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  • Scheduled C-Section Health Risks & Dangers | Children's Health Blog
    1/5/2016
    All babies delivered via C-section are at higher risk of developing health problems over time, but those who are born after a "scheduled" C-section face the greatest risk.
  • People Break New Years Resolutions -- Health Blog
    1/3/2016
    A recent study found that people actually buy more high-calorie foods at the supermarket between January and March than they do during other months of the year.
  • Singles Have Lower Weight | Natural Health Blog
    12/31/2015
    Single men and women who are not cohabiting with a romantic partner may have a lower body mass index (BMI) than their peers who live with a significant other.
  • Antidepressants Cause Autism | Natural Health Blog
    12/29/2015
    A new study asserts that if mothers take antidepressants during pregnancy, there's far more likelihood that their kids will be born with autism.
  • Allergies Can Affect Heart Health | Natural Health Blog
    12/26/2015
    Children with allergies or asthma may have up to twice the risk of developing elevated blood pressure levels and high cholesterol.
  • Why Men Better At Directions Than Women
    12/24/2015
    There are actually brain function differences in the way men and women orient themselves to directions and figure out how to arrive somewhere, with men's outcomes being more effective.
  • Mitochondrial Transfer, 3 Parent Babies | Health Blog
    12/22/2015
    Thanks to a law in Great Britain, babies can now be born to three genetic parents—one father and two moms.
  • Global High Sugar Diets | Natural Health Blog
    12/19/2015
    Citizens of countries around the world are eating and drinking more sugar-sweetened foods and beverages than ever before,
  • Too Much TV Causes Mental Decline | Mental Health Blog
    12/17/2015
    Young adults who admit to spending long periods of time stretched out on the couch watching TV are more likely to experience cognitive decline by the time they reach middle age.
  • Obesity Passes Through Male DNA | Health Blog
    12/15/2015
    Obesity is written into the sperm. A father's lifestyle choices actually affect the way his sperm develops.
  • Women Drinking More Alcohol | Natural Health Blog
    12/12/2015
    The difference in alcohol consumption between men and women has diminished in recent years, with women closing the gap in the frequency of their drinking.
  • Lower Anxiety in Kids with Dogs  |  Children's Health Blog
    12/10/2015
    Children who live with a dog may be significantly less likely to develop clinical anxiety.
  • Best Sleeping Positions For Health | Sleep Health Blog
    12/8/2015
    While most spinal health experts suggest that we should sleep on our backs, a recent study out of Stony Brook University in New York found a significant advantage to side sleeping.
  • Gender Effects on Overeating | Health Blog
    12/5/2015
    The quantity of food a person eats at a meal may vary significantly depending on the gender of the others at the table, potentially exerting more influence than even appetite.
  • How Often Should Couples Have Sex | Health Blog
    12/3/2015
    For most people in lasting relationships, having sex once a week is ideal for their satisfaction and well-being.
  • Harmful Chemicals In Tampons | Natural Health Blog
    12/1/2015
    While tampons no longer contain the particular synthetic material that scientists believe triggered toxic shock syndrome, they still contain other worrisome components that may be harmful to health.
  • Kidney Stones, Natural Alternatives | Health Blog
    11/29/2015
    Recent research suggests that green tea actually helps minimize the risk of kidney stones and other related kidney problems.
  • Little Exercise Outdoors for Kids in Day Care | Children's Health Blog
    11/28/2015
    Fewer than one-third of youngsters enrolled in day care appear to get a sufficient amount of outdoor play time.
  • Drop in Happiness for Americans in their 30s - 40s | Health Blog
    11/26/2015
    Happiness may be shrinking over time in Americans 30 and older--but seems to be rising among teens and those in their twenties.
  • Human Genetic Engineering Research CRISPR-cas9 | Health Blog
    11/24/2015
    Scientists in China are continuing DNA experimentation, pushing the boundaries of what many around the globe consider ethical.
  • Lack of Sleep Can Lead to Kidney Disease | Health Blog
    11/21/2015
    Women who do not get an adequate amount of nightly sleep may be at higher risk for a decline in kidney function over time.
  • 11/19/2015
    A new pill takes an "ingenious" approach to cutting your appetite. You swallow the pill, and then the shell dissolves and a balloon the size of a grapefruit automatically inflates.
  • Neck Pain Relief | Natural Health Blog
    11/17/2015
    Sessions of either acupuncture or Alexander Technique provide notable pain relief to patients suffering from chronic neck pain, and the results are long lasting.
  • When to Test For Dementia | Health Blog
    11/14/2015
    Women bothered by memory lapses may be at higher risk of developing dementia or other forms of thinking difficulties over time.
  • Medication Mistakes Frequent in Surgery | Health Blog
    11/12/2015
    Medication errors are made in nearly 50% of surgical procedures.

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