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#TEDMED 2014’s theme was “unlocking imagination,” but it could have been “unlocking the mysteries of medicine.”
Can you get herpes from a toilet seat? What's the most common STD? Get the Facts.
Want to lose weight without a complicated diet plan? Here's how.
Is it possible to be #addicted to food? We asked Nora Volkow, MD, dir. of the Nat'l Institute on Drug Abuse after she spoke at #TEDMED.
Foot pain? Choose heels that are no more than 2 inches high.
6 ways to get in the mood.
We've found 9 ways that will get you to flat abs faster. #Fitness #Health
It's #CeliacAwarenessDay. Did you know 1 in 133 Americans has Celiac Disease? See the warning signs.
Read the gripping story of the critical hours in Africa to save Dr. Kent Brantly's life from Ebola. #EbolaOutbreak
Saving Dr. Brantly: The Inside Story
#DomesticViolence: Can you talk to your doctor? Read what I say ^DrArefa #WhyIStayed #WhyILeft #RayRice
Recess is good for kids! Physical activity is linked with better reading and math skills. ^DrArefa
Do you think your partner may be cheating? Experts say it's important to address concerns early.
"The families that really push being a good person, where that's the most important value, are the…
Eat More #Fish, & Save Your Hearing? ^DrArefa
American Ebola Survivor Gives Blood to his Infected Health-Care Colleague ^DrArefa
Combo Diabetes Therapy Outperforms Other Treatments, Study Finds – WebMD
Do you know what "fat shaming" is? It's discrimination against #overweight and #obese people. ^DrArefa
Autoimmune Diseases Tied to Eating Disorders
Sunny Skies Tied to Suicide Rates – WebMD
Wow your family and friends with this elegant broccoli and goat cheese souffle. It's surprisingly easy to make.
The Parenting Trap: Coddling Anxious Kids – WebMD
Obese People May Be More Vulnerable to Food Cues – WebMD
Health Law Shows Little Effect In Lowering Children's Uninsured Rate, Study Finds - WebMD
Eat More Fish, Save Your Hearing? – WebMD
'Fat Shaming' Doesn't Motivate Obese People to Lose Weight: Study – WebMD
American Ebola Survivor Gives Blood to Infected Health-Care Colleague – WebMD
Phil Mickelson credits early diagnosis, treatment w/ helping him overcome pain. #PsoriaticArthritis
Advanced Dementia Patients Often Given Unhelpful Meds: Study – WebMD
Do you listen to music while you exercise? Here's how to create the perfect workout playlist.
Studies have linked low vitamin D levels with various diseases. Does that mean taking a supplement will treat them?
ICYMI -- We took great notes from the @ResearchAmerica event today. Read the transcript: #RAForum14
FDA approves new weight-loss drug that combines an antidepressant and an anti-addiction drug to reduce hunger.
Do nuts cause weight gain? Are some better? We asked the experts that and more. ^DrMichael
How can we achieve medical innovation? Share your thoughts - we'll add them to the #GreatChallenges space at #TEDMED.
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"This nation always spends money on what it wants to… I’m not sure why we can’t invest in research." #RAForum14
Please take this short poll: What should be the role of patients in advancing med research? #RAForum14
Janet Woodcock, FDA: Clinical science is getting too expensive for companies to afford it. #RAForum14
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Blood type associated with memory problems and dementia. No need to panic. Only a very small factor. ^DrMichael
Physical Activity May Boost School Performance, Especially for Boys – WebMD
...making it so difficult for young people to do research, to become scientists.” #RAForum14
Goldman: “We’re wasting a lot of the creative energy that’s available here in this country by... #RAForum14
Who would you turn to if you were in an abusive relationship? #domesticviolence
We need to bring #science to life in classrooms by engaging students in real experiments. #RAForum14 #LiveStream:
...said, "This will shock them into thinking, 'Where was that vaccine you should have gotten for me?'" #RAForum14
Asked if the #Ebola outbreak won't shock lawmakers into seeing a need for basic research, Fauci said, #RAForum14 ...
Contrave, Newest Weight Loss Option: FAQ
We're Live Blogging Right Now! Watch to find out what's next in health research.
in a rut? don't want to exercise? try tennis so much fun, you wont even know you r moving- I love it ^dr_Hansa