Health & Fitness


This Root Veggie Can Help You Build Strong Bones

Roast them, puree them, or use them in a soup.

Man given gift of life by mother thanks to live liver transplant

A man who missed out on a liver transplant six times was in seventh heaven when his mother was found to be a match and gave her son the gift of life. Connor Meyrick received 65% of his mother Michelle’s liver during a 12-hour operation at the Royal Free Hospital (RFH) in north London in March. The operation – which was the first live liver transpla...

Subjective age bias: Psychologists uncover a fascinating historical trend

Do you feel younger than your chronological age? You are not alone. Research has shown that most middle-aged and older adults feel younger than they actually are, and this phenomenon has been labeled subjective age bias. Interestingly, new research provides evidence that this effect is increasing over time. Individuals from more recent birth cohort...

Elon Musk's Latest Troubling Stance on Mental Health Has Made Some People Angry

Either way you slice it, what he's saying is really dangerous.

What to know about the health risks of wildfire smoke

Air quality advisories are in effect for up to 100 million people in the U.S. What does poor air quality mean for your health?

Poor air quality: What pet owners should know

WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — Poor air quality affects not only humans, but animals. As is the case with people, there are specific symptoms that can indicate that bad air quality is affecting your pet. Here’s a look at some of those symptoms as well as ways you can protect your pet, based on information […]

Syneos Health (SYNH) Sell-Off Appears Strategic Amid Margin Woes

Syneos Health SYNH has been gaining from partnerships and a strong Clinical Solutions segment. The company’s recent decision to sell itself seems strategic. Syneos Health operates in a strict regulatory environment, which is a concern. The stock carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Concurrent with the first-quarter 2023 earnings release, Syneos Health announced that it is to be acquired by a group of private equity firms in an all-cash transaction of...

Haze From Wildfires Raises Asthma, Heart and Other Health Concerns in US Northeast

Health officials across the US Northeast are warning residents to take precautions after wildfire smoke traveling south from Canada unleashed unhealthy air quality levels that pose a risk to the sick, elderly and young children.

Why Some Sports Science Experts Call Heat Training the New Altitude Training

There are shared benefits—and risks.

How to Hide Dark Circles With Makeup Under Eyes

How to hide dark circles with makeup has been a hack that so many have asked for. For as long as I can remember, I’ve battled dark circles. Even as a little girl, I…

A mother accidentally glued her eye shut after mistaking a bottle of nail glue for eye drops

Jennifer Eversole felt "intense burning" from the nail glue and rushed to the emergency room. After several days with an eye patch, she's "healing nicely."

Wendy Williams Is in a Treatment Facility 'Doing Her Best to Be Her Best,' Her Manager Says (Exclusive)

The former TV host's manager, Will Selby, told ET that Williams is 'taking it day by day.'

The 7 Best Foods to Eat For Glowing Skin

Give your diet a glow up with these skin-friendly foods.

Your Risk of Blood Clots Is High for the First Year After You Have COVID-19, Study Suggests

The risk is still rare, but it happens.

After eating a meal, be sure to wait to workout: This is how long you should wait to exercise

Trying to exercise on a full stomach can be uncomfortable and lead to cramping — here is how long you should wait. The post After eating a meal, be sure to wait to workout: This is how long you should wait to exercise appeared first on The Manual.

Here's How Much an N95 Mask Protects You From Wildfire Smoke

I woke up to an air quality alert this morning, as probably a lot of you did. Smoke from Canadian wildfires has drifted toward the eastern half of the U.S., causing poor air quality in many areas. New York City issued a warning for people with heart or breathing problems to mask up when they’re outdoors, and many of us on the east coast should do the same.

9 Incredible Health Benefits of Jackfruit

The tropical Asian jackfruit also happens to be a jack of all trades.

10 Delicious Snacks to Satisfy your Cravings

Maintaining a healthy diet can be challenging, especially when it comes to snacking. However, incorporating the right snacks into your diet can help you achieve your goals by keeping you fuller for longer and preventing overeating at mealtimes. Here are some unusual snacks that fight off hunger and keep you full and satisfied! 1. Coxinha ... Read more

Amazon’s Secret Air Purifier Sale Is Just in Time for Allergy Season

Tons of Popular Mechanics top picks are on sale today.

From masks to AC units: All the dos and don’ts to keep safe from wildfire smoke

From masks to AC units: All the dos and don’ts to keep safe from wildfire smoke - New Yorkers have been urged to limit their time outdoors and wear masks as wildfire smoke blankets city

16 Healthy Snacks Anyone Can Throw Together

For when you want a better-for-you snack that still tastes good and doesn’t take hours to make.

A Trader Joe's Candle Is Being Recalled for Potential Overheating Risk

If you have this candle, discard it immediately.

Best baby monitors of 2023

Discover top-rated baby monitors for audio, video and motion-sensing to help ensure your newborn's safety.

