Eat Better & Live Longer: Improve Your Heart Health in...02/23/15
Heart disease is the number-one killer for both men and women but can be highly preventable.Even with the progression of understanding heart disease, it's still the number-one killer among men and women. According to the Centers for Disease Control...
5 Ways to Reinvigorate Your Love Life
When was the last time you tried something new with your partner?Being in a loving relationship can be such an euphoric time. As you grow into your relationship, everything new can be exciting, and before you even realize it, you're head over...
Dry, Itchy & Uncomfortable Down There: Do You Have a Yeast Infection?
Three out of four women experience a yeast infection at some point in their lives.If you've ever experienced a yeast infection, you know how uncomfortable the symptoms are. You may also remember how embarrassed you may have felt, and that you didn't...
Trick or Trouble: Life-Saving Advice for Your Pets this Halloween
Halloween can be fun and exciting for you and your children, but can cause stress and anxiety for your pets.Halloween can be a fun and exciting time for your family. You may also think to include your cat or dog in the Halloween dress-up and...
Periodontal Disease: Do You Need Gum Graft Surgery?
Gum graft surgery is a procedure where tissue is taken from the roof of your mouth and used to help treat your infected gums.Maintaining dental hygiene is crucial for your overall health. Not only do you depend on your mouth for breathing, but it's...
Death With Dignity: Why Terminally Ill Patients Seek Aid in Dying
Medical aid in dying is a controversial topic. Should terminally ill patients be allowed to decide their death?If you've been told you have a terminal illness and your time is limited, your whole life can flash in front of you. It can also turn your...
Ebola Scare in the US: The Beginning of the End?
Is the U.S. really prepared if an Ebola outbreak was to occur?When the news first broke about a deadly virus in Western Africa in March, you might have paid little attention. Over the last few months, the virus has taken thousands of lives. But you...
How Marijuana Can Impact Your Quality of Sleep
Contrary to popular belief, marijuana can actually disrupt your sleep pattern and cause greater sleep problems to arise.According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, marijuana is the most common illicit drug used in the United States. In fact,...
9 Health Benefits of Pet Ownership
Your pet brings many other health benefits besides unconditional and loyal love.If you have a dog or cat, you may already know the wonderful perks of having a furry companion. The happy greeting as soon as you come home from work, the endless kisses,...
8 Biggest Retirement Mistakes & How to Prevent Them
What do you need to do to make sure you are able to retire?Have you dreamed of your retirement since you started your first day of work? Some days it can seem like your retirement is a far-fetched fantasy that you will never see. However, this does...
How to Sleep Better When Traveling
What are some things you can do to help promote healthy sleep while you're away from home?When you have to travel for work, or if you're finally on your way to a vacation, one of the biggest concerns of your trip might be getting enough sleep....
When Do You Need CareFlight Air Responses?
If you have an emergency but cannot be reached by an ambulance, what are your options?What if you or a loved one had an emergency trauma but were out of reach of an ambulance? Are you able to be airlifted to the nearest hospital?CareFlight is a...
Disaster Prep in the Digital Age: Are You Ready?
September is National Preparedness Month. Do you know the tools you need if an emergency occurs?Throughout the years, there have been many notable tragedies all over the world that have left many without their homes, family members or resources to...
What If You Suspect Medical Malpractice?
What information do you need to know before pursuing a medical malpractice suit?Medical malpractice is professional negligence by a healthcare provider. It occurs when a specific treatment provided falls below accepted standards of practice in the...
Chronic Cough Enigma: How to Recognize Silent Reflux
Silent reflux causes stomach acid to back up into your nasal airway, throat, and voice box and can be the reason for your chronic cough.If you have trouble breathing in, you may be one of more than 100 million Americans suffering from...
Pregnant & Tired of Waiting? Risks of Early Elective Delivery
40 weeks may seem like a long time to be pregnant, but do you know the health risks associated with an early elective delivery?Pregnancy may seem like an overwhelmingly long waiting game to meet your baby, and as a result you might consider an early...
A Degenerative Illness: Understanding Parkinson’s Disease
Roughly 60,000 Americans are diagnosed with Parkinson's disease annually. Do you know the early symptoms?Parkinson's disease is a progressive nervous system disease that affects motor movement. Parkinson's typically starts off with muscle stiffness,...
Adult Kidney Transplants: How Long Do You Have to Wait?
There are many who need a kidney transplant, but there are simply not enough donors.A kidney transplant is needed when one (or both) of your kidneys is infected and needs to be replaced by a healthy kidney from another person. A kidney transplant can...
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Shrinking Your Prostate without Surgery?
Prostate artery embolization is a new minimally invasive procedure designed to help men with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH).While undergoing the aging process, men face an increased risk of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH).Benign Prostatic...
Depression: A Misunderstood but Widespread Disease
Depression affects more than 350 million people, and all too often causes a loved one to take his or her own life.Contrary to popular belief, depression is very prevalent in society and has been on the rise in the past decade, causing many of its...
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