Researchers have put some numbers to the life expectancy lost to obesity and its most common associated conditions. The message, as always, is that it is a bad idea to let yourself accumulate excess fat tissue. It is easy to let things...Show More Summary
"I like the winter, a lot," he said.We were both on an elevator heading down to the mall below. I was taking my hat and scarf off, in preparation for meeting Joe who would put them, and my coat, in the bag behind my chair. He had taken...Show More Summary
My first endocrinologist was a very competent physician, but there was a certain disconnect in the relationship for me. I couldn't put my finger on what it was, exactly, until I moved to the Barbara Davis Center... The post Learning Styles and Diabetes Management appeared first on Diabetes Self-Management.
8 reasons why it's good for men to embrace their inner feminist.
The media keep us well supplied with tales of derring-do by high achieving elders. Former President George H.W. Bush skydives every five years, most recently on his 90th birthday. An 80-year-old Japanese man becomes the oldest to climb Mt. Everest....
California will use ion scanners and drug-sniffing dogs for visitors and staff.
Every day, I get links to interesting papers. It’s hard not to when thousands of new studies are published every day and thousands of readers deliver the best ones to my inbox. And while I enjoy thumbing through the links simply for curiosity’s sake, they can also seed new ideas that lead to research rabbit holes […]
Social class' impact on education and family life.
Sara McLarty, a pro triathlete and fantastic swimmer, wrote an article for competitor.com about 4 swim drills that can help your weakness. Check out what she has to say: Your problem: “I don’t move forward when I kick.” Vertical kick:...Show More Summary
Two armed guards had traveled hundreds of miles in a tractor-trailer laden with silver and gold when they started to smell gas.
Michael, My husband is in love with backpacking and takes trips around the U.S. every year, but since this will be his fortieth birthday, he has chosen the Pennine Alps hut hike in Switzerland that you wrote about in Backpacker. … Continue reading ?
Ben & Jerry's to make weed-infused ice cream, pair rescuing puppy hit by drunk driver, and man demands police return weed.
With a busy, hectic schedule, it sometimes feels like a miracle if we manage to get enough sleep, eat balanced meals, and squeeze in time for exercise. But did you know that there's an optimal time to do all these things? Get the facts...Show More Summary
During a recent interview with PEOPLE magazine, mom-to-be Tamera Mowry-Housley said she plans to wear makeup when she delivers her daughter later this Spring. "I feel like I have to up my fashion game already," she joked to the magazine. Show More Summary
A new study shows that the shape of a tumor cell can influence its response to inflammatory molecules in the immune system, so as to either drive or stop cancer.
A new study finds that infants with less diverse gut bacteria at 3 months are more likely to become sensitized to foods such as milk, egg or peanut at 12 months.
Dear Jimmy, The Sound of Vaccine Injury May I call you Jimmy? I feel like I know you, having invited you into my home so many times. Laughing with you. Crying with you when your Uncle Frank died. Reveling in...
Michelle Obama and others have backed the new initiative
Celebs like Beyonce are sharing quick workout tips to help Michelle Obama celebrate the 5th anniversary of Let’s Move! A-listers like Ryan Seacrest, Kerry Washington, Hugh Jackman, and John Legend have joined in on the fun by capturing a workout move on video. They’re all sharing videos of themselves doing five reps of a favorite [...]
With an emphasis on whole foods, zero grains, three square meals a day, and absolutely no alcohol, you might be concerned about where to start when it comes to the Whole30 diet. If you're hesitant to commit to this plan that does its best to eliminate snacks and desserts from your life, here's a sample meal plan for one day. Show More Summary