Olympic Sprinter Shares Training Secrets

From the WebMD Archives: Olympic sprinter Allyson Felix talks about her training regimen, mental preparation, and favorite foods. Discover how Olympic athletes stay fit. Plus, get food and fitness tips for the everyday Olympian. Follow WebMD here: Website: Facebook: Pinterest: Twitter: Instagram: Reviewed By: Michael W. Smith, June 2012 … Continue reading “Olympic Sprinter Shares Training Secrets”

Hemifacial Spasm – Mayo Clinic

Dr. Michael Link, a Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon, describes symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for hemifacial spasm. Visit for more information on care at Mayo Clinic or to request an appointment. Hemifacial spasm is a rare disorder which typically starts as a faint twitching around one eye, and over time it spreads to involve the … Continue reading “Hemifacial Spasm – Mayo Clinic”

Medium Intensity 10-Minute Core Workout

Strengthen your core with these 10 exercises that include in and outs, bicycles, scissors, leg lifts, and wide-leg sit ups. Source by [author_name] WebMD,health,fitness,workout,exercise,medium intensity,core,abs,yoga

Syphilis Tests: MedlinePlus Lab Test Information

  What are syphilis tests? Syphilis is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). It is a bacterial infection spread through vaginal, oral, or anal sex with an infected person. Syphilis develops in stages that can last for weeks, months, or even years. The stages may be separated by long periods of apparent … Continue reading “Syphilis Tests: MedlinePlus Lab Test Information”

Osteosarcoma-Mayo Clinic

Dr. Carola Arndt discusses osteosarcoma which is one of the most common malignant tumors of bone in teenagers and young adults. It has an incidence of 5.6 per million in children under 15 in the U.S. Dr. Arndt also discusses diagnoses, evaluation, and treatment of osteosarcoma. Treatment for osteosarcoma at Mayo Clinic is a multidisciplinary … Continue reading “Osteosarcoma-Mayo Clinic”

Precision Medicine: Custom Treatment From Your Genes

A child in distress, no answers, no hope, until a doctor’s hunch using a new groundbreaking approach, precision medicine, shines a light on how to save her life, illuminating hope for many others. See how your genetic makeup and lifestyle can create precision medicine. To learn more, see our extensive special report: Path to a … Continue reading “Precision Medicine: Custom Treatment From Your Genes”

Skin Biopsy: MedlinePlus Lab Test Information

  What is a skin biopsy? A skin biopsy is a procedure that removes a small sample of skin for testing. The skin sample is looked at under a microscope to check for skin cancer, skin infections, or skin disorders such as psoriasis. There are three main ways to do a skin biopsy: A punch … Continue reading “Skin Biopsy: MedlinePlus Lab Test Information”

The Basics: Canker Sore Causes and Treatments

Burning or tingling spot in your mouth? A canker sore may be on the way. What can you do about these small ulcers inside your mouth? Learn about what causes canker sores and your treatment options. Subscribe to WebMD here: Follow WebMD here: Website: Facebook: Pinterest: Twitter: Instagram: Source … Continue reading “The Basics: Canker Sore Causes and Treatments”

Managing Celiac Disease-Mayo Clinic

Wheat is the grain on which Western civilization was built. It’s been used for thousands of years as the foundation of our diet. But 1 out of 100 Americans has a condition called celiac disease, which is an intolerance to wheat, barley and rye. Its symptoms can be subtle, but if you don’t stick to … Continue reading “Managing Celiac Disease-Mayo Clinic”

Zika Virus Test: MedlinePlus Lab Test Information

What is a Zika virus test? Zika is a viral infection usually spread by mosquitos. It can also spread through sex with an infected person or from a pregnant woman to her baby. A Zika virus test looks for signs of the infection in blood or urine. Mosquitos that carry the Zika virus are most … Continue reading “Zika Virus Test: MedlinePlus Lab Test Information”