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FDA warns against unapproved treatments for skin condition molluscum

Products marketed as treatments for molluscum have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the agency warned.

Amnesia: The Bunker Review - Anxiety Inducing Horror

Here's what we thought of Frictional Games' latest release, Amnesia: The Bunker.

Migraines 101: Know the signs, symptoms and treatments

One in four American households have a family member who suffer from migraines but fewer than 5% seek help. Dr. Gayatri Devi explains how to spot the symptoms, how to mitigate the pain and goes through the options for treatments and prevention.

How Long You Take To Fall Asleep Reveals A lot About Your Health

Getting a good night’s rest is essential but experts say the amount of time it takes you to fall asleep is a telltale sign about your health. The time it takes to fall asleep, also known as Sleep latency, varies from person to person but Sleep specialists tell the Huffpost falling asleep very quickly or extremely slowly could both possibly indicate other issues.

These Seemingly Innocent Symptoms Could Signal a Serious Health Problem

Skin rash? Dry mouth? They might be a bigger deal than you think.

Eating This Fruit Could Prevent Frailty in Old Age, Study Shows

Nutritionists weigh in on what foods keep you strong.

Moderna cancer vaccine used with Merck Keytruda reduces risk of deadly skin cancer spreading

Melanoma is responsible for the large majority of skin cancer deaths, according to the American Cancer Society.

28 Foods the World's Healthiest People Eat Every Day

Defy your age by filling up on these longevity-boosting foods.

Doctors Say These Techniques Might Help Your Migraine Disappear Faster

Not all of them require medication, either.

U.S. doctors warn gun violence across the U.S. is like a disease

CNN’s Josh Campbell reports on another deadly weekend of violence in the U.S.

68 Amazingly Quick Dinners To Make Busy Weeknights A Breeze

Take-out, who?

15 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfasts You Can Make in 5 Minutes

Reviewed by Dietitian Jessica Ball, M.S., RD Anti-inflammatory ingredients like avocado, cherries, eggs and nut butters are highlighted in these quick breakfast recipes. In just 5 minutes, you can enjoy a delicious morning meal that can help relieve inflammation and its pesky symptoms, including joint stiffness, digestive issues and high blood pres...

Dark riddles that'll give you the creeps

Riddles are a great way to exercise our brains. Some can be really complex and hard to solve, but not many send chills down our spines. But it turns out there's a whole world of dark riddles, which are not only interesting but also spooky! Ready? Click through if you dare.

30 Summer Soups That Bring The Comfort Food Vibes Even When It's Hot Out

It's not just for winter anymore!

Timber, Amedisys top healthcare gainers; Bellerophon, Castle among losers

Gainers: Timber Pharmaceuticals (TMBR) +36%. Amedisys (AMED) +15%. Rockwell Medical (RMTI) +15%. Coeptis Therapeutics (COEP) +14%. BiondVax Pharmaceuticals (BVXV) +12%. Losers: Bellerophon Therapeutics (BLPH) -84%. Castle Biosciences (CSTL) -55%. Elevation Oncology (ELEV) -25%. Mallinckrodt (MNK) -22%. Context Therapeutics (CNTX) -16%. S&P 500 Hea...

Florida's trans community in "chaos" after DeSantis took away gender-affirming care from many adults

Critics are calling the state a “proving ground” for what anti-trans lawmakers can get away with.

Baby Hippo Learning to Swim at Greensboro Science Center Has Everyone Obsessed

This is the definition of maximum cuteness!

The Most Dangerous Chemicals in the Food You Eat (Avoid Them!)

Food is essential for our survival and well-being, but unfortunately, not all foods are created equal. There are many chemicals and additives in your favorite foods that affect your health. Some of these chemicals can cause serious health problems, including cancer, hormonal imbalances, and neurological disorders. This article uncovers the most dangerous chemicals in the food you eat and recommends healthier alternatives.

65 Healthy Date Night Dinners That Will Make You Forget All About Going Out

You know you want to stay in tonight...

Exercise stars then and now: How they've transformed over the years

Catch up with your favorite fitness icons of the past.

Doctors Share the Most Effective Natural Remedies for Common Health Issues

Find relief for colds, pain, gut woes, and more—sans a pricey co-pay.

Health Uses of Manuka Honey

Medically reviewed by Melissa Nieves, LND, RD Manuka honey is a type of dark honey produced by bees that pollinate flowers of the manuka bush (Leptospermum scoparium), a shrub native to New Zealand. Unlike other honey varieties, manuka honey is rich in a compound called methylglyoxal (MGO), which gives it its strong antibacterial effects. Manuka ho...

Our Lab Tests Prove This Drugstore Neck Cream Actually Tightens Sagging Skin

GH Beauty Lab scientists analyzed 901 data points to find the neck creams that really work.

