Amanda Bynes is doing better emotionally and physically, according to the latest report from TMZ. Bynes’ emotional health has made for a terrible year for the child-star. Now, family and friends say she is improving, and they are hopeful that things will continue to improve for The Amanda Show actress. Show More Summary
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers sounded optimistic about his chances of playing in Week 17 after injuring his left calf early in last Sunday’s victory over the Buccaneers. Rodgers didn’t douse any of that optimism on Tuesday. He participated in practice with the rest of the team and went through all of the drills during the…
Older adults who have greater heart and lung health also have better memory recall and cognitive capabilities. The study, which appears online in the Journal of Gerontology, examines the relationship between cardiorespiratory fitness...Show More Summary
How can Americans get better health care for less money? There's a quiet experiment going on among primary-care physicians, and the results are intriguing
Meet Daisy — the new sensor and smartphone app that will allow you to better take care of your plants, and allow them to “communicate their needs to stay in optimum health.” A month ago I wrote about the Blossom smart sprinkler system,...Show More Summary
Viewers are better off ignoring the advice of television physicians, according to a new study. British researchers found that half the recommendations made on “The Dr. Oz Show” or “The Doctors,” two of the best-known medical talk shows, had no scientific basis – and some of...
Celebs like Beyoncé and Jay Z took on the 22-day vegan challenge for good reason. A diet free of animal products can improve your health, increase your energy, offer better digestion, speed up your metabolism, and help you lose weight. Show More Summary
From MedPage Today: High-Dose Flu Vaccine Better for Frail Elderly. For frail older people living in long-term care, a high-dose inactivated influenza vaccine is a better option than the standard drug. Look into SGLT2 Fracture Risk, Researchers Urge. Show More Summary
The majority (55-74%) of adolescents entering substance use treatment also have psychiatric disorders, such as depression, ADHD and trauma-related problems. Unfortunately, these youth face poorer treatment outcomes (e.g., relapse), and their mental health issues are often not directly addressed. Show More Summary
Brett Norman: [ACA Employer Mandate: Not as Bitter in Better Economy](http://www.politico.com/story/2014/12/aca-employer-mandate-113665.html?hp=l5_4): "Contrary to the once dire predictions... >...of health law critics and the business...Show More Summary
Last year, hospitals and health systems underwent 98 consolidations, a 51 percent increase from 2010. Many of these mergers and acquisitions arose in response to declining government reimbursement and the Affordable Care Act. Smaller...Show More Summary
We have long known from the social science research that children raised in an intact family have better physical and mental health and economic security, on average, than children in other family or household structures. But—more miracles?
Mistletoe hanging in doorways announces that the holidays are just around the corner. For some people, however, the symbolic plant might one day represent more than a kiss at Christmas time: It may mean better liver health. Researchers...Show More Summary
by Dish Staff Another (maybe even better) take on the year in pop: DJ Earworm’s mashup here.
Instagram is debuting five new filters today. Will any of them be better than Valencia?? [Instagram Blog] Hot damn! Have you seen Britney Spears on the cover of Women's Health? [Instagram] Rihanna is basically taking over Puma--she was just named the global ambassador AND creative director. Show More Summary
Work Btch is not just the name of a Britney Spears song, it's clearly Britney's mantra. The singer is the January cover girl for Women's Health and seriously, she looks better than ever! But, if you think the secret to her amazing new body is a fancy trainer or expensive classes, think again. Show More Summary
Jennifer Lopez wows on the January cover of Self magazine. The magazine, known for fitness and health, features the 45-year-old Lopez looking better than ever. Within its pages, Lopez reveals her plans for the new year. Lopez has already accomplished so much, but she’s not done yet. Show More Summary
Computers replacing your doctor may not be good for doctors, but it may be good for you. …multiple studies have shown that software is better able to diagnose illnesses, with fewer misdiagnoses. Health wonks love this trend, known as evidence-based diagnosis, and medical doctors loathe it, because who cares about saving lives when you can [...]
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