Real Health Fall 2010

Real Health Fall 2010

In every issue of Real Health, you’ll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.

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Wendy Williams

Over the Top

When talk show host Wendy Williams experienced the ’scary stare,’ the ’Queen of All Media’ bowed to her concerned family and saw her doctor.

Inside the Issue

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Deja Vu?

When relentless bullying at school pushed Mass teen Phoebe Prince to commit suicide this year, many felt they’d heard this tale before.

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Sex Ed in the Age of Obama

It’s improving. But will African-American HIV rates get better too?

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Late-breaking News: The Real Viral Threat

With HIV meds, positive people live full, healthy lives. But what if you don?t know you have HIV?

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Pretty Poison

It’s time to face the ugly truth: Your cosmetics may be killing you.

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For Medicinal Purposes

Liquor may help stave off the onset of Alzheimer’s.

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Program Your Health

Let cool apps transform your phone into a cutting-edge fitness tool.

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Workouts: The Painful Truth

Should you rest a sore ankle, or can you keep training through a minor injury?

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Walk This Way

walking, muscles, fitness, cardiovascular, disease, density, mental health

man holding throat thyroid black man

Balancing Act

The importance of the gland in maintaining the body’s equilibrium is huge.

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When people think about actress Pam Grier, many see the sexy, tough-talking, gun-toting badass characters she brought to life in the ’70s

Calorie Countdown

A little food mathematics can add up to lost pounds.

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Cooking Right

Get the most from your meals with these tips.

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Chow Time

It’s not when you eat—it’s how many calories you consume.

Is Sex More Pain Than Pleasure?

These spoilers can cause hurtful penetration.

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Ask the Sexpert

Sexologist Rachael L. Ross, MD, PhD, a.k.a. Dr. Rachael answers your questions.

Healthy fresh fruits and vegetables in a colander

Clean Your Plate

Some say the typical American diet is “dirty,” that it leads to obesity and an addiction to salty, sugary and refined convenience foods.

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The Heat is On

Question: Can negative ions really help heal your tresses?

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Getting Unstuck

To break out of the rut and transform your life, concentrate on what you like.

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The Expert Says

How do you find your passion in life?

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A Dream Fulfilled

Janice M. Williams turned her desire to teach into a satisfying career.

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Editor’s Letter

What We Have Here Is a Failure to Communicate


Hot topics

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