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The Intimate Connection Between Sex and Sleep

Mar 28
Sleep and sex share a wonderful reciprocal relationship in which each helps support the function of the other. It's not surprising when you understand that sex and sleep both belong to the restorative system of the body.

LBBC Welcomes Women to Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) has opened registration for its ninth annual conference for women living with metastatic breast cancer, Saturday, April 11 - Sunday April 12.

Aging in America, Part 3: What Can We Do for Ourselves?

Mar 27
The most promising course for yielding cost-effective and real-time solutions, while at the same time mitigating the negative impacts of an aging population, is dealing with the obvious now -- before the crisis worsens.

On National LGBT Health Awareness Week, Inequality Persists

By EDGE | Mar 25
It's National LGBT Health Awareness Week, but inequalities in health care still persist, say Cindy Leiffer, MSN, NP.

Dallas Death Points to Dangers of Black-Market Cosmetic Work

By David Warren | Mar 24
The recent death of a Dallas woman who had received injections at a salon to expand the size of her buttocks follows other cosmetic-related deaths in Texas and around the country.

Angelina Jolie Undergoes Further Preventive Surgery

Mar 24
Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie revealed Tuesday that she has undergone more preventive surgery, having her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed in hopes of reducing her risk of cancer.

The Do's and Don'ts for Avoiding Self-Harm

By EDGE | Mar 23
Many people are in a relationship with a significant other who is grappling with some form of self-destructive behavior. Here's how to help them.

Health Care Law Costs Small Businesses Thousands

Mar 23
Complying with the health care law is costing small businesses thousands of dollars that they didn't have to spend before the new regulations went into effect.

ANCHOR Study Prevents Anal Cancer From Being a Pain in the Ass

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 20
On March 21, National Anal Cancer Awareness Day, there's some news you need to know. Anal cancer rates are rising, especially among people living with HIV. The good thing is, if caught early, it's easily treatable.

Social Security Data Says 6.5M in US Reach Age 112

By Stephen Ohlemacher | Mar 20
Americans are getting older, but not this old: Social Security records show that 6.5 million people in the U.S. have reached the ripe old age of 112.

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