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How not to die when shoveling snow

Snow storms are dangerous business. Every year, roughly 100 people die from shoveling snow, mostly due to heart attacks. When artery-constricting cold air combines with the increased blood pressure and heart rate caused by sudden shoveling, the result can be ...

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The hard truth about erectile dysfunction

If there is one part of the male anatomy tha a man tends to pay the most attention to, it’s his penis. And when this part of his body has let him down by not being able to achieve an ...

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Why are women always cold?

Your mom is not jacking up your thermostat when she comes to visit just to be ornery. She really is cold. Or maybe you’re the perpetually-chilly person, dragging an afghan around the house from your shoulders. If you’re constantly defending ...

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It's time we all stopped saying ‘God Bless You’

Please stop acknowledging my bodily functions. “Bless you” is a phrase so reflexively spoken upon hearing a sneeze that many of us forgot or don’t even know where it came from. It has obvious religious connotations but they’re archaic and ...

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Celebrity fit club: How the stars stay in shape

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The stars sure know how to work up a sweat … and somehow manage to still look perfect doing it. See how they keep those picture-perfect physiques … Health Rss

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Seniors who fall down are more often in car crashes: study

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, March 24, 2016, 12:27 PM Ip, Michael AAA spokesman Robert Sinclair said 400,000 accidents each year involve drivers over 60. Seniors with a history of falling at home are 40% more likely to be involved ...

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A necklace that listens to every bite you take

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 1:48 PM Wenyao Xu A prototype of a necklace that will catalog what the person wearing it eats, by listening to what is being chewed. Instead of an accessory making you ...

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Is there a link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer?

DAILY NEWS CONTRIBUTOR Monday, March 21, 2016, 1:00 PM Dr. David Samadi says recent cases have pushed us to reexamine whether there’s a link between ovarian cancer and talcum powder. Recent headlines have pointed to baby powder as a cause ...

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Lead poisoning crisis isn’t limited to Flint, Mich.

DAILY NEWS CONTRIBUTOR Friday, March 18, 2016, 9:00 PM Brett Carlsen/Getty Images Lady Gaga recently sang a powerful song at the Oscar’s about empathy that just about brought down the house. Her rendition of “If It Happened to You” shines ...

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Feeding kids less in ICU helps them recover faster: study

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 10:26 AM praisaeng/Getty Images/iStockphoto Sick children should be practically starved early in intensive care unit stays to help them recover faster, says a new study that tosses aside centuries of common ...

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