LifeStyle: Health

This Man Shared a Photo of His Dying Wife to Show How ‘Devastating’ Cervical Cancer Can Be

Thursday  17:01,   04 january 2018
MSN

In January of 2017 Donna Lowe was diagnosed with stage 4 cervical cancer that would claim her life just eight months later. The 32-year-old mom of four had missed her last Pap smear; and by the time the cancer was detected, it had spread to lymph[...]

This Disease Is More Common in Women Than Breast Cancer

Thursday  08:53,   04 january 2018
Reader's Digest.CA

When you think of diseases and health disorders that primarily affect women, breast cancer is probably the first to pop into mind. While breast cancer certainly is very prevalent worldwide, it’s not nearly as common as the number of women suffering [...]

What Is the 'Best Diet' for You?

Thursday  08:51,   04 january 2018
U.S. News & World Report

We’ve named some standouts, but you have to decide for yourself which diet is the best fit for you.Our analysis puts hard numbers on the common-sense belief that no diet is ideal for[...]

A New Way of Eating Helps You Burn Fat—Without Counting Calories

Wednesday  19:05,   03 january 2018
Reader's Digest.CA

You can forget counting calories and resisting treats: The new way to lose weight involves zero numbers or math equations. And no more eating the same bland dish for every meal either. All you have to do is alternate cycles of fasting and eating.[...]

A French woman shared the same photo twice to make a powerful point about loving your body

Wednesday  10:11,   03 january 2018
MSN

French fitness blogger, Louise Aubery, is making headlines for posting a side-by-side picture on Instagram to promote body positivity and self-love.These days, it's pretty much common practice to only share the best parts of yourself and[...]

These Were the Most Googled Health Questions of 2017

Tuesday  21:52,   02 january 2018
Reader's Digest.CA

If you have a major health crisis, you probably shouldn’t be hopping on a search engine for help. And fortunately, according to Google’s list of their top health queries, no one seems to be searching for things like, 'What to do if you contract the [...]

Can Your Body Aches Actually Predict The Weather?

Tuesday  20:36,   02 january 2018
Refinery29

You probably have at least one relative who swears that their aching knee means that it's about to snow, or that their crampy shoulder signals rain. But can body aches really predict a weather change? As YouTube science series SciShow points[...]

A model who lost her leg to TSS says another amputation is the 'only way to freedom' — here's what you should know about the disease

Tuesday  09:35,   02 january 2018
MSN

Tampon-related toxic shock syndrome cost Lauren Wasser her right leg. In a new op-ed, she said she's "inevitably" going to lose her left leg, too. Model Lauren Wasser lost her right leg to tampon-related toxic shock syndrome[...]

The fitness guru behind the 'Insanity' workout told us the one move you should master now

Tuesday  09:35,   02 january 2018
Business Insider

Shaun T. is the mind behind the viral "Insanity" workout. In his new book, "T is for Transformation," Shaun talks about the one simple move to master.But there are plenty of approaches to getting in shape that don't require a[...]

Eating This One Thing Will Help You Sleep Better

Monday  09:51,   01 january 2018
Best Life

As it turns out, a simple dietary addition can help you get on track for that elusive eight hours. Plus, it can also help boost your intellect. Win-win-win. There’s no doubt that 2017 is the year that we all collectively realized that getting a good [...]

Doctor bias in the delivery room hurts one group of women the most

Monday  09:50,   01 january 2018
NBC News

Why do so many minority women report poor treatment due to ethnicity, cultural background, or language?A friend of mine, who is Mexican-American, had a joyful and uneventful first pregnancy. Until her day of[...]

The Ketogenic Diet Might Burn 10 Times More Fat Than The Standard American Diet

Monday  09:50,   01 january 2018
Women's Health

<p>Pretty impressive.</p>Many people who follow the ketogenic diet (a.k.a. keto) are obsessed with its ability to help you lose weight quickly—and keep it off. Now, new research has found that the low-carb diet may have one especially huge[...]

The fitness guru behind the 'Insanity' workout told us the one move you should master now

Sunday  20:30,   31 december 2017
Business Insider

The fitness guru behind the 'Insanity' workout told us the one move you should master nowBut there are plenty of approaches to getting in shape that don't require a membership. Some don't even require leaving the[...]

What to eat on your period when you have zero energy, according to experts

Sunday  20:30,   31 december 2017
Hello Giggles

What to eat on your period when you have zero energy, according to experts Not only do periods sneak up on you without warning, but menstruation can also sap all of your energy and motivation to do nothing but nap 24/7. And who has time for[...]

If You Want to Lose Weight, Eat This 1 Thing Daily

Sunday  08:20,   31 december 2017
Eat This, Not That!

If You Want to Lose Weight, Eat This 1 Thing DailyYou’ve heard all the buzz surrounding protein—it helps you slim down, gain muscle, and curb cravings. But if you’re filling up on lean meats and still struggling to ditch those last few pesky pounds, [...]