January 30, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness
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For Ice Skating, Sharpen Up on Safety

Latest Exercise & Fitness News SUNDAY, Jan. 29, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Ice skating is a great source of exercise for the whole family, but injuries could take the fun out of this winter activity. Adhering to several essential safety tips can help prevent ice skating injuries, according to the

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January 30, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness
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Ways to Stay Active in Winter

Latest Exercise & Fitness News SATURDAY, Jan. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Adults should get at least 30 minutes of physical activity each day — even in the depths of winter, a leading group of dietary and nutrition professionals advises. And children should get at least an hour of daily

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January 30, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness
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High-Mileage Runners Expend Less Energy

Latest Exercise & Fitness News FRIDAY, Jan. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The bodies of runners who put in a lot of mileage appear to be more efficient at running compared to those who run less, a new study finds. Jasper Verheul and colleagues at Liverpool John Moores University in

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January 30, 2017 by Contributor in Mental Health
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Stress-Busting Tips

Latest Mental Health News (HealthDay News) — Lying around your home watching TV isn’t always the best way to unwind. Police dramas, the news — even sports programming — can be stress-inducing. Plus, it’s a passive activity, and mildly addictive, and nowhere near as relaxing as many other options you

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January 27, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Graft Versus Host Disease (GVHD)

Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GVHD) Symptom Itch Itch is an irritation in the skin that elicits an urge to scratch. Itches are a problem that everyone experiences and can be localized (limited to one area of the body) or generalized (occurring all over the body or in several different areas). Sometimes, depending

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January 27, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer
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Anxiety May Lead to Unneeded Prostate Cancer Treatments

Latest Cancer News FRIDAY, Jan. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Anxiety may prompt prostate cancer patients to opt for potentially unnecessary treatments, a new study suggests. The research included more than 1,500 men newly diagnosed with localized prostate cancer. They were more likely to choose surgery and radiation therapy than

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