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 […]
September 4, 2018

That stinks! 1 in 15 Americans smell odors that aren’t there

“Imagine the foul smell of an ash tray or burning hair. Now imagine if these kinds of smells were present in your life, but without a […]
May 21, 2018

What women need to know about migraines

“What’s the connection between hormones and migraine headaches?” “As migraine sufferers know all too well, the throbbing pain associated with these headaches can be severe and […]
May 1, 2018

Tips to protect yourself from spring allergies

“Springtime brings warmer temperatures and blooming trees. But, for close to 1 in 3 Americans, it also brings annoying seasonal allergies.” “Dr. Alexei Gonzalez Estrada, a […]
April 16, 2018

Should My Child Lift Weights?

“In addition to playing outside and participating in sports, your kids may want to lift weights, join fitness classes or do some other form of strength […]
March 22, 2018

Restless legs syndrome in kids

“Does your child toss and turn at night, and have trouble sleeping? It might be restless legs syndrome.” “Dr. Suresh Kotagal, a Mayo Clinic pediatric neurologist […]
March 5, 2018

Obesity in Young Kids on the Rise

“New data published in Pediatrics reveals an alarming trend in childhood obesity in the U.S. The data shows an increase in obesity for kids age 2–5 from about 9 […]
February 23, 2018

Binge-Watching TV Shows Might Put You At Risk Of Blood Clots

“If one of your weekly activities include kicking back and binge-watching television shows, you may want to find a new hobby. A new study in the Journal of Thrombosis […]