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‘Young blood’ treatments to stop aging, disease are a ‘significant public health concern’: FDA

toeytoey2530/iStock(NEW YORK) — It sounds like science fiction, but some companies are promoting the infusion of “young blood” into older people. Now, the Food and Drug Administration has gone on the record saying there is no evidence that these treatments have any effect on signs of aging or diseases, and it is warning people about…read more »

Mom ‘fights’ her way to good health, losing 160 pounds

Courtesy Angie Phillips(NEW YORK) — After an embarrassing incident at an amusement park, Angie Phillips knew it was time for a change.”My husband, who is a big guy at 6 feet and 300 pounds, told me, ‘If I can fit you can fit,'” she told ABC News’ Good Morning America.But at 376 pounds, Phillips couldn’t…read more »

5 ways to protect yourself from heart disease during American Heart Month

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — It’s American Heart Month, meaning it’s the perfect time to for a refresher on heart disease and how to prevent it.Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, with 800,000 people dying each year from it. Nearly half of all Americans have some form of cardiovascular disease, according…read more »

Courteney Cox got candid about her decision to dissolve all her fillers

Michael Tran/FilmMagic(NEW YORK) —  Actress Courteney Cox recently opened up about getting facial fillers in the past and why she chose to stop.The 54-year-old “Friends” star told PEOPLE that she wasn’t confident in her appearance as she got older.”I would say it’s a common thing you go through as you age, especially in Hollywood,” she…read more »