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Each year more than one million Americans suffer with shingles, an itchy, blistering rash caused by herpes zoster, the same ...

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Shingles is a very serious concern for those who are fifty five and older and most people do not realize ...

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...eheads, blackheads, and inflamed red lesions typically on the face, neck, and back of adults as well.  Commonly referred to ...

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...uth of food waste, with approximately 90-percent of North Americans tossing food early due to expiration confusion. Turns out those ...

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Chicken Pox Symptoms: 8 Signs of Chicken Pox

...child, they typically never come back. However, in rare cases when adults get chicken pox, particularly in the case of ...

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A recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found current adult vaccination rates in America are ...

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Food allergies are widespread, and if you have children you probably can’t put peanut butter sandwiches in their school lunchbox ...

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E-Cigarettes a Health Threat in the State of California

This past Wednesday, January 28, 2015, California health officials declared electronic cigarettes a serious health threat. ...

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7 Super Healthy Seeds for Your Diet

When it comes to super foods, these seven seeds offer an array of protein, vitamins, and antioxidants that boost bodies ...

Measles Cases Reach 68 in California

The sun and surf aren’t the only things that are contagious in California. Not with the recent measles outbreak in ...

Sleep Tight, Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite!

We’ve all wished someone a good night’s sleep using the phrase, “Sleep tight, and don’t let the bedbugs bite!” However, ...

7 Big on Health Bedtime Habits

I bet you focus on all the things you do all day when it comes to healthy eating, heart-inducing exercise, ...

Beyond Hollywood: The Reality of Early-Onset Alzheimer’s

Julianne Moore certainly earned her Golden Globe, SAG and Academy Award nominations for her heart-wrenching portrayal of Alice Howland, a ...

Heartburn Could Indicate Stomach or Oesophageal Cancer

A new campaign from England’s Public Health organization is urging the public to take heartburn seriously. Why? Because it could ...

Study Claims Coffee Offers Protection From Melanoma

A new study shows that your morning cup of Joe might also protect you from the deadliest type of skin ...