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Amazing HIV+ Gay Men: Sean Strub

It’s been been more than 30 years since activist and author Sean Strub was diagnosed with HIV, and every year since that moment he’s been making a major impact in the fight for justice for people with HIV. read more

b.k.s iyengar remembered: the yoga world pays tribute

In the days following the death of yoga legend, B.K.S. Iyengar, those who knew, studied with, or simply admired him pay tribute online.

Advanced Notice: Map and Compass Instructional Weekend

16 hours agoFitness / Hiking : Section Hiker

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to use a compass for off-trail navigation, I’ll be co-teaching an Appalachian Mountain Club Compass Navigation course on Friday September, 25, 2014 – Sunday, September 28, 2014, with Grid-finisher Joe Comuzzi, who’s been teaching this class for some 30 years, and taught me. The class will be held […]            

Ali Larter Attends Pampers Celebration in NYC

Mama-to-be Ali Larter glowed as she walked the red carpet at a Pampers event in New York City on Wednesday(August 20th). The post Ali Larter Attends Pampers Celebration in NYC appeared first on Growing Your Baby.

World Briefing: Congo: Illness Kills at Least 70 People

17 hours agoHealth : NYT: Health

At least 70 people have died in the northern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo from an outbreak of hemorrhagic gastroenteritis, the World Health Organization said Thursday.

Ask Well: Are Spray-On Sunscreens Safe?

18 hours agoHealth : Well

A reader asks: Spray-on sunscreen has airborne particles that can spread or be inhaled, or can get into one’s eyes. Is this safe?

Well Design: In Redesigned Room, Hospital Patients May Feel Better Already

19 hours agoHealth : NYT: Health

Often ignored by front-rank architects, left to corporate specialists who churn out too many heartless buildings, hospitals are a critical frontier for design.

Can a nutritionist-in-your-handbag app really improve your eating habits?

19 hours agoHealth : Well Good NYC

We road-tested Rise, an app that provides nutritional guidance from an RD via your smartphone, during an always potentially treacherous week of dining in New York.

Test Your Hamstring Endurance With The Scale Cooker (Men's Health)

The #WeekendWorkout is into its sixth week and we're challenging you to prove yourself.

Eat Like An Olympian (Men's Health)

Former Olympian Matt Shirvington takes us through what's fueling his body with during his six-week transformation

10 Thursday Thoughts

Happy Thursday! With both kids still home this week my brain is frazzled! I don’t want to wish them away to school (ok, I kind of do) but I also can’t wait until we have a weekly routine again. The 3-Year-Old starts his new pre-school on Monday and the 9-Year-Old goes into FOURTH GRADE on [...]

The Gift of Sight - Rand Paul Joins University of Utah Moran Eye Center Surgeons in Guatemala Outreach

Several times a year, eye surgeons from the University of Utah's Moran Eye Center set up medical eye camps in some of the most neglected corners of the world, including South Sudan, Micronesia, Haiti, Bolivia and Myanmar. The medical...Show More Summary

All-Day Habits For a Better Night's Sleep

21 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

Think that your before-bed habits are the only thing affecting your quality of sleep? Guess again. Your habits all day long can have major implications on how you feel when you hit the hay. Read up to get the best shut-eye possible! Morning Keep...Show More Summary

Without New Medical Technologies Your Odds of Living to 100 are Extremely Poor

22 hours agoHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

Very few people become centenarians, making it to the old age of 100 years. As you pass 80 and 90 years of age your past and current lifestyle choices start to diminish in significance, while genetic variations gain a growing influence on your survival as an increasingly damaged and frail individual. Show More Summary

Are You Lonely? Here are 7 Ways to Change That

It’s not easy being lonely. But there’s something you can do about it. Here are some ideas. read more

It's too crowded here!

Hi, I'm back from a trail-riding trip in the Chilcotin Mountains of British Columbia. Long quiet days on the horses, through woods and flower-filled meadows. Expansive views. Not many people. It's a bit hard to come back...But lots of blog topics have piled up. Watch this space next week.

Alcohol, Internet Gambling Addictions Skyrocket in Japan

22 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A recent survey showed a sharp rise in addictions that exacerbated by social stigma.

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