“My prognosis was I was not going to live for two weeks,” said Maggie Bush, an ovarian cancer survivor and founder of Maggie's Hope, a non-profit to help other women with ovarian cancer. When abdominal pain forced Maggie to the emergency room, doctors at Tampa General Hospital found two softball-sized tumors in her ovaries. FULL STORY: https://wfts.tv/3fedMiO
Strokes, heart attacks, sudden deaths: Does America understand the long-term risks of catching COVID?
There are early signs that COVID infections and reinfections are leading to more life-threatening conditions, says physician and author Carolyn Barber.
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Kim MacDonald spoke to Yahoo Canada about her breast cancer journey.
"It Was One Of The Most 'WTF' Moments In My Career So Far": Doctors Are Revealing Times A Patient Said, "Oh, I Forgot To Mention, But..." And It Completely Changed Things
"Because they caught it early, very little damage had been done and she’s doing really well."View Entire Post ›
I found out I had an extremely high chance of developing breast cancer, so I had a preventative double mastectomy at age 25.
When my sister and I both tested positive for the BRCA1 gene mutation, I decided to have a preventative double mastectomy at the age of 25.
- USA TODAY
It's not just what you eat; what time you eat may affect your health. Those who ate earlier in the day saw health benefits, new research shows.
Research Shows Lung Health May Be the Number One Indicator of Living a Long, Healthy Life—Here's How To Improve Yours
We all know the importance of brain health, gut health, and heart health, but when it comes to lung health, it’s probably not something many of us think too much about. But according to research, your lung health can predict how long you live. One study that involved a 30-year follow-up found that ...
- HuffPost Life
Shocker: Keeping 10-15 Skittles or jelly beans nearby can actually be a healthy choice.
Jane Fonda Makes First Public Appearance Since Cancer Diagnosis at Pennsylvania Conference for Women
Jane Fonda revealed that she had been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in a September social media post
When Steve Hamburger learned he had PAD, peripheral artery disease, he decided to try walking to improve his health. He did and avoided bypass surgery.
- Consumer Reports
The much-touted antiviral can help reduce symptoms significantly. But it has limitations.By Kevin LoriaFor people at high risk of severe COVID-19, including seniors and those with chronic health ...
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The Telfair Breast Imaging Center at Candler Hospital acquired the automated equipment last December.
Elizabeth Hurley is pretty in pink! The 57-year-old actress continued her longtime Breast Cancer Awareness Month activism by lighting the Empire State Building pink in New York City this week. She wore a hot-pink sequin pantsuit that was tailored to her athletic shape. With her hair in soft waves, she paired the look with a […]
- Business Insider
Cases and hospitalizations are rising in Europe, and the US will likely be next. The new boosters fight against the variant that is circulating now.
Daily exercise can put your skin under a huge amount of stress—but the right foods can counteract all the sweat and UV exposure.
(Reuters) -Workers at Wyatt Bassett's furniture factory in Virginia use powerful tools to churn out the company's trademark dressers and headboards, so screening new hires for drugs is a no-brainer. Virginia last year fully legalized marijuana — the first state in the South to do so. The upshot is that "being positive for cannabis does not necessarily disqualify you for employment," said Bassett, CEO of Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Co., which has 575 employees.
- Martha Stewart Living
Researchers found that increasing your consumption of omega-3s, even by a little bit, has a positive impact on brain health—in midlife and beyond.
- USA TODAY
Drinking two to three cups of coffee each day might help you live longer and reduce risk of cardiovascular disease, a new study suggests.
Large number of U.S. COVID deaths could be prevented if patients would take Pfizer’s Paxlovid, White House coordinator warns
A large number of U.S. COVID deaths could be prevented if patients would take Paxlovid, the antiviral developed by Pfizer that helps reduce the risk of hospitalization and death, according to White House COVID coordinator Dr. Ashish Jha.
- The New York Times
When Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., proposed a national ban on abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, the bill sparked controversy across the political spectrum. But few spoke of its potential impact on the growing number of women who are having children in their 30s. The proposed ban would allow exceptions to save a woman’s life and for some pregnancies resulting from rape and incest, but it notably lacks exceptions for fetal abnormalities. As such, it would sharply restrict options for the growi
In Thursday's episode of The Kardashians, Kourtney Kardashian said she used to be “stuck on the number” on the scale, but is now "so into" her fuller figure