University of Arizona
College of Public Health

New York Times

Well: Endive, Served Hot

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:48pm
Endive is often served cold, but this week Martha Rose Shulman heats it up.

Well: Tanning Salons Play Down Hazards, Lawsuits Claim

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:45pm
New York’s attorney general filed lawsuits against two popular indoor tanning salon chains accusing them of playing down the hazards associated with indoor tanning and promoting the practice as healthful.

Well: The Weekly Health Quiz: Runners, Rabies and Dampened Emotions

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:21am
Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

Well: F.D.A. Warns Supplement Makers of Stimulant Dangers

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:00am
The Food and Drug Administration sent letters to the makers of eight dietary supplements warning them that their products contain a stimulant that is potentially dangerous.

Well: Ask Well: Do Microwaves Degrade Food Nutrients?

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 7:05am
Heating your food in a microwave can have varying effects on the nutritional content.

Well: Sugar as a Stress Reliever

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 1:54pm
Sugar appears to reduce levels of cortisol, the stress hormone, a new study has found.

Well: Inducing Labor at Full Term May Have Benefits

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:18am
Inducing labor in normal full-term pregnancies has generally been frowned upon, but a new study suggests that induction causes no apparent harm, and may have advantages.

Well: Parkour for Beginners

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 12:31pm
Learning parkour, an instructor says, is all about challenging yourself by continually finding creative ways to make things just a bit more difficult.

Well: The World’s Fastest Recreational Runners

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:32am
The world’s swiftest amateur marathoners do not share the same nationalities as the world’s elite racers.

Well: Tylenol May Blunt Emotions, and Not Just Pain

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:32am
Acetaminophen (Tylenol) is a popular pain reliever, but it may also blunt emotions, both positive and negative, a new study shows.

Personal Health: Mystery and Danger of Type 1 Diabetes

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 7:32am
Childhood stress may be a factor in a disease without a clear cause that hits adults too.