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Can't Kick Your Sinus Infection? This Can Help

7 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Don't let your guard down - cold season is still in full effect. The combination of Winter's dry air, a turned-up thermostat, and closed windows can wreak havoc on your respiratory system. The best way to combat dry air and reduce your susceptibility to infection is to invest in a humidifier. Show More Summary

Accuracy of gestational age estimation from last menstrual period among women seeking abortion in South Africa, with a view to task sharing: a mixed methods study

The requirement for ultrasound to establish gestational age among women seeking abortion can be a barrier to access. Last menstrual period dating without clinical examination should be a reasonable alternative...

Exploring provider perspectives on respectful maternity care in Kenya: “Work with what you have”

Promoting respect and dignity is a key component of providing quality care during facility-based childbirth and is becoming a critical indicator of maternal health care. Providing quality care requires essenti...

Factors influencing institutional delivery service utilization in Dembecha district, Northwest Ethiopia: A community based cross sectional study

The risk of death from complications relating to pregnancy and childbirth over the course of a woman’s lifetime is higher in the developing countries. Improving the health of mothers and children through well-...

Funny Quotes About Working Out (or Rather, NOT Working Out)

Having a tough time motivating yourself for a workout? Maybe a little humor will help get you to the gym. Related Hilarious Weight-Loss Quotes to Instantly Feel Better About Your Diet Damn You, Delicious Pizza, For Making It So Hard to Lose Weight! On Your Quest For Flat Abs, These Quotes Should Make You Laugh

Low-Carb Diets Actually Work (and Are Good For You), Study Says

In the ongoing debate on whether fat is the enemy of waistlines and healthy hearts, an in-depth study may have the answer: if you want to lose weight and be healthier, opt for a low-carb diet over a low-fat one. Related This Is the Best...Show More Summary

After solar eclipse, Americans' eyes seem mostly none the worse

8 hours agoHealth : Reuters: Health

(Reuters) - Eye doctors who had braced themselves for at least a few patients after a dazzling solar eclipse swept the United States cautiously exhaled on Tuesday, with some hospitals reporting zero cases of damaged vision so far.

These Healthy Paleo Breakfasts Are So Tasty, They Might as Well as Be Dessert

9 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Eating a gluten-free or Paleo diet means there are so many options out there to eat delicious, healthy meals. Breakfasts are no exception, and if you're the kind of person who likes to satisfy your sweet tooth in the morning, look no further. Show More Summary

9 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting CrossFit

After hitting my one-year CrossFitversary in July, I've had so any people asking me about CrossFit. It has been an amazing journey so far, and I wish I'd known these nine things before I started. It's as Awesome as People Say It Is When I signed up for one month of CrossFit, it was actually to see how stupid it was. Show More Summary

Which Workout You Should Try This Year Based on Your Zodiac Sign

10 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

It's always a good time to start experimenting with new workouts - especially ones that speak to your soul. And by soul we mean zodiac sign! Play into your personality with styles of exercise that were meant for you. Which workout is right for you? Scroll through to find your sign! Related A 12-Month "I Am Strong" Challenge Better Than Any New Year's Resolution

Ditch the Produce Aisle, Because Frozen Vegetables Are Crazy Nutritious

The primary battle we have with ourselves when we're shopping for fresh produce is whether we should go for organic or regular fruits and vegetables. But you might want to start considering buying frozen vegetables as well, because they...Show More Summary

The 1 Ingredient I Add to My Smoothie Every Morning to Poop Like a Champion

I'm a complete bore when it comes to my smoothie routine. I put the same four things into my blender without fail - almond milk, Garden of Life Sport protein powder, hemp seeds, and spinach. A few weeks ago, though, I started addingShow More Summary

Which Workout You Should Try This Year Based on Your Zodiac Sign

It's always a good time to start experimenting with new workouts - especially ones that speak to your soul. And by soul we mean zodiac sign! Play into your personality with styles of exercise that were meant for you. Which workout is right for you? Scroll through to find your sign! Related A 12-Month "I Am Strong" Challenge Better Than Any New Year's Resolution

Steroids not effective for chest infections in non-asthmatic adults

Oral steroids should not be used for treating acute lower respiratory tract infection (or 'chest infections') in adults who don't have asthma or other chronic lung disease, as they do not reduce the duration or severity of symptoms.

Massive California verdict expands J&J's talc battlefield

10 hours agoHealth : Reuters: Health

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A massive California verdict in a lawsuit alleging Johnson & Johnson's talc-based products cause cancer has opened a new front in the litigation, upending the company's hopes that the cases were only gaining traction in Missouri, legal experts said.

Venture Funds for Longevity Science: an Interview with Laura Deming

10 hours agoHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

Laura Deming runs the Longevity Fund, which was arguably the first of the current small group of venture funds focused on supporting companies that commercialize implementations of aging research, depending on how we want to classify the incubator activities of the Methuselah Foundation over the past decade. Show More Summary

Girls and social media: 'You are expected to live up to an impossible standard'

Pressure to project a ‘perfect’ life online is affecting the wellbeing of one in three girls, a poll has found. We asked for your views One in three young women feel under pressure to present themselves as having a “perfect” life on social media, a survey has found. Show More Summary

Girls suffer under pressure of online 'perfection', poll finds

UK charity Girlguiding says biggest internet worry for 35% of girls aged 11-21 is comparing themselves with others The quest to create the image of a “perfect” life on social media is affecting the wellbeing of one in three girls, according to a survey. Show More Summary

You Want to Master Pull-Ups, But You Don't Have a Bar? Try This Hack

10 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

I'm really trying to work on pull-ups and I figured out this hack for doing them at home using a table. Let me clarify: a STURDY table! A post shared by Jenny Sugar (@jennysugar) on Aug 22, 2017 at 1:29pm PDT When I started CrossFit over a year ago, goal number one was to be able to do a pull-up. Show More Summary

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