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Fall Allergies: Tips To Treat Them

Allergies can be horrible in the fall and since allergy symptoms can mimic cold and flu symptoms, it is important to treat them and prevent them if possible. Allergies can be hard during any season, but this year they seem …

Ebola In The United States: First Patient Diagnosed

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is one of the worst in our time. Thousands of people have been killed by the virus and hundreds of others infected. Healthcare workers have been working hard to quarantine the sick and prevent …

Kendall Jenner’s Beauty Secret? Tea And Lots Of Sleep

Kendall Jenner has been pretty busy recently. Jenner has walked for some very impressive clients, including Dolce & Gabbana, Diane Von Furstenberg, Tommy Hilfiger and Balmain. Following the Balmain show she caused something of a stir when she was photographed …

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Are You Raising Your Personal Risk Level?

Rheumatoid arthritis is no laughing matter. About 1.5 million Americans are believed to suffer from the condition, which causes pain, swelling, and stiffness of the joints. While the exact cause is not known, the immune system of the sufferer is …

Low-Carb Diet: 4 Myths That Can Hurt You

It’s true that low-carb dieting can have positive effects on your body. You’ll lose weight, feel more energized and probably find it easier to meet long-term fitness goals. However, there are some beliefs that low-carb fans swear by that aren’t …

Google Acquires Lift Labs To Help Those With Parkinson’s Google Acquires Lift Labs To Help Those With Parkinson’s

Google announced on Wednesday that it has acquired Lift Labs, with the team joining the tech giant’s “moonshot” branch Google[x]. Lift Labs makes a spoon that uses a stabilization technology to counter tremors for those with Parkinson’s disease. Here’s a …

Weight Loss: Tips To Get Fit This Fall

Fall is in the air and the cool weather makes it easier and more comfortable to be outside and active. If you are ready to get fit this Fall, take advantage of these tips that will help you lose weight …

Hair Loss Treatments: Natural Ways To Regrow Hair

Losing your hair can be stressful and scary and while there are many hair loss treatments available, many of them require using harsh chemicals or having surgery. If you are losing your hair and want to regrow it naturally, you …

Kelly Osbourne Hospitalized For Pneumonia

Kelly Osbourne has been hospitalized for pneumonia and alerted her fans via a photo she posted on Instagram. In the photo Kelly is lying in a hospital bed and holding a sign that reads, “Why am I in the hospital?” …

Joan Rivers Being Brought Out Of Coma

Joan Rivers is being brought out of a medically induced coma over the next few days, but doctors are still worried about her condition. Rivers was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital last Thursday after suffering a heart attack on the …

Google’s Calico Partners With AbbVie, Will Open R&D Facility Google’s Calico Partners With AbbVie, Will Open R&D Facility

The ball is starting to get rolling with Google’s anti-aging company Calico. As reported recently, it now has a website, and today, the site added its first piece of news. Calico has partnered with AbbVie to co-invest in an R&D …

Ex-Ravens OL Jensen Treated for Severe Sleep Apnea

Not long before being cut from the Baltimore Ravens roster on Saturday, offensive lineman Ryan Jensen was diagnosed with severe sleep apnea, a disorder which can be life-threatening, if left untreated. Jensen was picked up by the Ravens in the …

Assisted Living: Tips To Get You Ready

If you are no longer able to care for yourself on a daily basis or have a loved one who is struggling with the basic aspects of daily life, assisted living may be an option to consider. Assisted living facilities …

ADHD Can Be Diagnosed By Tracking Eye Movements

ADHD or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a serious disorder that is common in people of all ages, but more commonly affects children and young adults. The symptoms of ADHD include hyperactivity, racing thoughts and trouble paying attention or concentrating. …

Google’s Anti-Aging Company Calico Gets A Website Google’s Anti-Aging Company Calico Gets A Website

As you may recall, Google announced the formation of a new company called Calico lat fall, aimed at studying aging and its effects on health and well-being (or as some us put it, keeping us from dying). SFGate discovered (via …

Google Fit Preview SDK Hits Developer Availability Google Fit Preview SDK Hits Developer Availability

Google announced Google Fit, its developer platform for fitness apps, at Google I/O earlier this summer. The company just announced the availability of the preview SDK. Now, developers can start creating all kinds of cool apps to help people improve …

Saudi Arabian Man Suspected of Having Ebola Dies

The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Health said that a citizen of that country who died Wednesday in Jeddah is suspected of having contracted Ebola while on a recent business trip to Sierra Leone. Saudi laboratories certified by the World Health …

Ebola Scare: NYC Doctors Declare False Alarm

As the list of fatalities related to the Ebola virus grows, so grows with it a sense of paranoia that it’s just a matter of time before the virus crosses the ocean and affects Americans en masse. And yet this …

Ebola Kills Doctor Who Treated Dozens

Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan, who risked contracting Ebola to treat dozens of patients, succumbed to the deadly disease Tuesday, according to officials in Sierra Leone. Khan, who had been regarded as a national hero in his country, died while in …

Google To Collect Genetic And Molecular Info From Thousands Google To Collect Genetic And Molecular Info From Thousands

Google is reportedly set to collect genetic and molecular information from thousands of people (it’s already done so with 175) to get a better picture of human health. This is according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal, …

Pauley Perrette Tweets Hair Dye Health Warning

NCIS star Pauley Perrette was recently hospitalized due to a severe allergic reaction to the black hair dye she uses. Now the 45-year-old actress has warned her fans of the dangers of hair coloring. Perrette plays a goth-inspired forensic scientist …