July 10, 2019

“Rosy health and sickly green: color associations play robust role in reading faces”

“NIH study research uncovers specialized networks in the brain for processing face color.“ “Anyone who has ever sensed that a person is sick simply by looking […]
July 1, 2019
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Firework Safety

“Every Fourth of July, emergency departments see an influx of injuries caused by fireworks. Dr. Jose Pulido, a Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist, says the hands, face and […]
June 19, 2019

“Blood pressure drug boosts blood flow to key brain area in Alzheimer’s study”

“A blood pressure medication increases blood flow to the brain’s memory and learning center, say Alzheimer’s disease researchers, but it’s unclear whether that could help patients […]
June 11, 2019

“Sleeping with artificial light at night associated with weight gain in women”

“Eliminating light while sleeping could reduce obesity. “ “Sleeping with a television or light on in the room may be a risk factor for gaining weight […]
July 1, 2019
firework

Firework Safety

“Every Fourth of July, emergency departments see an influx of injuries caused by fireworks. Dr. Jose Pulido, a Mayo Clinic ophthalmologist, says the hands, face and […]
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 […]
August 27, 2018
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Beware the big backpack

“All that reading, writing and arithmetic really can add up.” “‘As kids are growing and developing, they’re at risk for injury if they’re carrying something that’s […]
July 16, 2018

Treating your sunburn

“It boils down to what’s in the term sunburn: ‘sun’ and ‘burn.’ Simply put, the sun burns your skin. And the result can be pain, redness, blisters 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 […]