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Exercise Keeps Breast Cancer Survivors Alive Longer

Several lifestyle changes can improve outcomes after a breast cancer diagnosis, but exercise is far and away the best habit to establish, researchers say.<p>Women with breast cancer, whether newly diagnosed or at any time in their “survivorship” phase, need to exercise regularly and avoid weight gain, …

Cancer

30 minutes of walking every day could stop breast cancer from returning

Just 30 minutes a day can have an impact, says study.<p>Half an hour of moderate exercise every day could be crucial to stopping breast cancer from …

Why I went flat after breast cancer

<i>More women are deciding to “go flat” after breast-cancer surgery instead of having reconstruction or wearing prosthetics. Melanie Testa, a</i> …

These knitted, woolly boobs are making life better for breast cancer survivors

Many people's knitting efforts focus on jumpers, scarves, children's clothes and blankets. But, one breast cancer survivor is knitting hundreds of …

Cancer

Why More Women Are Choosing to Have Double Mastectomies

More women are opting to remove both breasts when cancer is found in only one.<p>The proportion of patients aged 45 and older who had contralateral …

Breast Cancer in Men: More Common Than You Might Think

It’s rare for a man to be diagnosed with breast cancer, but it happens more than you might think.<p>While cases of male breast cancer only account for 1 …

Stunning Travel Photography by Sherwin Magsino

<b>Sherwin Magsino</b> is a fulltime graphic designer, photographer and art director currently based in Antipolo City, Philippines. Sherwin shoots beautiful …

Diet sodas may be tied to stroke, dementia risk

<b>(CNN) —</b> Gulping down an artificially sweetened beverage not only may be associated with health risks for your body, but also possibly your brain, a new study suggests.<p>Artificially sweetened drinks, such as diet sodas, were tied to a higher risk of stroke and dementia in the study, which published …

Diabetes

High-Intensity Cycling Training: The Effect of... : The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research

Kavaliauskas, Mykolas1; Aspe, Rodrigo R.2; Babraj, John1<p>The Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research: August 2015 - Volume 29 - Issue 8 - p …

Exercise

Cycling festival shows at least one Olympic sport in robust health

Amid the wailing about London 2012’s failure to deliver its promised legacy of a more sporty nation, one Olympic-connected event will this weekend mark its third incarnation in robust and vigorous health: the annual cycling festival that is RideLondon.<p>RideLondon Grand Prix cyclists will wear …

Cycling

Thane man goes on 8-month cycling expedition to 11 countries

Cycling

18 photos that will convince you to go Cycle Touring in Girona

Girona has the best cycling in the world. Don't believe me? Just ask the experts. At any given time, 50 professional racers are training in Girona. …

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Extreme cycling along the Trans-Siberian route

Ksenia Isaeva<p>Press photo<p>The Red Bull Trans-Siberian extreme cycle race runs through the whole of Russia<p>More exciting stories and videos on Russia Beyond's Facebook page

RideLondon review: are brutish riders on expensive bikes spoiling cycling in Britain?

The best and the worst of the British amateur cycling scene were on display during Sunday's RideLondon sportive, reports Joe Shute<p>There were two moments near to the end of the Prudential RideLondon event last weekend where I wondered whether my fellow cyclists really did deserve the rule of the …

Cycling

How Gigi Hadid, Carey Mulligan, and Keri Russell Make Cycling in the City Chic

There are only a few weeks left of summer, and with it come those rare sun-filled moments riding alongside the Hudson or East Rivers in New York City, by the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, and everywhere else in between. Now, as we've noted, the chances of finding love at the Citi Bike stands are …

Gigi Hadid

The six best cycling videos of the week: Yates's confusion, RideLondon and more

Last weekend witnessed the biggest two days of cycling in the UK with RideLondon. The event saw 70,000 people take part in the closed road loop of …

What cycling through 10 countries taught me about management

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Having cycled across Africa, a 12,000-kilometre trip with …

Find Alpine road cycling tough? Imagine doing it with one leg

At first I wasn’t sure if my eyes were seeing correctly. I rubbed them, not merely because sweat was pouring in during a long, steep climb up Italy’s challenging, dramatic Passo di Pordoi in 2014, but because of the cyclist ahead of me. Then, breathing heavily as I slowly passed him, we exchanged a …

Cycling

SoulCycle could be the next Shake Shack

Even veteran Nike has ridden the trend to market-crushing returns.<p>More recently, wearable technology has made hot commodities out of fitness trackers such as Nike's Fuelband and Fitbit, which IPO'ed earlier this year and has already gained 150% in less than two months on the public markets, …

Angry Birds of Cycling

Have you been chased by a bird while riding? Here’s why it happens, and how to avoid it.<p>It’s not quite Hitchcock, but it’s close: In recent months, there have been several bird "attacks” on cyclists around the world. Possibly in response to the popular Angry Birds game, birds around the world have …

Cycling Style Done the Copenhagen Way

Cycling

Cycling to Extremes: Cardiac issues a concern for endurance athletes

<i>Editor's note: This article originally appeared at VeloNews.com</i><p>The sun was bright on the upturned red rock Flatirons above Boulder, Colorado. It was …

Introducing the gravel bike, this year's new cycling trend

More durable than a road bike and much faster than a mountain bike, gravel bicycles present an exciting option for the rider who wants to travel on and off road, writes Henry Nixon<p>Like so many areas in life (think: dieting fads, exercise regimes, dating platforms), if you want to predict what's …

Teenager completes round the world cycle trip

A British teenager raised his arms in triumph in Battersea, south London, on Sunday after completing an 18,000-mile journey that it is believed makes him the youngest person to cycle around the world.<p>Tom Davies, 19, was cheered home by about 100 family, friends and others who had followed updates …

Cycling

The Truth Behind Your Supplements

Last week, the New York State Attorney General's office unveiled what could potentially amount to fraud in the dietary supplement industry. The office targeted four major retailers of supplements, Target, GNC, Walgreens, and Walmart, and accused them of selling bogus supplements. The office backed …

Fuel Buzz: Turmeric as a Recovery Supplement

<i>A spice commonly used in Indian curries, turmeric’s restorative properties may prove especially beneficial for runners.</i><p>Along with kale, beets, chia …

Environmental Nutrition: Take supplements safely

Environmental Nutrition<p>More than half of Americans use dietary supplements, including multivitamins and botanical supplements, in tablet, capsule, liquid and powder form, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While dietary supplements -- products intended to add further nutritional …