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Study: Tiny, Wireless Pacemaker Could Be Surgery-Free Option

HEALTH | By Maria Cheng | Aug 30
A tiny, wireless pacemaker could offer some heart patients a surgery-free alternative to the traditional devices, a new study says.

Your Most Devoted Training Partner

FITNESS | By Blake Beckcom | Aug 29
Since our furry friends need exercise too, why not incorporate their need, with your need to work out and buddy up?

The Science Behind Stress Eating

SCIENCE | Aug 12
A new study explores why we reach for chocolate instead of an apple when we're under pressure.

How to Manage Adult Acne in Men

HEALTH | By Mike Halterman | Jul 25
Sadly, adult acne is on the rise, and the reasons why it manifests itself varies from person to person.

Getting Better

HEALTH | By Jacob Glass | May 31
Bullying can't be addressed without focusing on the real problem: The idea that our happiness is based on externals and in accomplishments meant to give us a sense of worthiness.

Mind, Body and Soul: Sea, Sun, Sand, Surf and Sex

HEALTH | By John Maroussas | May 24
Summer will soon be here, and suddenly the pressure is on for a beach-ready bod! Here are some easy tips on how to go about looking your best in that new speedo.

Spring Into a A New You!

FITNESS | By John Maroussas | Feb 22
The average person packs on about eight pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. That nice fit body you worked so hard for last year is now covered in a layer of fat. Here's what to do about it.

SF Unable to Reverse STD Rate Increases

HEALTH | By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 22
Despite efforts by local health officials to reverse the trend, San Francisco saw cases of sexually transmitted diseases rise for a ninth consecutive year in 2014.

How to Incorporate More Vitamins and Minerals Into Your Diet

HEALTH | By Mike Halterman | Feb 21
We are some of the most overfed people in the world, but also some of the most malnourished. How do we fix that? Here are some pointers.

Beat the Stats With 8 Tips to a Healthier Heart

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Feb 12
This February in honor of American Heart Month show your heart a little extra love with these simple, yet very effective tips to maximize heart health.

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