Health

Americans sit too much, CDC says

You've heard it before, but the message is still urgent: One in four US adults sits for more than eight hours a day, according to a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Tips to Make Vitamins Work Better

With more than 90,000 supplements on the market, the vitamin industry is a big one in the U.S. Since 1999, the National Institutes of Health has spent $2.4 billion researching vitamins and minerals...

Lung Cancer Screening: 15 Minutes to Save Your Life!

SEATTLE, Wash. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- A University of Washington thoracic surgeon fought hard to get Medicare and insurers to pay for lung cancer screenings for smokers. He said succeeding was one o...

Foods to Smile About!

Orlando, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Ghosts, goblins or things that go bump in the night may not be the scariest things to worry about this Halloween, but rather the creepy crawling germs in your mo...

TB Vaccine: Wonder Drug for Diabetes and More?

Orlando, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Tuberculosis is the worlds' leading infectious cause of death. BCG is a vaccine given to infants and children in countries where TB is common. Now recent reports...

Natural Ways to Treat Thyroid Disease

ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Women are more at risk than men, with one in eight women developing thyroid problems in her lifetime, especially after pregnancy and menopause. If you notice sym...