Category: Treatments

EXCLUSIVE: Shannen Doherty Reveals Her Breast Cancer Has Spread: ‘The Unknown Is the Scariest Part’

The 45-year-old actress reveals her cancer has spread in an exclusive sit-down with ET. “I had breast cancer that spread to the lymph nodes, and from one of my surgeries we discovered that some of the cancer cells might have actually gone out of the lymph nodes,” Doherty tells ET’s Jennifer Peros. “So for that reason, we are doing chemo, and then after chemo, I’ll do radiation.” Doherty also reveals she had a single mastectomy in May and is open about the most difficult part of fighting cancer. Read more info:...

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Follow This Weight Loss Timeline To A Tee For Results That Stick

Day 1 To lean out for life, set a realistic goal. “You can see great improvements in health by losing between 5 and 15% of your body weight, and you’re more likely to keep those pounds off,” says Donna Ryan, an obesity researcher at Pennington Biomedical Research Center. 5 weeks Ghrelin, a hormone that revs appetite, begins to spike after you start cutting cals, making it hard to stick to your plan. Stay satiated by “keeping low-calorie foods around, like vegetables and fruits, to snack on when your stomach growls,” says Robert Kushner, MD, an obesity specialist at Northwestern...

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70 Most Popular Sodas Ranked by How Toxic They Are

You don’t need to live in Philadelphia to pay the price of drinking soda. Philadelphia is the first major U.S. city to pass a tax on soda—1.5 cents per ounce, which is about $1 more for a 2-liter—and it’s set to take effect on January 1, 2017. The beverage industry is already fighting the ambitious move, but we’re hoping the law sticks. The truth is that you don’t need to live in Philadelphia to pay the price of drinking soda. Although we call them “beer bellies,” new science says we ought to call our bloated midsections what they really...

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