Mindfulness takes practice
Mindfulness meditation practice is set at 45 minutes a day at home, as well as weekly group sessions with the teacher. And the 45 minutes is every day, six days a week as long...
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A Temporary Tattoo That Brings Hospital Care To The Home | Todd Coleman
Todd Coleman, an electronics inventor, is striving to make medical care less invasive and available no matter where the patient is through wearable technology. He hopes to...
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Racial residential segregation associated with systolic BP changes
A reduction in exposure to racial residential segregation was linked to lower systolic BP, according to a study in JAMA Internal Medicine. “Our study suggests that the stress...
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Cellular stress in the brain may contribute to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Research shows that cellular stress in the brain may contribute to development of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
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Three types of work stress increasing in the US
Two stressful work characteristics, low job control and 'job strain' - that is, high-demand, low-control work - have been increasing in the US since 2002. The findings may...
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I Got Hammered to Try These Hangover-Prevention Vitamins, So You Don't Have To
"Hangovers are awesome," said no one, ever. While there are plenty of next-day hangover cures from smoothies to kombucha that help detoxify and restore your body, there aren't...
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You're Packing On The Pounds Because You Suck At Sleeping
Staying awake stressing then getting up early to hit the gym can actually cause you to gain weight. That's why celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow have turned to sleep experts to...
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Aly Raisman Slams TSA Agent's Comments About Her Body
“The fact that a man thinks he [can] judge my arms pisses me off,” Raisman wrote. Aly Raisman has joined the fight against body shaming after a TSA agent made sexist comments...
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Does meditation carry a risk of harmful side effects?
"Meditation can leave you feeling even more stressed," the Daily Mail reports. The claim is prompted by a study of 60 practitioners of Buddhist meditation in the US which found...
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Bouldering may be used to effectively treat symptoms of depression, study suggests
A growing body of research suggests that bouldering, a form of rock climbing, can help build muscle and endurance while reducing stress - and a new study co-led by a University...
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New Drug Sofosbuvir can Reduce Transplant and Mortality Rates in Patients...
The new drug called sofosbuvir reduced the progression of advanced liver disease in hepatitis C patients. Patients with cirrhosis can benefit from sofosbuvir-based therapies.
International Day of Action For Women's Health 2017 - Women's Health Matters
International Day of Action For Women's Health, which falls on the 28th May annually, fights for sexual and reproductive rights of women globally.
Are you getting enough of these healthy foods?
Maintaining one's health doesn't have to involve complicated science. In fact, it can be as easy as eating - all the right food, that is. The list of things you can eat to...
Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness
Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hair Loss , Immune System and Disorders
10 stroke patients regain control of their paralyzed hands
The machine, developed by the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, targets a small part of the brain that is needed to send the first 'movement signal' to our...
Preeclampsia increases stroke risk six fold
Two thirds of preeclampsia-related strokes occur after birth when the mother has gone home, a team of researchers from Columbia University Medical Center warn.
Research About Social Norms Could Help Us Better Understand Extremism
New research investigating how we adhere to certain unspoken codes of conduct and appearance may give us insight into extremist behavior. And with this weeks's deadly terrorist...
Tips to Manage Diabetes During The Month of Ramadan
Few health tips can help prevent disease risk in diabetes patients during Ramadan, as they will be fasting during that period of the month for 12 to 15 hours.
The Not So Sweet Connection Between Cancer and Sugar
A specific type of cancer known as squamous cell carcinoma is remarkably more dependent on sugar as their energy supply compared to other types.
Global Warming Is On Pace To Cause Many Sleepless Nights By 2099, Study Finds
Nick Obradovich couldn't sleep. It was October 2015, and a surprise heat wave sent thermometers across San Diego soaring 7 degrees Fahrenheit above average. The window...