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Want to Stay Full Until Dinner? Add These 3 Things to Your Salad

Eating more veggies is one of the easiest things you can do to lose weight - they're low in calories and high in fiber, which keeps you feeling full for longer. I usually make a point to eat one huge salad for one of my meals each day...Show More Summary

This New Product Claims it Can Prevent Peanut Allergies in Infants

Although Hello, Peanut! can help introduce your infant to peanut products, experts say that you don't really need anything fancy to get the job done.

US Military surgeons in Afghanistan treat civilian injuries

15 hours agoHealth : Reuters: Health

(Reuters Health) - At U.S. military facilities in Afghanistan, roughly half of the surgeries done for local civilians during more than a decade of war have been for non-combat injuries and health problems, a recent study suggests.

These Sweet Potato Cinnamon Rolls Taste Even Better Than the Treats From Your Childhood

The scent of cinnamon rolls baking fills my entire body with joy and anticipation. They were a childhood breakfast treat. Unfortunately, my adult stomach often aches from eating all that sweetness for a morning meal, and the sugar crash...Show More Summary

BU: HPV vaccine associated with improved fertility in some women

(Boston University School of Medicine) More than 40 percent of American teens are now getting vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV). But, despite HPV infection being associated with reduced semen quality and lower pregnancy rates, there is still public concern about whether the HPV vaccine itself could affect future fertility.

Gulf spill oil dispersants associated with health symptoms in cleanup workers

(NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences) Workers who were likely exposed to dispersants while cleaning up the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill experienced a range of health symptoms including cough and wheeze, and skin and eye irritation, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Show More Summary

Cell model of the brain provides new knowledge on developmental disease

(Karolinska Institutet) By reprogramming skin cells into nerve cells, researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden are creating cell models of the human brain. In a new study published in Molecular Psychiatry the researchers describe how cells from patients with the severe developmental disease lissencephaly differ from healthy cells. Show More Summary

12 Ways to Make Mushrooms Taste Like Meat

Mushroom recipes that won't make you say, "Where's the beef?" Whether you're vegetarian or just want to eat less meat, these mushroom recipes have you covered.

How First 'Vouchers' in UCLA Kidney Donation Program Led to 25 Lifesaving Transplants

A new UCLA-led study published in the September issue of the peer-reviewed journal Transplantation traces how the first three "kidney voucher" cases led to 25 lifesaving kidney transplants across the United States.

Gulf Spill Oil Dispersants Associated with Health Symptoms in Cleanup Workers

Workers who were likely exposed to dispersants while cleaning up the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill experienced a range of health symptoms including cough and wheeze, and skin and eye irritation, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Show More Summary

Managing Negative Emotions Can Help Pregnant Smokers Quit

A new study by scientists in the University at Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions has shown that pregnant smokers are more likely to quit if they can learn to manage negative emotions that lead to smoking.

Transformative Gift from The Munk Charitable Foundation Propels the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre into the Future, Cementing its Role as a Global Leader in Cardiovascular Care

University Health Network (UHN) announced today that The Peter and Melanie Munk Charitable Foundation is increasing its support to the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre (PMCC) with a transformative gift of $100 million.

chocolate with cranberries from Frankfurt, Germany

last year we did some fundraising for a homeless shelter that accepts men and women, couples, and dogs. When my step-father was sick (he’s the one i call Mr. Cinnamon Toast in podcasts), he asked that his clothes be donated to a few charities, and this special homeless shelter was one. he also had a […]

Spinach and Tomato Pasta With a Poached Egg

Poaching an egg takes a little practice, but once you’ve got it, it’s an impressive skill you’ll have up your sleeve forever.

Red cosmetic powder used in Hindu ceremonies contain unsafe lead levels

(Rutgers University) Sindoor -- a cosmetic powder sold in the United States and used during Hindu religious and cultural ceremonies -- has unsafe levels of lead, according to a Rutgers University study. Researchers from the School of Public Health say at a minimum there is a need to monitor sindoor lead levels and make the public aware of the potential hazards.

This 'Sunny-Side Up' Birth Photo Is Unlike Anything You've Ever Seen

Post by Lauren Levy. There's no question that the things a woman's body can do are incredible and that childbirth is mesmerizing. But if you need a reminder of just how miraculous this process is -- or just want your mind to be blown -- check out this newborn's grand entrance that was actually removed from Instagram. Show More Summary

Obamacare repeal must move quickly, says Senate's McConnell

16 hours agoHealth : Reuters: Health

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate's top Republican on Tuesday urged quick action on a bill to repeal Obamacare but stopped short of promising to bring it to the Senate floor for a vote, as the clock ticks down on the latest attempt to kill the 2010 healthcare law.

Pharmacist in deadly U.S. meningitis outbreak disregarded safety -prosecutor

16 hours agoHealth : Reuters: Health

BOSTON (Reuters) - A Massachusetts pharmacist charged with murder for his role in a deadly 2012 U.S. meningitis outbreak showed "shocking" disregard for safety standards, a federal prosecutor said at the start of the trial on Tuesda...

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