| Sep 18, 2012
| 3:00 PM
It’s all our parents fault!
Now men can blame their parents’ divorce if they have a stroke.
A study by the University of Toronto says men who have divorced parents, are 3 times more likely to suffer from a stroke.
Researchers aren't sure of...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Facing down a man-eating lion is not the same as facing down an Excel spreadsheet, but try explaining that to your body's stress receptors.
And good luck getting their attention above the din of your stalled commuter train, looming presentation at work,...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) is an illness affecting equidae (horses and related animals) and is increasingly believed to have a major role in conditions such as laminitis. Although many factors (including cortisol metabolism and adipocyte (fat cell)...
| Mar 6, 2012
We know that pets are beneficial to our health — they can lower a person's blood pressure, cholesterol and triglyceride levels, and provide opportunities for exercise and socialization.
In some cases, the source of the benefits is obvious. You walk...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 12:43 AM
One man’s lack of patience, his snap reaction and probably a total absence of commonsense and inner peace cost him 80 bucks, give or take.
In real-time it only took about three minutes to unfold, but as I idled at a stop light outside Walgreen&...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The holidays are in full swing and for most people that means lots of opportunities to eat delicious, high-calorie foods that they normally don't eat during the rest of the year.
According to the Calorie Control Council, during Thanksgiving alone,...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Of all of the contributors to fat loss, proper sleep could be the biggest.
While you're sleeping, your body undergoes an amazing series of processes. Sleep is a time when your body repairs damaged tissue and tries to return your cells back to "normal."...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:30 AM
I've been out of the sex game for a while, save for a very casual relationship that happens sporadically. However, I met a girl recently and sex is imminent. I'm excited about it but worried because I'm having a hard time letting people touch me, just...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:03 AM
With the holidays coming up, I thought of the benefits of owning a dog. I searched the Web and selected an article from www.webMD.com titled “5 Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health,” by Jeanie Lerche Davis.
The article starts with the statement:...
| Oct 4, 2010
Some researchers – and surely many women – have suspected that stress can exacerbate symptoms of PMS. Some of the most common symptoms of premenstrual syndrome are anger, anxiety, depression, mood swings and decreased concentration – all...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 10:57 AM
Bullying has claimed the lives of enough people to be taken seriously as an social ailment, but new research suggests that the impact of verbal and physical abuse goes deeper than mere hurt feelingsâit can also affect the physical health of the brain....