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3 Products to Help You De-Germ Your Workout

The gym can be a hotbed of disease. In fact, “both MRSA, a potentially deadly staphylococcus bacteria, and rhinoviruses, the cause of the common cold, have been detected on gym equipment,” says Charles Gerba, PhD, a microbiologist at the University of Arizona. 135 more words

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The Weird Link Between Migraines and Carpel Tunnel Syndrome

MONDAY, March 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Carpal tunnel syndrome appears to increase risk for migraine headaches, and migraines may make it more likely that you’ll also have carpal tunnel syndrome, new research suggests. 320 more words

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Why More Boys Are Born Than Girls, According to One Study

By Randy Dotinga
HealthDay Reporter

MONDAY, March 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Many scientists believe human conception produces more male than female embryos, with male embryos less likely to survive. 576 more words

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Tied to Your Phone? Here's a Simple Way to Use it Less

When it comes to smartphone addiction—to borrow from internet parlance—the struggle is real. As much as we all love to browse Facebook, snap photos (for Instagram, of course), and check e-mail and texts on the go, research shows that constantly checking your phone… 169 more words

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The Medieval Cure That May Actually Kill Antibiotic-Resistant Bugs

A 10th-century medicine that was originally used to treat eye infections may also be able to cure staph infections.

Researchers at the University of Nottingham recreated an ancient potion recipe from Bald’s Leechbook, one of the oldest medical texts in existence. 118 more words

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Its all in the mind

It is peculiar how reluctant we are to grasp the unity that is mind and body. Take the experience of pain. How tempting it is to lay aside its subjectivity. 364 more words

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Yoga Helped Me Find Happiness

I went to my first yoga class in 1999 to tackle stress and back pain. At the time I was a news anchor and reporter, and I was unable to sit at the news desk or stand for a live report without experiencing shooting and/or throbbing pain. 1,162 more words

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