A little less than a year ago, the internet's collective blood was boiling over the public shaming and invasion of privacy of a naked 71-year-old woman at the gym - on Snapchat (!) - by former Playboy Playmate of the Year Dani Mathers. Show More Summary
If you're looking to shed pounds, cutting back on carbs can be an effective part of your weight-loss strategy. Most low-carb plans recommend eating between 50 and 150 grams of carbs per day, and all the following breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack recipes fall between one and 20 grams of carbs per serving. Show More Summary
Imagine this scenario (actually, it won't be too hard to imagine, we reckon): you've got your favorite exercise class booked, but that godforsaken time of month hath struck your uterus and you're otherwise debilitated. While you've heard that exercise might alleviate PMS symptoms, you're tired, crampy, kinda pissed, and not really feelin' it. Show More Summary
Getting ready for golf or tennis season? You can improve your swing with a simple twist. Remember, strong obliques help stabilize your trunk on the court, the course and beyond. Expert tips provided by wellness physical therapists at the Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program. Get more healthy action tips from the Mayo Clinic App. Watch: […]
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This week's case reviews the biopsy slides of a 45-year-old woman with a right labia lesion and no known previous cancer history. Can you make the diagnosis? View the case and make your diagnosis. Learn more about Mayo Clinic PathWays.
ESTIMADA MAYO CLINIC: A nuestro bebé le diagnosticaron un problema llamado hidronefrosis en uno de los riñones y nos dijeron que terminará por necesitar una cirugía. ¿Cuál es la causa, y cómo le afectará esa afección en el futuro? RESPUESTA: La hidronefrosis es una afección en la que la orina no fluye fuera del riñón, […]
Hepatitis is a disease characterized by inflammation of the liver. It comes in many forms, including hepatitis A, B and C. But what do those letter designations mean, and how do they differ from one another? In this Mayo Clinic Minute, infectious disease specialist Dr. Stacey Rizza explains the ABCs of hepatitis. Vivien Williams reports. […]
Stroke: Symptoms and causes A stroke is a medical emergency, and prompt treatment is crucial. A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving brain tissue of oxygen and nutrients. Within minutes, brain cells begin to die. Early action can minimize brain damage and potential complications. […]
ADHD & Marriage News - MAY 24, 2017 Quote of the Week “Power is not taken at all. It’s given to individuals by others, including their partners, children, coworkers, social groups, and communicates, because they’ve served the interests...Show More Summary
Get in your Doom Buggy as fast as you can and head to the closest runDisney expo: New Balance has limited-edition Haunted Mansion sneakers, and you can only get 'em in person at a Disney race expo. The Haunted Mansion Vazee Pace v2 running shoes retail for $130, though they're selling for much more on secondhand sites like eBay. Show More Summary
One of the best things I've picked up from the Tone It Up Nutrition Plan - what I now implement in my day-to-day eating and morning ritual - is its morning metabolism drink. The classic metabolism drink (known fondly as the abbreviated...Show More Summary
Losing weight isn't about doing one good thing like going for a run or throwing kale in your smoothie - it's made up of a million healthy choices that you make all day long, every day. Don't view this as a burden; view it as a fun challenge! Every hour is an opportunity to do something that can bring you closer to your weight goal. Show More Summary
(Infectious Diseases Data Observatory) A new study of malaria medicine quality in eight sub-Saharan African countries has found a large and potentially growing market for non-quality-assured (QA) malaria treatments -- medicines not pre-approved...Show More Summary
Literally everything hurts most the time, and I kind of love it. The post Yes, Everything Hurts appeared first on The Trek.
My whole backpacking life I have had something between my collar bones and shoulder straps to prevent the straps from pulling too much on my shoulders. Even though everyone knows most of your weight should be on your hips. I can’t even remember what it started with, but I know at one point we were using weird shoe gels stitched onto the straps. Show More Summary
The Republican overhaul of the federal health law passed by the House this month would result in slightly lower premiums and slightly fewer uninsured Americans than an earlier proposal. But it would l...
A new strategy - an injectable antibody - for lowering blood lipids and thereby potentially preventing coronary artery disease and other conditions caused by the build-up of fats, cholesterol, and other substances on the artery walls, is supported by findings from two new studies from researchers in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Today, in the New England Journal of Medicine, the team from University Health Network in Toronto that developed the organization's protocol for medical assistance in dying (MAiD) describes UHN's approach and experience. This comes a year after Canada decriminalized medically assisted dying throughout the country.
We've all been there — wide awake at 3 a.m., staring at the clock, unable to fall back to sleep until we drag our groggy selves out of bed and go to work exhausted. Millions of Americans are sleep-deprived, whether it's a case of too few hours — seven to eight hours nightly is optimal — or because...