Sharecare Editors

Sharecare Editors

The editors of Sharecare – our partner social/info site that simplifies the search for quality health-care information – monitor the week's top hot topics. Whether it's the latest fitness trend or asthma treatment, you'll find it here.

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Sharecare Top 5: Not Your Usual Valentine’s Day Tip, 3 Mindset Shifts That Boost Weight Loss, 5 Bogus Health Myths, and More

Check out the latest news and views on Sharecare this week: 1. Can you catch a cold from going outside with wet hair? Does spicy food lead to stomach ulcers?…

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Sharecare Top 5: The Zika Virus, Car Seat Safety, How to Heat Up Your Love Life, and More

Here’s what Sharecare members are talking about this week: 1. Parents, listen up: Over the past week baby product maker Britax, recalled more than 75,000 car seats due to defective…

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Sharecare Top 5: 5 Things You Should Know About the Zika Virus, One Simple Way to Boost Intimacy, and Cold-Weather Workout Tips

This week on Sharecare we’re giving you the latest on the Zika virus, sharing some surprising insights about which couples have the least sex and – if you skip regular…

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Sharecare Top 5: Say No to Nail Biting, Get Tips to Reduce Diabetes Risk, and Find Out if Your Job is a Pain in the Back

This week on Sharecare we’re helping nail biters break the habit, sharing smart ways to fend off back pain and giving an insider’s advice on ways to make a trip…

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Sharecare Top 5: 5 Bad Back Habits Women Should Ditch, 6 Things Your Gyno Wants You to Know, and Lifestyle Changes to Reverse Diabetes

This week on Sharecare we’re giving you expert pointers to take the ick out of awkward gynecology appointments, sharing tips to protect your back, and filling you in on ways…

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4 Things to Know About the New Federal Dietary Guidelines

The federal government has released its new dietary guidelines, the official recommendations that influence everything from what goes into school lunches to suggestions on the best way to feed your…

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Our Best New Year’s Resolutions

If you haven’t yet made a few healthy resolutions this year, it’s still not too late. Here’s what we at Sharecare are aiming to do in 2016: 1. Take 10….

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Sharecare Top 5: The Science Behind Keeping Resolutions, ER Docs’ Best Holiday Travel Tips, The Biggest Health Stories of 2015 and More

This week on Sharecare we look back on some of the top health stories of 2015 – and take a look ahead at a few ways to stay healthy (and…

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Sharecare Top 5: The Latest Happiness Research, Beating Belly Bloat, and Preventing a Holiday Heart Attack

This week on Sharecare we’re helping you stop stomach bloating in its tracks, sharing advice on how to stick with your exercise goals and giving you tips to a heart-healthy…

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Tuberculosis Exposure: Should You Be Worried?

More than 1,000 people in California, including 350 infants, may have been exposed to tuberculosis (TB) at a hospital between August and November. A nurse working near the newborn nursery of…

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