Women's Health

Why Jillian Michaels has reversed her thinking on two controversial health practices

What if I told you that one of the most famous trainers in the world recently did a 180 on something she has always suggested 86-ing from your diet? …

Weight Loss

The Important Self-Truth Jane Fonda Learned From Her Mother's Suicide

Jane Fonda's mother took her own life when the actress was just 12. Years later, she has finally made sense of it all.<p>Jane Fonda has experienced a lot in her 80 years on this earth: career highs and lows, marriages, divorces, motherhood—you name it. But one of the most pivotal moments of her life …

Women's News

9 Reasons It Hurts So Bad When You Poop

Yeah, that’s not normal.<p>Let’s be really, totally, super honest: Few things in life feel as good, as satisfying, as <i>downright cleansing</i> as a good poop. Most of the time, your daily #2 instantly makes you feel lighter, happier, more relieved, and less bloated (praise 'effing be).<p>But uh, what if your …

Women's News

Graphic photos of Laquan McDonald's autopsy gives real look at gun violence

I wish every young black male thinking about picking up a gun had been in the courtroom Wednesday, where the Jason Van Dyke trial is going on.<p>They …

McDonald's

Low testosterone, or 'male menopause,' no longer just for older men - CNN

Story Highlights<p>Factors that influence sexual health include mood, energy level, nutrition, genetics, age, health conditions and medications<br>• Endurance cardio exercise, such as running marathons, actually lowers testosterone production<p><b>(CNN) —</b> In my practice, I've noticed that an increasing number of …

Sexual Health

Extremely rare medical case involves organ donation, cancer

Four patients developed breast cancer after receiving organs from the same donor who had unrecognized cancer when her organs were harvested, a doctor …

Breast Cancer

'Unfortunate Experiment' survivor Clare Matheson dies

A survivor of one of the county's worst medical experiments has died.<p>Clare Matheson, whose Christian name was Veronica, died peacefully on Saturday …

New Zealand News

Do low vitamin D levels increase breast cancer risk?

A new study from Brazil corroborates the evidence gathered by previous research, suggesting that women with low levels of vitamin D after menopause …

Breast Cancer

Jenna Coleman haunting new drama The Cry made her question future in acting over harrowing birth scenes

Jenna Coleman says that playing a traumatised mother whose newborn baby is abducted in new BBC drama The Cry, hasn’t put her off having children …

Celebrity (UK)

Too much gluten while pregnant linked to increased diabetes risk for baby

Eating a high gluten diet when pregnant appears to be linked to an increased risk of having a child who develops type 1 diabetes, new research suggests, although experts say expectant mothers shouldn’t rush to ditch bread and pasta.<p>While studies in rodents have suggested there a possible link …

Type 1 Diabetes

4 postal workers – 3 at same facility – stole gift cards, cash in Milwaukee area

MILWAUKEE – It was not just one federal postal employee stealing cash, checks and gift cards destined for people living in the Milwaukee area.<p>A total of four U.S. Postal Service employees – two carriers and a sorter all working at the Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, post office and another worker in a …

U.S. Postal Service

Dear Abby: Controlling girlfriend threatens brother-and-sister relationship

<b>Dear Abby:</b> My brother and his girlfriend live together. One day I heard his ex-girlfriend had passed away suddenly, so I told him because I thought …

San Antonio

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: My Health Situation Would Be Dire Without Good Insurance

“The idea of not being covered when you’re in a crisis ... is an unconscionable thing to me,” said the “Veep” star, who was diagnosed with cancer a year ago.<p>Julia Louis-Dreyfus isn’t kidding herself when it comes to how lucky she is to be in recovery after being diagnosed with breast cancer last …

Entertainment

Victoria’s Secret Model Candice Swanepoel Wows In A Bikini 3-Months After Giving Birth

Candice welcomed her second child just three months ago.<p>Victoria’s Secret Model Candice Swanepoel is showing off her incredible body in a mismatched …

