Hookah is healthier and less addictive than cigarettes, right? Think again. Results of several studies suggest that hookah is far more dangerous than cigarettes.
A recent brouhaha over government restrictions on the aging of cheese is a case in point of how the feds sometimes seem not to know where they're needed and where they're not.
Few organizations are as universally admired as Médecins Sans Frontières, which has been called "the exemplar of humanitarian aid" because of both the emergency medical care volunteers provide in what are literally the world's worst conditions and...
Despite CPR and 911 the odds of surviving Sudden Cardiac Arrest are worse than winning in Las Vegas. And it doesn't matter whether you are young or old. Sudden cardiac arrest affects us all
Most of us would agree that cruelty is unhealthy. And so a recent failure to act by the California legislature gives us a window into another way in which we are a very unhealthy society.
Just ask our northern neighbors, the Canadians. And it’s not defunding ObamaCare, granting everyone the current ‘federal worker option’ or even socialized medicine. For the lack of a better term could it be a SinglePayerPlan, aka Medicare for everyone.
Pink marketing has added millions of dollars to breast cancer research but breast cancer continues to be a major killer of women worldwide. Is pink marketing better for business or finding the cure?
From the great outdoors to our workplace and even our homes, we are surrounded by EMF. Is long-term EMF exposure hazardous to our health?
Artificial sweeteners may be good for us – think about our ongoing battle against diabetes, obesity and tooth decay. But is there a sour – or even a bitter side to these sugar substitutes?
Children have ten times the risk as adults for 'Cat Scan caused cancer'. On top of this probably 1/3 of all CT scans are unnecessary. Whenever appropriate ultrasounds and MRIs should be substituted especially in the younger population
Women deserve better! It's time to replace the mammogram, the gold standard for breast cancer screening. The problem is there's nothing on the horizon, yet
A million plus health and medical websites but still confused. You are not alone. What was considered beneficial yesterday may no longer be true today. Unfortunately most of the well-known 'condition and news' sites can be boring, redundant and only provide a partial picture.
But there is the alternative, HealthWorldNet.com, an innovative award winning media company, the destination for a broad based audience including people with medical issues or those who simply want to stay healthy as well as the health care industry, professionals, investors and students.
Our hip and entertaining print and video content includes in depth health reports, timely commentaries and entertaining videos on issues that matter. At the same time Health WorldNet has become one of the world's largest portals covering global healthcare spanning over 10,000 pages including probably the largest site for health professionals and not just for doctors.
And we don’t just talk about changing the world . . . We are! Health Entertainment Network, a division of Health WorldNet, has created a new paradigm in healthcare...'health entertainment'. When you GOOGLE 'health entertainment' we are Page One Position One. HEN is an evolving video network that conveys important health content thru the use of story telling. One of our current projects is the creation of a TV series ‘Yggdrasil’ geared towards millennials, Generation Z and their parents.
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