Men’s Health

Last weekend I was walking around feeling, well, down. Sorta moody. Bummed out, if you will. So I took to social media to describe my temperament, explaining that the day hadn’t gone well and I was feeling alone. Almost instantly, friends began to swoop down on me, calling me, texting me, messaging me. Even people […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A St. Ignatius High School sophomore is playing a key role during Brain Injury Awareness Month and advocating for helmet safety. Nick Ventura’s passionate involvement in brain injury advocacy is born out of his first-hand experience. While in 7th grade, the teen suffered a traumatic brain injury while on a snowboarding trip […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – MedWorks is having a free medical clinic on Saturday, February 22, 2014, from 8:00am until 3:00pm at Neighborhood Family Practice located at 3569 Ridge Road. Walk-in patients will be accepted on clinic day. MedWorks is also partnering with United Way 2-1-1 on Wednesday, February 19 to schedule medical appointments. Phone […]

  BEACHWOOD, OH (WOIO) – 17-year-old senior at Beachwood High School, Drake Smith, dreams of being an editor in television production, but the reality of that dream comes down to whether he gets a life-saving kidney transplant and how soon. Drake, when healthy enough, shoots and edits concerts and football games in his spare time. […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – On Saturday, November 9, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Cleveland Mayor Frank G. Jackson will welcome all Cleveland residents to Affordable Care for a Healthy Cleveland at the Public Auditorium for a day of free health care screenings and a chance to learn about the benefits and requirements of enrolling […]

The average American man’s penis is 5.6 inches (14.2 centimeters) long when erect, a new survey of 1,661 men finds. The study, published online July 10 in the Journal of Sexual Medicine, is relatively consistent with the results of prior surveys of penis size. Penis size has been the subject of dozens of studies, as […]

Michael Douglas has opened up about his past diagnosis, revealing that oral sex, not smoking or drinking, caused his type of throat cancer. In a candid new interview with U.K.’s The Guardian, Douglas admits that his illness was caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). “Without wanting to get too specific, this particular cancer is caused […]

  Don’t let one day, one week, or even one year of blowing your diet affect your choices today and every day after. Pick up where you left off and start making those changes again. Of course we all fall into temptation and have that piece of cake or all those slices of pizza, but […]

atlanticspice.com As a registered dietitian and associate nutrition editor at EatingWell Magazine, I know thatherbs and spices do more than simply add flavor to food. They let you cut down on some less-healthy ingredients, such as salt, added sugars and saturated fat, and some have inherent health benefits, many of which Joyce Hendley reported on for […]

photo: Masterfile.com If you think that how long you’ll live is based on how long your grandparents and parents live, you’re only partly right. While genetics certainly have an impact, you have more control than you might assume. “By the time you turn 55, only about 30% of how quickly you age is based on […]

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According to scientists, eat three bananas a day can reduce the risk of stokes. Bananas for breakfast, welcome lunch and dinner will provide adequate potassium to reduce the likelihood of blood clots in the brain about 21%. The discovery was made by scientists from Britain and Italy. This gives people who are at risk of […]