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WOMAN DIES DAYS AFTER BEING NIPPED BY HER PUPPY

A woman who contracted an extremely rare bacterial infection has died just days after she was nipped by her puppy. Sharon Larson, 58,...

5 Morning Rituals for More Centered Mothering

5 MORNING RITUALS FOR MORE CENTERED MOTHERING

Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Any mother knows that the role of motherhood can be hectic!...

 
 
 
Canadian Geographic looks back at the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918

CANADIAN GEOGRAPHIC LOOKS BACK AT THE SPANISH FLU PANDEMIC OF 1918

Teachers tend to children sick with Spanish Flu at Collège La Salle in Thetford Mines, Que. ( de nos ancêtres de l'or blanc ) In the...

Michigan Is Experiencing A Drastic Rise In Dog Flu Cases

MICHIGAN IS EXPERIENCING A DRASTIC RISE IN DOG FLU CASES

Veterinarians are warning Michigan dog parents to protect their pups from the rapidly spreading canine flu. According to the Michigan...

 
 
 
Back to nature: Five of the best medicinal plants to grow in your garden

BACK TO NATURE: FIVE OF THE BEST MEDICINAL PLANTS TO GROW IN YOUR GARDEN

More often than not, you can find the solution to your ailment in nature. That unassuming-looking weed can actually be a cure for stomach...

Obese people are more contagious than slim people when they have the flu, study finds

OBESE PEOPLE ARE MORE CONTAGIOUS THAN SLIM PEOPLE WHEN THEY HAVE THE FLU, STUDY FINDS

Researchers at the University of Michigan suggest people with an unhealthily high BMI should be targeted for flu prevention, which...

 
 
 
Wisconsin man who lost ALL his limbs to dog lick faces more surgeries

WISCONSIN MAN WHO LOST ALL HIS LIMBS TO DOG LICK FACES MORE SURGERIES

Greg Manteufel, 48, has already endured seven surgeries since he was hospitalized since late June, when he went to a Milwaukee-area...

Check Your Labels: Salads and Wraps From Trader Joe's, Kroger, and Walgreens Could Have an Intestinal Parasite

CHECK YOUR LABELS: SALADS AND WRAPS FROM TRADER JOE'S, KROGER, AND WALGREENS COULD HAVE AN INTESTINAL PARASITE

If you've grabbed a salad or wrap from Trader Joe's, Kroger, or Walgreens recently, you may want to check the label. The USDA is warning...

 
 
 
The 'keto flu' could be the reason why you feel sick after starting the keto diet - but there are simple ways to combat it

THE 'KETO FLU' COULD BE THE REASON WHY YOU FEEL SICK AFTER STARTING THE KETO DIET - BUT THERE ARE SIMPLE WAYS TO COMBAT IT

It's common for people starting the keto diet to experience unpleasant symptoms such as headaches, dizziness, brain fog, lethargy,...

Everything you need to know about the 'keto flu' - the condition that plagues many trying this trendy diet

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE 'KETO FLU' - THE CONDITION THAT PLAGUES MANY TRYING THIS TRENDY DIET

Shuttrerstock The keto diet is one of the biggest health trends of the year, with proponents claiming that the low-carb, high-fat regimen...

 
 
 

NEWS OF NOTE-HOW AN ALZHEIMER'S GENE MAY CAUSE MEMORY LOSS; A NANOPARTICLE FLU VACCINE

The past week's biotech news included insight into how the Alzheimer's risk gene ApoE4 causes memory loss; a peptide-based vaccine...

 
 
 
Could a new jab stop all strains of flu? UK researchers are working on a ‘universal' vaccine

COULD A NEW JAB STOP ALL STRAINS OF FLU? UK RESEARCHERS ARE WORKING ON A ‘UNIVERSAL' VACCINE

Currently, scientists have to predict every year what the new strain of flu will look like, but by the time the vaccine has been made,...

We shopped at CVS and Rite Aid to see which was a better drugstore, and one had a clear advantage over the other

WE SHOPPED AT CVS AND RITE AID TO SEE WHICH WAS A BETTER DRUGSTORE, AND ONE HAD A CLEAR ADVANTAGE OVER THE OTHER

CVS and Rite Aid are drugstore chains that sell items as varied as groceries and greeting cards. Both CVS and Rite Aid have pharmacies...

 
 
 
Men Vs Women: Who Recovers Faster From Flu?

MEN VS WOMEN: WHO RECOVERS FASTER FROM FLU?

Amphiregulin, a key protein helps men with flu to recover quickly when compared to women, says scientist from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg...

Breast Cancer Vaccines Look Promising

BREAST CANCER VACCINES LOOK PROMISING

THURSDAY, June 26 — Women with metastatic breast cancer who developed an immune response to an investigational vaccine lived twice...

 
 
 
When to Use What: Beautiful Skin at Any Age

WHEN TO USE WHAT: BEAUTIFUL SKIN AT ANY AGE

Recently, I had the pleasure of doing desksides with beauty editors in New York City. These women are intelligent, motivated, interesting,...

We shopped at a Walgreens, CVS, and Rite Aid to see which was the best drugstore, and there was a clear winner

WE SHOPPED AT A WALGREENS, CVS, AND RITE AID TO SEE WHICH WAS THE BEST DRUGSTORE, AND THERE WAS A CLEAR WINNER

Walgreens , CVS , and Rite Aid are drugstore chains that sell everything from groceries to greeting cards. All three stores have pharmacies...

 
 
 
Make a splash this summer with preventive care

MAKE A SPLASH THIS SUMMER WITH PREVENTIVE CARE

This summer, take advantage of the free preventive services available with your Marketplace health plan. These services can prevent...

Would YOU get the flu for science? 10 volunteers will be given the deadly H3N2 strain this summer

WOULD YOU GET THE FLU FOR SCIENCE? 10 VOLUNTEERS WILL BE GIVEN THE DEADLY H3N2 STRAIN THIS SUMMER

Researchers at Imperial College London and its collaborating institutions plan to give 10 volunteers the H3N2 strain of the flu this...