Mighty With Migraine: Migraine 101

The inaugural season of Health & (un)Wellness — Mighty With Migraine — kicks off with this well-rounded primer on the common yet disabling neurological disease. Meet hosts Kat and Skye as they explore some foundational migraine vocab and rant about barometric pressure changes. Come for the brain-bending info, stay for the laughs! You can also listen on our Spotify for Podcasters page and on Apple Podcasts. Additional Reading: 26 Different Types...

The Dogs of Chernobyl Are Experiencing Rapid Evolution, Study Suggests

Have the canines acquired strange mutations living near the power plant?

25 Easy, Delicious Casseroles That Are Actually Healthy

Love your favorite casserole recipe but don’t love the calorie count? Try these healthy hacks to beloved casserole recipes.

'Healthy' Or 'Diet' Foods You Should Probably Stop Eating

The labels on these foods can be deceptive.

The Best Vitamin C Serums for Brighter, Even-Toned Skin

The experts have spoken, and this list of vitamin C-spiked serums is sure to leave your skin looking healthier and more radiant with each passing day.

Is Collagen Powder Really Good For Aging Skin?

About a year or so ago, I did a little research on collagen. I had heard how it is great for women over 50 and for aging skin. So I wanted to know a few things: what is collagen powder and what are the health benefits of collagen powder? After my research, I then started... The post Is Collagen Powder Really Good For Aging Skin? appeared first on Women Blazing Trails.

How the Broca's Area of the Brain Functions

Medically reviewed by Daniel B. Block, MD Broca's area is a region of the brain that plays a critical role in speech production and language comprehension. While its exact role in speech is not fully understood, it is believed to interact with sensory information and relay signals to the motor cortex in order to coordinate the movements necessary f...

70 Easy Better-For-You Dinners You’ll Actually Look Forward To Eating

Eating healthy doesn't have to suck.

41 Interesting Rules First Ladies Have to Follow, Like Not Being Allowed to Drive

They have a lot of responsibilities.

Shocking New Guidelines Warn Against Sugar Substitutes for Weight Loss and Disease Prevention

If you use non-sugar sweeteners (like stevia), listen up!

We Taste-Tested Every Single Gatorade Flavor—Here's What Came Out On Top

Where did your favorite fall?

These 23 Vegetables Are Surprising Sources of Protein

They're strong.

Everything to Know About Washing Your Hands

With Instructions for People in the Workforce

120 Recipes To Help You Cut Down On Carbs Even When You Go Back For Seconds (Or Thirds)

Let us see ya get low.

These Knee Braces Help With Arthritis Pain, Swelling, and Post-Surgery Recovery

Experts weigh in.

Karen Hauer's husband delays world record attempt over heart pain

Jordan, who suffered a heart attack when he was just 28, is attempting to make a 1,700km round trip from Brighton to Glasgow including 19 days of walking and running and 10 days of cycling.

Everyone Is Guilty of Telling These Lies

If you think you haven't, you're just lying to yourself.

Healthy Carrot Muffins

Healthy Carrot Muffins are the perfect gluten free treat! Packed with veggies + sweetened only with honey/fruit. They're moist + delicious! This post is sponsored by my friends at Bob's Red Mill.

Al Roker "feels good", almost a month after having knee surgery

Al Roker "feels good" and is happy to be out and about, almost a month after having knee surgery.

Here Are the Best Dog Running Leashes to Keep Up With Your Pup

Choose from our list of the best picks for dog walkers and runners alike!

Cardiologists Say These Are The Worst Foods For Your Heart, And There Goes My Whole Diet

Man, there are some shockers in here.

Famous figures who underwent shock therapy

Many physical procedures developed to help mental illness are steeped in controversy, and many seem barbaric by today's standards. Lobotomies, for example, haven't been performed in the United States since 1967. Shock therapy, however, has stuck around, and today has seemingly as many advocates as it does challengers. While shock therapy's dark history and intimidating side effects are enough for some to stay permanently turned off from the idea, other individuals have taken it upon themselves to spread awareness regarding the positive effects that the treatment can have. For instance, many celebrities and figures from history have undergone shock therapy and shared their experiences and opinions. In this gallery, let's take a look at the history behind shock therapy, and read up on the stories of the famous figures who've received it. Click on.

This Genetically-Modified Bacteria Could Be The Next Breakthrough In Cancer Treatment

Scientists may have discovered a new way to fight cancer, and it involves something we all have already. The treatment has already shown some success.

Man Lies About Being a Disabled Veteran, Gets Pissed at Coworker for Outing Him

If someone is lying about their disability to make themselves more eligible, should a friend tell others the truth? This ... Read more

Get More Steps in Your Day With These Top-Rated Under-Desk Treadmills

Walking while working is one way to increase your number of steps per day.

This Top-Tested Night Cream Firms Skin While You Sleep

These formulas really work for every skin type, from dry to aging, acne-prone, oily and more.

16 Secrets To Make Spring Cleaning More Fun, According to Experts

Here’s how to spark some joy while you make the whole house sparkle.