February 11, 2020

“Practical tips for a healthier winter”

“Many people dread the dark days of winter. Having to spend time indoors can bring on the blues, and close quarters can increase the risk of […]
January 21, 2020

“Common Cancer Myths and Misconceptions”

“Certain popular ideas about how cancer starts and spreads—though scientifically wrong—can seem to make sense, especially when those ideas are rooted in old theories. But wrong […]
January 2, 2020

“To Fast or Not to Fast, Does When You Eat Matter?”

“What you eat matters. Many studies have shown that the types of food you eat affect your health. But what about the timing? Scientists are just […]
December 18, 2019

“Tips to prevent holiday stress and depression”

“When stress is at its peak, it’s hard to stop and regroup. Try to prevent stress and depression in the first place, especially if the holidays […]
December 3, 2019

“When does pinkeye require treatment?”

“Pinkeye can be caused by a virus or bacteria, though most cases are caused by a virus. Viral eye infections typically do not require any treatment. […]
December 11, 2017

Does your child have a sore throat?

“Is your child complaining of a dry and itchy throat? He or she may have a sore throat caused by a viral infection.” “’Sore throats are […]
October 19, 2017

Carve with Care – Halloween injuries

“More than half of Halloween injuries involve pumpkin carving, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Each year, thousands of people end up in emergency departments with […]
May 31, 2017

Home Remedies: Suffering from swimmer’s ear

“Swimmer’s ear is an infection in the outer ear canal, which runs from your eardrum to the outside of your head. It’s often brought on by […]
March 22, 2017
pink eye when to see a doctor

Pink Eye, When to see a Doctor

“Pink, itchy eyes? Pink eye – or conjunctivitis – is common and spreads easily. It sometimes needs medical treatment, depending on the cause. Know the symptoms, […]
March 1, 2017

Is it a Cold or the Flu?

Flu Symptoms “Influenza (also known as the flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at […]