January 19, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer

Breast Cancer Treatment

Breast Cancer Treatment Medical Author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, is a U.S. board-certified Anatomic Pathologist with subspecialty training in the fields of Experimental and Molecular Pathology. Dr. Stöppler’s educational background includes a BA with Highest Distinction from the University of Virginia and

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January 19, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness

Too Much Sitting Ages You Faster

Latest Exercise & Fitness News WEDNESDAY, Jan. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) — You might age a lot faster if you sit too much, a new study warns. Researchers who assessed nearly 1,500 older women found those who sat most of the day and got little exercise had cells that were

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January 19, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness

Short Stretches of Exercise May Have Anti-Inflammatory Effect

By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter Latest Exercise & Fitness News WEDNESDAY, Jan. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Just 20 minutes of moderate exercise may dampen inflammation in the body, researchers say. The study findings suggest that “exercise doesn’t have to be tremendously hard for you to see health benefits from it,”

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January 19, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology

Concussion Symptoms and Testing

Concussions among kids are increasing When talking about Title IX, the discussion centers on the increased participation of girls in sports and that’s a good thing, but there may be a statistic that is less exciting. While football is king in causing sports head injuries in young athletes, girls’ soccer

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January 18, 2017 by Contributor in Cold and Flu

OTC Cold and Cough Medications

Unsure about the hundreds of cold and flu preparations on the drugstore shelves? You’re not alone. Deciding among the OTC (over-the-counter) remedies for cold, flu, or allergy symptoms can be intimidating, and a basic understanding of the types of drugs contained in these medications can help you make an informed

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January 18, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness

Health Tip: Investing in Your Fitness

Latest Exercise & Fitness News (HealthDay News) — Before you invest in exercise equipment or a workout plan, make sure you’re making a wise choice. Here are suggestions from the American Council on Exercise: Beware of plans that tout significant calories burned with little effort, or results with little work.

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