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Current Health News From Around The Web


Early Introduction To Allergenic Foods May Be Key To Preventing Kids’ Allergies

Bodywork Therapies
Attempt To Debunk Craniosacral Therapy

Consumer Reports Article on Non-Medical Approaches To Back Pain

Fashion Model Who Died After Chiropractic Adjustment

Trying The Feldenkrais Method For Chronic Pain

Twenty Things That Chiropractors Won't Tell You

Therapeutic Touch And Notion Of Energy Debunked By 11 Year Old Girl

Scientists Just Discovered How Water Gets From Blood Into The Brain


Are We Giving Ourselves Cancer?

Airline Crew Have Higher Cancer Rates

How Exactly Does Obesity Cause Cancer? Three Leading Theories

Millennials Are Getting Cancer, But Why?

Obesity Is Linked To At Least 13 Types Of Cancer

These Foods and Eating Habits May Increase Your Risk of Lung Cancer

3 Long Island Communities Show High Cancer Rates


Drinking Coffee May Fight Against Erectile Dysfunction

Teen Dies From Caffeine Overdose

Cardiovascular Health

A Heart Risk Factor Even Doctors Know Little About

Atherosclerosis: The New View

NSAIDs Linked To Increased Risk Of Heart Attack

Diet & Nutrition​

Belly Fat Linked To Vitamin D Deficiency

Chocolate Milk May Be Better Than Sports Drinks For Exercise Recovery

Diet Changes Are Better Than Botox

Eat This Meat Twice a Week For Heart Health

​Eating Crickets Can Be Good For Your Gut, According To New Clinical Trial

Everything You Need To Know About Intermittent Fasting

Faulty Studies Mean Everything We Know About Nutrition Is Wrong

How The Sugar Industry Shifted The Blame To Fat

Intermittent Fasting May Lead To Type 2 Diabetes

Paleo Diet: Scientists Sort Out Last Meal of 5,300-Year-Old Alpine Hunter

Saturated Animal Fat More Likely To Cause Liver Damage, Heart Disease And Diabetes, Than Sugar, Says American Diabetic Association

Science Says Early Intro To Solid Foods Might Help Babies Sleep Better

The Surprising Link Between Salt Intake and Weight Gain

Using Food To Fight Cancer

What 'Grass-Fed' Labels On Beef Really Mean

When We Eat Or Don't May Be Critical For Health

Yogurt helps Cut Down On Inflammation

​Beer And Massage For Japanese Beef

Great Youtube Video On The Difference Between Grass Finished And Grain Finished Beef​

Drug Side Effects

​​New Drugs Found to Cause Side Effects Years After Approval

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Also Ease Vitiligo

A New Disquiet About Some Generic Drugs

Environmental Health

Bacteria, Parasites Found In Hotel Swimming Pools, CDC Says

What Sunscreen SPF Means and Why a Higher Number Isn't Necessarily Better

Here's Why Mosquito Bites Itch for Such a Long Time

Most Common Childhood Cancer 'Partly Caused By Lack Of Infection'

You're Probably Washing Your Hands All Wrong

With "Mountainous" Evidence on Plaintiffs' Side, Hundreds of Cancer Cases Against Monsanto Get Green Light

After Fish Pedicure, Woman Looses Her Toenails

Study Links Thyroid Disease With Non-Stick Chemicals

'Non-stick' Chemicals Linked To Weight Gain

Common Chemicals in Nonstick Pans and Food Wrappers Could Hurt Your Health–and Your Waistline. Here's How to Avoid Them

Essential Oils

Chemicals In Lavender And Tea Tree Oil Appear To Be Hormone Disruptors

Which Essential Oils Combat Common Medical Problems?

Exercise & Fitness


Researchers Reverse Diabetes In Mice

Scorpios Get More Asthma But Astrology Isn't To Blame

Human Empathy Linked with Genetic Variation

Longevity & Healthy Aging

Have We Reached the Limit of Human Longevity? New Study Says No

The Island Where People Forget To Die

Those Who Feel Younger Than Their Age Show Less Brain Aging

Measure Of Belly Fat In Older Adults Is Linked With Cognitive Impairment

Muscle Loss In Old Age Linked To Fewer Nerve Signals

What This 76-Year-Old Man Can Teach About Healing

Why The Pharmaceutical Industry Is Giving Up The Search For An Alzheimer’s Cure

What If Age Is Nothing But A Mind-Set?

