The Compass Center in Palm Beach County's executive director says the Florida Department of Health's statistics that most monkeypox and meningococcal disease cases in the state are among gay and bisexual men are adding to the stigma against those already marginalized communities. WPBF's Steve King reports.
Sandra Lee Says She's Taking a 'Solo Health Week' at Special Clinic in Germany: 'Can't Hurt to Triple Check'
Sandra Lee announced on Instagram that she’s visiting Baden-Baden, Germany, to see “the most advanced medicine and medical practitioners in the world”
When it comes to losing weight, many of us think about what to eat rather than when to eat. But does the timing of your meals matter? New research suggests that it does, in fact, make a difference. In the study, researchers examined 90 people with obesity to see whether practicing time-restricted ...
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Here’s a question: How much do you trust drunk you?
Television personality Jonathan Van Ness argues that the U.S. monkeypox response has been shamefully inadequate.
"I had been bleeding internally for five days before anyone figured it out."
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We just made menu planning a little easier by gathering a month's worth of healthy dinners that will help you meet your nutritional goals. These recipes incorporate a variety of food groups, from veggies and whole grains to legumes and seafood, so they fit well with the Mediterranean diet, one of the healthiest eating patterns around. And with complex carbs and lower counts of sodium and saturated fats, these dinners can be enjoyed by those following a diabetes-friendly eating pattern.
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The science-based perks of one of the most nutritious plants in the world, including boosting energy, cognition, sex drive and mood, plus balancing blood sugar.
‘I don’t have many people visiting me’—You may be surprised to learn that your neighbor is going hungry
Many middle-class and affluent people are unaware that some of their neighbors, including millions of older adults, grapple with food insecurity
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Retired physician who is planning end of life documents questions why decisions about abortion should be left up to state of Ohio rather than mother.
Polio, a deadly disease that used to paralyze tens of thousands of children every year, is spreading in London, New York and Jerusalem for the first time in decades, spurring catch-up vaccination campaigns. Affecting mainly children under five, it is often asymptomatic but can also cause symptoms including fever and vomiting. There is no cure, but since a vaccine was found in the 1950s, polio is entirely preventable.
- The Columbus Dispatch
The 10-year-old raped victims who got an Indiana abortion was just the first Ohio girl that will be hurt by Ohio's abortion law, Ohio doctors write.
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As monkeypox continues to spread across the U.S., the number of children infected with the virus is growing as well. At least six children have tested positive for monkeypox since July, including a child in Maine and two each in Indiana and California. Children under the age of 8 are among those whom the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers at "increased risk" for developing more severe illness if infected with monkeypox, along with pregnant people, people who are immunocompromised and those who have a history of atopic dermatitis or eczema.
Most who contract the virus experience no symptoms, aiding its stealthy spread.
I'm an American raising my child in Ireland. I don't want to move back to the US because I feel safer here.
The author shares how she's never had to pay for medical care for herself or her son, and that she doesn't have to worry about school shootings.
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British drug regulators have become the first in the world to authorize an updated version of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine that aims to protect against the original virus and the omicron variant. In a statement on Monday, the Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency said it had given the green light to Moderna's combination “bivalent” vaccine, which will be used as an adult booster shot. Each dose of the booster shot will target both the original COVID-19 virus that was first detected in 2020 and the omicron BA.1 variant that was first picked up in November.
What to know about tirzepatide, the next game-changing medication awaiting FDA approval to treat weight loss
Tirzepatide is a diabetes medication being considered for use to treat obesity and help patients lose weight, like the related drug semaglutide.
‘It is absolutely not free’: As America’s baby-formula shortage continues, here are all the hidden costs of breastfeeding
Breastfeeding is a complex task for millions of working mothers, amid an ongoing baby formula shortage.
While the scale may spike up after a vacation, it won't all be fat. Water weight and extra food may contribute, nutritionist Jordan Syatt said.
A doctor says a patient saved over $1,000 a month by ordering prescriptions through Mark Cuban’s online pharmacy
Cost Plus Drugs intends to provide patients with medicine that is less expensive than traditional pharmacies.
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This Swiss Wellness Retreat Only Feeds You 800 Calories a Day. I Lost 10 Pounds on a One-Week Visit.
Writer Adam Graham checked into Chenot Weggis Palace, a luxe retreat that has attracted everyone from Luciano Pavarotti to Naomi Campbell.