A new release from American Academy of Pediatrics shows that if an exclusively breastfeeding mother takes a vitamin D supplement of 6400 IU/day, her breast milk supplies an adequate amount of vitamin D for her nursing infant, and it is not necessary to give a vitamin D supplement directly to the infant.Read Full Story
"More than 40 percent of Americans suffer from heartburn pain at least one time each month," reports Florida Hospital. And if you're one of the 60 percent that hasn't had heartburn symptoms yet, Florida Hospital also notes, "Almost everyone will experience heartburn at some point in their lives."Read Full Story
Everywhere you go, it seems you see “BPA-free” on plastic bottles. Most of us know that BPA is some bad-for-you chemical, but what can it really do to us? For starters, it’s linked to breast cancer, which is big cause for concern.Read Full Story
You know how it's totally unfair that women are the only ones who can take a pill to prevent pregnancy? Well, that's about to change, because scientists have found a pill that could act as effective birth control for men.Read Full Story
I have tried every fad diet and trendy workout New York City has to offer. I’ve strictly counted calories, obsessed about everything I ate, juice cleansed, cycled, did Pilates, hired personal trainers and sweated through dance classes. You name it. Nothing helped me lose weight.Read Full Story
Zip lining may not be the first sport you think of when you think of dangerous activities. In fact, you may not even think of it as a sport at all. But as the popularity skyrockets so do the injuries, according to a new report that found that cruising through the trees on a tiny wire has some serious safety issues.Read Full Story
If you feel a lump, sense something is wrong or just want to be armed with as much information about breast cancer diagnosis as possible, a prominent chief of general surgery clears up any mystery — so you can separate facts from fiction.Read Full Story
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