Marijuana & Cannabis

A 4-year Australian Study of 1500 People Finds No Evidence That Cannabis Helps To Treat Pain

Early Marijuana Use Associated With Abnormal Brain Function, Lower IQ

Smoking Marijuana Tied to Testicular Cancer

Why Some People Can't Handle Their Weed

Medical Mysteries

Abrupt Recovery From Brain Damage Rare, Yet Baffling

Mystery Drugs Turn Man Into Chatterbox After 10-Year Stupor

One Woman Can Detect Parkinson's Disease By Smell

Men's Health

Higher Testosterone Levels Driving Men To Luxury Goods

Sperm Quality Improved By Adding Nuts To Diet

New Prostate Surgery Not Necessarily Better

Men's Testosterone Levels Largely Determined By Where They Grow Up

Mental Health

​​Body-Positive Movement Causes People To Think They Aren't Obese

Could Depression Be Caused By An Infection?

Eating Processed Meats Has Been Linked to Serious Psychiatric Problems

Daily Routines Can Benefit Your Mental Health

Heat Might Really Be Getting To Your Brain

How Personality Affects Gene Expression And Immune System Function

​​New Approach Advised to Treat Schizophrenia

Off Your Mental Game? You Could Be Mildly Dehydrated

Plastic Surgeons Are Really Worried About "Snapchat Dysmorphia"

Research Paper Explores Role Of Self-Awareness On Body-Objectification

Stress Can Lead To Alzheimer's Disease

The Reason Disrupted Sleep Patterns Cause Depression

That Map Of Tastes On The Tongue That You Learned In School Has No Scientific Basis

​​This Woman's Heart Actually 'Broke' After Her Dog Died. Here's How It Happened

Unnecessary And Accidental Ase Of ADHD Drugs Increases Over 60%, Study Suggests

Why You Feel Anxious When You're Hung Over

80 Year Long Harvard Study Claims To have Found The Secret To Health & Happiness


Among Trillions of Microbes in the Gut, a Few Are Special

A Novel Antibiotic From Weeds

Antibiotics Weren’t Used to Cure These Patients. Fecal Bacteria Were

Hunter–Gatherers Have Diverse Gut Microbes

Mental Health May Depend on Creatures in the Gut

My No-Soap, No-Shampoo, Bacteria-Rich Hygiene Experiment

She Drank Live Viruses For Two Weeks. It Worked

Scientists Explain Chocolate Cravings

The Link Between Gut Bacteria and Brain Could Influence Multiple Sclerosis

The Surprising Link between Salt and Weight Gain

​“The E. Coli Made Me Do It”

Neuro-Degenerative Disorders

​Study Raises Doubts On A Previous Theory Of Parkinson's Disease


Consumer Reports Article On Non-Medical Approaches To Back Pain

When Pain Kills 


Is It Safe For Breastfeeding Moms To Drink Alcohol?

New Research Suggests How Stimulant Treatments For ADHD Work

Newborns' Cries Reflect Parents' Language

Pediatricians Warn FDA on Cold Medicines

'Cutting Edge' Program For Children With Autism And ADHD Rests On Razor-Thin Evidence


Science Says Broadband Is Really Bad For Good Sleeping Patterns

Science Philosophy

A Difference That Makes a Difference - A Conversation with Daniel Dennett

Technology Innovations

Essential Tremor Treatment Uses Focused Ultrasound

Surgery-Free ‘Nasal Airway Remodeler’ Boosts Airflow For People With Nasal Congestion

Running Shoes Changed How Humans Run

Wearable Patch Measures Cortisol In Sweat

Women's Health

Do Lesbians Have Better Sex Than Straight Women?

Going Off Birth Control Cured My Depression And Gave Me Back My Sex Drive

Breast Implants Caused News Reporter Chronic Fatigue, Depression & Hair Loss

The Sneaky Way That Stress Can Cause Your Next UTI

USA Today Finds The Reason The US Has The Highest Maternal Death Rate Among Developed Countries

How Blocking Your Immune System May Help Women Beat Hair Loss 

Vaginal 'Rejuvenation' Devices Have Serious Side Effects, Might Be Unsafe, FDA Says

Vaping & Smoking

Teen Develops "Wet Lung" After Vaping For Just 3 Weeks

Study: Vaping Doesn’t Help Smokers Quit Cigarettes

30 Minutes Of Vaping Equals 5 Minutes of Cigarette Smoking

Ridiculous SPA Treatments

Israeli Health And Beauty Spa Offers A Snake Massage For £40

From Bird-Poop Facials to Snake Massages: 10 Bizarre Spa Treatments