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There's An Explanation For Why You Always Get Sick During Time Off
A breakdown of why your body shuts down on vacation, and what to do about it.
5 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know About Your Immune System
By HuffPost Partner Studio
Hint: There’s more to your body’s defense system than meets the eye.
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The Rejuvenation Secret for Elevating Energy, Creativity & Well-being
Writer, Founder of Transcend by Monet
Eat seasonally and choose foods chock full of nutrition to boost energy and the immune system. In Traditional Chinese Medicine
5 Ways Doctors Avoid Getting Colds
By Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD, O, The Oprah Magazine
Want to stay healthy as the weather turns chilly? Here's how the professionals do it.
4 Foods that Contain Vitamin C which You May Have Never Thought
Best Selling Author of "The Earth Diet"
One way we can get the benefits of lemons in our food is by squeezing a lemon into 2 cups of water and drinking a Lemon Water
What Will Happen To My Baby When I Die?
Proud mom to 400,000+ kids
This fear may seem overly dramatic. I am 38 years old. I'm not overweight. I'm not a smoker. I don't drink excessively or eat poorly. I run three to four times a week. Looking at me, you'd assume I'm quite healthy. And you'd be correct. Sort of.
Trump is a Cancer on Society; the Only Cure is Electing Hillary Clinton
non-profit consultant, public speaker and political analyst
For the past eight years, President Obama has worked hard to strengthen the immune system of our society. We have avoided
Yes, I Take The Elevator And No, I'm Not Sorry About It
We face disability, disease and mental illness together.
Written by Jamie Hughes I want to justify myself. I want to scream because I shouldn’t have to justify myself. Instead, I
How bad is campaigning for a candidate's health?
Connect the world of science. Make research open to all.
Campaign staff should also be on the look-out for irritability, difficulty concentrating, decreased short-term memory and
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An Alert, Well-Hydrated Artist in No Acute Distress--Episode Twenty-Six: Why?
Author, architect, person with Parkinson's
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Can Your Immune System Affect Your Ability to Make Friends?
The Greater Good Science Center
Based at the University of California, Berkeley
Immunity and social connection The research has only just begun. Filiano is especially intrigued by the possibility of harnessing
The 9 Habits Of People Who Never Get Sick
By Beth Howard, Grandparents.com
It could be these folks know something we don't.
Jump for Joy... And Better Health!
Certified Personal Trainer, Owner of Bodyworks for Total Healt...
Dave Scrivens, certified lymphologist, Canada's first full-time practicing lymphologist and is co-author with Philip Corning
Inflammation May Hold Key to Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer's Disease
Howard Fillit, MD
Geriatrician, neuroscientist, and Founding Executive Director ...
A new study poses an intriguing question: Does gum disease accelerate cognitive decline in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease? The answer may be found in inflammation.
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There Is An Optimal Time Of Day To Get A Flu Shot, Study Suggests
The early bird gets the more effective flu shot.
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Scientists Have Solved A Major Diabetes Mystery
We finally understand how the immune system helps cause Type 1 diabetes.
Messing With Your Immune System: Another Reason to Protect Yourself From the Sun
Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD
Associate Professor of Dermatology, Residency Program Director...
I get that it is hard to wrap your head around the long term effects of UVR exposure, such as wrinkles and skin cancer, especially for younger generations. But is it really that difficult to consider the immediate effects and impact from this immune suppression and resulting illness?
4 Ways Mindfulness Improves Your Productivity
Social Entrepreneur, Author of "Serve to Be Great" and "The Mi...
When you hear the word "mindfulness," the word "productivity" isn't likely the first association that comes up for you is it?
Cataract Surgery: Practicing What I Preach
Social Worker, therapist, and blogger.
I've always feared losing my eyesight. Most of the things I care about in my life -- reading, writing, my job, movies -- all
Withdrawal of Anti-Vaccination Documentary From Tribeca Film Festival Revives Controversy
Published over 100 times in Forbes, US News & World Report as ...
Robert De Niro opened up an old debate for new scrutiny when he decided to yank Andrew Wakefield's documentary, "Vaxxed: From
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