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4 Lies We Tell Ourselves About Our Health

Next Avenue | Gina Roberts-Grey | Posted 10.30.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Gina Roberts-Grey Most of us have lied to ourselves about health issues from time to time, usually to justify doing ...

Controversial Law Raises Questions For Doctors

stateline | Michael Ollove | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

WATCH: 5 Answers To Straight Women's Questions About Gay Sex (Graphic Language)

The Huffington Post | JR Tungol | Posted 02.06.2013 | Gay Voices

Straight women, behold! All your questions (or at least five of them) -- and dare we say, fascinations -- about gay sex have been answered in a new...

5 Things Your Body Is Trying To Tell You Right Now

Posted 01.23.2013 | OWN

By Kate Rockwood Does a twitching eyelid warrant a trip to the doctor's office? Probably not. But your occasional tics, pops, and hiccups are c...

Please Don't Call Organic Eating Snobbery

Catherine McCord | Posted 03.09.2013 | Parents
Catherine McCord

Recently, a teacher told me she had been talking to parents about the importance of serving their children organic food at school. The parents adamantly disagreed. Their reason? "We don't want our kids to be snobs."

Binge Eating and Its Impact on the Workplace: An Interview With Richard Bedrosian, Ph.D.

Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D. | Posted 09.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D.

Bedrosian's study found that in a company of 1,000 employees, the estimated annual productivity loss due to binge eating is $107,965. Besides the financial loss to a company, why is it important to study the impact of binge eating on work productivity?

Cancer Question Complicates 9/11 Compensation Deal

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — Of all the illnesses people fear might be caused by toxic dust from the World Trade Center, nothing scares people like cancer. Hundr...

A Sleep Challenged Soul, Incapable Of Ending A Sentence

Lisa Guest | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Guest

I'm breaking the rule on January fifth, 2010. It's 11:42 PM. I should already be asleep. I should have been quiet and reflecting at 10:30 so that by 11:00 my head was still and my body could repair itself.

Happy Thanksgiving! This Year It Is No Longer Humiliating To Be Explaining Your Unemployment Around the Thanksgiving Table!

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephen Viscusi

Losing your job is dreadful, no matter what the reason. In this journalist's mind, it is still better than health issues, divorce, or death -- but t...

Extending Male Longevity -- Why Prostate Screening Still Makes Sense

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephen C. Rose

I didn't know that when I happened on to a surgeon to remove my Gleason 7 prostate that I would not only get the world's foremost practitioner of robotic surgical procedures but also a crusader for men.

Sam Stein

Ailing 9/11 Workers Confront Giuliani In New Hampshire

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Finishing a disappointing sixth in the Iowa caucus and staring down a similarly poor result in New Hampshire, Rudy Giuliani has yet another problem on...