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Baby Boomers not following basic health guidelines

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, December 3, 2015, 12:49 PM manaemedia/Getty Images/iStockphoto They’re not the Greatest Generation in another way: Baby Boomers are lousy at managing their health. Nearly half of the members of the post-War generation said they would ...

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7 apps meant to help your mental health

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, December 3, 2015, 11:16 AM Eric Risberg/AP There are currently 400,000 health care-related apps that collect data from patients, assisting therapists with diagnosis and treatments In a digital world where more people find it difficult ...

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World banana crop is likely to go extinct within decades

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 9:39 AM Image Source/Getty Images/Image Source In happier times: Bananas — enjoy them while you can. Here’s something to make you go ape — bananas may go extinct. A new study reveals ...

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Here are charities that could benefit from $45 billion

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 12:05 PM Mark Zuckerberg/Facebook Which charities should Facebook’s CEO like first? Countless worthy causes would benefit from the $ 45 billion that Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan pledged to donate ...

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Wacky words will make people laugh, study finds

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 1:03 PM iStock She knows what makes her laugh. Science is finally catching on to something comedians have long known: Some works are just freakin’ funny. Pickle? Funny. Carrot? Not so much. ...

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Have sex twice in an hour to improve chance of conceiving

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 10:27 AM Denkou Images/Getty Images Second time is the charm. Couples should have sex twice within an hour if they want to improve their chances of getting pregnant, new research reveals. Conventional ...

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Maker of new hepatitis drug raised price to boost profits

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 6:54 PM Uncredited/ASSOCIATED PRESS Gilead Sciences sold Sovaldi for $ 1,000 per pill or $ 84,000 for a course of treatment, according to Senate investigators. The drug is designed to treat hepatitis. WASHINGTON ...

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HIV-positive people will be able to buy life insurance

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 12:49 PM MANJUNATH KIRAN/AFP/Getty Images In the past, many people who were diagnosed as HIV-positive would sell their life insurance policies because they were likely to die before the policy would fully ...

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Swedish clinic hands out penis measuring tape

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 8:46 AM Sporrer/Rupp/Getty Images/Cultura RF Finding the right-sized rubbers is the key to safe sex. Size matters in safe sex. A Swedish youth health clinic is handing out penis measuring tape to ...

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#TreatmentForAll is Facebook’s first doc on world AIDS Day

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 9:04 AM #TreatmentForAll If you could help end HIV/AIDS, would you?Watch & Share #TreatmentForAll Posted by UN Assistant Secretary-General Ray Chambers on Monday, November 30, 2015 The hashtag is the goal. #TreatmentForAll, ...

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