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  • The American Lung Association launches its LUNG FORCE initiative in New York City
    Scientists can explain how lung cancer spreads
    Lung cancer is a devastating condition which generally spreads rapidly and results in death. Cancer Research UK reported on Dec. 24, 2014 scientists have been zeroing in on how lung cancer spreads. Microscopic images have been taken by scientists...
  • Lose weight and improve your health by fasting
    Lose weight and improve your health by fasting
    There are all kinds of fasting and detox programs these days. People have really gotten into fasting and if you are also thinking about losing weight and improving your health with fasting, you should not what are the benefits and risks associated...
  • Know the risk factors of Prediabetes
    Know the risk factors of Prediabetes
    Know the risk factors of prediabetes"Prediabetes means that your blood sugar level is higher than normal, but it's not yet high enough to be classified as type 2 diabetes. Still, without intervention, prediabetes is likely to become type...
  • Today Christmas is commercialized there is no time to introspect anymore.
    Today Christmas is commercialized there is no time to introspect anymore.
    There was a time Christmas was filled with joy for the celebration of a child whom brought hope and peace to a world of unrest. Today we face a new world of unrest, but it seems we forgotten the reason for the celebration. When a person isarrested...
  • Money
    Extra money is a health benefit
    People that are suffering with the miserable despair of poverty are right not to trust the motives of people that insist money is not one of the most important elements for good health. It appears such untrustworthy people are sadists who feed off...
  • Survey: Air pollution causes climate change, which leads to negative health effects
    Physician survey: Climate change leading to negative health effects
    American Thoracic Society (ATS) members were surveyed to determine their perceptions of and clinical experiences with climate change. The ATS sent an e-mail invitation to 5,500 members asking them to take a survey; responses were received from 915...
  • Year 2015 New Year resolutions for the wired person
    Year 2015 New Year resolutions for the wired person
    Who is a wired person and why would such a person need a New Year resolution?In today’s world, most of us are wired people as we spend most of the day wired to one electronic gadget or another. We feel a compulsion to be connected not to...
  • Even the dog knows when to just 'Let it go'
    Even the dog knows when to just 'Let it go'
    Enjoying the holiday season can be not so easy when it comes to having family members or close friends staying with us. We want to have a great season of people and festivities. However, this is not as easy to do in life as on those holiday...
  • '5-2-1-0' guidelines not being followed with nutrition, exercise, by students
    Middle-school students have too much screen time, not enough physical activity
    A new study on a concept to improve health in children, called “5-2-1-0” is not being practiced by many middle-school students, and it is practiced even less often by older students than younger ones.The “5-2-1-0 Healthy”...
  • Gun violence more common in communities where neighbors are strangers
    Improving social ties helps prevent gun violence in dangerous neighborhoods
    Neighborhoods where people have strong bonds can help prevent gun violence, a new study indicates. And conversely, in communities where people are estranged, gun violence is more likely to occur.“Violence results in chronic community-level...
  • Prediabetes is likely to become type 2 diabetes in 10 years - common symptoms
    Prediabetes is likely to become type 2 diabetes in 10 years - common symptoms
    Prediabetes is a fairly reliable predictor of diabetes. According the research published by the CDC and well documented in research literature, many individual who are currently diagnosed with diabetes, had prediabetes for 10 years prior. "...
  • Stop Smoking!
    New Years resolve
    - The promises made to yourself as New Year Resolutions last year - wear down surely as the months unspool. Just how do you keep any resolution?Essentially, it’s a lifestyle change, a true commitment to alter one’s behavior, whether it...
  • 2015 New Year's Resolution
    10 quotes to inspire your New Year's Resolution
    If you have ever sought advice from someone older, wiser or notably more accomplished, then you know that sound advice is not always just an opinion. Instead, it is the result of life experiences, hardships or valuable lessons learned.Rehashing...
  • West Nile Virus
    West Nile virus found in four dead birds in Oceanside and San Diego
    West Nile virus was found in four dead birds in Oceanside and San Diego, California. On Tuesday, County authorities urged citizens to take necessary precautions to prevent contracting the dreaded disease.According to the San Diego county...
  • Code of Silence
    Medical Mistakes - Code of Silence
    Thankfully I have no personal testimony of a medical mistake while in the hospital, but I do as far as being sent home from the hospital.However, I did experience a very close life-threatening mistake by being sent home from the emergency room;...