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What Are the Symptoms Of Food Poisoning?

The Huffington Post UK | Anna Berrill | August 18, 2014 | UK Lifestyle
With over 500,000 cases of food poisoning reported in the UK every year, when does feeling slightly under the weather turn into 'I think I've got food poisoning'? Whether it's from poultry, vegetable, fruit or beef, the time in which food poisoning takes to develop will depend on...

Once A Decadent Food Blogger, Mara Rosenbloom Lost 89 Pounds

Sarah Klein | August 18, 2014 | Healthy Living
Name: Mara Rosenbloom Age: 34 Height: 5'4" Before Weight: 285 pounds How I Gained It: I was born small -- 5 pounds, 7 ounces to be exact -- full term, in the hottest summer on record here in Chicago in 1980. I was small through high school,...

10 Tips For Treating A Bad Sunburn

Sarah Klein | August 17, 2014 | Healthy Living
By Melaina Juntti for Men's Journal You were out on the boat all day, you forgot to reapply sunscreen and before you knew it, you scored a nasty sunburn. Or maybe you were just mowing the lawn for an hour -– maybe it was even cloudy -– and it didn't...

5 Ways Mountains Can Help You Lead A Happier, Healthier And Longer Life

The Huffington Post | Abigail Wise | August 17, 2014 | Healthy Living
"The mountains are calling and I must go," naturalist John Muir famously wrote back in the 19th century. And while he set off to create and protect one of today's most famous wilderness parks, Yosemite, all of that time spent in the mountains may have also...

Broccoli Eaters Get More Out Of Life

Meredith Melnick | August 16, 2014 | Healthy Living
By Tom Jacobs What's your idea of a fulfilling life? Definitions vary, but most of us would likely point to one marked by a sense of purpose and engagement, as well as curiosity and creativity. Brussels sprouts and bananas...

How Sex Can Help Cure Your Headache (VIDEO)

Lynn Okura | August 15, 2014 | OWN
"Honey, I have a headache," might have just become the sexiest excuse in the book. Instead of reaching for a bottle of ibuprofen, having a romp in the sheets might zap that nasty headache faster, says OB-GYN Dr. Lauren Streicher and Love Sex Again. "Theoretically, [sex] can...

18 Photos That Will Convince You To De-Stress With An Outdoor Run

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | August 15, 2014 | Healthy Living
On the worst days, finding time to fit in a run feels like just another item on the to-do list. On the best days, finding time to fit in a run feels like the perfect gift to give yourself. About 14 percent of people regularly turn to exercise...

6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Zucchini

Sarah Klein | August 15, 2014 | Healthy Living
By Rachel Swalin If you want a veggie that's extremely versatile, look no further than zucchini. Whether eaten raw or cooked, there's so many ways to enjoy it and still get a solid amount of a few vitamins and minerals you...

National Gut Week 2014: How To Reduce Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | August 14, 2014 | UK Lifestyle
It's National Gut Awareness Week and it seems many of us could do with a lesson or two in how to look after our insides. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is Britain’s most common digestive complaint, affecting nearly a fifth of the population. Despite the growing...

19 ALS Ice Bucket Challenges At Their Canadian Best (VIDEO, TWEETS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | August 14, 2014 | Canada Impact
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has officially taken over the Internet, with several celebrities volunteering to dump cold water over their heads to raise awareness of a debilitating illness. Being a winter sports mecca, Canada has jumped right on board. Several hockey players, figure skaters and broadcasters have...

Robin Williams Had Parkinson's Disease, According To His Wife

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | August 14, 2014 | Canada TV
Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson's disease when he was found dead on Monday, according to his widow Susan Schneider. "Robin’s sobriety was intact and he was brave as he struggled with his own battles of depression, anxiety as well as early stages of Parkinson’s...

10 Health Benefits Of Relaxation

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | August 14, 2014 | Healthy Living
You may have heard that a little bit of stress is actually good for you. In the just-right amount, that adrenaline rush can power you through a long day at work, boost your workouts and more. But while it feels good to conquer the day, in...

Your Guide To Getting Your Vitamins From Food

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | August 14, 2014 | Healthy Living
Maybe you know you should eat more sweet potatoes for their vitamin A ,but you're not entirely sure why. Or maybe you know vitamin B12 helps your heart, but you don't know where to find it. Worry no longer! Digital health magazine Health Perch created the infographic below...

Being Overweight Or Obese Could Increase Your Risk Of Developing Cancer, Experts Warn

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | August 14, 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Obesity is often linked with diabetes and heart disease, but now being severely overweight has been linked with cancer too. People who are overweight or obese are at greater risk of developing cancer, according to a major new study. Researchers from...

Millions Of Brits Risk Getting Pneumonia And E.Coli From Poor Basic Hygiene At Home

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | August 14, 2014 | UK Lifestyle
Us Brits are a right mucky bunch - a new study has revealed a shocking amount of us live extremely unhygienic lives and are putting our heath at risk as a consequence. According to new research, millions of us could be risking out health because of poor...

Facing A Family History Of Heart Attacks, Mike Calvert Lost 145 Pounds

Sarah Klein | August 14, 2014 | Healthy Living
Name: Mike Calvert Age: 29 Height: 5'11" Before Weight: 300 pounds How I Gained It: I was 20 when I met my wife. I had been smoking like a chimney for almost a decade, and I had no aspiration of quitting or doing anything differently. A couple...

When Water Sports Go Terribly Awry, Hilarity Ensues

Avery Stone | August 13, 2014 | Comedy
When you're on the water, there are so many different ways to have fun in the sun: wake boarding, water skiing, surfing, skim boarding -- the options are almost endless. But there's also the potential for these activities to go so, so wrong. In this video (above), Fail...

A Home Workout You Can Do On The Beach (Or Anywhere, Really)

Rebecca Zamon | August 13, 2014 | Canada Living
If you want to fit a workout into your day but worry about having the time to do it (and seriously, who has the time?), we have an answer for you. It isn't, unfortunately, a particularly easy answer, but it's one way to incorporate some activity into your life without...

Breakdancer Simon Ata's Strength Training Workout Is Like Nothing You've Seen Before

William Goodman | August 13, 2014 | Healthy Living
There is no question about it: To be a professional dancer, you need to stay fit. However, breakdancer Simon Ata, out of Melbourne, Australia, has a workout routine that takes strength training to the next level -- and then beyond. Watch the video (above) posted...

These Famous Athletes Rely On Sleep For Peak Performance

Jordan Schultz | August 14, 2014 | Sports
For professional athletes, exercise, diet and training are crucial to maximizing their abilities. But in recent years, more and more athletes have been opening up about another performance enhancer: sleep. For example,many NBA stars swear by the benefits of napping, both on game days and off days. In...
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