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I was on a diet for 18 years. Here's what I learned...
I've been on a diet since I was 12. I was fat, with a round face and soft, thick thighs which spread and spilled over the sides of chairs when I sat down. From the moment I became fully aware of it, my body – like most fat bodies at the time – was a ...
Brain-eating amoeba found in south Bossier Parish water system
A portion of a water system that serves south Bossier Parish has tested positive for a brain-eating amoeba, according to the operator of the water system. Andy Freeman, the operator of Sligo Water System, said residents from Highway 71 to Red Chute ...
This Case Shows How You Can Catch Hepatitis E From Rats
Rats. Here is another disease that you could possibly get from rats. A 56-year-old man in Hong Kong apparently caught a rat version of the Hepatitis E virus (HEV) as reported by Elizabeth Cheung for the South China Morning Post. The patient had ...
Study: 1/3 of 10th graders use marijuana
As Michigan voters prepare to weigh in on legalizing marijuana for recreational use, a new study shows a third of teens admit to using the drug. The University of Southern California surveyed more than 3,000 10th graders, nearly 62% reported using ...
FDA Approves Another Migraine Drug That Might Not Cost A Lot...For Now
... Another Migraine Drug That Might Not Cost A Lot...For Now. Pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly announced Thursday the FDA has approved its migraine preventive injection Emgality. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video.
Disease outbreak under investigation at south Alabama prison
BARBOUR COUNTY, AL (WSFA) - An investigation is underway into a pneumococcal disease outbreak at the Ventress Correctional Facility in Barbour County, state health officials confirmed Friday. Three inmates were hospitalized with infections caused by ...
12th West Nile case confirmed in Mobile Co.; officials tell residents 'don't let your guard down'
Twelve people in Mobile County have now contracted the West Nile virus since August, the Mobile County Health Department announced Friday. This is the twelfth lab-confirmed case since the first case was announced Aug. 10, officials said. No identifying ...
Actress Cheryl Hines on the awkwardness of menopause
It can happen to women in their 40's or 50's, and no one likes to talk about it... Menopause. The biological process is defined as the time that marks the end of your menstrual cycles, or after you've gone 12 months without a menstrual period ...
State reopens multiple ocean swimming sites in Carteret and other counties
MOREHEAD CITY – State officials announced Friday that bacteria levels at most ocean swimming sites in Carteret, Pender and Onslow counties meet state and Environmental Protection Agency standards for swimming and other contact with the water.
Flu broke records for deaths, illnesses in 2017-2018, new CDC numbers show
Flu killed and hospitalized more people in the United States last winter than any seasonal influenza in decades, according to new data released Thursday. It's the most detailed picture of the devastating reach of the respiratory virus, which sickened ...