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Bipartisan Senate Bill Seeks Millions for Addiction Treatment

2 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Even if passed, the $80 million legislation is almost assured to be doomed by the Republican-led House.

How to Make Addiction Treatment Way More Successful - Sage Advice From Two Experts

2 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Overall, addiction treatment and public policy toward it is actually regressing despite pockets of progress. Two of America's great researchers analyze the current situation.

Eggs from Backyard Chickens May Pose Consumption Problems

What you don’t know about your chickens could hurt you or others. Whether you’re raising chickens in your backyard as pets or as a source of fresh eggs, a Kansas State University pharmacologist, Ronette Gehring, associate professor of veterinary pharmacology at the university’s College of Veterinary Medicine and regional director of the Midwest branch of […]

Goal Play! hits 10K

I just received notice that Goal Play! has sold 10,000 copies. I am honored that so many people have read and enjoyed these leadership lessons and recommended the book to their friends and colleagues. Thank you!

269 Pounds

I weigh 269 pounds — down from 344 pounds — up from 199.… The post 269 Pounds appeared first on 344 Pounds.


I turned 28 last Friday. My wife and I are staying in Myrtle Beach all this week to celebrate my birthday, as well as my wedding anniversary (which is today!).  I’ll let you decide which one of those we’re celebrating more. I’ve been burning lots of calories playing with my kids in the pool/ocean 4-5 hours every day. Show More Summary

4 Things People Don’t Tell You About Major Weight Loss

3 hours agoHealth : Healthland

Losing weight and getting healthier should be a good thing…right? Well, as Rosie O’Donnell told ABC News, shedding a lot of pounds may not instantly change your life for the better. More3 Surprising Reasons You’re Burned Out at WorkOne Dose of Antidepressant Changes the Brain, Study FindsMissing UVA Student Probe Leads Cops to Apartment NBC…

235.8 Pounds

I haven’t stepped onto this scale in over a month. The desire and motivation to lose weight has always been there, but so have 12 hour days at the office and 3-straight weeks of rainy, “stay inside and eat snacks with my daughter while...Show More Summary

An Awesome Workout Playlist – 29 Songs

I’m running out of adjectives for my workout playlists. Bill Conti – Gonna Fly Now (Theme from Rocky) Bill Conti – Going the Distance Breaking Benjamin – I Will Not Bow Breaking Benjamin – Dance With The Devil Buckcherry – Crazy Bitch Chevelle...Show More Summary

how do we talk about yoga, privilege & power?

Despite efforts from progressive yoga practitioners, the public perception of the practice associate it with privilege & magical thinking. How do we change this?

A Better Way to Track Emerging Cell Therapies Using MRIs

In a paper published September 17 in the online journal Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh and elsewhere describe the first human testsShow More Summary

Man recalls amazing recovery: ‘I don’t remember when I first woke up. I remember dreaming…’

3 hours agoHealth : The Checkup

Dylan Williams, who turned 23 this week, sustained a devastating head injury after being hit by a car less than two years ago. The initial prognosis was grim: Scans showed extensive damage at a cellular level and injury to the areas that control arousal and alertness. Read full article >>

Kristen Bell Rides In Style in LA

Mom-to-be Kristen Bell was spotted getting into an awaiting limo in Los Angeles on Wednesday(September 17). The post Kristen Bell Rides In Style in LA appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

Friday Funny 794: Graphic Design Fails

The spacing between letters - it's called "kerning." All of these need better kerning: Lots more funny things on! Steve in a Speedo

10 Worst ‘Sick’ Day Excuses Real People Have Used (PHOTOS)

Post by Sasha Brown-Worsham. Have you ever called in sick to work? Have you ever called in sick when you TOTALLY were not? A hilarious Reddit thread features some of the worst best excuses there are out there to get out of work, and some of them are downright genius. Everyone needs a mental health day once in a while. Show More Summary

MS Is Becoming a ‘Young Person’s Disease’

In a recent conversation with my dear friend (and fellow MS activist) Emma Rogan, we were discussing some of the employment programs she is heading up for the European Multiple Sclerosis Platform (EMSP). As it often does with good friends, our chat zigged and zagged through a number of rapids, eddies, and deep pools. One [...]

Only 5 billion years until The Milky Way gets gobbled up

4 hours agoHealth : The Checkup

Scientists already knew that big galaxies like to chow down on smaller ones -- which is just a cute way of saying that when they collide, the larger galaxy gains the mass of the smaller one. According to a new study published in theShow More Summary

12 Marathon Training Tips For Time-Crunched Runners

4 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Marathon training tips perfect for busy runners - Women's Running Try the tone-every-inch resistance band workout - Fitness These crazy-effective kettlebells double as works of art - Greatist 10 mistakes that make cravings worse - Health Pack...Show More Summary

CDC’s New “HIV Treatment Works” Supports National Efforts to Improve Outcomes Along the HIV Care Continuum

Earlier this week, I had the privilege of participating in the launch of HIV Treatment Works, CDC’s first national communication campaign focused exclusively on encouraging treatment and care for people living with HIV. The campaign features people living with HIV talking about how sticking with care and treatment helps them stay healthy and protect others....

South Carolina Man Illegally Operated Rehabs In Three States

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Clayton Alfred White declared himself to be a professional drug counselor despite having no license or even training.

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