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We have been dedicated to bringing the San Diego community the very latest in health updates since 2005. This site is intended to be a community based, self propagating forum for education, discussion, and support of those interested in the maintenance and performance of the human body. Your involvement is encouraged. If you have a particular illness or condition that you are experiencing, we encourage you to share your experience online either in our forum or through our hosted blog. If you have a health provider that you recommend, or an information resource, we invite you to submit it to our directory. We encourage category recommendations, and site submissions. We invite you to join us in our efforts to bring quality health information to everyone.
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Three coffees a day linked more to health than harm, scientists say - NBCNews...
23 Nov 2017 at 3:13am
Three coffees a day linked more to health than harm, scientists say
People who drink three to four cups of coffee a day are more likely to see health benefits than harm, experiencing lower risks of premature death and heart disease than those who abstain, scientists said Wednesday. A team which collated the findings of ...
Heath Benefits of Coffee: Three or Four Cups per Day Does Far More Good than BadNewsweek
Drinking 3-4 cups of coffee a day may have health benefits: stud...
Cinnamon: Can It Really Help You Lose Weight? - Forbes
22 Nov 2017 at 8:08pm
Cinnamon: Can It Really Help You Lose Weight?
Pictured here are cinnamon sticks at the Badia Spices Inc. factory in Doral, Florida, U.S. Photographer: Mark Elias/Bloomberg. Don't hold out hope for the Cinnabon Diet just yet. But a study published in the journal Metabolism: Clinical and ...
Here's How Cinnamon Can Help Trigger Speedy Weight LossNDTV
Cinnamon could be a weight loss spice by burning energy in fat cellsNew York Daily News
Cinnamon may be the secret to weight loss this hol...
'Thanksgiving miracle': Baby denied kidney receives transplant - CNN
22 Nov 2017 at 1:16pm
'Thanksgiving miracle': Baby denied kidney receives transplant
(CNN) Two-year-old AJ Burgess received a new kidney Wednesday after a prolonged battle with hospital officials who postponed his original October surgery when his father, a perfect donor match, violated his parole and was arrested. "This is an ...
After controversial delay, toddler gets vital transplantCBS News
Toddler receives kidney transplant after initial procedure stalled over dad's probation violation, family saysFox News...
Nearly half of US cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behavior - CBS News
22 Nov 2017 at 8:46am
Nearly half of US cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behavior
NEW YORK ? A new look at cancer in the U.S. finds that nearly half of cancer deaths are caused by smoking, poor diet and other unhealthy behaviors. That's less than commonly-cited estimates from more than 35 years ago, a result of new research methods ...
Americans Are Giving Themselves Cancer?Half of Cases Caused by LifestyleNewsweek
Nearly half of cancer deaths linked to preventable risk factors: StudyABC News
1 in 4 U...
More middle-school girls are inflicting self-pain. Experts say it might be be...
21 Nov 2017 at 8:09pm
More middle-school girls are inflicting self-pain. Experts say it might be because of smartphones
A 15-year study of emergency room visits reveals new signs of emotional suffering among the nation's young women and girls ? particularly those in their middle-school years. Emergency room visits for girls 10 to 14 who inflicted self-pain were ...
Suicide and Self-Harm Is Increasing Among Teen Girls, Study FindsTIME
Suicide Attempts And Self-Harming Increasing Among Tee...