Many of us have heard: “Don’t go outside without a coat; you’ll catch a cold.” That’s not exactly true. As with many things, the reality is more complicated.
It’s a common dieter’s lament: “Ugh, my metabolism is so slow, I’m never going to lose any weight.”
The best way to prevent the virus from spreading in a home would be simply to keep infected people away. But this is hard to do…
Amusement and pleasant surprises – and the laughter they can trigger – add texture to the fabric of daily life.
More Families Are Discussing End-Of-Life Planning As COVID-19 Cases Rise – Here's How To Start The Conversation
Everyone directly affected by these choices should be part of the conversation – including young adults.
These At-Home Exercises Can Help Older People Boost Their Immune System And Overall Health In The Age Of COVID-19
Regular exercise and cardiorespiratory fitness can significantly reduce the risk COVID-19 poses to older adults by improving overall health and boosting the immune system.
The connection between the pandemic and our dietary habits is undeniable. The stress of isolation coupled with a struggling economy has caused many of us to seek comfort with our old friends…
Some researchers are concerned about how the twice-a-year switch impacts our body’s physiology.
As temperatures fall, people are spending more time indoors. That heightens the risk of the coronavirus spreading, but there are some simple steps you can take to help protect yourself and everyone around you.
Studies show that within a span of a few weeks, reducing air contaminants and particulates in the air children are exposed to significantly decreases respiratory problems, such as shortness of breath…
Scientists have been warning for months that the coronavirus could be spread by aerosols – tiny respiratory droplets that people emit when they talk or sneeze and that can linger in the air.
Ultraviolet light has a long history as a disinfectant and the SARS-CoV-2…
EPA's in-house experts admitted what we already know—they have no safety data on fluoride intake and neurotoxic effects. And they agreed that recent studies confirm its harmful effects. Will this finally bring an end to water fluoridation?
A perspective based in objectivity and equality will allow caregivers to escape the antiquated blaming approach and perceive those with overweight or obese conditions in the same light as those with other diseases.
Since the onset of COVID-19—which clearly did not originate on an industrial factory farm—experts have rightly pointed out that our industrial meat and poultry production systems are breeding grounds for future pandemics.
Nearly a year before the novel coronavirus emerged, Dr. Leonardo Trasande published “Sicker, Fatter, Poorer,” a book about connections between environmental pollutants and many of the most common chronic illnesses.
Check out these top six hints to help you enjoy a deep sleep all night, every night. You’ll start feeling refreshed and ready for anything before you know it.
Is Telehealth As Good As In-person Care? A Telehealth Researcher Explains How To Get The Most Out Of Remote Health Care
COVID-19 has led to a boom in telehealth, with some health care facilities seeing an increase in its use by as much as 8,000%.