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Well: Ask Well: Can Ebola Be Transmitted in Semen?

4 hours agoHealth : NYT: Health

Could a man infect a woman through sex before he overtly falls ill?

Ask Well: Can Ebola Be Transmitted in Semen?

4 hours agoHealth : Well

Could a man infect a woman through sex before he overtly falls ill?

Trying to Lose Weight? These GIFs Could Explain Why It's Not Working

4 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Cheating on your diet every once in a while is no biggie - just brush off the cookie crumbs and get back on that healthy wagon! Sometimes, we think we know what's right for us when it comes to eating right and exercising. Well, we have the best intentions, but our thinking is all wrong. Show More Summary

Friday Funny 814: BFF Devon's Bike Crash

I posted this on pro-triathlete buddy Devon's Facebook page the other day: That beautiful man has such beautiful comebacks. Find lots more funny stuff on Steve in a Speedo

My Hep Story

When people think of my medical conditions there tends to be a pecking order… HIV gets top-billing, then hemophilia (raise your voices, my fellow thinbloods!)… and at the end of the line is poor ol’ hepatitis. Hep allowed me to share my story about how hepatitis has affected my life on their Hep Stories page. […]

The Perfect Treadmill Workout For a New Runner

5 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

If you're new to running, I'm a firm believer in easing into your relationship with running to give your body time to adjust to the physical demands - you don't want to get so sore that you never want to run again. Mixing walking and running is a great way to get your heart rate up while priming your body for distance and speed. Show More Summary

Obama Hugs Nurse Who Survived Ebola

5 hours agoHealth : Healthland

The nurse was cleared of Ebola Friday morning

City Room: Ebola Live Blog: New York’s First Reported Case

5 hours agoHealth : NYT: Health

Live coverage of the mayor’s press conference on the Ebola case and precautions around the city.

Guest Post: Clean Cuisine Cottage Pie (A British Food Makeover)

Today I wanted to share one of Blake’s favorite “Clean Cuisine” recipes and show you how I go about giving a British food favorite, Cottage Pie, an anti-inflammatory real food makeover. The three things I did to my Cottage Pie recipe to boost flavor, improve nutrition, and reduce inflammation were really rather simple.... Show More Summary

Nicotine Vaccine Could Help Smokers Kick the Habit

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The vaccine deprives the brain of nicotine, thereby eliminating the high caused by tobacco.

Experiment: Is It Possible To Walk 10,000 Steps A Day When You Have An Office Job?

I used to brag about my ability to walk around the city all day. Now that I have a 9-to-5, can I still clock in those coveted 10,000 steps? More » Experiment: Is It Possible To Walk 10,000 Steps A Day When You Have An Office Job? is a post from Blisstree - Get tips on healthy living, work outs, wellness & health food recipes. Advice & news on mental health & healthcare..

New Compounds Reduce Debilitating Inflammation

Six Case Western Reserve scientists are part of an international team that has discovered two compounds that show promise in decreasing inflammation in diseases such as ulcerative colitis and arthritis. The compounds appear to curtail inflammation-triggering signals from RIPK2. These findings appear in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.

42 Treats For the Ultimate Healthy Halloween

6 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

The never-ending deluge of Halloween junk food can make it hard to stick to any healthy-eating resolutions. Thankfully, there are fun ways to say no to the candy bowl while still feeling like you're indulging. Read on for over 42 healthy...Show More Summary

New A1C Target Set for Children with Type 1 Diabetes

According to a new position statement released at the Association’s 74th Scientific Sessions, the American Diabetes Association is lowering its target recommendation for blood glucose levels for children with type 1 diabetes to reflect...Show More Summary

Bushwhack Bailout

Mike and I were cold and wet when we reached the pond. We’d both gotten soaked on the bushwhack up to Mount Anderson (3740?) and had decided to hike back down to Norcross Pond and camp out instead of continuing deeper into the backcountry. Show More Summary

Canister Fever: Wolf Cub and North Peak, Blue Ridge Mountain

My right leg sank knee-deep in the black sulfurous mud before I completely toppled into the stuff. As soon as my friends got a whiff, they backed away from me to escape the stench and put some distance between themselves and my mud coated clothing. Show More Summary

PHOTOS: Men Get Half Naked on Twitter to Raise Awareness With #Pants2HIV

Men all over the U.K. are dropping trow thanks to a social media campaign that encourages nakedness on Twitter. read more

CDC Charges Johns Hopkins to Lead Development of Ebola Training Module for Nurses, Physicians and Health Care Workers

Johns Hopkins Medicine has been tasked by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to lead a group and to design an interactive Web-based learning program that guides health care workers, nurses and physicians through government-approved...Show More Summary

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