Health and Wellness
Healthy Oshkosh: Community Collaborations Foster a Healthier OshkoshHealthy Oshkosh: Community Collaborations Foster a Healthier OshkoshThis weeks topic is getting in shape after a baby. Healthy Oshkosh is a community partnership with the Oshkosh YMCA produced by Oshkosh Northwestern Media examining some of the topics that keep Oshkosh healthy.
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Undergraduates weigh in on the "Freshman 15"Undergraduates weigh in on the "Freshman 15"Aug. 20, 2015: Undergraduates weigh in on the "Freshman 15."
Cancer survivor's tattoos tell her storyCancer survivor's tattoos tell her storyDana Donofree decided on a different route after a double mastectomy. Her tattoos tell her journey surviving cancer. Donforee is the founder of AnaOno which specializes in intimate apparel for women that had surgery related to a breast cancer.
Rare surgery gives 8-year-old new earsRare surgery gives 8-year-old new earsEli Bell was born with no outer ears, openings or ear canals. Thanks to five separate surgeries, he now has external ears.
Quant picks: three personal products companies to invest inQuant picks: three personal products companies to invest inWith Estee Lauder reporting earnings earlier this week, we decided to check TheStreet Quant Ratings for stocks in the 'personal products' sub-industry, that would be good investments.
Low libido? FDA weighs drug for women that drives desireLow libido? FDA weighs drug for women that drives desireThe Food and Drug Administration will decide the fate of a drug to treat low libido in women soon.
3 steps to a healthy habit3 steps to a healthy habitFigure out your cue to act, get into a routine, reward your effort.
Sleeping on side could lower risk for Alzheimer's diseaseSleeping on side could lower risk for Alzheimer's diseaseA new study linking sleep posture to Alzheimer's could keep you up at night. John Gorman explains how a person's body position while they sleep could affect how toxins are flushed from the brain.
Lavender lemonadeLavender lemonadeWhen life gives you lemons...
Woman sheds 106 pounds by drinking green teaWoman sheds 106 pounds by drinking green teaSamantha Rees drank nine cups of green tea a day and lost 106 pounds over a little more than a year.
For sugar lovers, FDA's proposed guidelines are not so sweetFor sugar lovers, FDA's proposed guidelines are not so sweetHealth authorities say 10% or fewer of your daily calories should come from added sugars.
Like it hot? A spicy diet might mean longer lifeLike it hot? A spicy diet might mean longer lifeYour seasonings might do more than add flavor. But much of the science is preliminary.
Colorado resident dies of plagueColorado resident dies of plagueThe Pueblo, Colorado Health Department confirmed an adult died from the plague. This is the second plague death reported in Colorado in 2015. Authorities said the victim may have contracted the disease from fleas on a dead animal.
Want a healthier smile? Eat these foodsWant a healthier smile? Eat these foodsAside from genetics, the key to a glamorous set of pearly whites could be your diet! Krystin Goodwin (@Krystingoodwin) has five foods for a beautiful smile.
Yelp takes on ER times, hospitalsYelp takes on ER times, hospitalsJust as Yelp can give you advice on which restaurant to go to for the best burgers, now it can give you advice on which hospital to go to for the shortest emergency room waiting time.
Navy changing body-fat rules, fitness assessmentNavy changing body-fat rules, fitness assessmentThe Navy is shaking up its body composition assessment, increasing body fat limits for sailors, moving away from career-ending punishments for failures and taking a deeper look at how it measures health in general.
Want to adopt a healthy new habit? 'Stack' itWant to adopt a healthy new habit? 'Stack' itYour daily routine is full of triggers you can use to your advantage, experts say.
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Are you enriching or overscheduling your child?Are you enriching or overscheduling your child?Many families today are operating on a "hyper-schedule," as parents seek to give their children great opportunities.
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40 and facing joint replacement?40 and facing joint replacement?Surely joint replacement isn't something young, active, healthy people need to think about. Or is it?
Robotics Are Disrupting What It Means to Be DisabledRobotics Are Disrupting What It Means to Be DisabledSee How Robotics Are Disrupting What It Means to Be Disabled.
Study: Some new moms get too little advice from doctorsStudy: Some new moms get too little advice from doctorsDoctors are least likely to share advice on pacifiers and where babies should sleep.
Throw out those needles, here's a new delivery deviceThrow out those needles, here's a new delivery deviceFortune's Dan Primack sits down with Intarcia Therapeutics CEO Kurt Graves to discuss the company's new implantable medication delivery device.
Floridians warned about leprosy-infected armadillosFloridians warned about leprosy-infected armadillosLeprosy is rare in the U.S. but in Florida, up to a dozen cases are reported each year. The suspected culprits are armadillos. Florida health and wildlife experts are warning residents to steer clear of them in light of a reported spike in cases.
Saudi Arabia's burger boom... and obesity epidemicSaudi Arabia's burger boom... and obesity epidemicBurger franchises are a booming industry in Saudi Arabia, with American chains aggressively opening new outlets across the desert Kingdom. But this growing fast food sector has also helped expand the nation's waistlines.
Fitness on the Rocks has the heartFitness on the Rocks has the heartMore than 100 trainers and fitness instructors will tryout to be part of Fitness on the Rocks.
10-Year-Old's condition is so rare, it's nameless10-Year-Old's condition is so rare, it's namelessAfter struggling for six years, a boy is finally recovering from a vascular condition so rare, it's not even named.
Dover office of child support enforcement to moveDover office of child support enforcement to moveThe new office will be located in the Blue Hen Corporate Center, 655 S. Bay Rd., Dover.