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  • A mother's loss sheds light on need for better asthma control

    A mother's loss sheds light on need for better asthma control

    For people living with asthma, managing the condition becomes part of their daily life. But some may not know that, in spite of their best efforts, their asthma may still be uncontrolled. Benjamin Buckley was one of those people. Ben, as he was known, was just 7 years old when he died from asthma-related...

  • Back to school basics with BPA (Infographic)

    Whether back-to-school season means returning to the routine of nightly homework or packing lunches in the morning, one thing that helps ensure the school year starts off safely and successfully is polycarbonate plastic made from bisphenol A (BPA). BPA is one of the most widely studied chemicals...

  • Integrated care team gives hope back to dialysis patient

    Integrated care team gives hope back to dialysis patient

    Six years ago, Francis Hogan was doing what he loved most: playing golf. After his usual game, his ankle was swollen and painful. When he visited the doctor, he discovered the swelling wasn’t because of an injury. Something was seriously wrong. Hogan’s kidneys were failing. He was diagnosed with...

  • 3 activities to help you move safely after knee surgery

    3 activities to help you move safely after knee surgery

    Sorry, but your browser does not support the video tag. Most patients undergoing knee surgery want to know when they’ll be able to return to a pain-free, active lifestyle and do the things they once enjoyed before knee pain took over. For 58-year-old Kathleen Cohan, this meant a desire to return...

  • 4 back-to-school basics for a successful school year

    With the summer months starting to cool, one thing is certain — it’s time to store the beach toys for next summer and dust off the backpacks and notebooks for the upcoming school year. Whether back-to-school season means returning to the routine of nightly homework or packing lunches in the morning,...

  • Are you safe from BPA? The answer may surprise you

    Based on how much you’ve heard about bisphenol A (BPA) in recent news articles, it would be perfectly understandable if you concluded that BPA is public enemy No. 1. It’s apparently everywhere at unsafe levels, and there is no way to escape. Or is there? There must be somewhere we can go to avoid...

  • Enjoy the latest trend in swimming pools

    Enjoy the latest trend in swimming pools

    It was supposed to be a community swimming pool, but many people stayed away because they couldn't tolerate the biting, nose-curdling odor of chlorine. Others experienced breathing and skin problems. So the Evergreen Commons senior center in Holland, Michigan, converted its 65,000-gallon chlorine...

  • Is your family expanding? Protect what matters most with these nursery safety checks

    Is your family expanding? Protect what matters most with these nursery safety checks

    You may have chosen the perfect color palette and all of your nursery furniture, but have you thought about some key safety checks? “The arrival of a baby means you have to take a look at your home in a whole new light,” said Tarsila Wey, marketing director for First Alert, the most trusted brand...

  • How to Tackle a Dust-Free Renovation

    How to Tackle a Dust-Free Renovation

    Sorry, but your browser does not support the video tag. Kristen Johnson* loved her home, her family and their active lifestyle. She’d never want to change a thing — except for her foyer and adjoining dining room. When she and her husband first moved into their home, they had intended to refinish...

  • 5 baby formula myths debunked

    5 baby formula myths debunked

    The MythBusters on TV’s Discovery channel tackled hundreds — if not thousands — of myths in their 19 seasons on the air, but many questions still surround one topic never covered: infant feeding. Baby feeding has many pervasive myths, especially about infant formula. Here are five of those myths...

  • Top tips for making back to school a success

    Top tips for making back to school a success

    Summer days are getting shorter. Summer fun is winding down for the season. Bedtimes are starting earlier. And parents seem to be oddly excited. Back to school is right around the corner. For most kids, the thought of going back to school can be a drag. But it doesn’t have to be. Marley Dias, 12-year-old...

  • 10 questions to ask your doctor about hearing loss

    As we age, we know to ask our doctors certain questions about our health, such as, “What should I know about preventing heart disease?” or “Are my cholesterol levels too high?” But another common condition that we need to start asking about is hearing loss. Here are some questions you should ask...

  • Fighting head lice can start with a conversation with your doctor

    Fighting head lice can start with a conversation with your doctor

    "Your child has head lice" is news no mother wants to receive. Not only can this common condition affect the child at home and at school, but it can also throw a family’s life off balance for days or even weeks. Results of the new “Facts of Lice” online survey of 1,000 millennial moms (ages 18-35)...

