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Observations From Below: Could You Just

People with disabilities are often seen as being lazy and dependent on the government. Like most stereotypes, this is an inaccurate belief and takes the pressure off society to deal with people's issues with employment, fair wages and abilities. Show More Summary

Mayo Clinic Minute: Six Heart Numbers Women Should Know

Cardiovascular disease is not just a men's issue. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says heart disease is the number one killer of men and women. In honor of the American Heart Association's National Wear Red Day, a day to build awareness about women's risk of heart attack and stroke, Mayo Clinic […]

Keeping Your Personal Health Info Private

Soon after my diagnosis I came to a level of acceptance of my diabetes that enabled me to open up to my circle of family, friends and colleagues.  This didn’t mean that I went around to strangers telling them my diabetes stories, but those around me who cared about me and needed to understand were aware.  But […]

Open Letter to Barack Obama on Your $1.1 Billion Opioid Initiative: The Imperative for Integrative Medicine

Dear President Obama: I received news today of your $1.1 billion initiative to fight the nation's epidemic of opioid abuse. No one questions the depth of the problems. What needs questioning is whether you are empowering the right professionals to find the solutions. Show More Summary

5 things the Year of the Monkey has in store for you

2 hours agoHealth : Well Good NYC

Your cheat sheet for surviving the next 12 party-filled, mindfulness-testing months.

Do You Feel the Need for Speed?

"I'd like to wear my braces just a few more months." -- said No One Time... it's the No. 1 obstacle to orthodontic treatment for adults and teens. Moving the hardest element in our body (a tooth) within the second hardest tissue in our...Show More Summary

The 4 Best Big Cities to Enjoy the Great Outdoors – Guest Post

What outdoors enthusiast doesn't dream of owning a small cottage in the Montana wilderness or living out on the Pacific Crest Trail for months at a time? For most of us, it's only a dream, but it is possible to strike a balance between the outdoors and normal life in the city. Show More Summary

Former Southland boxer Jamie Kavanagh escapes Ireland weigh-in shooting

2 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

Former Southland-trained boxer Jamie Kavanagh escaped safely Friday when gunmen fired assault weapons at a weigh-in in Dublin, Ireland, killing one person, before the lightweight’s planned Saturday bout. “Anyone asking I’m OK!” was posted on Kavanagh’s Twitter account. “Thanks you for asking. I...

Hillary Clinton's corporate speeches are a MacGuffin for her critics

2 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

 “This just in: In a lavishly compensated speech to hedge-fund managers, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton promised, if ever elected president, that she would unfailingly do the bidding of Wall Street. ‘I am at your disposal 24 hours a day, seven days a week,’ Clinton told the assembled...

'Lead helps guard your health': How American companies sold a toxic product

2 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

After toxic lead from old pipes started poisoning the drinking water in Flint, Mich., residents were outraged at the environmental regulators who incorrectly treated the water. The same thing had happened in Washington, D.C., more than a decade earlier. In both cities, poorly treated water corroded...

Men and Plastic Surgery — Watch the Top 5 Videos of the Week

1. Facial Rejuvenation With Botox and Juvederm — See This Woman's Injections Top Doctor Ariel Ostad smooths wrinkles with Juvederm and Botox. 2. 10 Days, 1000ccs Per Cheek: See This Brazilian Butt... Visit www.realself.com for the full story, cosmetic procedure reviews, and much more!

How to Tell If You're a Narcissist

Has social media really turned us all into preening narcissists?

This Is Why You Have Resting Bitch Face, Acccording to Science

You're definitely showing a different kind of emotion in your face.

American Heart Association’s National Wear Red Day

Today, Friday, Feb. 5, is the American Heart Association’s National Wear Red Day, which is meant to increase awareness that heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, even though it is 80 percent preventable. According to Mayo Clinic, many forms of heart disease can be prevented or treated with healthy lifestyle choices. In addition, […]

Why Do We Keep Telling Cancer Patients How to Feel and What to Do?

Do you remember when you were a small child and afraid of the dark? I do. Or maybe you were afraid of something lurking under your bed or in your closet. For years I thought something or someone was hiding under my bed just waiting to...Show More Summary

Open Letter to Barack Obama on Your $1.1 Billion Opioid Initiative: The Imperative for Integrative Medicine

Dear President Obama: I received news today of your $1.1 billion initiative to fight the nation's epidemic of opioid abuse. No one questions the depth of the problems. What needs questioning is whether you are empowering the right professionals to find the solutions. Show More Summary

The 3 Most Popular Styles of Hiking Deconstructed

Some people hike for months on end, some people track the peaks they've summited, and some just look for a nice picnic spot. Here are the 3 most popular styles of hiking....

UT Southwestern Recognized for Innovative System to Help Ensure Best Practices, Quality Care for Patients

UT Southwestern Medical Center has received the 2016 Healthcare Informatics Innovator of the Year Award for developing a comprehensive and agile system to identify, track, and report clinical quality and patient-reported outcomes across all ambulatory clinics in support of UT Southwestern's patient-centered care.

How I Racked up $73k in Medical Bills Without Spending One Night in a Hospital

Staying healthy is expensive -- especially in the United States. Our National Healthcare Expenditure (NHE) is closing in on 3.1 trillion dollars per year. Our per capita healthcare spending (total cost divided by number of citizens)Show More Summary

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