Category: Health

Firefighters may face increased skin cancer risk

Firefighters may face increased skin cancer risk

Firefighters may have a higher risk of skin cancer than the general public, a new study finds. The study analyzed information from about 2,400 firefighters in South Florida. Participants answered questions about whether they had past...

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Flu Hits Men Harder Than Women: Study

As winter rolls into town, so does the flu and all its miserable symptoms. Yet, doctors and women alike have long noticed that men tend to bemoan those symptoms more than women. The phenomenon...

Open Windows, Doors for Healthy Sleep

Open Windows, Doors for Healthy Sleep

A new study from the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands suggests those simple steps prior to going to bed can reduce carbon dioxide levels and improve sleep quality. The study found that...

How to stay calm through the holidays

How to stay calm through the holidays

The holidays can be overwhelming. They’re filled with shopping, festive gatherings and an unhealthy amount of stress. But there are ways to get around all that extra stress.  Clinical psychologist Dr. Sanam Hafeez said...