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Exercise Has Cholesterol Benefit

Many people believe that creeping cholesterol levels typically go hand-in-hand with aging. But it doesn’thave to be that way, especially if you exercise.

11 hours ago

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Healthy Food Choices Made Simple

Most of our food choices are made on impulse. To make healthy foods more convenient, place them where you can see them.

07/06/2015

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Safety First For Fourth Of July

I give this advice every summer but we still have problems with fireworks. Children and adults suffer serious injuries.

07/03/2015

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Talk To Your Teen About Depression

Teens and depression – it is a relatively common phenomenon but it is an issue which few talk about – and the silence can be deadly.

07/02/2015

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Treating Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is not just a problem for tennis players – although it certainly occurs in tennis players. Officially, the medical name is lateral epicondylitis.

07/01/2015

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Fitness Includes Flexibility

There are few things more important than regular stretching.

06/30/2015

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Seek Support For Cancer

There’s nothing that makes patients feel better than realizing they’re not alone through an illness, especially a life-threatening illness.

06/29/2015

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Basal Cell Skin Cancer On The Rise

Basal cell carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer. Those who are at risk should get regular skin checks.

06/26/2015

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Avoid Stroke By Practicing 5 Healthy Behaviors

Harvard researchers have found that middle-aged people who practice five healthy behaviors lower their stroke risk by about 80%.

06/25/2015

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Exercise Reduces Symptoms Of Depression

A growing body of evidence suggests an increase in physical activity can help reduce symptoms such as depression and anxiety in both adolescents and adults.

06/24/2015

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Apples During Pregnancy Reduce Asthma Risk For Children

When moms-to-be ate apples during pregnancy, their children had lower rates of asthma.

06/23/2015

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Kids Need To Play

Encourage your kids to go outside and play. Free play is as important and maybe even more important than team activities.

06/22/2015

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Trauma Often Causes Acute Stress Disorder

Acute stress disorder often occurs in patients after witnessing, hearing about or being directly exposed to a traumatic event.

06/19/2015

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Promising Research For Facial Blindness

Facial blindness has always been a mystery but Stanford researchers have isolated the problem to a specific part of the brain.

06/18/2015

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Breastfeeding Is Not The Only Answer

Certainly there are key advantages to breastfeeding but formula is also an excellent option.

06/17/2015