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Paula Deen To Reveal That She Has Diabetes

Paula Deen To Reveal That She Has Diabetes

The Daily is reporting that Paula Deen, the large-living queen of heavy cooking, is about to come clean with what some say has long been her dirtiest secret: her diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes. Rumors of [...]

New Study Finds That Gay Marriage Improves Men’s Health

New Study Finds That Gay Marriage Improves Men’s Health

Marriage equality advocates have another reason to feel dedicated to their cause today, as a revelatory new study has found that the health of gay men living in states with laws allowing same-sex couples to wed [...]

Man Has Stomach Removed, Then Told He Doesn’t Have Cancer

Man Has Stomach Removed, Then Told He Doesn’t Have Cancer

After undergoing rounds of chemotherapy and surgery that removed 80 percent of his stomach, Graham Lord found out he never had stomach cancer. The 59-year-old is now suing Australia’s Central Coast Local Health District, after he [...]

Graphic Cigarette Warning Labels Blocked By Judge

Graphic Cigarette Warning Labels Blocked By Judge

WASHINGTON — A judge on Monday blocked a federal requirement that would have begun forcing tobacco companies next year to put graphic images including dead and diseased smokers on their cigarette packages. U.S. District Judge Richard [...]

Pap Smears Best For Detecting Cervical Cancer, Doctors Say

Pap Smears Best For Detecting Cervical Cancer, Doctors Say

– There’s more news on cancer screening tests – this time for women. Scientists advising the government say a Pap test is a good way to screen young and middle-aged women for cervical cancer, and it’s [...]

Why Steve Jobs Did Not Beat The Pancreatic Cancer Odds, But Nobel Winner Ralph Steinman Did

Why Steve Jobs Did Not Beat The Pancreatic Cancer Odds, But Nobel Winner Ralph Steinman Did

Steve Jobs was a rare case, right down to his death. Announced Wednesday, Jobs’s death from “complications of pancreatic cancer” only hints at the vast complexity of the disease to which he succumbed at the age [...]

Preventing Headaches

Preventing Headaches

Headaches are among the most common health problems worldwide — the World Health Organization estimates that up to 4 percent of all adults are affected by an aching head on 15 or more days every month. [...]

Three Coffees A Day Keep The Strokes Away, Say Scientists

Three Coffees A Day Keep The Strokes Away, Say Scientists

If you can’t make it through the day without your daily caffeine hit, here’s some good news for you – drinking two to four cups of coffee a day could significantly reduce your risk of a [...]