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E-cigarettes' effect on public health an open question, which the FDA will try to answer

E-cigarettes help smokers cut back on or kick their deadly habit — or they feed the addiction. They act as a gateway to smoking with seductive flavorings and safety claims — or they divert a generation of would-be smokers from the dangers of burned tobacco.<p>They reduce nonsmokers' involuntary …

Physical activity recommendations for public health: development and policy context

Developing physical activity recommendations<p>Physical activity recommendations for health are based on the available evidence of the dose–response …

A yellow fever epidemic: A new global health emergency?

WASHINGTON — Evidence is mounting that the current outbreak of yellow fever is becoming the latest global health emergency, say two Georgetown …

A 10-Day Bridal Detox That Won’t Leave You Hangry

When it comes to your wedding day, you probably want to look and feel like your very best self. So, why not try a bridal detox that will make your skin glow and your energy levels soar?<p>We talked to nutrition expert, Kara Stout, who’s sharing the best detox plan for your big day. It’s like a reset …

Detox

8 Foods for Better Sleep

Not sure what to stock up on to maximize the quality of your time under the covers? Wrobel picks his favorite sleep-enhancing foods based on key nutrients, like calcium, magnesium, potassium, B vitamins, and tryptophan--which all play key roles in serious shut-eye. In an age of overachieving, it's …

Immune System

The Ultimate Guide to Protein Supplements

Protein: The Need-to-Know<p>Protein is a macro-nutrient found in many foods such as meats, dairy products, nuts, and beans, to name a few. It’s …

What I Tell My Patients Who Want To Fight Chronic Inflammation

Inflammation is associated with so many life-altering conditions and diseases—from heart disease to obesity, diabetes, and many autoimmune diseases. …

Canada's Public Health Care To See More Corporate Influence Under TPP

Just days after a number of provincial health ministers advocated for the creation of a national pharmacare program, a leaked document suggests …

EPA: Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Aircraft 'Endanger Public Health and Welfare'

The Environmental Protection Agency announced that it is taking preliminary steps to investigate the emission of greenhouse gases from commercial …

Public Health

President of Malawi remains committed to ending AIDS as a public health threat by 2030

The President of Malawi, Arthur Peter Mutharika, met with UNAIDS Executive Director, Michel Sidibé, on 13 June 2015, on the side lines of the 25th …

Public Health

Deliciously Ella: crash diets don't work, just eat sensibly

If you want to greet the summer by feeling better and looking better, follow these simple steps to improve your diet gradually<p>As the weather gets warmer I find that people become increasingly conscious of what they are eating. It’s easy to panic at the thought of being on the beach in a bikini, and …