All posts by ariannawmd

  • Are You Eating More Calories Than You Think?

    You’ve worked hard to curb mindless eating by not watching TV with a bag of chips in your lap, and you log everything you do eat in your smartphone app. But you could still be taking in...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Happy Spouse, Healthy You

    Many studies have shown that a stable and happy marriage is good for the health of both partners, increasing longevity. But did you know that there’s also a link between one spouse’s happiness and the health of...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Diabetic Eye Disease

    Severe sleep apnea is a risk factor for diabetic eye disease that can lead to vision loss and blindness, researchers report. Poor control of diabetes can result in damage to tiny blood vessels at the back of...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Childhood Risk Factors Can Predict Adult Obesity

    Certain risk factors in childhood can identify those who are more likely to suffer severe obesity in adulthood, a new study finds. The research included more than 12,000 participants from different countries who were followed from childhood...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Beyonce’s Dad Puts Spotlight on Male Breast Cancer

    Beyonce Knowles’ father first suspected something was wrong when he noticed a dot of blood that kept appearing on his shirts and bedsheets. “Imagine a piece of white paper and you took a red pen and just...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Health Highlights: Oct. 15, 2019

    Meat Study Authors Have Financial Ties to Beef Industry New Migraine Drug Approved by FDA

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Health Tip: Why You Yawn

    (HealthDay News) — Yawning typically occurs when you feel sleepy or bored, says Cleveland Clinic. People do not yawn because the brain needs more oxygen, the clinic notes in dispelling a common myth. Instead, yawns allow us...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Health Tip: Broken Toe Care

    (HealthDay News) — Toe bones are typically small and fragile. That’s why these bones can break after dropping something heavy on them or even stubbing a toe, says MedlinePlus. Usually, a broken toe is not a serious...

    • Posted October 15, 2019
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  • Put Safety First When Planning to Pack Food-to-Go

    Whether you’re tailgating, cooking for a potluck or bringing in a treat for co-workers, keep safety in mind to avoid food-borne illnesses. Safe handling is always important, but it’s an even bigger priority when you’re away from...

    • Posted October 14, 2019
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  • How to Spice Up Everyday Oatmeal

    Want to add pizzazz to your morning bowl of oats? Here’s how to spice things up and boost the nutrition. Oats are rich in important minerals like manganese, which plays a role in controlling blood sugar. They...

    • Posted October 14, 2019
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