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Monday, December 22, 2014

Health

Which Is Healthier: Marijuana or Alcohol?

12 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
We compared the health benefits of cannabis to those of alcohol to determine which (mostly) legal high comes out on top

5 Myths About IVF You Need To Stop Believing

12 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
In vitro fertilization (IVF) can be a source of constant stress for women, what with the daily needles and the anxiety as to whether the procedure — which, without insurance coverage, can cost approximately $20,000 per cycle — will yield a successful pregnancy and healthy baby. But are the infamous IVF medications themselves — carefully moder...

How Couples Therapists Deal With Trust And Communication Breakdowns — In Their Own Relationships

11 minutes ago - Yahoo Health
All couples run into relationship problems. You either end things altogether, decide to work through them, or seek professional help from a marriage and relationship counselor. But what if you, the counselor, are the one who’s having trouble at home?

California Gets Worst Whooping Cough Outbreak in Decades

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
It's been 70 years since California has had a spread of whooping cough this bad by Hallie Jackson

The Running Trick That Makes For More Enjoyable Miles

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Runners, put yourself in a boot-camp-class scenario: The instructor introduces the next exercise, burpees  (ugh) and asks you to “give it all you’ve got.” In an ideal world, you’d go rep after rep, as fast as you can, until the instructor yells “time,” right? In real life, though, you’ll likely do a few reps, take a breather, and re...

Aging Tsunami: As Crisis Grows, a Search for Help

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
NBC News spent a year looking at how Montana is grappling with what the state has dubbed an "aging tsunami." This is the second of two parts by Lisa Riordan Seville

Vaccine for Deer Against ‘Mad Cow’-Like Illness Shows Promise

Yesterday - Health
SUNDAY, Dec. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A new vaccine created to fight an illness similar to “mad cow disease” in deer might also protect livestock and even humans from similar brain infections, researchers report. The vaccine appears to help prevent deer from becoming infected by the incurable brain disorder known as chronic wasting disease... by Health Editor

What's This 104-Year-Old's Formula for Longevity?

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Dody Patterson might just be the country's oldest knitter and volunteer. Born in 1910, she's been knitting for almost a century — a hobby that helps both her and others

7 Secrets Plastic Surgeons Tell Their Friends

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Learn the best position to sleep in for your face, and if there really is a cure for cellulite

How To Dress For Exercise Success

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Think about your last date: Did you wear a muumuu? A schlumpy pair of jeans? Doubt it. The clothing you wear has a big impact on how confident you feel, which means you probably shouldn’t hide behind clothes at the gym, either

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