Her Heart vs. His Heart (Dr. Oz: The Good Life)
One-size medical care doesn’t fit all when it comes to the most important organ in your body. Find out how to treat yours right.
Understanding Pelvic Floor Dysfunction (Prevention)
Why It Hurts Down There: What you need to know about pelvic-floor dysfunction.
Medical Bills: Let Someone Else Fight Your Battles (O)
Prescription Drug Abuse: A Healthy Kids Series (philly.com)
Stolen from medicine cabinets, offered by friends or plucked from a bowl of multicolored pills at a party, prescription drugs like OxyContin, Vicodin, Ritalin and Valium are the killer new teen high…Read the article at the Philadelphia Inquirer/Daily News Healthy Kids Blog on philly.com.
Energy Drinks Are Targeting Your Kids Behind Your Back (philly.com)
October 12, 2012
Energy drink makers are aggressively targeting pre-teens and teens via Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, with campaigns and come-ons parents may never see…Read the article at the Philadelphia Inquirer/Daily News Healthy Kids Blog on philly.com.
5 Smart Ways to Choose the Right Juice (Dr. Oz: The Good Life)
Where there’s juice, there are some great-for-you options—and some that are filled with sugary calories and too much salt. Here’s what to sip and what to leave on the shelf. Plus, the truth about those trendy (and pricey!) cleanses.
His vs. Her Sweat (Dr. Oz: The Good Life)
Whoever said that “men perspire, women glow” never sweated through a Spinning class or a first date. You and he both have 2 to 4 million sweat glands, but they play by sex-specific rules.
The Unseen Threat of Lyme Disease (Good Housekeeping)
A small bite from a tick can have some serious consequences.
How To Reverse Diabetes And Prediabetes (Prevention)
The New Way To Reverse Your Diabetes Risk: An innovative program that’s saving lives.
Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Mood Disorders (Today’s Dietitian)
Research suggests omega-3s can help mild to major depression and even schizophrenia.
Betting on Weight Loss (Good Housekeeping)
Have trouble staying on your diet? Try putting your money where your mouth is.
The Health Check That Could Save Your Life (Woman’s Day)
Grab a pencil and paper and complete the puzzle of your family health history.
A Dose of Reality (Family Circle)
Three quick shots that prevent cancer–sound too good to be true? An in-depth examination of the HPV vaccine debate.
Is Your Furniture Making You Sick? (O)
Toxins can hide in bookcases, shower curtains, and old clocks. Scary, but protecting yourself is simple.
The Bee Crisis (Organic Gardening)
The dramatic demise of honeybees was widely, and often inaccurately, reported last spring. Here are the undisputed facts and what you can do to help with the problem.