Health workers trained barbers in 14 barbershops located in African-American neighborhoods deeply affected by heart disease to take their patrons’ blood pressures.
Nearly 17% of US children and adolescents are obese. But, according to a CDC report, many people who are obese don’t consider themselves as having the condition.
Depression, stress, anxiety, and other emotional states really do affect your cardiovascular health.
An increasing number of Americans suffer from computer vision syndrome – eye discomfort and visual problems leading to tired, sore, and dry eyes.
If you don’t normally eat many fruits and veggies, top your cereal with fresh berries or bananas, order vegetables on your sandwich – just work them in.
Research shows that even one hour of exercise a week is better for your health than doing nothing. Add fruits and vegetables to your diet and you’re on your way.
In addition to wearing sun protection year round, other tips to keep skin in tip top shape include healthy eating and physical activity.
The danger in the overestimation is that a student’s perception of his or her campus drinking norm is the strongest predictor of his or her personal alcohol consumption.
They are very hot products on the Internet – magnetic insoles that are being marketed as a way to help with foot pain. But do they work?
The more time men spend sitting at a desk, the greater the risk of being overweight or obese.
Nephrologists work with controlling high blood pressure through the additional training they have received.
Learning to sing promotes structural changes in the brain that help you learn and think quicker on your feet.
Regular use of sport drinks can cause 11 times more damage to the teeth than cola.
There was a time when illegal drugs were a major problem with young adults. They still are but now there are equal concerns about legal medications to get high.
The reason that accutane is left as a last resort is because it is a very potent but potentially dangerous drug.