Imagine how you would feel if you developed diabetes and your significant other believed the third myth. It’s important for everyone to help de-bunk a medical myth when you know the facts!
Small steps can have a profound affect, and if we all work together to educate and motivate maybe we can eradicate!
Teaser: Fifteen is a Myth Full Article: It’s a phrase that strikes fear into the heart of every first year college student. No, not midterms, but the freshman fifteen. It’s commonly thought that young adults tend to gain a large amount of weight their first year of college, but a study conducted by researchers at [...]
Old-school surgical tools were, in a word, terrifying. Read on for five of the creepiest tools of history, and be thankful you live in the 21st century!
When people laud these achievements, they focus on the events in history that turned medicine into a practice of consistent, experimentally proven expertise.
Arguments have circulated for years regarding the link between brain cancer and cell phone use. Recently test and research reveals that …..
Teaser: But Deadly Full Article: The first reaction when thinking about breast cancer is that it mostly affects women. This is true, but the cancer can pose a serious threat to men as well. A new analysis of cancer rates shows that when men are diagnosed with breast cancer it is usually at an [...]
Teaser: Minors and Tanning Don’t Mix Full Article: It’s old news that the glow that comes from hours in a sunbed can lead to skin cancer, but a new development in the tanning world has recently come to light. The state of California has issued a ban on the use of tanning beds by [...]
I love going to the gym or working out outside in parks and watching the behavior or exercisers. I wonder what the motivations are for each person to get off the couch and be active. In a society where image is everything I have to think that many people are exercising to look a certain way. And [...]
Americans are becoming more and more conscious of what we’re eating… aren’t we? The sales numbers of healthy foods at restaurants beg to differ. Even though many popular restaurants have made changes to their menus to promote healthier eating, the majority of Americans still reach for the burgers and fries. Teaser: What Do Americans [...]