Health Tips

Controlling Cholesterol

Oct 19, 2018
Now is the perfect time to learn five tips for managing your cholesterol. Cholesterol is necessary for many cellular processes in the body, including making new cells and hormones. However, too much cholesterol — especially "bad"...

Mammogram Myths

Oct 19, 2018
Mammograms are low-dose X-ray pictures of the breast. Because mammography can detect breast cancer tumors before they can be felt, screening is very important for early detection. And early breast cancer detection has been linked to higher...

Mammograms: What You Need to Know

Oct 13, 2018
Mammograms can help detect breast cancer at an early stage. That means they can lead to early treatment, which can save lives. Early breast cancer treatment can increase the chance of survival. Here is everything you need to know about...

Preventing Falls

Oct 12, 2018
Falls can happen in the blink of an eye, and they can completely change your future. But you can take steps to prevent medication-related falls. Each year, 3 million older people in the US are treated in emergency departments for injuries...

How to Stay Safe This Fall

Oct 05, 2018
Different seasons bring different health and safety challenges, and autumn is no exception. Flu and Cold Season As the temperature drops, sniffling and coughing ramp up. The best way to protect yourself from the flu is to get vaccinated...

Healthy Moms, Healthy Kids

Sep 28, 2018
Mothers who maintain a healthy lifestyle during their kids' childhood and adolescence may reduce the risk of obesity in their children, according to a new study. In this study, children of mothers who maintained a healthy body mass index (...