According to HealthyPlace.com these are the signs of a psychopath.. Any newly elected government official come to mind?
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This is a list of human infectious disease case fatality rates (CFRs). A CFR is the proportion (percentage) of people diagnosed with a disease who die during the course of the disease. (Cf. mortality rate.) Values refer to optimally treated cases.
Cheese fries may never be a part of your recommended diet, but Russet potatoes alone are nothing to fear. In fact, they're full of disease-fighting antioxidants. These nine foods you thought were no-no's are really on the approved list.
Try a little hemp seed in your morning smoothie and you're in for a pleasant surprise ... but not one of the mind-altering variety. Hemp seed, long an overlooked superfood for its misunderstood association with marijuana, is now starting to make a big impact on the health food scene with both consumers and scientists alike. Below is a list of the potential health benefits of hemp seed:
Follow these guidelines when choosing a fitness facility:
Having a picnic is a relaxing way to enjoy the environment and spend time with family and friends. It is also a time when a great amount of waste and pollution can occur. It is important to consider ways to reduce the amount of waste generated at the picnic. This will help to ensure that the environment remains clean so that it can be enjoyed by future generations.
Even though fruits, vegetables and juice are nutritious parts of the diet, there are some food safety precautions. For example, contaminated melons, sprouts and raspberries have been linked with food borne illness outbreaks. Here are some food safety tips:
Fruits and vegetables can be preserved by dehydrating, freezing and canning, but it's important to use up-to-date recommendations. If you are tempted by home-canned goods at bake sales or farmers' markets, remember they are not tested for safety like commercial products are. You will be eating them at your own risk.. These are a few home food preservation tips to ensure safe food in your cupboard:
New tips recently published by the New York-Presbyterian Hospital (NYP) offer help for those who want to enjoy the season with athletics. The following tips were compiled by Dr. William Levine, chief of sports medicine at NYP/Columbia University Medical Center, and Dr. Andre Panagos, assistant professor of rehabilitation at NYP/Weill Cornell Medical Center:
There have been no large, long-term studies to tell us the benefits and risks of using testosterone replacement therapy. For the studies that have been done, researchers are not always in agreement about the benefits and risks of TRT. More research needs to be done. Testosterone replacement therapy might have these risks:
Disorders of the testes can lead to serious complications, including hormonal imbalances, sexual dysfunction and infertility. Some of the more common disorders that affect the testes include the following:
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Some say you are what you eat, but hopefully you aren't one of these! Men's Health magazine has identified the 10 dirtiest foods--from bad burgers and dangerous deli meats to hazardous health foods.
You go to McDonald's and order chicken breast strips. Think you're being "good" – well think again. At 1,270 calories, you've just treated yourself to half the calories you should eat in an entire day. And that's not even the worst of the worst.