Topics :: health

Pathways to Wellness Holds Free Acupuncture Workshop

By Patricio Maya Solis | Tuesday Apr 8, 2014
On April 10, Pathways to Wellness invites women to a free workshop, "Acupuncture and Women’s Health," to explore how acupuncture and Chinese herbs can help regulate your menstrual cycle.

Exercise Your Way to an Exciting Sex Life!

By Adam Winter | Saturday Mar 15, 2014
If you want to boost your libido in a natural way, then here are three key steps to ingrate into your exercise regimen.

Conn. Could be First State to Curb Loud Movies

By John Christoffersen | Sunday Mar 9, 2014
Connecticut could become the first state to curb loud movies under proposed legislation that’s drawing opposition from the Motion Picture Association of America.

Long-Acting Testosterone Approved

By Matthew Perrone | Saturday Mar 8, 2014
Drugmaker Endo Pharmaceuticals announced Thursday that it received U.S. approval for its long-acting testosterone injection Aveed, which joins a crowded field of hormone-boosting drugs aimed at aging American men.

Four Women With New Wombs Are Trying to Get Pregnant

By Maria Cheng | Wednesday Mar 5, 2014
A Swedish doctor says four women who received transplanted wombs have had embryos transferred into them in an attempt to get pregnant.

No Gym? No Problem. You Can Do This Workout Anywhere

By Stephen Mosher | Monday Mar 3, 2014
Beat the Clock: It’s a simple exercise that can be done anywhere that you have a nice bit of floor on which to move. It targets your chest and your core. It’s not crunches but, boy howdy, will it strengthen your abs.

Three Diets That You Can Try... and Like!

By Mike Halterman | Sunday Feb 23, 2014
Perhaps you’re looking to lose a few pounds to right your blood pressure, or to fit into cute bathing suits, or to just feel right in your own skin. Here are a few food plans you might actually like.

Staying Healthy This Flu Season

By Mike Halterman | Sunday Feb 23, 2014
This is different from a normal flu season, in which the majority of the flu hospitalizations are people over the age of 65. Here are some tips to keep you healthy this flu season.

Six New Superfoods Everyone Will be Eating in 2014

By Mike Halterman | Saturday Feb 22, 2014
Forget kale, forget the goji berry and forget quinoa. Those superfoods are so 2013. This year, there are many new, trendy super foods - here are six to try.

City’s Image Crux of Crack Pipe Opposition

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Saturday Feb 22, 2014
San Francisco Health Director Barbara Garcia is bowing to Mayor Ed Lee’s office as she opposes trying to cut transmission of HIV and other diseases by distributing crack pipes to drug users.