Doctor Competing in Ironman Race Saves Fellow Triathlete, Then Finishes Race

Doctor Competing in Ironman Race Saves Fellow Triathlete, Then Finishes Race

The whole incident took about 15 minutes and she finished with a time of 15 hours, 8 minutes. This article originally appeared on People.com. A doctor competing in an Ironman and trying to qualify for the sport’s world championships made an...
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The power of a selfie: How one viral Facebook post increased skin cancer awareness

The power of a selfie: How one viral Facebook post increased skin cancer awareness

It started in 2015, when a woman posted a before-and-after picture of herself with a warning for others, and it led to near-record levels of awareness.“If anyone needs a little motivation to not lay in the tanning bed and sun...
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Almost half of under-25s ‘never use a condom with a new partner’

Almost half of under-25s ‘never use a condom with a new partner’

A new campaign’s being launched by Public Health England to get more under-25s to use condoms to prevent sexually transmitted infections spreading. It’s the first government sexual health campaign in eight years. It comes as a survey carried out by...
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Parents giving children alcohol too young, researchers say

Parents giving children alcohol too young, researchers say

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Some parents give their children alcohol from an early age Parents could be storing up problems for their children by introducing them to alcohol too young and ordering takeaways too often, researchers warn. Two univer...
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Every Harry Potter Fan Needs This Hogwarts-Inspired Activewear in Their Life

Every Harry Potter Fan Needs This Hogwarts-Inspired Activewear in Their Life

Alohomora your fitness potential. Your spells have been answered: You can finally work out while repping your favorite Hogwarts house.  The Australian label Black Milk is releasing an activewear collection for wizards and muggles alike called Team Hogwarts. T...
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Meghan Markle Swears This Workout Class Transformed Her Body—So I Tried It

Meghan Markle Swears This Workout Class Transformed Her Body—So I Tried It

This article originally appeared on People.com. What Is It: Meghan Markle’s favorite Megaformer class, an hour-long, fat-burning workout following Sebastien Lagree’s Lagree Method on his new Megaformer 3K machine. (Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Obama, Lady G...
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SLIDESHOW: Tales of the 21st Century – Rohingyas Without a State

SLIDESHOW: Tales of the 21st Century – Rohingyas Without a State

Aid, Asia-Pacific, Development & Aid, Gender, Gender Violence, Headlines, Human Rights, Humanitarian Emergencies, Migration & Refugees, Multimedia, Poverty & SDGs, Slideshow, TerraViva United Nations, Women’s Health IPS journalists have been ...
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Joe Biden comforts John McCain’s daughter over cancer

Joe Biden comforts John McCain’s daughter over cancer

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Mr Biden says he is a long-time friend of Mr McCain despite the political divide Former US Vice-President Joe Biden has offered comfort and advice to Meghan McCain over the health of her father, US Republican...
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These 2 Fake Burgers Taste Remarkably Like the Real Thing

These 2 Fake Burgers Taste Remarkably Like the Real Thing

Veggie burgers can be a great substitute for meat, but if you’re only a sometime/flexi-vegetarian, you might still be tempted to cheat with the real deal. These days, though, a wave of high-tech products simulate meat so well you might...
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Radiation from smartphones may up miscarriage risk: Study

Radiation from smartphones may up miscarriage risk: Study

By: IANS | New York | Published: December 14, 2017 8:17 pm The finding demonstrated that accurate measurement of magnetic field exposure is vital for examining magnetic field health effects. (Source: Thinkstock Images) Pregnant women’s exposure to non-ionisi...
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Indian woman bullied for her white skin and ginger hair

Indian woman bullied for her white skin and ginger hair

A young woman born to Indian parents with red hair, white skin and freckles has spent her life being shunned and bullied because people think she’s diseased. Pooja Ganatra, 24, who was born in Mumbai, has flaming ginger hair, deep...
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