Pace Yourself; The Key To Avoiding Weekend Warrior SyndromeUse the Fourth of July weekend to get a start on a summer of exercise—not as a time to get injured and put an end to it.
The Truth About Antibiotics Resistance & Its OriginsIn fact, just a few weeks ago there was news of a super bacteria that is resistant to the most effective antibiotics we have.
The Fight Against MRSA: How To Stop It From SpreadingMethicillin resistant staph aureus or MRSA is not new. In fact it is now relatively commonplace.
Gov. Turns To Nurses To Offset Decline In Primary Care PhysiciansGovernment plans to rely more and more on advanced practice nurses and physician assistants.
Zika Concerns Grow As The Virus Continues To SpreadThere is a clear expectation that local transmission of Zika could happen here in the U.S. this summer.
Understanding Your BMI And The Risks That Come With ObesityFor people who have a BMI over 40 they enter a category called morbidly obese.
The Key To Taking As Few Medications As PossibleExperts are reporting more and more that we need to be more thoughtful about using as few drugs as possible.
Study Highlights Danger In Using Pain Management To Judge DoctorsMany surveys evaluate doctors and hospitals by how patients respond to questions about their pain management.
App Helps Children Keep Calm Before SurgeryWhen children go to the hospital—especially for surgery—anxiety can be great. Well, there may be an app for that!
Food For Thought For Parents Considering Contact SportsSeveral studies support initial reports that too many concussions can have long-term effects on student’s grade-point averages.
FDA Urges Older Adults To Avoid Taking Aspirin Due To Bleeding RiskOlder adults and those with bleeding risk factors should choose antacids that don't contain aspirin.
Report Shows Effects Of Placing Graphic Images On Cigarette CartonsDespite warnings on boxes and cartons of cigarettes there are still many people –especially young people, who have turned to cigarettes.