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Saturday, November 28, 2015


Why You Need Flexibility Exercises

7 hours 22 minutes ago - Health
SATURDAY, Nov. 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Flexibility exercises should be part of your regular workouts, an expert says. Effective fitness programs should include cardiovascular training, strength building and flexibility exercises, but the flexibility component is often overlooked, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. “I... by Health Editor

Celery-Onion Blend Is Cause of E.Coli Outbreak Tied to Costco Chicken Salad: CDC

16 hours 22 minutes ago - Health
FRIDAY, Nov. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A celery-onion blend included in a rotisserie chicken salad from Costco stores is the probable culprit behind an ongoing E.coli outbreak and has been recalled, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday. According to a CDC news release, the Montana Public Health Laboratory tested the d... by Health Editor

Painful Chikungunya Virus Can be Worse Than Feared, Study Shows

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Chikungunya, a painful, mosquito-borne virus that's spreading fast across the Americas, can be more serious than feared, researchers report by Maggie Fox

Bullies May Face Higher Odds of Eating Disorders: Study

Yesterday - Health
FRIDAY, Nov. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Bullies may be at increased risk for eating disorders, a new study suggests. Previous research has found that victims of bullying are more likely to have these disorders, but the finding that bullies are also at risk came as a surprise, the researchers said. “For a long time, there’s been this story ab... by Health Editor

Assessing Health Issues of Child Refugees

Yesterday - Health
FRIDAY, Nov. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The main health problems of refugee children from Asia and Africa when they arrive in the United States are outlined in a new study. Based on screenings of more than 8,100 young refugees between 2006 and 2012, the top health concerns were hepatitis B, tuberculosis, parasitic worms, high blood lead levels a... by Health Editor

E-Cigarettes: Health and Safety Issues

2 days ago - WebMD
WebMD discusses pros and cons of e-cigarettes and whether they're truly safe or not

Autistic Brothers Excel in Southern University Marching Band

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
Brothers Josiah and Micah Frank, both of whom have Autism, are key members of the powerhouse Southern Univ. Marching Band, "The Human Jukebox."

Buckle Up in the Backseat, Experts Advise

Yesterday - Health
FRIDAY, Nov. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — As you head home from Thanksgiving get-togethers, stay safe by buckling up, even when you’re riding in the backseat. Hundreds of Americans die in car crashes every year because they don’t use seat belts while riding in the rear seats of vehicles, a new report shows. In 2013, there were almost 900 death... by Health Editor

The Morning Habit that Boosts Your Libido Bigtime

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images What if there was a way that you could have more and better sex—and all it would take is a few minutes a day? Plus, you’d also end up with a stronger immune system and more restful sleep. Sound too good to be true? It isn’t. In a word: meditation. “Ask yourself why aren’t you having as much sex as you want to,” medit... by Beth Lipton, Food Director

This Is How Kelly Ripa Stays So Fit

Yesterday - Health
Photo: Getty Images When it comes to working out, Kelly Ripa, 45, is no slouch. She’s a constant on the fitness scene, regularly sweating it out at boutique studios like SoulCycle and AKT InMotion. The Live! with Kelly and Michael co-host has even completed the Empire State Run—that’s 86 flights of stairs, folks. Her commitment to exercise... by Rozalynn S. Frazier

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