January 15, 2019

“Senior health: How to prevent and detect malnutrition”

“Malnutrition is a serious senior health issue. Know the warning signs and how to help an older loved one avoid poor nutrition.” “By Mayo Clinic Staff […]
December 28, 2018

Teens using vaping devices in record numbers

America’s teens report a dramatic increase in their use of vaping devices in just a single year, with 37.3 percent of 12th graders reporting “any vaping” […]
December 18, 2018

Tips to stay safe on ski slopes

“If you’re ready to hit the slopes this winter, there are several things you can do to stay safe while downhill skiing. Making the right preparations […]
December 10, 2018

After Historic Flu Season: Vaccination Is Your Best Protection

“Flu season has begun, and you may have seen the shocking news that the death toll from last year’s flu season was the worst in 40 […]
November 27, 2018

Help for dry skin as the seasons change

“Moisturizers prevent and treat dry skin, but that’s not all they do. Moisturizers can protect sensitive skin, improve skin tone and texture, and mask imperfections. There […]
October 25, 2018

Is it Strep Throat?

“Strep Throat: All You Need to Know” “Bacteria Cause Strep Throat” “Viruses are the most common cause of a sore throat. However, strep throat is an […]
October 18, 2018

It’s time to review your Medicare coverage

by Janet Ikenberry “Fall has arrived, and you know what that means: cooler temperatures, beautiful leaves, football games and – for folks 65 and older — […]
October 10, 2018

Time to get your flu shot

“It’s time to pull up your sleeve and get your flu shot. ‘The best thing you can do to prevent flu infection is to get vaccinated,’ […]
September 26, 2018

Food Safety Risks for Pregnant Women

During pregnancy, women and their unborn children are more likely to become very ill from food poisoning. A woman’s immune system changes during pregnancy, making it […]
September 13, 2018

Osteoporosis is soft bones

“Osteoporosis is often called ‘soft bones.'” “‘Osteoporosis is thinning of the bone to the point where the bones can break,’ says Dr. Bart Clarke, a Mayo […]