Health Canada says Fluffy Unicorn — an unauthorized natural health product promoted as a workout supplement — may pose serious health risks.
If a serving of hot, crispy fries is your idea of the ultimate "cheat day" snack, you may be putting your health a risk.
Last November, barely 22 when she was diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, Lindsey Hope Finkelstein had radical surgery to amputate both breasts. Within six months, as she was getting chemotherapy, her mom, Merle, was in the operating room for the same surgery, a double mastectomy.
White bread is making a comeback. Researchers say it may be just as healthy as whole wheat bread.
Health Canada says it’s looking into three recent complaints of babies allegedly being burned by Banana Boat sunscreen products.
NEW YORK — It would be easy to brush off fitness guru Taryn Toomey’s The Class as another hippie trend, but you’d miss the magic. (She sprinkled crushed crystals underneath the studio floors, which she says is designed to draw out energy.)
Researchers at Northwestern University have developed an artificial ovary using a 3D printer and gelatin that may help women with fertility issues conceive.
Women who never have children are at a far greater risk of suffering heart failure later in life, a new study shows.
I recently wrote that our ancestors endured great hardship when they landed in America. They hacked down forests and tried to survive in the new land. Now, they would roll over in their graves if they knew North Americans had become a nation of wimps. Readers of my column confirmed my damning verdict.
Several weeks ago I reported that autopsies of the brains of people diagnosed with dementia reveal damage to small arteries, which may cause tiny strokes and brain injury. Researchers also discovered that mice with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), when treated with vitamin C, showed that typical amyloid plaques associated with this disease disappeared! An
Retinoids, and related compounds are derived from vitamin A. In its many forms, vitamin A is quite different when ingested than when applied to the skin. In the world of skin care and beauty it has assumed a very central role as retinoids, retinol and retinoic acid. And that’s where the confusion comes in.
Mothers' depression during and after pregnancy appears to affect the mental health of their offspring, says a University of Calgary scientist.
Long ago, immigrants landed on our hostile shores. They had no shelter, food or medical care. They hacked down forests and tried to survive. Many didn't. They developed colds and sore backs. But they had more to do than swallow pills. Nor did they have social agencies to pamper them. Today, their offspring have become wimps, part of a drug-infested
Just mention stretch marks, and most women roll their eyes.
Wanna fit into your speedo by summer? Then get a new one! Or consider Pumping Irony with author, fitness trainer and standup comic Andrew Ginsberg, who’s just released his new funny-filled fitness book on How to Build Muscle, Lose Weight, and Have the Last Laugh, with a few snarky reps thrown in.
Facial aging is typically thought of as having two contributing elements - the constant pull of gravity, and degeneration of the tissue components that make up the skin. Gravity is always present, and short of space travel, is beyond our control. But the collagen and elastin components of skin, change as a result of time and the assaults of environ
There's a line in the classic musical, Showboat, that says..."it's summertime and the living is easy."
We've all been there: You sacrifice sleep for a few extra hours of work or play – but it's OK because you'll "catch up" this weekend.
When it comes to vitamins, can too much hurt you?