A saddening revelation by a recent study shows that children as young as 8 years are unhappy with their bodies. And by the time they’re only 10 or 11, many of them are trying to lose weight. It’s bad enough when

Fitness expert Simmons, RhinoCo Fitness creative director David Tao and orthopaedic surgeon Dr Kenneth Alleyne told Huffington Live host Caroline Modarressy about the risks of extreme activities like CrossFit. Simmons told the Huffingtonpost, that it often takes years to develop the correct form for these kinds of lifts, which are

                  A report issued by the United Nations Aids agency has said that there’s a chance the HIV/Aids epidemic can be brought under control by 2030. It said the number of new HIV infections and deaths from Aids were both falling. An

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Did you know that by 2030, approximately 552 million people in the world will have diabetes: 75% of those people will live in low income countries where the disease will be the seventh cause of death in the world? These shocking stats were estimated by The WHO (World Health Organization).

                  An editorial in the Lancet Neurology warns that only independent doctors should make the final decisions on whether a footballer can return to the pitch after a head injury and it shouldn’t be the player or the couch who decides. FIFPro,

Interesting and unusual revelations by the experts at the University of Exeter shows that in small doses, flatulence can help fight illness. The researchers found that the toxic gas can help protect cells and fight illness by helping to preserve mitochondria, which drive energy production in blood vessel cells and

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A sedentary lifestyle has a greater effect on the world epidemic than over-eating, particularly for women under 40-years-old, a new study published in the American Journal of Medicine suggests. “Our findings do not support the popular notion that the increase of obesity in the United States can be attributed primarily

Juggling between work and family life isn’t a walk in the park, having to add a baby in that equation can be even more stressful. While motherhood is a joyous and out of this world experience it can cause much strain in the relationship, as mothers are often drained half

Beauty Buzz Iman Age: 48   WHERE SHE STARTED Somalia-born Iman says she was a nerdy child growing up. “I never fitted in, so I became laboriously studious.” She was 18, a student of political science at Nairobi University, when photographer Peter Beard saw her walking along the street and

Almost a third of North Americans – more than 103 million – are living single. And despite the constant press about the health benefits of marriage (married people are 17% more likely to catch cancers in earlier, more treatable stages and 20% more likely to survive cancer than unmarried folks,