GB Guru Examines Roots of Cancer
Dr. John Langdon is one of the country's top cancer experts, and as a Growing Bolder Guru, he's here to help you tell your stories of survival and hope. This week, he's weighing in on the causes of cancer. Check out his new blog!
On the Verge of Discovery: The Fountain of Youth in Pill Form
If you could take a pill and prevent further aging, would you take it? Besides extending the length of your life, what if the pill could protect you from cancer, Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes? You might even find your skin looking younger.Do these claims sound like science fiction? Not at all, according to David Sinclair, a geneticist who heads the Lowy Cancer Research Centre's...
Cycling for a Cure
Ask Greg Crawford what he did on summer vacation and you'll get a terrific story about a guy who knew he couldn't help find a cure for a rare children's disease in the lab so he created a way he could help -- by putting in 8 hours a day on a bike.
Red Wine = Fountain of Youth?
New research shows a substance in red wine may be the answer to all our aging problems. Experts say they're on track to develop medicine to add years on to life and take away some diseases along the way.
Dr. Susan Mitchell: 5 Foods to Save Your Life
More and more, doctors are paying close attention to the levels of inflammation in your body, which has been linked to many common diseases. Registered dietician Dr. Susan Mitchell has five inflammation-lowering foods you should be eating now.
Trying to Maintain
I have had Fibromyalgia for over 55 years. I contracted it from a contaminated polio vaccine. Most of my life has been spent living with this disease although not much was known about it. About 20 years ago, I became disabled because of Fibromyalgia. I also have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and a fatal anemia if not treated properly (which I do.)When my health first spiraled downhill, I was in my...
Oleda On...Living Younger Longer: PROCRASTINATION -- THE KILLER
Procrastination ages you before your time...it can kill you! Its cure: Prevention.One of the worst “diseases” in the world isn’t a disease at all. Procrastination can very well speed up the aging process. Put things off long enough, and then wonder how you got older-looking so fast. Procrastination is the enemy of good health, good looks and good life. (Yes, I’ve got a few issues myself!)...
Healthy 100 Minute: Choosing Health
Your choices matter when it comes to health. It's not up to your doctors or the government. It's up to you and your family. Find out how to choose a healthy way of living and stop the trend of diseases.
Mark Bittman: Eat Right to Save the World
One of the world's most respected food writers says he can show you how simple adjustments to the way you eat can help you lose weight and help stop global warming.
She says she just wanted to survive -- but after battling two potentially deadly diseases, Lois-Ann Gilmore is thriving. She says staying in shape helped her stay in the game, and now she's smashing records and proving that it's never too late.