ARCHIVE: October 2017

Why do we like Halloween? It tickles the primitive parts of your...

Now that Halloween is here, let’s brush aside the spider webs and skeletons and ask ourselves a spooky question. Why do we like Halloween so much anyway? Why do we seek out creepy, eerie things?...

Pickles and ice cream are just the beginning…

I was gigantically pregnant with our first daughter, popping TUMS like crazy, and suddenly my ears went funny. I could hear myself breathing. It sounded like Darth Vader was echoing in my head....

Get to Know the Flu Shot

Nancy Epps, BSN, clinician at Employee Health Services at Tampa General Hospital, tackles some of the most common questions people have about the flu vaccine. Does the flu vaccine completely...

Stronger bones: start with just a minute a day

What if doing something for just one minute a day could improve your health as you age? Improving your bone health might be that easy, say scientists from the University of Exeter and the...