Contact Us
Make My Homepage
Health and Wellness

Health and Wellness

Leukos, Getty Imahes
Leukos, Getty Imahes
[

If You Can’t Sleep, You May Want to Blame Your Cell Phone

While the technological advancements of the Smartphone might be helping you keep your busy life somewhat organized, new research suggests that it might actually be putting it in disarray by causing you to lose sleep.

Read More|Comment

David Cannon, Getty Images
David Cannon, Getty Images
[

More Reason to Worry — Anxiety Can Lead to Early Death

Thoughts about an early death can make a person anxious or depressed. Now, a new study has found that anxiety and depression are among the psychological disorders that seem to contribute to early deaths. Talk about a vicious cycle.

Read More|Comment

neeta_lind, flickr
neeta_lind, flickr
[

Can Exercise Eliminate Depression?

We all know working out is good for our bodies — but did you know it’s good for our emotions, too?

New research shows exercise may very well be an effective treatment for depression, especially among those with heart problems.

Read More|Comment

desnousa, flickr
desnousa, flickr
[

Do Military Veterans Have More Health Problems Than Civilians?

A new report from the CDC finds that men who’ve served in the military carry a heavier health burden than civilians — in fact, veterans are significantly more likely to have two or more chronic conditions like diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure.

Read More|Comment

yourdon, flickr
yourdon, flickr
[

How Much Sleep Should You Get to Keep Your Memory Sharp?

We all know getting too little sleep isn’t good for us, but did you know getting too much shuteye can make your memory worse, too?

Read More|Comment

Category: Health and Wellness Tags:
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
[

FDA Approves Truvada to Help Prevent HIV Infections in Healthy Individuals

On Monday, the FDA approved a groundbreaking drug called Truvada, the first medication shown to prevent HIV in people who have sex with those infected with the virus that causes AIDS.

Read More|Comment

Category: Health and Wellness Tags:
Universal Images Group, Getty Images
Universal Images Group, Getty Images
[

What Are the Most Common Blood Types in America?

Although every single person in America bleeds the same, not all of us bleed the same blood type.

Read More|Comment

Andre Pan, Flickr
Andre Pan, Flickr
[

Can Being Too Fat Actually Be Healthier Than Being Too Thin?

Much ink has been spilled about studies detailing the health risks associated with being overweight.

And while there is no doubt that severe obesity can lead to a litany of medical problems, a new study suggests that moderately overweight people are still pretty healthy. So, what’s the skinny on this phenomenon?

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalk1290.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on NewsTalk 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!