Health Tips

Be Kind to Your Kidneys

Mar 22, 2019
Have you thought about your kidneys lately? With World Kidney Day on March 14, take time to check in with your vital organs.  You might not think often of your kidneys, working away deep in the abdomen, on the back side of the rib cage....

Hear Me Out: Proper Ear Care

Mar 21, 2019
Listen up — the guidelines on how to treat earwax problems have been updated. Here's what you need to know. What shouldn't you do when it comes to caring for your ears? Based on the updated guidelines, health experts advised against the...

How Safe Is Your Home?

Mar 20, 2019
How many potentially dangerous items are in your home? Our homes are full of useful things. Ingredients to cook with. Medications. Household cleaners. Styling products. Tools to fix our cars. However useful they may be, these items can...

You're a Lifesaver: All About CPR

Mar 02, 2019
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a procedure done when the heart stops pumping blood. It can be a lifesaver. That's because it helps keep blood flowing and therefore can extend the window for successful revival when medical help...

Is Testosterone Right for You?

Feb 26, 2019
Men can see decreased testosterone as early as age 30. However, low testosterone levels don't always mean you need treatment. Hormonal imbalances can occur at any age and affect both men and women. The primary hormone in men is...

Out with It: New Tonsillectomy Guidelines

Feb 25, 2019
There has been an update to the guidelines for surgical removal of the tonsils. The American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF) has published new guidelines for the surgical removal of the tonsils, a...

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