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Gov. Brown signs measure striking 'lynching' charge from California law

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

A bill to strike a controversial reference to lynching from California's criminal code was signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday.

Lakers will get a second meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

The Lakers requested and will receive a second meeting with free agent LaMarcus Aldridge, what they're calling a "follow-up" to their unsuccessful sit-down with him when free agency began Tuesday night.

14 Signs You're Definitely Having a Boy (VIDEO)

Post by Jeanne Sager. Congratulations, you're pregnant! You could wait for your ultrasound to find out the gender... or you could turn to the Old Wives. Here are some tried and true signs you're expecting a boy. See this video on The...Show More Summary

New Understanding of Retinoblastoma Proteins' Role in Cell Death and Cancer Progression

A review article published on the journal Oncotarget focusing on RB role in apoptosis provides a comprehensive overview on the role of RB proteins in the coordinated control of cell decisions.

NDSU Professor Receives NIH Grant for Cardiovascular Research

Stephen O'Rourke, professor of pharmaceutical sciences at North Dakota State University, Fargo, has received a $435,000 grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health to conduct cardiovascular research.

Allergies or a Cold: Can You Tell the Difference? (TRIVIA)

Post by Stephanie Booth. You're sneezing. Coughing. Your ears feel like they're filled with cotton, and all you want to do is crawl into bed and sleep for 9 hours, clutching a box of tissues. You're sick, all right. But is it a common...Show More Summary

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Celebrate July 4th with red, white and blue food Thyroid nodules Cholesterol: Top foods to improve your numbers Facial fillers for wrinkles Breast implants and cancer: Any connection?

Russian Officials Ban Yoga Fearing Spread Of ‘Religious Cults’

13 hours agoFitness / Yoga : YogaDork

Ugh. The inalienable right to practice yoga is not felt internationally, apparently. Russian officials have hopped on the anti-yoga train claiming the practice is “inextricably” linked to religion (aka Hinduism) and could “spread new...Show More Summary

The 2015 Grand Slam…For Kenya!

13 hours agoHealth / Fitness : Fat Cyclist

A Note from Fatty: If you already know what’s going on here and are ready to donate, just click here. You’re awesome. Thanks! This is the big one. The biggest fundraiser I’m going to do this year.  No, not just big. “Big” is too small of a word. This is the grand one.  This month — the whole month [...]

In case of hacked nude photos, a second guilty plea

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

A man admitted in federal court this week to stealing nude photos from women's email accounts and selling the images to an illicit website. 

5 officers to face dereliction charges in East Cleveland for deadly 2012 pursuit

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

Five Cleveland police officers who supervised a wild 2012 pursuit that left two people dead will now face dereliction charges in the suburb where the chase came to its deadly end, prosecutors announced Thursday.

Science proves what you suspected: hiking's good for your mental health

13 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

Do not underestimate the power of a walk in the woods: A new study suggests that even a 90- minute stroll in a natural environment can lead to measurable changes in the brain, and may help combat depression.

17 Signs You're Pregnant With a Baby Girl (VIDEO)

Post by Jeanne Sager. Whether you decide to find out the gender of your baby or not, the nine months of pregnancy are often spent pondering one thing: is it a boy or is it a girl? It's natural. Everyone from the midwife (or OB/GYN) to...Show More Summary

Exercise and Recovery in Postpartum Depression

I remember my postpartum depression and anxiety. I was so overwhelmed fighting for survival day by day, that energy for anything other than that was non existent. On the rare days that I did have energy, my anxiety made me too scattered to focus. Show More Summary

A Letter to My Pre-Bipolar Self

Dear 17-year-old Em, I know that high school has not been easy on you. Although your peers would never know it because you are a great actress, always with your big cheerleader smile, I know that when you go home, you cry a lot. I also...Show More Summary

Why a Compliment About My Eyes Was Hard for Me to Believe

Strabismus: "The Disorder that is both Obvious and Hidden" Whenever I hear or read the words strabismus or infantile esotropia, my heart stops and a pervasive feeling of numbness runs through my entire body. Immediately I know I am different in a way that is not good. Show More Summary

Defining Spirit(uality)

Spirit defines what spirituality means for her on the trail....

5 Tips to Avoid Summer Weight Gain in Kids

School's out for the summer, and the kids are finally free to get outside and play. That plus the abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables should make summer the healthiest time of year for kids. The reality, however, is more disturbing. According...Show More Summary

9 Tips for a Guilt-Free Fourth of July BBQ

The Fourth of July marks the season for summer barbecues. For many of us, that means burgers, hot dogs, and more diet disaster. But it doesn't have to be. As a nutritionist, I spend a lot of time educating clients on how to stay healthy, or even lose a few pounds, when attending summer BBQs and parties. Show More Summary

Top US auto safety regulator says Chrysler to face sanctions

14 hours agoHealth : Booster Shots

Fiat Chrysler will be punished soon for failing to follow the law in 23 recalls involving more than 11 million vehicles, the nation's top auto safety regulator said Thursday.

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