Candice Swanepoel

Six of the best postnatal exercises

With September marking the most popular month for new arrivals, we asked the fitness experts working with MINDBODY, the leading health and wellbeing app, to share the best ways to get active after birth – comfortably <i>and</i> safely.<p>Firstly, all new mothers should heed the advice of Clio Wood, founder of …

Postpartum

4 Health Problems African-American Women Face.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Being a African-American women in today’s society definitely comes with its share of struggles but let me begin by saying I would …

Women of Color

Life With Cancer Isn’t a Life Diminished

In 2009, I felt a lump in my breast and instinctively knew something was wrong. It was very blatant and obviously foreign. When I saw my regular …

Lifestyle

Madison Beer was bullied because her period leaked through her bikini, but she's having NONE of it

Every person who has ever had a period in their life has leaked blood at some point. It’s inevitable. It’s certainly an annoying thing to have happen …

Menstruation

Nike’s Most Beloved Retro Sneaker Is Available in 3 New Stunning Colorways

The Nike Cortez changed the face of running when it was first released in 1972, and it has since become one of the brand’s most iconic styles. …

Breast Cancer

The Application Of AI To Augment Physicians And Reduce Burnout

Recently, there has been an explosion of interest in applying artificial intelligence (AI) to medicine. Whether explicitly or implicitly, much of …

Health Care

Child lock in cabs on the way out, govt tells HC

The state government has a prepared a draft amendment to the Karnataka On-demand Transportation Technology Aggregators Rules, 2016, on disengaging …

Judiciary

How brands are using AI and VR to boost health care and predict trends

French fashion powerhouse Balmain recently unveiled its new “Virtual Army” campaign. It has created three lifelike digital models, known as Margot …

Breast Cancer

Cancer, HIV/AIDS Programs’ Funding Diverted to Pay for Migrant Kids’ Detention

The Department of Health and Human Services is diverting millions of dollars from HIV/AIDS and cancer programs to pay for housing the record-high …

HIV

End of a Car-Selling Era as AutoNation Chief Steps Down

For decades, car dealerships were mostly family-owned local businesses with little hope of pushing back against manufacturers.<p>In his nearly two decades as the chief executive and chairman of AutoNation, Mike Jackson is credited with changing that — and showing that a large, publicly traded company …

Business

Why Do We Portray Atheists As Broken Believers?

Close<p>By Mickey Desruisseaux, Columnist<br>September 19, 2018<p>Close Modal Window<p>Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might …

Atheism

You Can Engineer Your Workouts to Burn More Calories, Based on Your Period

There are a lot of things that can affect your metabolism. Age, genetics, and diet play a role, of course, but for women looking to maximize their calorie burn, there's another factor to consider: your menstrual cycle. And we're not just talking about your period. "A woman's metabolism is affected …

Menstrual Cycle

Hoda Kotb Gushes Over Boyfriend: ‘I’m Going To Be With Joel Until My Last Breath’

Love is in the air for Hoda Kotb and longtime boyfriend Joel Schiffman.<p>Last night, the <i>Today Show</i> host appeared on Bravo’s late night show, <i>Watch What</i> …

Wall Street

How Trump can silence the Dems’ preexisting conditions lie

Across the country, Democratic ads are telling voters a big lie. Dems claim they’re protecting people with pre­existing medical conditions but …

Scott Walker

The Women Living With Post-Partum OCD

For some women, the arrival of a baby comes with a debilitating fear of harming them.<p>When you hear the term 'OCD', you think of someone who excessively washes their hands, or has to have things a certain way. But this isn't what it's like for everyone.<p>Obsessive compulsive disorder is a debilitating …

Mental Health

Birth control does more than prevent pregnancy — here’s why women use it

We already know that hormonal birth control, whether it’s a pill, a patch, or a ring that’s inserted in the vagina, is an effective way to prevent …

Health Care (Canada)