Health

  • Khloe Kardashian Debuts Cornrows, Explains Her Recent Weight Gain

    Khloe's got a new polarizing 'do. Khloe Kardashian is rocking a new braided 'do! Khloe, 30, stepped out in cornrows on the way to the gym for a morning workout in Beverly Hills, Calif. Monday, rocking giant sunglasses and a matching Nike hoodie and sweats.

    ET Online
  • 1 Tip To Lose Belly Fat

    It's Hollywood's Hottest Diet And Gets Rid Of Stubborn Fat Areas Like Nothing Else.

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  • Joan Rivers’ Doctor Snapped Selfie During Throat Procedure (Report)

    Joan Rivers‘ personal ear, nose, and throat doctor allegedly snapped a selfie with the comedienne while she was under general anesthesia for her throat procedure. Also read: Joan Rivers’ Endoscopy Clinic Denies Performing Dangerous Throat Biopsy According to CNN, a Yorkville Endoscopy staff member…

    The Wrap
  • Australia promises $6.4 million to fight Ebola

    Australia announced on Wednesday it will immediately provide an additional 7 million Australian dollars ($6.4 million) to help the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The country had previously committed AU$1 million to the international response to the viral disease…

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  • George the goldfish gets life-saving tumor surgery

    George the goldfish undergoes a life-saving surgery. A goldfish named George underwent a life-saving operation last week to remove a tumor on its head. "The surgery went swimmingly and George has now returned home with his loving owner," said a statement on the Facebook page of Lort Smith Animal…

    CNET
  • Matt Shoemaker Update: Angels Pitcher Has a Mild Oblique Strain

    Matt Shoemaker Update: Angels Pitcher Has a Mild Oblique Strain He will be ready for the playoffs but will miss his next start The Angels are being quite cautious with Starting Pitcher Matt Shoemaker. They took him out of the game last night when

    SB Nation
  • Here's How Much Caregivers Pay Out-Of-Pocket

    A survey released today by Next Avenue partner Caring.com shows that almost half of family caregivers, typically boomers, are shelling out $5,000 a year for medications, medical bills, in-home care, nursing homes and more. “Two-thirds of them are women,” Cohen said.

    Forbes
  • Eater IDK: You Can Buy LeSean McCoy's 20-Cent Tip Receipt for Almost $100,000

    Eater IDK: You Can Buy LeSean McCoy's 20-Cent Tip Receipt for Almost $100,000 [Photo]: eBay You can now bid on eBay for the receipt on which Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy left a 20-cent tip for a "disrespectful waiter." The bidding

    Eater
  • New research shows obesity rates may not be leveling off

    In recent years, the overall rate of obesity in the US has plateaued. Researchers looked at waist circumference measurements taken from over 32,000 adults in 1999 and 2012. Mexican-American men, aged 20 to 29, added 3.4 inches to their frames;

    Vox.com
  • AstraZeneca and Eli Lilly Collaborate for Alzheimer's Drug

    AstraZeneca and Eli Lilly Collaborate for Alzheimer's Drug AstraZeneca (AZN) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) for the development and commercialization of an oral beta secretase cleaving enzyme inhibitor

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  • Butter vs. Margarine and Other Food Face-Offs

    Butter vs. Margarine and Other Food Face-OffsAnyone who tries to eat healthfully and follow the latest nutrition advice will tell you there is a lot of conflicting information out there. On any given day a particular food may be touted as a "superfood

    Huffington Post
  • Fewer hospitalizations for diabetic veterans using VA’s home-based care

    Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) was linked to fewer hospitalizations, in a recent study. Patients are cared for “by a multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and psychologists,” said lead author Dr. Samuel T. Edwards of the Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare…

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    How To Protect Yourself & Your Kids Amid Enterovirus Outbreak

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released some information about the enterovirus outbreak and what you can do to protect yourself and your kids.

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  • Ex-congressman resigns from medical pot company

    A former Massachusetts congressman said he is stepping down as president of a medical marijuana company that sued the state after its dispensary application was rejected. Rep. William Delahunt told a meeting of The Patriot Ledger's editorial board on Monday that he resigned from Medical Marijuana…

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  • Yelp Wanted: Researchers Continue to Track Food Poisoning With Yelp

    Yelp Wanted: Researchers Continue to Track Food Poisoning With Yelp [Photo: unnormalized/Flickr] More scientific studies are using Yelp reviews to track foodborne illness: Vox reports that researchers at Boston Children's Hospital recently scanned the

    Eater
  • Magomed Abdusalamov finally home with his family

    After over 10 months in hospitals and rehabilitation centers, the injured boxer was home with his wife and two daughters Saturday for a celebratory dinner. The photo of Adbusalamov with his family is bittersweet. An ESPN Outside the Lines feature fills in the details of where Mago has been, where…

    SB Nation
  • Ebola vaccine trial finds 'no red flags': U.S. Senate testimony

    A key safety trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline has injected 10 healthy volunteers since Sept. 2, Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases told a U.S. Senate panel on Tuesday, and so far "no red flags" indicating serious…

    Reuters
  • New CDC Figures Show Health Coverage Gains in the First Quarter of 2014

    New CDC Figures Show Health Coverage Gains in the First Quarter of 2014Separate from the Census Bureau's release today of official health coverage figures for 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued preliminary data this morning

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  • Medtronic's CoreValve Emerges Cost-Efficient in New Trial

    Medtronic's CoreValve Emerges Cost-Efficient in New Trial Leading medical device major Medtronic Inc.'s (MDT) self-expanding CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve system recently exhibited cost efficiency in transcatheter aortic valve replacement (:TAVR

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    Colorado Considering Changes to Medical Marijuana Program

    The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is having a public hearing to talk about proposed rules for the state`s medical marijuana program that could impact dozens of families.

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