What Dr. Brandt Taught Me About Loving My Skin

Fredric Brandt, MD, the famed dermatologist to the stars, passed away on Sunday at 65. He was a dear friend to Health, and all of us in the beauty community are still mourning the loss of the skincare pioneer, “Baron of Botox,” and all-around kind person. Of course, it made …

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5 More 'Food Babe' Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

There’s no denying that Vani Hari, aka the Food Babe, has ignited a clean-eating revolution—along with a lot of controversy. Hari is known for lobbying companies to remove ingredients she believes are toxic, including the “yoga mat chemical” in Subway’s bread, class IV caramel color in Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Lattes, …

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Lonely Seniors Visit Doctors More Often

TUESDAY, April 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Older adults who are chronically lonely visit the doctor more often than those who feel more socially connected, according to a new study. The findings suggest that taking steps to reduce loneliness among older adults may lead to significantly fewer doctor visits and …

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7 Kinds of Coughs and What They Might Mean

Allergies? A cold? Acid reflux? No matter what the cause, there’s a simple reason behind all your hacking: “A cough is a protective mechanism to clear your airway,” explains Jonathan Parsons, MD, Director of the Cough Clinic at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. While it’s impossible to always pinpoint …

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5 Moves to Bust Belly Fat

Singer Kelly Rowland looks as though a day hasn’t passed since Destiny’s Child ruled the airwaves. Okay, so maybe her sense of style has changed a bit, but you would never guess that the 34-year-old, first-time mother gave birth to her son Titan just five months ago. Good news for …

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1 in 10 Americans Has Anger Issues and Access to Guns: Survey

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, April 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Almost one in 10 Americans has a history of impulsive and angry behavior and ready access to guns, new research indicates. The serious mental health issues that would legally prevent someone from purchasing a gun — such as involuntary …

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5 Delicious, Go

I’m a huge believer in breakfast! The research is strong on its ability to support weight control, prevent late–night overeating, up all-day energy, boost mental performance, and enhance overall health. It’s also a great opportunity to fit in key nutrients that may be impossible to make up for later in …

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