Cholesterol May Not Be so Bad After All

Most people have heard about good cholesterol and bad cholesterol, but what do you really know about it? Yeah, sure bad cholesterol is to blame at times for blocked arteries, but what else?

Hang Out Together, Get Fat Together

Where do we get our self image from? How do we determine what an ideal body size is? Body image is very important to many women because looking good often makes someone feel good.

New Perspective on Depression

Being blue is no fun. Anyone will tell you that. But new research says people with major depression may actually have superior reasoning skills.

Fitting in is Proving More Costly on Health

Everyone has felt the need to fit in at least once. Whether it be in school, at work, or even just in life. Fitting in to something is just a part of life.

FDA Demands STD Products Removal

The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have issued warnings to companies that claim their "dietary supplements" are effective in preventing or treating sexually-transmitted diseases (STDs).

New Understanding of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer cells frequently rely on the hormone estrogen to develop and grow. New research has discovered more about this relationship, findings that could lead to new, better treatments.

Millions of Depressed Youngsters

Depression among teens is an epidemic. Nearly 2 million adolescents in the U.S. suffered major depression in 2009. And most never got help.

Drink Juice, Lower Risk for Heart Disease

People are always trying to find easy ways to be healthier. What's easier than having a cup of juice to improve heart health?

Asthma: State of the Disease

If you are one of the 17.5 million adults or 7.1 million children in the U.S. who suffer from asthma, keeping up with all the most recent research and news can be dizzying.

Prenatal Infection Prevention Month

To observe Prenatal Infection Prevention Month and to educate expectant mother's, here is a list of common prenatal infections and how to avoid them.


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