Fitness

Multi-State Recall of Broccoli Due to Bacterial Infections

There have been three separate recalls of broccoli due to the threat of bacterial infections to consumers. Giant Food Martin Food Stores Stop and Shop Markets  Consumption of...

Ritz Crackers Recalled Due to Salmonella

Mondelēz Global LLC announced today a voluntary recall in the United States, including Puerto Rico & the U.S. Virgin Islands, of certain Ritz Cracker Sandwiches and Ritz...

CDC Report: Hand Sanitizer Causes Comas, Apnea, Acidosis from Improper Use

In a recent report by the CDC the organization identifies serious consequences of hand sanitizer exposure including apnea, acidosis, and comas in young children...

Why So Many People Regain Weight After Dieting

Kenneth McLeod, Binghamton University, State University of New York Anyone who has tried to lose weight and keep it off knows how difficult the task...
Water Health Warning

Swimmer Dies from Flesh‐Eating Bacteria

After swimming in the Gulf of Mexico, a 31-year-old man has died from an infection with a flesh-eating bug, according to the British Medical...
Health Insurance Denied

Health Insurance Denied

With the advent of new technology, consumers are concerned their health coverage may be denied due to? iPhone Usage A Sit Down Job Screen...

What is the best exercise for losing weight?

It may come as little surprise that taking exercise is a way to lose weight. However, a debate about the best type of exercise for weight loss is likely to divide opinion.

Four common myths about exercise and weight loss

It’s that time of year when many are trying, and some are failing, to live up to their New Years' resolution of losing weight.

Health Check: high-intensity micro workouts vs traditional regimes

When it comes to health and fitness, there are rarely any quick fixes. But if you’re struggling to get the recommended 30 minutes of exercise a day, micro workouts might be just the thing you need to start improving your fitness.

If you’re going to drink, make it part of your Mediterranean diet

The British government’s new guidelines advise reducing alcohol consumption to 14 units a week for both men and women and bluntly state that, for some cancers of the mouth, throat and breast, “risk increases with any amount you drink”.