  • New ways to comparison shop for health care

    New ways to comparison shop for health care

    As our nation seeks solutions to help improve the health care system, there is at least one goal we can all agree on: the importance of making health care quality and cost information more accessible to all Americans. This is an important effort that has the potential to help improve health outcomes...

  • 5 things parents need to know about HPV

    5 things parents need to know about HPV

    Being a parent means looking out for your kids. When they were small it meant making sure they wore a helmet, crossed the street carefully and wore sunscreen. As they get older, the health challenges they face change. As they become adolescents, you can’t always be with them, so you warn against...

  • Planning her life, pursuing her adventures (Infographic)

    Merck launches Her Life. Her Adventures. to encourage women to plan ahead and get educated about family planning, including birth control options, so they can prepare for life’s adventures. This campaign encourages women to talk to their doctor and learn about family planning and birth control options...

  • A snapshot of the global smoking epidemic and why it cannot be ignored (Infographic)

    Tobacco use places a significant health and economic burden on individuals and societies around the world. Smoking is linked to serious illnesses including heart disease, stroke, lung disease and some cancers, and kills nearly six million people each year, making tobacco use the leading preventable...

  • Looking for balance? Fighting fatigue? Your diet might be a place to start

    Looking for balance? Fighting fatigue? Your diet might be a place to start

    Adults today are constantly searching for balance in life. While balance can be broadly defined, in simple terms it is rooted in equal proportions. The human body demands an equilibrium in order to sustain proper mental, physical and spiritual health. But, achieving balance can be difficult when...

  • Is your child protected from preventable illnesses at school?

    Is your child protected from preventable illnesses at school?

    Fall is an exciting time for kids — seeing old friends, getting to know new classmates, learning new skills and exploring classrooms. But with all this fun and interaction, it’s important to remember one of the best ways to keep your child safe and healthy is to make sure he or she is up to date...

  • Mandy Moore's Advice to Pursuing Life Goals

    Mandy Moore's Advice to Pursuing Life Goals

    Sorry, but your browser does not support the video tag. You hear a lot about dreams in our society these days. Companies tell you to “dream big” or “dream fearlessly.” Yet no one tells you to “dream prepared.” And when you get down to it, this last idea may be the most important because it’s the...

  • Focusing on Family Health: August is National Immunization Awareness Month

    National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), held each year in August, is a great time to review your family’s vaccination records. NIAM was established to encourage people of all ages to make sure they are up to date on the vaccines recommended for them and their family members. Vaccination is...

  • One man's struggle with PTSD, 40 years later

    One man's struggle with PTSD, 40 years later

    Bobby Barrera’s career as a Marine ended abruptly at age 21. While in Vietnam, on his first mission, a land mine explosion took his right hand at the wrist and left arm at the shoulder, and left him with severe burns over 40 percent of his body and face. Coping with the physical challenges of his...

  • New FDA-approved method of lung cancer detection gives many hope

    New FDA-approved method of lung cancer detection gives many hope

    Each year, more people die of lung cancer than any other form of cancer — more than colon, breast and prostate cancers combined. The American Cancer Society estimates of the 224,000 new cases of lung cancer diagnosed each year, 155,000 will succumb to the disease. Many have heard the statistics...

  • Take precautions in the heat - lifesaving tips

    Take precautions in the heat - lifesaving tips

    From tornadoes and floods to hail and lightning storms, the United States experiences a broad array of extreme weather. Fatalities do occur, but many people are surprised to learn that the weather event that causes the greatest number of deaths is heat. According to the National Weather Service,...

  • Ask your doctor about these important topics on life-threatening allergies

    Ask your doctor about these important topics on life-threatening allergies

    The start of a new school year can be fraught with anxiety for children and parents alike. New school, new friends, new dynamics. And for children living with life-threatening allergies, that anxiety can be even more pointed as they — and their parents — consider and prepare for how to deal with...

  • Looking for a new doctor? Start with a D.O.

    Your yearly physical, a nagging injury that won’t go away, a sick child: There are plenty of reasons to go to the doctor, but when you do, do you know what type of doctor you’re seeing? The common answer most people offer is that they are going to see a medical doctor, an M.D., and in many cases...

  • Managing the Unpredictability of Multiple Sclerosis in the Heat

    Heat and humidity can make anyone feel uncomfortable, but for the 400,000 people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) in the United States, warmer weather can make life particularly difficult to manage. “When it’s warm and sunny, that’s when I want to spend the most time outdoors,” said Wendy Booker,...

