Category Archives: Health

Sexually transmitted case of Zika confirmed in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas Health officials on Tuesday confirmed that the first known case of Zika transmission has been reported in the United States and the virus, which has sparked global health emergency, may have been transmitted through sex and not a … read more »

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4 Ways to Avoid Getting Cancer

Cancer is, and probably always will be, a hot topic of conversation when it comes to health. It’s been in the news a lot lately, as the World Health Organization has placed red and processed meats on its list of … read more »

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If You Want To Lose Weight, Change The Time You Eat Your Evening Meal, Doctors Advise

Eating earlier in the evening could be the key to losing weight, experts have suggested. Even changing meal times by as little as an hour can have a huge impact on levels of body fat, cholesterol and blood sugar, University … read more »

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New Studies Reveal That Certain Teas Pose Dangerous Health Risks

Next to water, tea is the most popular beverage in the world, which is generally a good thing: Besides being tasty and soothing-or energizing, depending on what you’re going for-a seemingly endless body of research has linked it with a … read more »

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For HIV-infected, number of daily pills decreasing

(HealthDay)—For HIV-infected patients, the number of pills and doses of antiretrovirals has decreased over the past seven years, according to a study published online Dec. 30 in the Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. María Jesús Hernández Arroyo, from the … read more »

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3 Hidden Signs That Someone is a Psychopath

It’s difficult to definitively label someone as a psychopath; however, there are certain behaviors that may indicate someone is one. A psychopath, by definition, has a difficult time understanding why people have feelings, and this lack of empathy can be … read more »

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HIV treatment gap: As science closes in on cure, treatment falls short for low-income, minorities

A major insurer said recently it would offer life insurance to HIV-positive people because of their rising life expectancies, prompting cheers from AIDS activists. But on the very same day, the nation’s top disease control official described an America falling … read more »

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4 Exercises That Will Burn Fat Fast

Coming off of the fall and winter holiday season you may feel like your stomach has expanded, your jeans are bursting, and your energy is low and sluggish. This is because for most of us, the holidays are literally a … read more »

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11 SURPRISING, DELICIOUS FOODS THAT BOOST BRAIN POWER

You may choose certain foods to prevent bloating, avoid inflammation, and get glowing skin—but what about boosting your brain power every time you fill your plate? The relationship between diet and brain health—from how to sharpen your mind and memory to … read more »

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