Yoga May Be Right Move Versus Urinary Incontinence

By Alan Mozes                  HealthDay Reporter         TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Yoga can help older women who fight frequent bouts of urinary incontinence, new research suggests. The finding stems from a small study of participants in yoga classes specifically […]

New Book Explores The Science Of Pregnancy ‘Like A Mother’ : NPR

TERRY GROSS, HOST: This is FRESH AIR. I’m Terry Gross. After giving birth to her first daughter, my guest, journalist Angela Garbes, started breastfeeding. She’d been told by medical professionals, books and friends that breast is best, but she didn’t understand what was so special about breast milk. So she did some research and wrote […]

U.S. Cancer Death Rate Down, But Prostate Cases Up

TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — There’s good news for Americans in the war against cancer. Cancer deaths continue to decline nationwide, according to the Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. But the report also points to one troubling trend — prostate cancer deaths are creeping up […]

Adding Blue Dye to Colonoscopy May Boost Detection

By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — By having patients swallow a blue dye tablet as part of colonoscopy prep, doctors can boost their chances of catching telltale signs of cancer, new research suggests. The dye is technically referred to as “oral delayed-release methylene blue.” When […]

Mom-to-Be’s Pot Use Tied to Changes in Baby’s Size

By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Smoking marijuana during pregnancy has been linked to smaller weights and irritable behavior in infants, new research suggests. And if a pregnant woman smokes tobacco along with marijuana, the effects on the baby are even worse, the study authors […]

What You Should Know About the Nipah Virus

Ten people in the South Indian state of Kerala have died after being infected by the Nipah virus, an emerging disease thought to be spread by fruit bats and other animals. Here’s what you should know about the outbreak. What is the Nipah virus? The Nipah virus is a highly contagious and deadly virus that […]

How I Met The Woman Behind Schizophrenic.NYC

When I first met Michelle Hammer, she made exactly zero impression. I remember the conference we were both attending, but I don’t remember her. I have some vague recollection of a loud, inappropriate woman talking about meeting men on Tinder, but to this day, she claims it wasn’t her. My first memory of “meeting” Michelle […]

Calendula Tea Benefits & Recipe

I love calendula for its beauty and healing properties. Calendula tea is just one way to harness the healing power of this amazing herb. While you usually just think of tea for drinking, this particular tea is so versatile there are a million different ways to use it! Well, close to that anyway! What Is Calendula? […]