Early Healthy Habits Payoff Big Later in Life
Good health comes cheaply during youth. But there's a price to be paid for not developing healthy habits.read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - August 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is "Augmented Reality" Diminished Reality?
It's called "augmented reality," and it's coming to a smartphone near you. In fact, with Pok émon GO it has arrived with a bang. But apparently augmentation and reality ain't what they used to be. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Augmented Reality Diminished Reality?
It's called augmented reality, and it's coming to a smartphone near you. In fact, with Pok émon GO it has arrived with a bang. But apparently augmentation and reality ain't what they used to be. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Novateurs Episode 1: The Marathon Goddess
The first episode of Novateurs features Julie Weiss-Marathon Goddess. In 2013 Julie ran 52 Marathons in 52 Weeks to raise funds for Pancreatic Cancer, and she is still going strong with over a 100 Marathons completed in 2016. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 13, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blood Donations, Sexual Orientation, and Societal Health
The FDA is considering lifting restrictions on blood donation based on sexual orientation. If they do, increasing the blood supply will be only the most straightforward benefit. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 13, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Brock Turner Can Help Us Unearth the Depths of Our Patriarchy
The meager sentence handed out to Brock Turner for raping an unconscious woman may be less a single miscarriage of justice than a signal of just deeply embedded sexism... read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - June 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What’s the Scariest Thing in the Bathroom?
You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender - people are people - Judith Light read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - June 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Public Bathrooms: Hygiene Trumps Gender
You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender - people are people - Judith Light read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - June 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

SAGE: A Simple Window on Cognitive Function
Self-administered online tests are a dime a dozen. But one of the simplest has shown itself an effective tool for showing you something about what's going on with your most complex organ read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - May 19, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Opinion: Immediate Doctor Access from the Comforts of Home
With First Opinion, the doctor is always in, and you can consult with her without going to see her. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - April 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Looking Loneliness in the Face
The professor had never received such a note on an exam: "Please don't waste your time grading this, as I am not in your class! I just did not want to be lonely." read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - April 19, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marathon Man, Meet Marathon Goddess
With passion, purpose and your incredible will, you too can achieve the impossible. That includes finding a cure for pancreatic cancer - Julie Weiss read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - April 6, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Growth That Isn't Good: The Unhealthy Side of Getting Bigger
Economic growth is generally regarded as a goal. But when it's not part and parcel of increasing human happiness, growth can tear us down. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - March 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcohol: The True Gateway Drug?
Generations of kids have been warned that marijuana is the gateway drug to more dangerous substances. It's a classic case of both logical fallacy and government misinforming the public—all while a likelier candidate has been pushed on kids with government sanction. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - March 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Depression Screening is Long Overdue
Clinical depression is so common, so potentially damaging, and so often undiagnosed that a board coalition of experts now recommends that primary care providers screen everyone over 12 for what is the most common of all mental disorders. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - March 3, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Plastic Pollution Coalition: Spreading the Word to Reduce the Waste
As valuable as they can be, recycling and clean-ups are not the answer. Source reduction is the key to sparing the environment—including ourselves—from further plastic poisoning. Enter the Plastic Pollution Coalition to get that message into our thick heads. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - February 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Michael Strahan's Heart to Heart
Who doesn't want their father or the person who is most influential in their life to be around as long as possible? - Michael Strahan read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - February 15, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feel the Bern for a Healthier American Political System
If the political system is broken—a popular notion these days—shouldn't the Americans vote for candidates who fall outside the status quo? Luckily there's someone running for president who can lead us somewhere better. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - February 1, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cigarette Littering: Another Unhealthy Habit
Cigarette butts are the most littered item on the planet. We do it or see it happening every day. Why do we act as if this is okay? read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - January 26, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obamacare, is it on Life Support?
If Obamacare is so wonderful, why is it that its loudest advocates don't want to be subject to it - Ted Cruz read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - January 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two Great Talents, One Insidious Disease
Actors are agents of change. A film, a piece of theatre, a piece of music, or a book can make a difference. It can change the world - Alan Rickman read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - January 18, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Want Food Safety? Keep It Simple
They say there are no guarantees in life. Unfortunately, that goes for food safety. But there are simple ways we can minimize our risks. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - January 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Resolutions: Are You In or Out?
Resolutions are popular because everyone feels they could use a little improvement - Marilu Henner read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - January 12, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Force is Strong this Holiday Season
Do. Or do not. There is no try – Yoda read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - December 18, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Terrorism Is Not as Simple as They Say
Terrorism has been a hot topic throughout the 21st century. But most of that talk is hot air thick enough to obscure more than it clarifies. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - December 18, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women on 20s: Promoting the Value of Gender Equality
The U.S. talks a good game of gender equality, but a new nonprofit org says the country needs to put its money where its mouth is. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - December 10, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why You Should See Quentin Tarantino Films Several Times
Police organizations want you to boycott The Hateful Eight—not because of its content, but because its maker protested against police brutality. Really. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - December 7, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Praise of Diplomacy…Yes, Even with Iran
International relations are rarely simple even between nations with long and amiable histories. The Iran deal isn't just about nuclear weapons; it's also about building relations—something everyone should care about read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - December 7, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thankful? For What?
Sometimes the little things in life mean the most - Ellen Hopkins read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - November 20, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

It's A Hairy Situation
A good mustache makes a man for many reasons - John Oates read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - November 16, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Donald Trump Is Good for America
As a diagnostic tool for the health of the American political system, Candidate Trump is just what the doctor ordered. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - November 5, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

It’s Pinktober Again. Are Our Breasts Benefiting?
Pinkwasher: A company or organization that claims to care about breast cancer by promoting a pink ribbon product, but at the same time produces, manufactures and/or sells products that are linked to the disease - Think Before You Pink read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - October 17, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why There Should Never Be Another Columbus Day
By all historical accounts, Christopher Columbus was a father of genocide. So why does the United States still have a national holiday to honor him? read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - October 16, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting: Contributing to a More Informed Society
Just about the only time the CPB is in the news is when pols make noise about choking off federal funding for public media. But if more people knew the whole story, the conversation might be different. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - October 7, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Science of Shamelessness: Corporations, Scientists, and Spinning the Facts
Coca-Cola wants you to believe that, contrary to conventional wisdom, empty-calorie beverages like Coke don't contribute to obesity. And they're willing to pay scientists to peddle their message. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - September 15, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rise of the Lactivists
I see my body as an instrument, rather than an ornament - Alanis Morissette read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - September 2, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Insidiousness of Trophy Hunting
For most of us, killing—however indirectly—is a normal part of our existence. But killing for food is a world apart from killing for sport, and there is no place for the latter in a healthy world. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - August 24, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aquaponics: A Waterway to a Healthier Future?
With California in the midst of a drought seemingly without end, farmers do well for the entire country to economize their water use. So why is a farming method using water 90% more efficiently so underused? read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - August 12, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Want to live to 100? How about 120?
It is better to have a meaningful life and make a difference than to merely have a long life - Bryant H. McGill read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 31, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Retraction Watch: Providing Information About Bad Information
In a field supposedly peer-reviewed and self-correcting, there is a decided lack of transparency and dissemination when it comes to retractions. Enter Retraction Watch, which aims to change the paradigm. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 20, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shunning Corporations That Innovate to Make the World Worse for a Quick Buck
Innovation should be good, but all too often it's progress toward the unhealthy. A stupid new smartphone is a perfect case in point. read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 13, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctor, Doctor, Where Art Thou?
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died - Erma Bombeck read more> (Source: Health WorldNet)
Source: Health WorldNet - July 3, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news