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Her Story, the Game, is Like the Podcast Serial…

I’m not a huge fan of murder mysteries in general — I have never, for example, watched CSI — but Josh and I have been sucked into the new game, Her Story, which came out on June 24th.  You can play it on the computer or any device.  Plus you need paper.  Lots and lots […]

In Case You Missed the Show: #MayoClinicRadio PODCAST June 27

LISTEN: MayoClinicRadio 06-27-15 PODCAST On this week's program, Dr. Robert Jenkins, a pathologist and specialist in laboratory genetics, explains new research that may lead to more effective treatments for gliomas... a type of brain cancer that's particularly hard to treat. Show More Summary

What Effect Does Marijuana Really Have on Weight Gain?

While cannabis alters the functions of neurobiological circuits controlling appetite, its effect on weight gain is complex since several factors appear to be involved, says Didier Jutras-Aswad, University of Montreal professor and researcher at the CHUM Research Centre.

From Egypt to Ann Arbor: Family goes the distance for father's heart surgery

Living in Egypt, Nassef Matoshaleh and his wife Wafaa explored hospitals around the world--the U.K., Germany, France, Canada and the U.S.--to perform surgery on Nassef's heart. The family prayed the trip to an Ann Arbor, Mich. hospital would bring him home healthy. And it did.

5 Truths About Dating Someone Whose Life Revolves Around Fitness

If you're dating someone who's passionate about fitness, you'll know these things to be true.

Morning Roundup: June 30, 2015

3 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Nick Gordon drunk outside Bobbi Kristina's hospice, Supreme Court okays execution drugs, and man on PCP destroys liquor store.

Lake Waconia Triathlon RACE REPORT!

If you didn't hear the story, here's how Pharmie and I came to race this triathlon on Sunday: • A few weeks ago, we signed up to do the "By George" triathlon on Saturday. • Lisa L was all set to watch our boys because she owed me babysitting...Show More Summary

The Irony of SB277 Mandated Vaccination During July 4th Week

Photo credit Jeff Gros Californians from San Fran to San Diego are working to fight SB277, a bill that removes not only vaccine exemptions but literally removes healthy American children from the classroom. In special education we have a ruling...

One Photo, One Story: Trekking Italy’s Dolomite Mountains

By Michael Lanza My family’s weeklong, hut-to-hut trek through northern Italy’s Dolomite Mountains started out with mind-blowing scenery, and each day seemed to bring even better views than the day before. On our fifth day, which began with a cable-car ride … Continue reading ?

Medical News Today: Sugary drink consumption 'may lead to over 184,000 global deaths each year'

Researchers estimate that consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks may lead to more than 184,000 deaths worldwide annually, with most of these deaths caused by diabetes.

The Battle for California, Part 5 - California Democrats Pass Fugitive Slave (I Mean, Anti-Vaxxer) Act and Guarantee Their Own Destruction!

By Kent Heckenlively, Esq. Nothing leads evil to its own destruction quicker than its own apparent success. It's how God leads the wicked to their demise. Consider the slave-owning South prior to the American Civil War. A trickle of slaves,...

Medical News Today: PTSD 'raises women's risks of heart attack and stroke'

A large, new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health finds that women with PTSD have up to a 60% higher chance of heart attack or stroke.

Medical News Today: Scientists discover gender difference in pain transmission

A mouse study has found that different immune cells in males and females are responsible for the transmission of pain, raising questions about human pain drug development.

Revealing the true face of the antivaccine movement

Late last week, something happened that I never would have predicted, and it’s all due to how the politics of the issue changed in the wake of the Disneyland measles outbreak earlier this year. The state that contains some of the most famous pockets of low vaccine uptake and some of the most famous antivaccine…

5 Ways to Sneak Healthy Foods in Every Day

Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Nicole Perry We partnered with Chobani on this post that gives a new perspective on foods you should be eating every day. Grab a Chobani Simply 100 ® for a delicious way to stay healthy and strong! Hitting...Show More Summary

Reader Poll: What’s Your Hammock Insulation System?

Hammocks are a great alternative to camping on the ground in a tent. You don’t have to worry about finding flat and level ground to pitch a tent, you don’t have to worry about rain flooding your tent at night, or about nasty spiders and snakes crawling into bed with you. If you have two trees […]            

Stay Fit While Traveling: California Edition

By College Tourist; Author: Ashley Ulbrich, University of Central Florida How to stay healthy when you're not at home While traveling, it is often difficult to stay in the normal routine of fitness and health. Some cities and rural areas can be more challenging because of the lack of workout studios, food stores, and healthy restaurants. Show More Summary

Gluten-Free Myths

If you aren’t on a G-free diet, chances are you know someone who is. In recent years, the percentage of people cutting gluten from their diet has ballooned to one in three, according to The NPD Group. But many aren’t doing it for the right reasons. Show More Summary

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