The worst outbreak in Indiana’s history, which stems largely from the intravenous use of the prescription painkiller Opana, has prompted a whirlwind response effort.
A pair of ride-sharing companies were issued permits Monday to begin picking up passengers at Orange County's John Wayne Airport, one of the first large Southern California airports to allow the service.
The sport known for black eyes and bloody noses is now the workout of choice for fashion's most beautiful faces. Here's why.
The restaurant beloved by Los Angeles’ hip health-conscious types is now serving affirmations in DTLA—and some exclusive, culinary dishes.
Your step-by-step guide to pulling together this healthy breakfast the night before. The post Try This Healthy, Make-Ahead Chia Pudding Breakfast appeared first on SELF.
Looking back at my life, if I were to identify a common theme, it is feeling misunderstood. It sounds so much like a cliché, that many roll their eyes when hearing the phrase. “Everyone feels misunderstood,” they say. But what’s interesting is that those in my life who have said that, have gradually come to realize that it is true.
With the recognition that 5 to 10 percent of cancers are due to inherited mutations, it is especially important that people work with their physicians to identify their cancer risk and, when appropriate, do gene testing to see if they have a mutation. Show More Summary
It has been said, "The social power to define and categorize another person's experience is not a power to be ignored." The health activation movement is alive and well at the 2015 College for Behavioral Health Leadership Conference....Show More Summary
Alcoholic avatars and penny pinching insurance companies – a match made in heaven. None of us would complain about less time spent wasted in doctor’s waiting rooms, or better and more affordable healthcare! Emerging internet based interactive platforms promise to … Continue reading ? The post Virtual Drug Rehabs. They’re Coming. appeared first on TroubleBlog.
This morning at the gym our workout included rope climbs. Something I’ve never been able to do. I decided I’d give a shot not thinking I’d make it about half way. Well… I did it!! Multiple times! I couldn’t believe it! I left the gym on cloud nine. I love making this kind of progress at […]
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill Monday that requires abortion providers to tell women they can reverse the effects of a drug-induced abortion.
UnitedHealth Group Inc., the largest health insurer in the United States, agreed to spend more than $12 billion to buy an Illinois pharmacy benefits management firm, saying it is seeking to control the rising costs of prescription drugs.
In a somewhat frightening illustration of anti-vaccine trends, a new report estimates that among groups affected in the recent measles outbreak, the rates of measles-mumps-rubella immunization might have been as low as 50 percent.
Post by Maressa Brown. It's pretty clear that butts are all the rage. And while we're making it like all the booty hype is brand new, women's shapely bums have always had sex appeal, while other parts of our body have gotten the shaft. Show More Summary
Dietician and nutritionist Belinda Reynolds answers the most common questions about the dangers associated with taking pre-workout supplements.
It is now day 24 of my hike, and I’ve only posted one blog. This is in part due to my natural tendancy towards procrastination, and my lack of desire to type in the woods. When I have been in town, I have all too often found myself in a daze- ready to eat and......
Oakley just added new bright-light PRIZM technology to their lineup just in time for spring.
Chronic pain is a common disease state, which affects more than one million people in Switzerland. Unfortunately, in a lot of cases proper treatment strategies are missing. “The constant perception of pain severely influences the quality of life of the patients and represents an extraordinary emotional burden,” Thomas Nevian from the Department of Physiology at […]
Admittedly, I don't have a lot in common with Angelina Jolie, but I relate deeply to her recent writing in the New York Times about having her ovaries removed because she has a mutation on the BRCA gene, predisposing her to breast and ovarian cancer. Show More Summary
It's true: if you're worried about getting rid of saddlebags - that fleshy part around your hips and where your thighs and butt meet - the answer isn't entirely in the gym. Both genetics and diet play a part in whether or not you'reShow More Summary