Susan Howell

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8 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Deodorant

We sweat for a reason. And yet, we spend $18 billion a year trying to stop or at least mask the smell of our sweat.<p>Yep, that's $18 billion a year spent on deodorant and antiperspirants. But even though you use it every day, we doubt you know all of these surprising facts about your swipe</b> …

Tiny, wireless pacemaker due to be launched in Europe

<b>A miniaturised, wireless pacemaker that can be inserted into the body without invasive surgery has been given approval for use in the European Union.</b><p>Developed by US start-up Nanostim, the device is designed to be implanted intravenously directly in the heart.<p>It is less than 10% of the size of a …

Medical Technology

Eye Drops Could Treat Age-Related Macular Degeneration

By Christopher Wanjek, Columnist<p>Published: 10/15/2013 07:06 AM EDT on LiveScience<p>A drop a day might soon keep blindness away. Researchers say they have found a possible treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) -- the leading cause of blindness among the elderly -- that could be …

Dodge Ball: Causing Harm Or Teaching Resilience?

A New York school has taken soccer balls, footballs — and maybe even the fun — out of recess. Officials say hard balls are a safety concern, but critics say they're being too cautious. <em>Tell Me More</em>'s parenting roundtable weighs in.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>I'm Michel Martin and this is …

Medicare Begins Open Enrollment, With An Online Caveat

The open enrollment for Medicare programs that began Tuesday will run into December. While the Medicare website doesn't have the problems found in the new federal health system's sites, the government shutdown means that information "may not be up to date," the site warns its users.<p>For Newscast, …

All Cancer Is Metastatic!

October 13 was National Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day. Last Friday, a new collaboration amongst breast cancer organizations -- the Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance -- was announced, and the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation is one of the 15 founding members. Why?<p>I have written about my …

The 10 Words You Won't Say...On Your Deathbed

The words you won't say on your deathbed are, "If only I had spent more time at the office." Most people are too busy living their life to stop and imagine the regrets they might have when they are about to die. An old uncle once gave me the following advice. He said, "It is a wise man who can …

Meditation Instead of Medication

In many parts of the world, evidence shows that meditation has been around for thousands of years. Some scholars even believe the ancient cave paintings in Spain and France depict meditators as far back as 14,000 B.C. From the sages of old to modern gurus, across the globe, we have been told that …

What Does Stress Have to Do With Breast Cancer

<b>Soak up some scent.</b><br>Sniffing bergamot, an essential citrus oil, can lower your blood pressure and heart rate, according to researchers. Add six to 10 drops to your bath. Don't like the smell of bergamot? Try lavender, sage, or rose.<p><b>Be a social butterfly.</b><br>Not only can brunches with your gal pals lower …

What to Do the Night Before So You Exercise in the Morning

Exercise: You know you should do it. You even want to do it. Despite good intentions, it can be all too easy to skip this healthy activity for "more important" commitments. The reality is, exercise is one of <i>the most</i> important things you can do for physical and personal balance. The below routine is …

Why You Need Weight-Loss Support

For the study, which was commissioned by Weight Watchers, researchers from Baylor College of Medicine monitored 292 overweight individuals as they participated in a six-month weight-loss trial. Participants in the Weight Watchers group had access to weekly group-support meetings, the Weight …

England's mental health services 'in crisis'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1019000/1019623_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524664157_720b398b2e22031b80bcc44ef7dd17c9<p><b>The mental health service in England is in crisis and unsafe, says one of the country's leading psychiatrists.</b><p>Dr Martin Baggaley, medical director of the …

Mental Health

Kim Kardashian's Weight-Loss Secret

The Atkins Diet suggests cutting back severely on carbs and emphasizing protein intake instead (the idea being that you won't have to count calories if you do this). While many people swear by variations on the Atkins Diet, it's not for everyone. One thing is for sure, though: A high-protein diet …

Complaints about doctors 'double in five years'

<b>The number of complaints against doctors in the UK has doubled in the past five years, figures show.</b><p>The data from the General Medical Council showed there were more than 8,100 complaints in 2012, compared with just under 4,000 in 2007.<p>About a third of complaints led to a full investigation by the …

Sanctions

7 Exercise Moves for Lean, Sexy Legs

Upgrade your leg workouts with these killer exercises for your hamstrings, quads, and calves<p>Tired of the same old squats and lunges in your leg workout? We totally get it. The next time you want to tone your lower half, try these 7 challenging moves from the <i>Women's Health Big Book of Exercises</i>. …

Workouts

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