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4 tips to manage your crazy

We live in a world where we are constantly on the go. We add items to our to-do list faster than we can cross them off. Sometimes we even forget to eat or sleep – let alone embrace a balanced, healthy lifestyle. Check out these tips to help maintain physical and mental wellness in the midst of chaos: 1. Practice ...

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Heart attack victims are getting younger

The average age of people suffering the most severe form of heart attack is getting younger – a worrisome finding in a new study presented at the American College of Cardiology’s 65th Annual Scientific Session. The study, which looked at nearly 4,000 Cleveland Clinic patients from 1995 to 2014, found that the average age of those treated for ST-elevation myocardial ...

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Should you be worried about the latest infection outbreak?

Infections from a typically benign bacteria strain called Elizabethkingia have been linked to several deaths in Illinois, Wisconsin and Michigan over the past two years. Here’s what you should know about this potentially dangerous microorganism, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Illinois and Wisconsin public health departments: What is Elizabethkingia? Elizabethkingia is a type of ...

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Do men take longer to get over a breakup than women?

Men take longer than women to recover from a romantic breakup, but women initially feel the emotional pain of a breakup more intensely, according to a recent study. In some cases, researchers also found that men said they never fully recover emotionally. The study looked at responses from 5,705 participants in 96 countries who answered questions and rated the emotional and physical ...

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Do you look older than your age? Here’s why

If you look older than your actual age, it might not be entirely your fault. A new study has isolated a specific gene that plays a clear role in a person’s appearance. Past research has acknowledged that one’s appearance is significantly influenced by environmental or lifestyle factors, such as sun exposure, smoking or overall “hard living.” But Dutch and British ...

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Can good posture help you lose weight?

Poor posture could be the reason you’re not getting the most out of your workouts. Standing correctly can help you burn fat, gain strength and benefit your health in the long-term, according to a fitness advice article published in Men’s Health magazine. Many people allow their shoulders to slouch, weight to shift to one hip and feet to flare out, physical therapist Doug ...

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Can good posture help you lose weight?

Poor posture could be the reason you’re not getting the most out of your workouts. Standing correctly can help you burn fat, gain strength and benefit your health in the long-term, according to a fitness advice article published in Men’s Health magazine. Many people allow their shoulders to slouch, weight to shift to one hip and feet to flare out, physical therapist Doug ...

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Can a positive attitude impact your heart?

Being happy might have more overall health benefits than one might think, according to a study published by the American Heart Association (AHA). The study showed that people diagnosed with heart disease who have a positive attitude are likely to exercise more and live longer than those who are not as optimistic. Researchers used a questionnaire to determine the moods ...

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How to know if you have tendinitis

Have you ever been playing tennis or golf, and during that initial swing you feel a sharp pain in your shoulder or elbow? While typing on the keyboard at work does your wrist suddenly become stiff and tender to the touch? The pain you are feeling could be from tendinitis. Tendinitis (sometimes spelled “tendonitis”) is a common condition that is ...

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Do you look older than your age? Here’s why

If you look older than your actual age, it might not be entirely your fault. A new study has isolated a specific gene that plays a clear role in a person’s appearance. Past research has acknowledged that one’s appearance is significantly influenced by environmental or lifestyle factors, such as sun exposure, smoking or overall “hard living.” But Dutch and British ...

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