PP&AR: 1 out of 4 older Americans experience unwanted medical treatment | Health4News

Nearly one out of four older Americans say that either they or a family member have experienced excessive or unwanted medical treatment, according to the latest issue of The Gerontological Society of America’s Public Policy Aging Report (PPAR), which goes on to show that Americans…
PP&AR: 1 out of 4 older Americans experience unwanted medical treatment

Insomnia contributes to deaths caused by motor vehicle crashes, other fatal injuries | Health4News

Results emphasize the importance of healthy sleep for personal health public safety
New research suggests that insomnia is a major contributor to deaths caused by motor vehicle crashes and other unintentional fatal injuries. The results underscore the importance of the “Sleep Well, Be…
Insomnia contributes to deaths caused by motor vehicle crashes, other fatal injuries

Sadness lasts 240 times longer than other emotions, study claims | Health4News

Researchers asked 233 students to recollect recent emotional episodes
They were asked to report the duration, and reveal their coping strategies
From 27 emotions, sadness lasted 240 times longer than disgust or shame
Fear and disgust typically lasted 30 minutes, while hatred lasted 60…
Sadness lasts 240 times longer than other emotions, study claims

Mother’s Halloween horror as untested fake blood BURNS her skin | Health4News

Victoria Eaton applied fake blood as finishing touch to her Halloween outfit
But within 30 minutes a white foam appeared and her skin began to peel
She started to feel a burning sensation and was left with nasty blisters
Ms Eaton bought the fake blood online but didn’t realise it was…
Mother’s Halloween horror as untested fake blood BURNS her skin

Hospital whistleblower Jean Haydr forced out of work by smear campaign | Health4News

Jean Haydr had worked at Tameside General Hospital for 12 years
She was about to be promoted to senior nurse when she was fired in 2013
Colleagues claimed she taunted patients and threatened physical violence
Mrs Haydr said she was dismissed for raising concerns over patient care 
Tribunal …
Hospital whistleblower Jean Haydr forced out of work by smear campaign

75% of women want to exercise but don’t for fear of what others think | Health4News

Sport England study found 75% of women would like to exercise more
Women said they fear being judged over appearance, ability and concerns from mothers that people will think they are putting themselves first 
Two million fewer women than men take regular exercise in the UK 
New Sport England c…
75% of women want to exercise but don’t for fear of what others think

A Prostitute Tells All: Inside the Bedrooms of a U.S. Brothel | Health4News

This article was written and provided by our partners at Men’s Health.
Have you ever wondered what really goes on inside one of Nevada’s legal brothels?
You’re just curious, in the same way you might be curious about what it’s really like for Sheryl Sandberg to work at Facebook. It&…
A Prostitute Tells All: Inside the Bedrooms of a U.S. Brothel

Should Birth Control Be Over the Counter? | Health4News

Imagine picking up your birth control at the pharmacy or grocery store whenever you need it—without worrying about a prescription or taking off a few hours from work to make an appointment with your gyno. Sounds fantastic, right? It’s a premise that reproductive rights groups have been c…
Should Birth Control Be Over the Counter?

The U.S. States Where Women Wear the Highest Heels | Health4News

Be sure to pack your stilettos if you’re going on vacation to Nevada, Florida, or Arkansas (really). Those are three of the states in which women wear the highest heels, according to Gilt.com.
The company’s principal data scientist and data analyst took a look at the average heel…
The U.S. States Where Women Wear the Highest Heels

FS visits London | Health4News

Hong Kong (HKSAR) – The Financial Secretary, Mr John C Tsang, followed a busy schedule in London on October 30 and 31 to strengthen economic and trade ties between Hong Kong and the United Kingdom in the last stop of his three-city visit to Paris, Milan and London from October 28 to…
FS visits London

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