  • How not to look your age

    Want to look a little younger but not quite ready for cosmetic surgery? Who doesn’t. There are more facial rejuvenation treatments to choose from today than ever before. Injectable fillers and neuromodulators like BOTOX can help soften wrinkles, peels can improve skin tone and reduce pigment, and...

  • Breathe easier this summer: An expert shares advice on how to manage asthma during the hotter months

    Summer is here, and while many spend their summer vacation outdoors swimming, playing sports and enjoying the sunshine, for those who have asthma, it can be a worrisome season. While springtime is often the time people think about asthma triggers, summer weather can also cause issues for people...

  • Your summer and BPA (Infographic)

    Whether summer means days spent at the beach or pool, overnight camping trips, back-to-back sporting events or afternoons biking around the neighborhood, one thing that helps to make our summers both fun and safe is bisphenol-A (BPA). BPA is one of the most widely studied chemicals in use today,...

  • This simple test can set you on the road to a lifetime of better health

    Here's a sobering statistic for you: 20 percent of all deaths in the United States can be attributed to poor lifestyle factors and behavioral choices. It's difficult to swallow, but fortunately new research also finds that those who take the time to establish a simple screening routine improve...

  • Allergens and indoor air quality: 4 steps to a healthier home

    When at home, you're probably relaxing, playing with the kids or tackling chores. What you aren't likely doing is thinking about the air you're breathing. Unfortunately, the reality is poor indoor air quality in residential spaces is a major problem. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission...

  • Clinical studies: Why you should get involved (Infographic)

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  • Beat the heat: Tips to stay healthy and hydrated

    Americans love summertime and with good reason. It is the best time for outdoor fun and travel with family. Many people enjoy outdoor activities such as bicycling, kayaking and hiking, and kids are more active with sports. One thing to keep in mind when out and about in the summer heat is to stay...

  • 7 ways to get healthier this summer

    Who came up with the idea of setting lofty health goals after the holidays? Try summer instead. With the season's fresh veggies and fabulous weather that inspires you to actually get out and get moving, there’s no better time to build new habits toward a healthier you. Try these research-backed...

  • Research shows California Raisins positively impact diabetic nutrition

    Research highlighted at the American Diabetes Association’s 77th Scientific Sessions suggests California Raisins — an all-natural, dried-by-the-sun, no-sugar-added fruit — can positively affect glucose levels and systolic blood pressure among people with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). “Raisins...

  • Shining a light on sarcoma

    After a summer of healthy eating and exercise, Janice Nicewanner was on the road to better health when she noticed a small lump in her lower left abdomen. She assumed it was scar tissue from a past surgery, but decided to see her doctor six months later after it had grown to the size of a baseball....

  • Shining a light on sarcoma (Infographic)

    Sarcoma is among the most rare and complex types of cancer, comprising approximately 1 percent of adult cancers diagnosed. Learn more about the signs and symptoms of this rare cancer and when to see your doctor.

  • Pancreatic cancer: Know your family, know your risk

    Pancreatic cancer is one of the most deadly cancers, with a mere 29 percent one-year survival rate. In 2016, pancreatic cancer became the third leading cause of cancer death in the United States, surpassing breast cancer. The time frame between diagnosis and death is often short. Only 7 percent...

  • Five Reasons to Sleep More (Video)

    Sorry, but your browser does not support the video tag. According to a sleep survey commissioned by ZzzQuil and conducted online by Harris Poll, nearly nine in 10 Americans (87 percent) report they have experienced trouble falling asleep. To help get the word out about sleeplessness in America...

  • 5 eye health tips that are easy to visualize

    Writer Leigh Hunt once said, “The groundwork of all happiness is good health.” It’s a mantra you heed because nothing is more important than your health. That’s why you watch what you eat, you exercise at least three times a week and you avoid tobacco or excessive alcohol use. You’re working hard...

  • 5 things keeping you awake (and what you can do about it)

    Having trouble falling asleep is the worst, right? You toss and turn, you glance at the clock — again — calculating how much sleep you could get if only you would drift off this very moment. And of course, you don't, which only makes you feel more anxious, which just makes you feel more awake. Don’t...

