Itchy skin

Itchy, Painful Skin Lesions May Be A Sign Of Skin Cancer

By | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 18:28

Researchers have found that skin lesions that are both itchy and painful are more likely to be a sign of skin cancer.

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We Get A Health 'Wake Up Call' Around Age 36, After Seeing Unflattering Photos

By | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 17:29

We don’t start worrying about our health choices until we’re well into our 30s, researchers find.

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This Remarkable 17-Year-Old Might Be On His Way To Curing Cancer [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 15:21

Teenage scientist Thomas Hunt is working on a project that aims to find an alternative to chemotherapy in stopping cancer.

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Expired Meat Scandal Spreads To McDonald’s, Burger King, And Starbucks

By | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 13:52

Investigations have found a meat supplier in China guilty of repackaging spoiled meat and sending it to major fast food restaurants.

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The Myths And Facts About Expiration Dates

By | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 19:13

Don’t let expiration date labels scare you into throwing food away, when in reality it may still be totally fine to eat.


Trader Joe’s, Costco Recalling Fresh Fruit For Possible Listeria Contamination

By | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:15

The FDA has released a warning about possibly contaminated fresh fruit products from stores like Trader Joe’s, Costco, and BJ’s.


Kids In Illinois Can Use Marijuana, Too — Under One Condition

By | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 14:14

Previously one of three states that barred children from participating in medical marijuana programs, Illinois recently passed a bill expanding access to both minors and adults who suffer from seizures.


After A Divorce, You'll Lose Control Of More Than Just Sleep

By | Sat, 07/19/2014 - 19:05

People who are divorced are more likely to have sleeping problems, which can then lead to high blood pressure.

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That Small Bump To The Head May Be More Serious Than You Think

By | Sat, 07/19/2014 - 16:54

Researchers have found that bumping your head from falling off your bike, among other accidents, could cause brain damage that impacts thinking and memory skills.


Pneumonic Plague Makes Rare Appearance In 3 People In Colorado

By | Sat, 07/19/2014 - 15:00

The pneumonic plague, which spreads through sneezing and coughing, has made its way to Colorado and infected four patients.


Soldiers Face A Long Road Ahead When It Comes To Mental Health Treatment, Despite Gains

By | Sat, 07/19/2014 - 13:43

U.S. soldiers suffering from a mental disorder are far more likely to seek out mental health services than they were a decade ago.

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10 Happiness Quotes That Will Change The Way You Think

By | Fri, 07/18/2014 - 18:14

You are in control of your own happiness, though it’s often easy to forget this simple fact; reading these brief quotes will remind you of the positive things you have in your daily life.

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Fish Oil Helps Alcoholics Preserve Their Brain Health

By | Fri, 07/18/2014 - 16:03

Omega-3 fish oil might help alcoholics protect themselves from dementia caused by excessive alcohol consumption.


DEA Agents Paid Drug Addict In Crack For His Help In Investigation

By | Wed, 07/16/2014 - 17:51

Aaron Romero filed a lawsuit against DEA agents in Las Vegas after they paid the former drug addict in crack cocaine to assist in an undercover drug bust.

male breast cancer

Male Breast Cancer Doesn’t Get The Attention It Needs

By | Wed, 07/16/2014 - 16:45

Male breast cancer is 100 times less common than female breast cancer, but it’s important enough for the FDA to begin recruiting more volunteers for research opportunities.