5 health stories you may have missed (7/15/2016)

How to embrace joy and pain, together; a giant step for cancer care; and more

At Norton Healthcare, we believe that health should keep up with life. Give us 5 minutes and we’ll give you the top 5 pieces of health and wellness news you may have missed this week.

Please pass the pasta!

A new study from researchers at Instituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico in Italy (of course!) shows that eating everyone’s favorite carbohydrate-rich food actually can lead to decrease in body mass index (BMI). Wow!

Not tonight, I have a headache

The gender divide can run wide when it comes to many things, but no one warned us about migraines. Unfortunately, it’s true: Women are more prone to migraine headaches than men.

How to embrace joy and pain, together

How do you find the good in something as extraordinarily horrible as being burned alive in a car accident? Allison Massari shares her story of courage.

A giant step for a cancer cure?

Vice President Joseph Biden’s ‘cancer moonshot’ may still be awaiting takeoff. Dr Joseph M. Flynn, executive director and physician-in-chief at Norton Cancer Institute, explains what this means for our goal of eliminating the pain and suffering of cancer.

Hold up before you Pokémon Go!

Charizard may be in your neighborhood, but watch where you’re going!

“It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.” – Charles Spurgeon 


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