  • Advanced hearing technology offers ideal features for the summer season

    Summer is the season of hot weather, outdoor activities, vacations and other conditions that in the past posed a threat to people who wear hearing aids. Extreme humidity, sweat, rain and the occasional splash were threatening to the devices’ tiny electronic components. Carrying extra batteries...

  • 4 laundry personalities: Where do you fit?

    Chic, trendy, sporty, bohemian, sophisticated, fun, classic — you probably have a clear vision of your fashion and style personality. But do you know your laundry personality? How you wash the clothes you wear is every bit as personal and unique to you as the clothes themselves. Knowing your laundry...

  • Understanding the link between salt and health

    The news lately is full of articles about salt and health. Everyone seems to be getting either too much salt or not enough. So which is it? Part of the problem is with how we study the connection. Fortunately, researchers on both sides of the issue are starting to agree on how best to proceed and...

  • 3 pressing reasons to talk hearing health at your next physical exam

    When was the last time you and your doctor talked about your hearing? The fact is, only about 3 in 10 adults who had a physical exam in the last year say it included a hearing screening, according to research conducted by the Better Hearing Institute (BHI). That’s a shame, because research shows...

  • Elevate your sleep (Infographic)

    New survey reveals Americans do much more in bed than just sleep. Save Save

  • Understanding Scoliosis (Infographic)

    Whether you or someone you know has scoliosis, or you're just starting to learn more about the condition, you’ll find helpful information and resources in this infographic. Save Save Save

  • Health and Wellness Benefits of Volunteering

    In the business world, we hear a lot about the bottom line and quarterly reports. For those in the nonprofit sector, it’s often a matter of reaching fundraising goals and achieving their mission statement. No matter what kind of organization you work for, there are big-picture goals, but of course...

  • Top 5 ways to battle belly bloat

    Warmer weather brings sunny days, fresh breezes and plenty of flora and fauna to explore. But there's another aspect to warm weather that some people dread: swimsuit season. Three out of four women (77 percent) have felt self-conscious while wearing a swimsuit due to body issues, according to a...

  • What's your nutrition game plan? (video)

    Sorry, but your browser does not support the video tag. To celebrate Men's Health Month, take some time to evaluate your own health goals. Are you getting enough exercise? Is your diet including the right amounts of carbohydrates, protein and fats? In this video, we learn why foods like pistachios...

  • Solving the nation's water problems before the tap runs dry

    Cooking dinner, washing dishes, showering and flushing toilets — these are daily activities for most Americans. If you did any of these in the last 24 hours, you’ve contributed to the roughly 355 billion gallons of water that are used each day in this country. Water is our most basic, physical need,...

  • Taking Opioids for Pain? Speak up. Ask the Hard Questions.

    Opioids often are the go-to pain killer for everything from back aches and injuries to post-surgical pain, as evidenced by the more than 300 million prescriptions written each year. While they can help with moderate to severe short-term pain, opioids are not without risk. Because they have significant...

  • 60-plus? Smart fashion tips to keep you looking stylish and fabulous

    Muumuus and mom jeans or spangled capris and Aloha shirts — is this really all the fashion world has to offer women over the age of 60? Do mature women who desire to dress fashionably for summer really have to choose between “frumpy and fogey” or “too young and trendy?” Not at all, says Catherine...

  • Breathe easier: 7 ways to improve your home's indoor air quality

    More than 6 million American children — nearly 9 percent of all kids in the U.S. — have asthma, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Each year, asthma attacks send more than a million people to emergency rooms, including approximately 24,000 children younger than 15, the...

  • How Much Do Parents Really Know about Their Baby's Risk for Invasive Pneumococcal Disease? (Infographic)

    updPfizer Inc. and Parents magazine partnered to conduct a national survey of more than 2,000 new and expectant parents assessing their knowledge of childhood infectious diseases, such as measles, whooping cough and invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD), and the measures parents can take to help...

  • 5 ways to look extra radiant this summer

    The Latin pop singer Leslie Grace is dropping a new single this summer that’s sure to put a smile on your face. Meanwhile, she’s also sharing her top beauty tips and tapping into beauty trends to shine from the inside out all summer long! Moisturize every day This should go without saying, but it...

  • Survey: Cataracts impact lifestyle; surgery brings emotional benefits

    You may know that cataracts can interfere with your ability to see clearly, but might be unaware of their impact on your emotions. Alcon, the global leader in eye care, conducted a survey of about 1,300 people age 60 and older who have undergone cataract surgery and found that almost 60 percent...

