Health

For weight loss, exercise is important — but calories move the needle

For weight loss, exercise is important — but calories move the needle

Many experts, while extolling the benefits of exercise, say the primary villain when it comes to excess weight is what's on our menu....
Suicide rate in teen girls reaches 40-year high

Suicide rate in teen girls reaches 40-year high

In 2015, five girls out of every 100,000 between the ages of 15 and 19 committed suicide in the United States....
Here's What Worries Parents As Kids Head Back to School

Here's What Worries Parents As Kids Head Back to School

The biggest concerns are about bullying, online safety and car crashes...
You Asked: Are Airport Body Scanners Safe?

You Asked: Are Airport Body Scanners Safe?

Experts weigh in on whether you should consider opting out...
Seltzer water not harmful to your teeth or health, expert says

Seltzer water not harmful to your teeth or health, expert says

Despite recent headlines across the web, drinking sparkling water does not have any harmful effects, a nutrition expert tells ABC News. Americans spent $2.3 billion on seltzer or...
Ask the pharmacists: How your pharmacist can help you

Ask the pharmacists: How your pharmacist can help you

This is the person to ask when you don't feel so well after starting a new medicine, or when you have questions about how a new medication could interact with what you're already...
How to give your brain a boost with exercise

How to give your brain a boost with exercise

Give your brain a workout!...
Exercising is fine, but calories move the needle

Exercising is fine, but calories move the needle

Many experts, while extolling the benefits of exercise, say the primary villain when it comes to excess weight is what's on our menu....
Colorectal cancers are killing more young people; experts want to know why

Colorectal cancers are killing more young people; experts want to know why

No one knows what underlying lifestyle, environmental or genetic factors may be driving the rise in cases....
9 things I learned working out with Kate Upton and a bunch of Marines

9 things I learned working out with Kate Upton and a bunch of Marines

What does this super model think about cheating, coney fries and the best choice for the cover of Sports Illustrated?...
Trying to get a medical marijuana card soon? Don’t hold your breath

Trying to get a medical marijuana card soon? Don’t hold your breath

Florida’s Office of Medical Marijuana Use has struggled to keep up with the demand for medical marijuana cards and physician training courses since the state passed a new law in...
Restaurant inspections: Five things to watch out for next time you dine out

Restaurant inspections: Five things to watch out for next time you dine out

Before you even get a table at a restaurant, there are often signs that can warn you when there are problems with food handling and cleanliness - if you know what to look for....
Will eye damage follow the Great American Eclipse?

Will eye damage follow the Great American Eclipse?

Will eye damage be a lasting legacy of the Great American Eclipse (and is there anything you can do to prevent it)?...
PICTURES: The hundreds of forgotten dogs of Chernobyl, descended from abandoned pets after the nuclear disaster

PICTURES: The hundreds of forgotten dogs of Chernobyl, descended from abandoned pets after the nuclear disaster

MORE than 120,000 people from hundreds of towns and villages were forced to abruptly flee their homes in the wake of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986....
School teaches HSC students wrong maths lessons

School teaches HSC students wrong maths lessons

YEAR 12 is already stressful enough, but for some HSC students it just got worse....
It’s time to turn off Instagram

It’s time to turn off Instagram

I’M well aware Instagram is the place to show off the un-real about your life. Sometimes that’s a six pack (that only appears when you contort your body to a certain angle) or a...
oBike: Bike sharing service launches in Sydney

oBike: Bike sharing service launches in Sydney

A CONTROVERSIAL bike-sharing company has launched in Sydney and is set to expand nationwide after causing “visual pollution” in Melbourne and being banned overseas....
Woman’s horrifying jaw ordeal

Woman’s horrifying jaw ordeal

IT’S everyone’s worst nightmare: waking up in excruciating pain and finding yourself unable to open your mouth. And that was just the beginning of this woman’s ordeal....
A casual visit to the beauty salon proved life-changing for one woman

A casual visit to the beauty salon proved life-changing for one woman

A casual visit to the beauty salon proved life-changing for one woman after a staff member identified a rare type of cancer on her fingernail....
Battle to stop meningococcal spread

