A big neck may mean you need to improve your health

Neck circumference predicts a deadly cluster of cardiovascular risk factors, according to research presented at the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology Congress (APSC) 2019. The congress takes place 22 to 26 May in Pasay City and is organised by the Philippine Heart Association. The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and APSC are holding joint scientific sessions as part of the […]

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Researchers find screenings for social determinants of health need to be tailored to clinics

Study of community health centers in Boston finds great deal of variation in practice, as well as in provider and staff opinions about what helps or hinders the process. An estimated 70 percent of the variation in healthcare outcomes is attributable to social determinants——but it is only in recent years that healthcare settings have begun formally looking at these factors […]

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'Fiver Parties' Are the Cool Kids' Birthday Trend You Need to Know

Birthday parties are an excellent way for kids to gather with their friends and make lasting memories they’ll cherish for years to come. They’re also a great way for parents to go broke. If you feel a pang of guilt every time your kiddo rushes home with a birthday party invitation because all you see are dollar signs and not […]

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DR MIKE DILKES reveals eight key steps to beating hay fever

Eight steps to beating hay fever: Leading expert DR MIKE DILKES reveals everything you need to know about combating airborne allergies The most common allergies are triggered by particles in the air that we breathe  Unlike ingested or skin allergies, symptoms can be triggered by a deep breath  High temperatures during recent Easter Bank Holiday saw millions struck down One-in-five […]

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Need to be vaccinated? Try your local pharmacy

(HealthDay)—Vaccines are big news in the United States these days. Measles outbreaks in unvaccinated clusters around the country have highlighted the importance of immunization, reviving debate over whether vaccines should be required for all children. Meanwhile, the flu continues to plague all parts of the United States so the flu shot is still worth getting, according to the U.S. Centers […]

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You NEED to Try Chrissy Teigen’s Genius Keto Snack That’s Better than Potato Chips

Chrissy Teigen is not only a mom who knows how to make her fans laugh with her funny social media presence. She is a great chef with two cookbooks to her credit. John Legend’s healthy living habits are all a result of Chrissy’s influence and her love for good food. Whenever she recommends a new recipe or a snack, her fans […]

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You do NOT need to leave two hours between dinner and bedtime

You do NOT need to leave two hours between dinner and bedtime ‘because there are no discernible health benefits’ Avoiding eating a supper time meal is said to be better for long-term health But there is no clear evidence behind the practice, according to researchers Japanese scientists scrutinised health data from more than 1,500 adults e-mail 11 View comments Eating […]

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Macy’s Has Everything You Need to Upgrade Your Life for 2019—on a Major Discount

There’s something about the end of the year that makes us want to overhaul pretty much… everything. New year, new me, right? Which is why we seriously can’t wait for the biggest and best opportunity to re-up on socks, underwear, leggings, comfy sneakers, and our beauty holy grail products—not to mention fresh sheets, towels, and even mattresses (!) to get […]

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Proof Netflix Is All You Need to Find Your Perfect Baby Name

Forget scouring the internet or trawling through baby name books. Sometimes, all the baby name inspiration you need is right before your eyes — even when all you’re doing is watching TV. And let’s face it; if there’s one time you’re entitled to put your feet up for a binge-watch, it’s during pregnancy. Netflix has over 80 original shows full […]

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South Florida girl in need of rare blood to fight cancer

A worldwide search is on to find blood donors with a rare genetic variation to help save a 2-year-old South Florida girl battling cancer. Zainab Mughal has neuroblastoma and needs life-saving transfusions. But finding compatible donors is immensely challenging, because she’s missing a common antigen most people carry in their blood, called “Indian B.” Florida-based OneBlood says the donors must […]

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