  • Dad bod: The new shape of sexy

    According to a recent Planet Fitness survey, women overwhelmingly prefer a man with a dad bod.

  • Calling all blood donors: Roll up a sleeve and give where you live

    Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood. In fact, approximately 36,000 blood donations are needed each day nationwide. However, during the summer months, it is typically more difficult for blood donations to keep pace with demand, and this can result in summer shortages. To help bridge...

  • Tips for managing prostate cancer

    Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men other than skin cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that 1 in 7 men will have prostate cancer detected during their lifetime. The disease can strike any man at any time; men who are over the age of 60, have a family history of...

  • 3 essentials you should never leave home without

    The weather forecast looks great and you got a fantastic night's sleep last night. You're ready to take on this day like a boss, getting a ton done and hopefully having pleasant time in the process. The sun is shining bright so you decide to take a walk to your local Trader Joe’s for your lunch...

  • Taking the Mystery Out of Cancer Clinical Trials

    In 2012, Donna Fernandez was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer—a disease that claims the lives of more than 150,000 men and women in the United States each year. She went through multiple rounds of various medicines, but her disease progressed. Her doctor offered her a choice: start a new chemotherapy...

  • Tips to help families cope with Alzheimer's, mitigate tensions and relieve stress

    Receiving an Alzheimer's diagnosis is never easy — it's life changing, not only for the person receiving the diagnosis but for their family members as well. The disease can exact a devastating toll on family relationships unless everyone pitches in to support caregivers and take steps to secure...

  • Hey guys. Is your good health a perception or reality?

    When it comes to health, perception is not always reality. This is especially true when considering how men care for themselves when faced with a health condition. In fact, while most men would say they are more focused on their health than they have been in the past, physicians report a different...

  • What is low VOC and why does it matter? (Infographic)

    Volatile organic compounds are gases emitted from certain solid or liquid materials. High VOC emissions from consumer and commercial products are significant contributing factors in the creation of air pollution in urban areas and can be harmful to health in large quantities. Discover more about...

  • How One Company Used Virtual Reality to Educate Doctors about Adults with ADHD

    Have you ever struggled to explain what you were feeling to your doctor or healthcare professional? If so, you may have wondered if there was a way to help your doctor see the world through your eyes. Virtual reality technology is one way companies are working to help bridge the gap between what...

  • Gout: It takes 2 (Infographic)

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  • Tips for managing summer stress

    Each summer we look forward to the sunny weather, schools closing and the vacations. However, managing your or your family’s play, travel and work schedules can be stressful. According to United Health Foundation’s 2016 America’s Health Rankings, the average number of days per month adults unfavorably...

  • Tips to help save money on prescription drug costs

    Modern medications can work wonders, improving quality of life, curing illness and even saving lives. However, those miracles can come at a high cost, as anyone who’s had to pay for branded prescription medication knows. In fact, spending on prescription drugs has increased 73 percent in the past...

  • The impact of cost on diabetes management (Infographic)

    People with diabetes are instructed to regularly test their sugar levels each day; however, a new report conducted by Wakefield Research, polling 500 U.S. adults with diabetes, revealed that affordability of supplies can affect how well people manage the condition. Luckily, new programs are in...

  • Young adults seek opioid alternatives for pain relief after wisdom teeth extraction

    Summer vacation is the time of year students of every age look forward to. Warm weather, no school or homework, and summer travels — there are plenty of reasons to enjoy the break from the classroom. However, it's not all fun and games, especially for college students. Summer break is also the...

  • Sore knees? 3 reasons to participate in a clinical trial

    Designed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of new treatments, clinical trials are the only way medical advances can move knowledge and science forward. In regard to knee pain, clinical trials offer the newest and latest ideas on finding better ways to treat pain. People participate in clinical...

  • 5 simple ways parents can make the world gentle for baby

    The big day has finally arrived and your newborn is here. Your baby is as perfect as you imagined and you’re filled with a love you never knew existed. Even before she or he arrived, you started making more careful choices and looked for gentle alternatives with natural-based ingredients for your...

  • When that nagging cough is actually something more

    Working mom Betsy had a fulfilling career and a loving family. The only thing standing in the way of her ability to fully enjoy her life was a persistent cough that just wouldn’t stop. Eventually, instead of doing the things she enjoyed, like spending time with her twin boys or going to dinner...

