Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2009

The National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an international health campaign put on each October by breast cancer charities.   The goal is to increase awareness and faise funds in the fight against breast cancer.  AstraZeneca, which manufactures breast cancer drugs, started the event back in 1985.  Since then, many other foundations and charities have joined in the […]

Breast Augmentation Surgery: How To Choose The Right Doctor?

Breat augmentation surgery (also known as augmentation mammaplasty, breast enhancement surgery, breast enlargement surgery, and occasionally, “boob job”) involves the use of breast implants to create fuller breasts.  The implants can also be used to restore volume after pregnancy or weightloss.  Choosing the right doctor is critical to having a successful procedure.  Here are some things you should […]

What Are Vaginal Yeast Infection Symptoms?

There is not much more in this world a woman hates more than a vaginal yeast infection. These types of infections can be very embarrassing, to say the yeast…I mean least!  Vaginal yeast infection symptoms are usually associated with extreme itching in and around the vagina.  Other symptoms can also include… Burning, redness, and swelling of […]

High Intensity Interval Training: A Woman’s Secret Weapon For Fat Loss

For all of my ladies who are going to the gym and mindlessly slaving away on treadmills and stationary bikes, I’m going to talk to you today about a BETTER way to use these machines for fat burning; a way that 99% of women are NOT doing.  The method is called high intensity interval training, or HIIT […]

What Are Sleep Apnea Symptoms? Finding the Best Sleep Apnea Treatment

Did you know that snoring could be a sign of a condition known as “sleep apnea”?  Women with sleep apnea typically make periodic “gasping” noises that can interrupt their sleep.  They may also experience sleepiness during the day.  Treatment of sleep apnea symptoms really depends on the root cause.  If some other medical conditions are present, such […]

Massive Health + Massive Ideas for Health Innovation

We are totally excited that Massive Health is sponsoring DC Health Innovation Week and being an integral part of the code-a-thon event. Created by one of the visionaries behind Mozilla’s Firefox, Aza Raskin, Massive Health is making use of design and data to create new consumer experiences to improve health. Have you downloaded their first product, The Eatery […]