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Seattle Wedding from Benj Haisch

If you are partial to city fetes full of gorgeous skylines and modern design then this Seattle affair photographed by Benj Haisch <b></b>is going to be your …

Wedding Ceremony Flowers

We couldn’t find a better way to wrap up this week of wedding inspiration than with a round-up of gorgeous florals to decorate the setting where you …

Health Risks of Oral Sex

Long known to cause cervical cancer, the pervasive but often silent human papillomavirus (HPV) has been finding its way into women's mouths<p>oral<p><i>will</i><p><i>mouth?</i><p>oral<i>Journal of Clinical Oncology</i><p>best doctors<p><i>is</i><p><i>New England Journal of Medicine</i><p><b>Contraction Reaction</b><p><b>1.</b><p><b>2.</b><p><i>Note:</i><p><b>3.</b><p><b>4.</b><p><b>The HPV Vaccine: Risks vs. Rewards</b><p><i>By</i> …

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How CT Scans Have Raised Kids' Risk For Future Cancer

Doctors are prescribing too many CT scans for children, a study says, even though they know that the radiation used in the tests increases children's lifelong risk of cancer.<p>Choosing other tests and dialing back the radiation used in the scans would prevent 62 percent of related cancers, according …

7 Characteristics Associated With Long Life (And How to Cultivate Them)

As much as we focus on food and fitness as the "physical" arbiters of health and longevity, there appears to be much more to it. In fact, most research fails to find any grand commonalities in the diet and fitness patterns of the <i>longest</i> lived. From Okinawans with their sweet potatoes to Japanese …

The Curious Tale of Narcolepsy and Dementia: Discovering the Cause

<i>By Dr. Emmanuel Mignot</i><p><i>Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) demonstrating ADCA-DN in severely affected (A), mildly affected (B), and normal (C) brains.</i><p>Previously, I introduced you to a rare familial disorder baptized Autosomal Dominant Cerebellar Ataxia, Deafness and Narcolepsy or ADCA-DN, first …

When People Seem to Want to Be Sick

Call it a syndrome, if you will<p>The probably exaggerated adventures of an 18th century baron gave Münchausen's syndrome its name. [<i>Wikimedia</i>]<p>"Syndrome" is derived from Greek roots, meaning "to run together." A syndrome by definition consists of diverse findings that seem at first glance to have …

When You 'Don't Have Time' -- Tips to Reach Your Health and Wellness Goals

As a health and lifestyle coach, I've seen the devastation that can occur when people neglect their health and wellbeing by letting their to-do lists control their lives. So have you, I'm sure.<p>But consider this: How can you accomplish what you need to do, day in and day out, if you don't take …

Russia passes law banning gay 'propaganda' : http://bit.ly/ZHH35Q Law will make it illegal to equate straight and gay relationships and to distribute gay rights material Photograph: Ivan Sekretarev/AP

Police finger man in fake severed hand ‘prank’

An amateur make-up artist turned out to be a little too handy at practical jokes, when police were called to investigate the fake severed appendage …