  • Access to mental health care may be just a virtual visit away

    Mental health disorders impact thousands of people every day, including many of our friends, neighbors and co-workers. Everyone reading this likely knows someone struggling with mental illness and is aware of the toll it can take on individuals, families and communities. Mental health challenges...

  • The eyes have it: 4 things your eyes may communicate without you knowing it

    Your eyes: you stare with them, wink with them and roll them. You use your eyes to communicate your thoughts and feelings every single day. Whether you’re aware of it or not, your eyes can speak volumes about who you are and what you feel. But could your eyes be sending the wrong message? New findings...

  • The eyes have it: 5 things you can do to reduce your child's exposure to harmful blue light

    A generation ago, limiting a child’s screen time meant putting restrictions on how much television they could watch in a single day. "No more than two hours a day and don’t sit too close to the screen." Those were the rules, and while enforcing them was a challenge, it was easy to remember. Times...

  • Wireless connectivity: What it is and why it matters

    All electronics used to require wires to conduct sound until 1989, when Swedish conglomerate Ericsson Mobile created the short-link radio technology we now know as Bluetooth(R). Applications for this groundbreaking invention quickly expanded and Bluetooth became the standard wire replacement protocol...

  • Unlock the secret to healthy aging by improving your health in three key areas

    You’re still just as active as you were in your thirties and forties, but as you continue to add those candles to your birthday cake each year, you can feel the effects of aging starting to take a toll on your body. As you age, your body needs a little extra care to maintain optimal health; that’s...

  • Ulcerative colitis: Know the facts and understand the dialogue (Infographic)

    Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory disorder that affects hundreds of thousands of Americans. In addition to physical symptoms, UC can impact a person’s work, family and social activities. And yet, a recent Pfizer-sponsored study of 68 UC patients and their gastroenterologists in...

  • Home health services help maintain senior independence

    Staying healthy and out of the hospital is a top priority for the majority of seniors. However, as you age, you may need additional care to meet your medical needs after an illness, injury or exacerbation of a chronic health problem. Fortunately, this doesn't necessarily mean a long hospital or...

  • Simple ways to add physical fitness to your daily routine

    Being resourceful with your daily routine can deliver big payoffs when it comes to increasing your activity level. Incorporating physical fitness into your everyday activities can save you time and also burn calories, and it doesn't have to take much time or effort. “For many people, the biggest...

  • The NFL concussion settlement gives former NFL players a chance for a better life

    After years of waiting, the NFL concussion settlement affecting thousands of retired NFL players is now open for registration, which means former players, their family and their representatives can begin to take advantage of the benefits the settlement provides. To be eligible, all retired players...

  • Water-minded facts and figures (Infographic)

    The average American family uses more than 300 gallons of water per day. But how often do you think about what’s in that water? Water makes a long journey to our faucets and becomes the centerpiece of so much of what we do in our homes — from our morning coffee cup to our baby’s bottle. Luckily,...

  • Hepatitis C: Why baby boomers should be tested immediately

    If you were born between 1945 and 1965, you could be one of more than 3 million baby boomers living with hepatitis C in the U.S. and not even know it. Despite only making up 27 percent of the U.S. population, baby boomers account for more than 75 percent of hepatitis C cases in the U.S. What is...

  • Need care today? Here are 4 choices to try before the emergency room

    A health concern rarely strikes when it's convenient for you, and in most cases it occurs at the worst possible time. When you need care and don’t have time to schedule an appointment, what do you do? You head to the emergency room, of course. You wait in the long ER lines and pay the hefty bill...

  • What is eosinophilic asthma? (Infographic)

    In honor of World Asthma Day on May 2, 2017, Teva Respiratory is encouraging people who feel their symptoms are uncontrolled, despite standard of care, to speak with a healthcare professional to find out more information about a condition called eosinophilic asthma. Save Save Save Save

  • 5 facts about strokes that could save your life

    Chances are you know someone who has had a stroke. An estimated 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Despite how common strokes are, there are a lot of widely believed misconceptions. Unfortunately, not knowing...

  • Transportation safety: How seniors can maintain independence outside the home

    It can be hard to admit your vision isn't what it used to be, especially when it comes to driving. Maybe you've noticed some difficulties reading traffic signals, or you've found it challenging to drive at night. If you're a family member noticing these warning signs in a loved one, pointing out...

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