jet senselessly shot down over Ukraine. I reeled. Joep was one of the group of “Young Turks” from Amsterdam, amazing AIDS researchers that in the 1990s led the way to our modern treatment era.…

FDA Warns Against Powdered Caffeine

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

The agency issued a statement Friday recommending that consumers avoid the potent powders

3 New Plague Cases Confirmed in Colorado

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

The state health department has found a total of four people infected with the pneumonic plague

Fewer HIV Patients Are Dying of AIDS-Related Causes

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

With better treatments, more HIV positive patients are dying of non-AIDS conditions such as cancer

Chikungunya in Florida Man Is First Case Acquired in the U.S.

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that the first case of the mosquito-borne virus chikungunya infection picked up in the U.S. occurred in a Florida man who had not recently traveled abroad.

Alcohol Plus Energy Drinks Makes You Want to Drink More, Study Says

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

A small study shows people drinking vodka Red Bulls want to drink more

Childhood Sexual Abuse Raises Heart Disease Risk In Adulthood

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

Researchers link early sexual abuse to greater risk of developing blocked heart arteries

A Common Cholesterol Drug’s Safety Is In Question

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

New studies suggest Niacin doesn't help, but harms users

Cancer Wages Its Own War Against Syrian Refugees

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

A higher rate of cancer among Syrian refugees is forcing doctors, patients and humanitarian organisations to make difficult decisions about who does, and does not, receive care

6 Weird Scientific Facts About Love

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

Sure, you know the basics about the birds and the bees, but how much do you really know about what goes on in your body—and your mind—while you’re falling head over heels or doing the deed? Here are some fascinating facts about love and sex that may surprise you. MoreHow Israelis Feel About the Gaza…

Removing Both Breasts May Not Improve Survival From Breast Cancer

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

The latest study adds support to the data suggesting that in some cases, less may be more in treating breast cancer

Is Organic Food Really Healthier?

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

The latest research sheds some light on how to shop

There’s A lot of Junk Food at the School Nutrition Conference

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

This year's annual conference run by the School Nutrition Association is not without politics

Pigs Can Grow Their Own Pacemakers

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

And the scientists say that the technique, which involves cutting edge reprogramming of cells, may be tested in people soon

5 Groundbreaking Drugs That May Prevent Alzheimer’s

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

Researchers are testing some promising drug candidates to halt Alzheimer’s dementia – even before symptoms start

Spacing Out Kids’ Vaccines Can Hurt Their Health, Experts Say

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

All those shriek-inducing pokes may seem excessive but the rewards of following national vaccination guidelines far outweigh the risks, experts say

We’re One Step Closer to Better Sunscreen

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

A bill for better sunscreen is on its way to Congress

3 Skin Products You Need to Stop Using

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

You may think that as long as an item is on store shelves, it’s got a proven health and safety record. But the truth is, the long-term impact of personal-care creations aren’t always fully understood until years after they go to market. More'Very Grateful': Bowe Bergdahl Hires Military Lawyer NBC NewsDiver Saves Sea Turtle And…

Girl, 9, Killed by Brain-Eating Parasite in Water

2 weeks agoHealth : Healthland

Kansas and Florida officials issue health warnings about swimming in fresh water

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