After four years of headaches, a British man was found to have a rare guest living inside his skull: a tapeworm. The case is reported in the journal Genome Biology. Does your head hurt yet? Give it a minute. Read full article >>
First things first: When you go to the bathroom, wash your hands properly when you're done. Seriously. This is not a drill. But what to do with those wet hands? Putting them under a hand dryer could end up spreading bacteria in public...Show More Summary
This newly released image of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, taken as the Philae lander first approached it, is breathtaking even in two dimensions. But if you've got red-blue 3-D glasses on hand, you can see it in stereoscope, too. Read full article >>
Dumbbells are an active girl's best friend because they're fairly inexpensive, compact, easy to use, and allow you to tone every part of your body. Using them can be a little confusing since they come in so many sizes, and many people may not realize that one size doesn't fit all exercises. Show More Summary
I just completed an interview, as part of research into the effect that working with people who have been traumatized has on you in the role of helper, and am a little traumatized from the experience itself. To be fair, the interview...Show More Summary
Hey, All — if you’ve got questions about life with diabetes, then you’ve come to the right place! That would be our weekly diabetes advice column, Ask D’Mine, hosted by veteran type 1, diabetes author and community educator Wil Dubois.… The post Ask D’Mine: Thanks, Diabetes (Just in Time for Turkey Day) appeared first on DiabetesMine: the all things diabetes blog.
By Dan Olmsted We can’t offer you a very special concert with Yanni, or every episode of Upstairs Downstairs on DVD. All we can promise is that, with your help, we’ll keep doing what we’re doing. Boring, I know. But...
When you start the day with a carb-heavy breakfast, the morning can sometimes drag, causing you to reach for that second cup of coffee. Try cutting down on carbs, and reach for one of these high-protein breakfast recipes instead. Whether...Show More Summary
Trip report by site editor Rick McCharles Foprang Danda 3190m – Gosankund 4380m Enjoying my morning coffee in paradise. The Lodge owner walked me out to a shortcut trail through the haunted forest, skipping Sing Gompa, saving perhaps an hour. … Continue reading ?
We all have Thanksgiving Day dishes we love but the calories and saturated fat, not so much. Dietitian Julie Upton, MS, RD of Appetite For Health has great tips and simple tweaks to make your favorite holiday dishes healthier without sacrificing the flavor. Rich and creamy mashed potatoes, sweet cranberry sauce, bread stuffing, pecan pie... Show More Summary
We advise you to grab a seat, grab a screen and watch this right now. “Who Owns Yoga?” is a documentary from Al Jazeera English Reporter Bhanu Bhatnagar and in its short 50 minutes it covers so much ground about the issues and challenges...Show More Summary
Source: Shutterstock We partnered with Spotify on this post that pairs working up a good sweat with the perfect tunes to keep you going. And what's better than a workout you actually enjoy? Get up and get moving with high-intensity workouts that sweat the pounds off. Show More Summary
Dr. Steiner, whose discoveries were used by insulin manufacturers to improve their products, wrote hundreds of articles as a professor at the University of Chicago.
Instead of being re-enrolled in their previous plan if they took no action, people could be switched to the cheapest plan in the same category.
The leaders of the United Nations and the World Health Organization said nearly 500 people in Mali and Guinea had been exposed to a sickened imam who had been misdiagnosed.
The study upended conventional thinking about health insurance, and many of the individual stories were compelling and surprising in their own right.
As dusk faded, a thick, subzero cold oozed back into the Kuskokwim Valley, as though daylight had been the only force holding it at bay. We were coated in frost by the time we arrived in Nikolai, barraging the Petruskas all at once with five hungry walkers who hadn’t stepped inside a building in three days. Show More Summary