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How the government shutdown might affect your health
In all, the Department of Health and Human Services will send home or furlough about half of its employees, or nearly 41,000 people. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 22:44:29 GMT
New Trump HHS rules reverse Obama protections
New rules from the Health and Human Services Department will let state Medicaid programs freeze out Planned Parenthood and protect religious beliefs of doctors Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:49:53 GMT
Flu season intensifies; 30 children have died
Influenza virus is still spreading. The CDC reports flu activity intensified across the U.S. this week, and 30 children have died this flu season Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:46:26 GMT
Could flu be spread just by breathing?
Influenza virus might be spread simply by breathing, a new flu experiment shows. And here's why that's news. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:31:59 GMT
New 'religious freedom' division sows fears of LGBTQ discrimination
Health and Human Services' creation of a Conscience and Religious Freedom Division is being seen by many as a "license to discriminate." Sat, 20 Jan 2018 16:48:40 GMT
Healthy tweaks to make your diet today, according to nutritionists
Forget fad diets. Try these eight simple changes for a healthier 2018. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:42:00 GMT
The most commonly believed fitness myths hindering your progress
These misconceptions could be sabotaging your efforts at the gym. Fri, 19 Jan 2018 22:29:00 GMT
How to make a better flu vaccine
Researchers made a mutant flu virus, then used it to make a better influenza vaccine Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:57:38 GMT
Vaccine rates are up, but so are refusals
More U.S. kids are getting their full series of vaccines, but more and more parents are also refusing vaccinations, new health insurance data show. Fri, 19 Jan 2018 12:35:51 GMT
How one man lost 50 pounds with 5:2 intermittent fasting
He eats normally five days a week and fasts for two. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:38:00 GMT
Core exercises that are better for your back (and body) than crunches
These exercises protect your back and neck, and target more of your abdominal muscles than crunches alone. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:35:00 GMT
How three first-generation immigrants are using machine learning to improve mental health care
Spring Health's technology looks at the answers of a client assessment and recommends a treatment using a machine-learning algorithm. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:44:00 GMT
Could you pass the mental test Trump took?
Trump took the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA), designed as a screening tool for the loss of clear thinking that sometimes precedes dementia. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:06:06 GMT
Counting time, not calories can lead to weight loss
Time-restricted feeding, or TRF, is an increasingly studied diet that researchers believe may be a tool for weight-loss, diabetes prevention and even longevity. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:31:00 GMT
Maternal health statistics staggering for black women
About 50,000 women suffer complications during pregnancy and black women are three to four times more likely to die than white women during pregnancy. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:56:00 GMT
Genius hacks that make convenience foods healthier
Add freshness and flavor and an extra dose of nutrition to your favorite pantry staples. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:17:00 GMT
Trump is overweight, but who isn't?
President Donald Trump is a normal healthy 71-year-old, overweight but not obese, his doctor says. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:28:04 GMT
What's stopping American workers from being more active?
Our workplaces aren't organized to promote good fitness habits and that needs to change. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:45:06 GMT
'Minister for loneliness' appointed to fight isolation in Britain
One in ten people said they felt lonely "always or often," and hundreds of thousands of elderly people said they hadn't spoken to a friend or relative in weeks. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:46:13 GMT
Here's why flu seems so bad this time
Flu is closing schools, swamping ERs and causing states of emergency across the U.S. yet Congress continues to cut preparedness funding for influenza. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 03:48:00 GMT
The difference between Trump's annual physical exam and yours
Want presidential treatment at the doctor's office? You'll need to do your homework. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 23:21:35 GMT
How one woman lost weight by changing the way she talks about food
Stop labeling foods "good" or "bad." Tue, 16 Jan 2018 22:38:00 GMT
When adult friendships fail: How to break up with a friend
Sometimes we need to cut our friends some slack. Sometimes we just need to call it quits. Sun, 14 Jan 2018 22:07:00 GMT
Yes, you can work out safely in cold weather. Here's how.
Want to be physically and mentally tougher? Get out of the gym. Sat, 13 Jan 2018 23:02:55 GMT
To make your day better, stay in bed longer. Really.
We transition to sleep at night. Why don't we transition to wake up? Sat, 13 Jan 2018 22:30:00 GMT
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