Battle to stop meningococcal spread

HIGH school students are now being immunised for meningococcal disease to help stop its spread following six deaths in 18 months and cases tripling across the state....
Connie Johnson has shared a heartbreaking post about terminal cancer

Connie Johnson has shared a heartbreaking post about terminal cancer

CONNIE Johnson has shared the heartbreaking reality of her fight against terminal cancer, revealing she can’t walk, has lost her bodily function and finds sitting up difficult....
Vitamin C deficiency linked to blood cancer

Vitamin C deficiency linked to blood cancer

AN apple a day may keep the doctor away, but a glass of juice could keep you out of a cancer ward. Research involving mice has linked vitamin C deficiency to leukaemia....
‘For sure, your marriage is done because of this?’

‘For sure, your marriage is done because of this?’

A WOMAN has been left visibly distressed after watching secretly filmed footage of her husband take the phone number of someone who flirted with him yet claimed to be under age....
Vixens rob old man after hotel romp

Vixens rob old man after hotel romp

HE would’ve been safer at Bingo night....
How to lose weight in three minutes

How to lose weight in three minutes

FORGET slogging away at the gym for hours on end....
Wife spots missing husband after a decade

Wife spots missing husband after a decade

IT was the last thing Sandie Gillette ever expected to see. But when she did, she couldn’t look away....
Aussie models vie for Victoria’s Secret

Aussie models vie for Victoria’s Secret

VICTORIA’S Secret may be America’s biggest fashion show, but it was all about the Aussies — and one Kiwi — at yesterday’s castings in New York....
How Hannah should be remembered

How Hannah should be remembered

THIS is the way the family of Hunter Valley girl Hannah Rye wants everyone to ­remember the brave teen — beaming from ear to ear and full of the joy of life....
Why oh why do we have to do Book Week?

Why oh why do we have to do Book Week?

I’M well aware Instagram is the place to show off the un-real about your life. Sometimes that’s a six pack (that only appears when you contort your body to a certain angle) or a...
‘Breathing has become difficult’

‘Breathing has become difficult’

CONNIE Johnson has shared the heartbreaking reality of her fight against terminal cancer, revealing she can’t walk, has lost her bodily function and finds sitting up difficult....
Connecting the dots: How the opioid epidemic affects suicide in teens and children

Connecting the dots: How the opioid epidemic affects suicide in teens and children

Just before Christmas 2015, child psychiatrist Daniel Nelson noticed an unusual number of suicidal kids in the hospital emergency room....
Wayland-Cohocton School District women light beacon of hope and positivity

Wayland-Cohocton School District women light beacon of hope and positivity

How two women work to emphasize physical and mental wellness...
Palmyra-Macedon Central School District wellness coordinators lead by example

Palmyra-Macedon Central School District wellness coordinators lead by example

Meet the ladies shining a light on wellness in their district...
A case for choosing alternative medicine

A case for choosing alternative medicine

A scary infection led Brian Lucchesi to journey down the spiritual path to healing and wellness...
Sodus Central School District hits the mountain-biking trails

Sodus Central School District hits the mountain-biking trails

Extreme new hobby opens doors for students and community members...
Live Strong

Live Strong

Hey #LA! Our yoga expert @elisejoanfitness will be giving you a "Rise & Slay, 3 Easy Ab Move" workout today at 9:30am PT on Good Day LA on @foxla. Make...
Zuzka Light

Zuzka Light

Hey guys, hope you had a great weekend. I've been just watching the total eclipse on TV wishing I could see it in person...
Health care should be part of the gay agenda

Health care should be part of the gay agenda

As the 2017 Jersey City LGBT Pride Festival approaches, we are reminded that the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) population is considered a "health disparity...
Avocados have this super ingredient — and we’ve been throwing it away

Avocados have this super ingredient — and we’ve been throwing it away

Experts call it the 'waste of waste,' and say its benefits can be applied to a host of medicinal and industrial products....