Health

Use the Health app on your iPhone or iPod touch

The Health app gathers health data from your iPhone, Apple Watch, and apps that you already use, so you can view all your progress in one convenient place. 

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Health automatically counts your steps, walking, and running distances. And, if you have an Apple Watch, it automatically tracks your Activity data. You can also enter information into a Health category or get data from any of your favorite apps or devices that are compatible with Health.

Set up your Health Profile

  1. Open the Health app and tap the Summary tab. 
  2. Tap your profile picture  in the upper-right corner. 
  3. Tap Health Profile, then tap Edit. 
  4. Add your information, like height, weight, and age. 
  5. Tap Done.  
  6. You can also set up your Medical ID or register to be an organ donor from your profile. 

Your Apple Watch uses your personal information to calculate how many calories you burn and more. You can choose

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Healthy Life


With regular studies published on health and fitness, it can be difficult to keep up with all of the information out there. Some of the findings repeat health advice that’s been around for years, but others are a little more shocking. Take a look at these 10 health facts that might surprise you.


With regular studies published on health and fitness, it can be difficult to keep up with all of the information out there. Some of the findings repeat health advice that’s been around for years, but others are a little more shocking. Take a look at these 10 health facts that might surprise you.


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Drinking coffee can prevent depression

We hear a lot about the negative effects of caffeine on our health, but it turns out that caffeine has its good points too. Research from the Harvard School of Public Health found that women who

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Food, Fitness, Hydration, Random (Fun!)

To be your happiest and healthiest self, we bring you a wide selection of health facts from fitness to food to hydration.

These top tips and random health facts provide you with information to keep you fighting fit.

General Health Facts

These health facts cover a range of topics to provide you with knowledge and insights into how you can better take care of yourself and information about health around the world.

1. Laughing is good for the heart and can increase blood flow by 20 percent.

Laughing Can Increase Blood Flow by 20%

2. Your skin works hard. Not only is it the largest organ in the body, but it defends against disease and infection, regulates your temperature and aids in vitamin production.

Skin Is the Largest Organ in the Body and It Defends Against Disease and Infection

3. Always look on the bright side: being an optimist can help you live longer.

Being an Optimist Can Help You Live Longer
  • Studies have found that optimism is beneficial to your overall health, but is linked to a healthy heart
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Christian Walzer, executive director of global health at the Wildlife Conservation Society, talks about how the wildlife trade, especially for human consumption, can lead to disease outbreaks…

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health – English-French Dictionary WordReference.com

Principales traductions health nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (state of body, mind) (d’une personne) santé nfnom féminin: s’utilise avec les articles “la”, “l'” (devant une voyelle ou un h muet), “une”. Ex : fille – nf > On dira “la fille” ou “une fille”. Avec un nom féminin, l’adjectif s’accorde. En général, on ajoute un “e” à l’adjectif. Par exemple, on dira “une petite fille”.   The doctor said that he is in good health.   Le docteur lui dit qu’il était en bonne santé. health nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (soundness of body, mind) (d’une personne) santé nfnom féminin: s’utilise avec les articles “la”, “l'” (devant une voyelle ou un h muet), “une”. Ex : fille – nf > On dira “la fille” ou “une fille”.
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Health Care : NPR

Health Care : NPR

Health Care The state of health care, health insurance, new medical research, disease prevention, and drug treatments. Interviews, news, and commentary from NPR’s correspondents. Subscribe to podcasts.

Workers use a tape measure mark spaces six feet apart for people to wait in line safely as they

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Health & Medicine News — ScienceDaily

High-Speed Microscope Captures Fleeting Brain Signals

Neuroscientists can now capture millisecond electrical changes in neurons in the cortex of an alert mouse, allowing tracing of neural signals, including subthreshold events, in the brain. The new … read more

Parental Diet Affects Sperm and Health of Future Offspring

When parents eat low-protein or high-fat diets it can lead to metabolic disorders in their adult offspring. Now, an international team has identified a key player and the molecular events underlying … read more

Understanding How COVID-19 Affects Children Vital to Slowing Pandemic, Doctors Say

Though COVID-19 so far appears to be largely sparing children, researchers are cautioning that it is critical to understand how the virus affects kids to model the pandemic accurately, limit the … read more

Public Health Leadership Paramount to Emerging Coronavirus Pandemic

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