Life Style

Save your life but harm your heart? Health experts are sounding a warning as potential side effects of a growing number of breast cancer treatments come to light. In its first statement on the topic, the American Heart Association on Thursday said women should consider carefully the risks and benefits of any therapies that may …
Insys Therapeutics Inc’s legal woes deepened on Thursday as New York’s attorney general filed a lawsuit seeking at least $75 million from the company, which he said deceptively promoted a fentanyl-based cancer pain medicine for unsafe uses. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman alleged that the Chandler, Arizona-based drugmaker recklessly marketed its product Subsys for …
Vaping increases the risk of pneumonia, experts have suggested. Tests on both humans and mice found that the vapor from e-cigarettes causes harmful bacteria to stick to the airways, increasing the chances of the potentially deadly lung condition. It didn’t make a difference whether the e-cigarette had nicotine in it or not, researchers from Queen …
Christabel Duah According to a new research, women may be suffering from ovarian cancer without even knowing it. A study completed by the Target Ovarian Cancer (TOC) shared on Monday found that instead of visiting a physician after feeling symptoms including bloating and fullness, women are more likely to simply change their diets. By just switching to …
Vaping is safer than smoking cigarettes, most people would agree. Because there is no tobacco being burned and because no smoke is being inhaled, vaping does much less lung damage than traditional smoking. But that doesn’t mean that vaping is safe, by any stretch of the imagination. Several recently published studies show that vaping seems …
A number of ingredients in food are actually sugar. Some people just keep an eye out for sugar, or perhaps know that high fructose corn syrup is another form of sugar. But there are a number of other ingredients that those watching their health should know about. This includes many ingredients ending with “-ose” or …
In this day and age, trends come and go, but the vegan trend, which avoids all animal products for ethical reasons, looks like it’s here to stay and is quickly becoming bigger and bigger. According to research company GlobalData, 6 percent of Americans identify as vegan. The 2017 report said that the figure is a …
An innovative bamboo tower creates dozens of gallons of water a day from thin air. The contraption is especially valuable for people living in environments with little fresh water. According to the World Wildlife Fund, some 1.1 billion people worldwide lack access to water. Also, a total of 2.7 billion find water scarce for at …
Sissy McGill fought to create the first natural dog food in the U.S—at a time when men documented the pet food industry. The founder of Solid Gold stated, “And they say, ‘Oh are you the delegate for Mr. McGill?’ I said ‘No, I’m Mrs. McGill.’ Silence. ‘We don’t do business with women.’ Clunk.” McGill started …
Popular Chinese takeaway dishes were judged on their salt content and the results are sour. Many meals burned through a majority if not all of the daily recommended salt limit. Add some soy sauce dip and you’re already pushing your risk factors for stroke and heart disease. British adults eat 22 million takeaways a week …
Theo Thimou Reheating food in the microwave is a common kitchen ritual in modern America. We all know about the dangers of reheating certain kinds of containers, but did you know that certain foods pose threats when you zap them for a second go-around? Don’t zap these common foods in the microwave Chicken Who knew you …
Holding your breath, an unexpected shock, or gargling water. There are many different tips on how to get rid of annoying hiccups, but which ones really work? What are hiccups? “Hiccups are involuntary contractions of the diaphragm—the muscle that separates your chest from your abdomen and plays an important role in breathing. Each contraction is followed …
People in Tibet are known for drinking Yak butter tea, early and often. The traditional drink helps to keep people warm amid freezing temperatures at night and in the morning. Because of the high altitudes, the air is thinner and colder. “Nomadic people drink it because they’re outside a lot and it keeps them warm,” Tibet …
Elephants rarely get cancer, but until the recently published results of a scientific study, we didn’t really know why. A number of researchers collaborated for the study, lead by scientists from the Huntsman Cancer Institute, which was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Researchers found that elephants have 38 additional modified copies of …
Plastic surgery isn’t a game, but some apps have turned it into one for kids, allowing them to simulate procedures such as liposuction, nose jobs, lip fillers and double-eyelid surgeries, a plastic surgeon warns. Plastic surgeon Dr. David Cangello believes many of the apps equate cosmetic surgical procedures with going to the salon to get …
Insomnia or difficulty in falling asleep are agonizing to experience, long periods of time without proper rest can cause physical discomfort and mental distress. It can lead to memory loss, weight gain, fatigue etc. If you are someone who have trouble sleeping or you are looking for ways to improve your sleep,then you’re in the …
Do you suffer from bloating? And it becomes especially intense during your menstrual cycle? As if life isn’t bad enough during that time of the month! Feeling drowsy, cramps, back pain, acne, and on top of it all – BLOATING! However, no need to be desperate, we are going to show you some super simple …
A father of two almost died from sepsis after biting his nails. Luke Hanoman, a 28-year-old UK resident, was biting his nails when he accidentally bit the skin on the side of his nail. Afterwards, he started to feel flu-like symptoms, but didn’t think much of it and continued to go to work despite feeling …
Style Fashion Week in New York isn’t just for adults and grown-ups but little ones can also participate! On September 9th, 2017 three talented designers YDAMYS SIMO, MICHELLE ANN and PIU PIU AMORE showed their collection for Spring /Summer 2018. With their models being not even 5 feet tall, they still showed how the younger …
LIE and Greedilous debuted in New York City during the Spring/Summer 2018 New York Fashion Week as part of Concept Korea fashion collections. Designer Lie Chung Chung explains his theme and inspiration for the collection about the beauty of the individual woman.,”LIE 2018 Spring/Summer is about the perfect beauty of being imperfect. Nobody is perfect …