Health Tips

Heated Tobacco Devices: Not a Safe Option

Feb 20, 2019
New heated tobacco devices are not a safe alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes or using electronic cigarettes, according to a new study. This study directly compared the lung cell damage caused by e-cigarette and cigarette use to...

Reducing Women's Cancer Risk

Feb 06, 2019
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS Everyday choices can play a significant role in your risk of cancer, regardless of your gender. Here are some specific steps women can take to reduce their cancer risk. Early detection has a large...

Symptoms Women Shouldn't Ignore

Feb 01, 2019
Although women are more likely to visit their doctor than men, many women may be ignoring important signs and symptoms. Read on for a look at six health symptoms women may overlook. Feeling Very Tired Long days at work, late nights and...

Cancer Symptoms Men Might Miss

Jan 31, 2019
Cancer can affect anyone, and that includes men. Below, we discuss seven cancer symptoms that men may overlook. Unexplained weight change.  If you lose more than 10 pounds without a change in exercise or diet, this could be a sign of a...

Flu Season Update: Millions Affected

Jan 21, 2019
If you have gotten sick with the flu this year, you are not alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), between 6 and 7 million Americans have gotten sick with the flu so far this season. Up to half of those...

The Importance of Private Talks with Your Doctor

Jan 18, 2019
Many young people never get to have private discussions with their doctors without their parents in the room, according to a new study. And that could affect how adolescents feel about their doctors and preventive medicine. This study...