You’re probably brushing your teeth wrong, this dentist says — which has tongues wagging

If you wet your toothbrush before adding toothpaste, you should rethink your routine, a controversial interview says, as Americans spend hundreds on their teeth

Vera initiates Phase 3 study for kidney disease therapy atacicept

Vera Therapeutics (NASDAQ:VERA) has initiated a pivotal Phase 3 study of its drug candidate atacicept for the treatment of IgA nephropathy, an autoimmune kidney disorder also known as Berger's disease. The company will be testing the therapy on IgA nephropathy patients with persistent proteinuria who are at high risk of the disease progressing desp...

10 Budget-Friendly Meal Prep Recipes

Tasty make-ahead meals that won’t break the bank.

Lung cancer death risk reduced 50% with AstraZeneca’s new drug

AstraZeneca produced osimertinib called Tagrisso and drastically reduced lung cancer death risk. How is lung cancer in the U.S. Lung cancer in Utah. Lung cancer screenings.

'RHOC': Heather Dubrow Processing 'PTSD' From 'Very Tough' Season 17 (Exclusive)

Heather Dubrow previews the journey ahead on 'The Real Housewives of Orange County's new season, which sees the return of Tamra Judge.

16 Easy Soup Recipes That Freeze Well

Cook everything in one pot for the ultimate healthy meal that is freezer friendly.

Scientists invent first ever ‘breathing, sweating, shivering’ robot

Scientists invent first ever ‘breathing, sweating, shivering’ robot - ANDI features pores that bead sweat like humans

12 Excellent Rowing Machines for Your Home Gym

Bring your home gym to the next level with the help of one of these rowing machines.

23 Humidity-Loving Plants You’ll Definitely Want For Your Bathroom

Including one that we literally cannot kill.

Canadian wildfire smoke live updates: Worst air quality yet may be headed to NYC

Heavy smoke from Canadian wildfires is engulfing the East Coast, creating serious health risks for millions.

14 Examples of Mandela Effect That’ll Break Your Brain

Every so often, the internet erupts in a heated debate over something that did or didn't happen. Dive deep into these popular Mandela Effects.

The Pros and Cons of a High-Protein Diet

This is how much you should be eating—and how much is too much, according to dietitians.

Signs and Symptoms of MRSA

Medically reviewed by Anju Goel, MD, MPH Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a type of bacteria that has become resistant to the antibiotic methicillin, and oftentimes other antibiotics as well. Antibiotic resistance makes MRSA infections more difficult to treat, which can contribute to it becoming a more dangerous disease. MRSA i...

Harvard’s synthetic heart valve is designed to grow in step with the human body

Researchers have developed a promising synthetic heart valve that may eventually be used for growing children. Harvard’s Wass Institute and John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) created what they call FibraValve. This implant can be manufactured in minutes using a spun-fiber method that lets them shape the valve’s delicate flaps on a microscopic level — ready to be colonized by the patient’s living cells, developing...

Foods that Cause Weight Gain When Eaten at Night

When you're trying to lose weight, it's very important to monitor what you eat and when.

Demi Burnett Gets Vulnerable About Life With Autism: "I Don't Take Care of Myself"

Demi Burnett, 28, is most known for her bold and bubbly personality on the Bachelor franchises.

AI can help doctors with breast cancer risk predictions, a new study found

A new study published Tuesday found that artificial intelligence could aid doctors in discovering breast cancer risks in patients.

Higher Dose Review

You may have seen Higher Dose on Instagram from your favorite influencers and celebrities. The brand is a wellness tech company that specializes in red light therapy, or RLT, known for its famous sauna blanket and PEMF Go Mat, which combines the benefits of a sauna’s heat with RLT in one at-home device, as well as its red light face mask. Intereste...

England on track to end new HIV transmissions by 2030, says Government

England on track to end new HIV transmissions by 2030, says Government - The Department of Health and Social Care said new transmissions fell by almost a third between 2019 and 2021.

34 Healthy Recipes You Can Make In A Slow Cooker

Tell your take out guy to take the night off.

Life is getting worse for the average American worker in 2023

Is It Safe to Run and Work Out With Wildfire Smoke In the Air?

Heavy smoke-filled air is causing hazardous air quality throughout the Midwest and East Coast. Here's what you need to know.

The 5 Worst Things To Do After Your Workout

Don’t sabotage your sweat sessions with these post-workout mistakes

Why Does My Weight Fluctuate So Much?

No, your scale probably isn't broken.

How a Pilot Stays Mentally Fit in Outer Space

From the ISS, John Shoffner reveals how he remains focused and fearless.

Elliot Page says he got shingles filming 'Inception' because he 'felt out of place' in a 'cast full of cis men' including Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy

In his new memoir "Pageboy," the actor who played Ariadne in the 2010 sci-fi film said that "shingles communicated the stress my body felt" on set.

What happens to your body when you don't sleep enough

Not sleeping enough is never fun. It happens to nearly everyone once in a while, and it feels very annoying and inconvenient. However, for some people, it is more than just an occasional irritation. If it becomes a regular occurrence, it can cause a whole number of serious issues. Take a look through the following gallery to discover the bad things that lack of sleep can lead to.