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During the time it takes to read this article two people will suffer a heart attack. According to the American Heart Association, heart disease strikes someone in the United States every 43 seconds and 735, 000 Americans have a heart attack every year. Of those, about 120,000 will die.
Like forecasting, breast cancer screening and diagnosis aren't perfect -- especially in younger women. But that alone shouldn't lead us to stop using them. I, for one, would hate to get caught unaware in that storm.
Acceptance is about having choice; when we don't accept something, we don't have choices, we only have opposition. But when we accept whatever is before us, then the we are fighting against anything and the options are wide open.
Since its inception, the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has been a beacon of bipartisanship. Launched by President Bush in 2003 and expanded by President Obama, PEPFAR has saved millions of lives -- and helped to change the trajectory of the global HIV response.
There's nothing to see here. Just a nine-month pregnant woman making her way in the world so that her daughter one day has all the opportunities afforded to every male counterpart she encounters.
The greatest challenge facing the world today is the need to achieve sustainable development--development that will bring economic and social progress...
Patient-centered care thrives on two roles for patients and/or caregivers: partner and source of feedback. The patient or caregiver functions as a partner, working in collaboration with the health care team. Active participation in a partnership role is crucial for a successful outcome.
Web counseling is an easily accessible and affordable mental health tool. And new evidence suggests it's effective, too.
Increasing physical activity without losing weight will not likely improve these patients' lives. To improve their health and quality of life, it is important to exercise every day, eat healthy food and, most importantly, lose some weight.
Yes -- you could just go ahead and build your first idea. Hire people, build a fancy site, buy stock...but guess what? Best case, a mountain of your cash and time goes up in smoke before you discover your niche. Worst case, you waste all that and discover nothing.
Americans leave 429 million vacation days unused every year. In fact, as a nation we're taking a week's less vacation annually than we did 15 years ago.
When I'm with you I'm not as happy as I am when you're away. Being with you is like low-grade stress. The ordinary moments become painful and you s...
Taking good care of your health isn't easy, but it doesn't have to be complicated either. Simple steps, taken every day, can improve your health and help you feel great.
What's the solution? If we are all angry because of a tool that isn't going away, a busy life that we actually enjoy most of the time, and a body that can't evolve quick enough, what do we do?
At least every seven years or so, and predictable many months in advance, our planet pushes the reset button on our oceans and atmosphere. The big event begins in the South China Sea and quickly spreads to encircle our planet. Few living things are spared its influence.