LifeStyle: Health

So THAT'S Why You Feel Sick After Taking Vitamins

Wednesday  04:00,   10 january 2018
HuffPost

A daily multivitamin or supplement may give your well-being an extra boost, but have you ever swallowed one and felt sick right after? Yeah, we know that feeling.Taking certain types of vitamins may cause a range of gastrointestinal issues,[...]

Prescription-only painkillers will cause 'unnecessary pain'

Tuesday  22:37,   09 january 2018
9News.com.au

Aussies are set to suffer “unnecessary pain” due to a looming national wide ban on access to over-the-counter low-dose codeine. University of Sydney Professor Peter Carroll says the decision is not appropriate and making medicines such as medicines[...]

I spent a week skipping breakfast and working out for 2 hours a day just like Gwyneth Paltrow -- and it helped me break some of my worst habits

Tuesday  13:21,   09 january 2018
Business Insider Australia

<p>I tried to live like Gwyneth Paltrow for a week, and it didn't quite work out the way I'd planned.</p>I tried to live like Gwyneth Paltrow for a week, and it didn't quite work out the way I'd[...]

The nasty truth about your reusable water bottle

Tuesday  05:31,   09 january 2018
MSN

<p>With just a few weeks to go before kids go back to school, parents are starting to think about buying the year's supplies.</p>With just a few weeks to go before kids go back to school, parents are starting to think about buying the[...]

'I'm lucky I'm still here': Patients ignoring type 2 diabetes at their peril

Tuesday  03:13,   09 january 2018
MSN

The doctor's words still haunt Paul Walker after nearly 30 years. The diagnosis could not dissuade him when he was a young man and he continued to eat poorly and neglect his health. "The diagnosis could not dissuade him when he was a young[...]

Read This Before You Skip Your Next Meal in the Name of Intermittent Fasting

Tuesday  01:55,   09 january 2018
Popsugar

So, you're primed and ready to take on intermittent fasting (IF) after seeing story after story of people experiencing some pretty amazing results when they gave it a try. Before you jump on the bandwagon, POPSUGAR turned to a few experts on IF [...]

'Dementia villages' offering sufferers chance at a normal life

Monday  23:00,   08 january 2018
9News.com.au

'Dementia villages' offering sufferers chance at a normal life"I said (to the doctor) how long have I got? He said probably about five years until you're demented, and then another three until you die," she told A Current[...]

'Dementia villages' offering sufferers chance at a normal life

Monday  23:00,   08 january 2018
9News.com.au

'Dementia villages' offering sufferers chance at a normal life"I said (to the doctor) how long have I got? He said probably about five years until you're demented, and then another three until you die," she told A Current[...]

Studies Show You Only Need to Exercise This Many Minutes a Day For Better Health

Monday  05:55,   08 january 2018
Popsugar

<p>A small study by the Pennington Biomedical Research Center showed that a group of 464 women who walked 72 minutes a week for six months had improved heart health and fitness.</p>We've been conditioned to think if we can't get a solid[...]

"It only took seconds." Sophie Cachia on the moment a family meal made her son go "limp".

Monday  02:33,   08 january 2018
Mamamia

It was like watching a “zombie plague” and it took “only seconds”, parenting blogger Sophie Cachia said about watching her son, now aged three, suffer an anaphylactic reaction. It happened as almost every near-tragedy happens: everything is so[...]

The AMA wants sugar-sweetened drinks taxed, but will it happen?

Monday  01:50,   08 january 2018
ABC News

There are 28 countries in the world that tax sugar-sweetened drinks and the Australian Medical Association wants Australia to join the list.This time, it's the Australian Medical Association (AMA) calling for one as part of a positioning paper on[...]

The depressing reality of sharing ‘before and after’ photos on social media

Monday  00:13,   08 january 2018
Cosmopolitan

The depressing reality of sharing ‘before and after’ photos on social media, and why everyone should read Hollie Azzopardi’s response to trolling body-shamers on Instagram.Yep, it's true, and it went something like this: [...]

Roxy Jacenko on the drawbacks of the anti-cancer drug she takes to stay healthy.

Sunday  22:36,   07 january 2018
Mamamia

It’s hopefully keeping Roxy Jacenko cancer-free, but as the Sydney PR guru has shared, there are downsides to taking anti-cancer drugs.&nbsp;It’s hopefully keeping Roxy Jacenko cancer-free, but as the Sydney PR guru has shared, there are[...]

A family spent 6 months working out together and the transformation photos are awe-inspiring

Sunday  21:31,   07 january 2018
MSN

Chinese photographer Jesse Ding documented his family's weight loss journey on Instagram. Here's how they got healthy together. The Ding family documented their weight loss journey over the course of six months. Jesse Ding, the photographer[...]

New health advice says men and women should only eat 1,800 calories a day -- here's the idea behind it

Sunday  17:46,   07 january 2018
Business Insider Australia

Public Health England has issued new advice for how many calories adults should eat per day. Men and women should aim for 1,800 calories per day, which is considerably less than official guidelines of 2,500 for men, and 2,000 for women. -PHE is[...]