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Senior Safety and Health Guide

In our everyday life from the day we are born, we face a number of safety and health issues. From the dangers stemming from our curiosity as…

Dangers of Online Self-Diagnosis

While people have always tried to figure out what's ailing them, today it's common to turn to the Internet for answers. Unfortunately, that's not always the best move.

Serving Sizes Around the World

Before you Super Size It, consider that a third of Americans are obese, and high-calorie fare and large portions may be a major part of the problem. Find out how U.S. serving sizes compare to others around the world.

Sit Longer, Die Sooner

Don’t be surprised (or insulted) if the next prescription your doctor hands you is for nothing but an exercise regimen. Globally, 20% of ea…

The National Sugar Rush: A Look At America’s Soda Consumption

With New York Mayor Bloomberg’s controversial proposition to ban 16 oz. sodas, many have begun to question the true effects of soda on one&…

The High Price of Eating Disorders

From obesity issues to media portrayals of body image and expectation, people are constantly bombarded by issues of weight and personal appearanc…

The Real Costs of Medical Tourism

With health care costs rising, it’s not uncommon for many Americans to venture outside their own borders for inexpensive procedures. According to…