25 ways to stay warm this winter that won’t break the bank | CNN

Editor’s Note: Get inspired by a weekly roundup on living well, made simple. Sign up for CNN’s Life, But Better newsletter for information and tools designed to improve your well-being. CNN  —  As wintry weather whips across the United States, one challenge may be staying warm if you can’t afford…

Covid-19 Pandemic Timeline Fast Facts | CNN

CNN  —  Here’s a look at the coronavirus outbreak, declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. The coronavirus, called Covid-19 by WHO, originated in China and is the cousin of the SARS virus. Coronaviruses are a large group of viruses that are common among animals. The viruses can…

How to build a habit in 5 steps, according to science | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Stress, But Less newsletter. Our six-part mindfulness guide will inform and inspire you to reduce stress while learning how to harness it. CNN  —  Most of us assume those superachievers who are always able to squeeze in their workout, eat healthy foods, ace their exams and…

Alzheimer’s Disease Fast Facts | CNN

CNN  —  Here is a look at Alzheimer’s disease, a progressive brain disorder that leads to loss of memory and other intellectual abilities. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, which is a general term for the loss of memory and intellectual abilities. Alzheimer’s disease is fatal and…

Stem Cells Fast Facts | CNN

CNN  —  Here is some background information about stem cells. Scientists believe that stem cell research can be used to treat medical conditions including Parkinson’s disease, spinal cord injury, stroke, burns, heart disease, diabetes, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Sources: National Institutes of Health, Mayo Clinic Stem cell research focuses on…

HIV/AIDS Fast Facts | CNN

CNN  —  Here’s a look at the origins, treatments and global response to HIV and AIDS. HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. AIDS stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. HIV/AIDS is spread through sexual contact with an infected person, sharing needles with an infected person, through transfusions of infected blood or…