Health Tips

Travel Smart This Summer

Aug 03, 2018
Book trip. Check. Reserve hotel room. Check. But before you pack your bags and head out, it's wise to consider one more important factor: your health. Traveling abroad can expose you to a number of risks — from infectious diseases to...

Caring for Someone with Dementia

Jul 27, 2018
Adult children and other relatives often care for family members with dementia. This endeavor brings unique challenges, but help is available. Organizations like the Alzheimer's Association provide plenty of resources and helpful...

Preventing Injuries

Jul 20, 2018
Injuries can come from many sources — from car accidents to medication errors to accidental poisonings. The National Safety Council and other health officials are encouraging families and individuals to learn how to keep themselves and...

Managing Diabetes

Jul 13, 2018
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed — and that’s understandable. But you can take steps to both ease your anxiety and get on the road to effective diabetes management. Understand Your Condition...

Staying Safe in the Summer Sun

Jul 06, 2018
Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. What are you doing to protect your skin? Of every five Americans, one is at risk of developing skin cancer at some point, according to the US Food and Drug Administration...

Choosing the Right Allergy Medication

Jun 29, 2018
With hundreds of allergy medications available for purchase, it's no surprise that many consumers are confused when they try to choose the right medication for their allergies. Common allergy medications include antihistamines,...

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