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E.coli threat prompts recall of 90 tons of prepackaged salads, wraps

Owing to E.coli contamination threat, a California-based food processing company has had to recall 90 tons of pre-packaged salads and sandwich wraps.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 14, 2013

Newborn babies' brains get boost when expecting moms exercise

Exercise during pregnancy does not only benefit expecting mothers but might also help boost brain development of infants.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 14, 2013

Beijing lung cancer risk on rise

Beijing lung cancer cases increase over the last decade.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 14, 2013

Double mastectomy patient throws Beyonce dance party before going under knife

A patient decided to organize a flash mob minutes prior to her double mastectomy surgery and danced to the beats of Beyonce's song. Of all places, it happened at the operating room with the whole medical team joining the party.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 13, 2013

New ligament discovered in human knee: What you should know

A new ligament called anterolateral ligament (ALL) has been discovered in the human knee by doctors.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 11, 2013

Mediterranean diet helps women age gracefully

Per a new study, following a Mediterranean diet helps women live longer and age gracefully.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 6, 2013

Google engineer recruited to fix Obamacare site

Obamacare website will have engineers from Google and Oracle to fix certain issues.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 6, 2013

Warning: Halloween contact lenses can damage your eyes

The FDA and other government agencies are running a drive to seize colored contact lenses that are especially popular during the Halloween season.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 28, 2013

High blood sugar linked to memory problems

A new study has found that controlling blood sugar levels may help keep that sharp memory when people grow old.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 27, 2013

Math skills develop as early as infancy

A new study suggests that an infant's innate sense of number is a good gauge of how their math abilities in the future.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 24, 2013

Cure for baldness a step closer

Researchers from the U.S. and the UK took inspiration from rodents to come up with what could be the cure for baldness.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 24, 2013

Yellow fever mosquito spotted in California

Mosquitoes that may cause yellow fever and dengue fever have been spotted in California. Health authorities are coordinating with medical professionals and residents in an effort to spread knowledge about them.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 22, 2013

Sleep helps keep brain free of toxins

A new study reveals that sleep helps keep the brain free of toxins.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 21, 2013

U.S. obesity rate slips but still alarmingly high

The latest statistics on obesity in the U.S. shows a slight decrease, but experts still consider its prevalence at epidemic levels.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 21, 2013

Air pollution in Delhi, Kolkata worst in world

Studies done by the World Health Organization and watchdog groups in India linked the poor quality of air in Delhi and Kolkata to new cases of cancer deaths.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 21, 2013

Pakistan polio outbreak threatens global eradication campaign

A recent outbreak of polio in Pakistan, near the border of Afghanistan, threatens global efforts to corner and eradicate the dangerous virus.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 21, 2013

Human form of mad cow disease confirmed in Britain: 1 in 2,000 may be carrier

A human form of mad cow disease, vCJD, has been confirmed and 1 in 2,000 people may be carriers of the disease in Britain.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 18, 2013

Want healthy sperms? Eat fish, ditch bacon

Bacon and other processed foods might be harmful to sperms, a new study has found.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 18, 2013

Bikini-clad California mom photo creates stir: Inspiring or offensive?

Maria Kang posed for a photo in a bikini with her three kids and uploaded it to Facebook. The controversial image purported to inspire, has instead sparked a debate on the Internet and mainstream media.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 17, 2013

Regular bedtime reduces behavioral problems in kids

Sleeping early and following a regular bedtime schedule may help improve a child's behavior, a new study has concluded.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 15, 2013

Can Sprite cure your hangover?

Hangover? What you might just need is a can of Sprite, according to a new study by Chinese scientists.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 14, 2013

Vitamins, walking may lower breast cancer risk

New studies point to benefits of walking and consumption of multivitamins with mineral for women who want fight breast cancer.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 14, 2013

Airplane noise can give you heart disease and stroke, warns new research

Living near an airport? Better consider moving houses or you could get heart disease from all those awesome airplane sounds.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 14, 2013

Vitamin D supplements may be less useful than you think

Vitamin D supplements may be unnecessary if you are living a healthy lifestyle.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 13, 2013

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