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Health/Wellness

More than a million Americans are unaware they are infected with a potentially life-threatening virus
Learn more about hepatitis C and what is being done to cure it.
 
Managing diabetes: 4 simple steps to keep your child safe at school
Simple steps to help your child manage diabetes at school.
 
A child's eye strain in the digital age [Infographic]
More children are using tablets and smartphones. Here's a look at how technology is putting a strain on their eyes.
 
Superfood, not supersize your snacking
Get the most out of your snacking with these super, superfood ideas.
 
America's heroes often suffer from dry eye symptoms - Do you?
Understand dry eye with these tips.
 
Pacemakers go high-tech
The next generation of pacemakers include cutting-edge technology that benefit patients and their physicians. Here's one man's story.
 
The case for MRI-conditional cardiac devices [Infographic]
A look at how one type of pacemaker makes MRI possible for some patients.
 
Put Your Pride Aside: Olympic Medalist Suffers From a Common Side Effect of Using Opioid Medication for Chronic Pain
Olympian speaks out about her medical condition
 
Seniors: Safety tips to help you weather summer storms and heat
Seniors can take steps to protect themselves from summer storm risks.
 
Drink up! [Infographic]
What's in your cup? How coffee, tea and water may help your health.
 
Ask an expert: How do you know when it's time for cataracts surgery?
Cataracts are a normal part of aging. Learn about the best times to consider surgery.
 
Managing diabetes costs [Infographic]
 
Easy ways to include more heart-healthy Omega-3s in your diet
 
What you might not know about summer hydration
 
A closer look at dry eye [infographic]
A look at dry eye, its causes and potential risk factors.
 
5 surprising risk factors for dry eye
 
6 easy ways to boost your brain health
Here are six ways to boost your brain health.
 
Important information to help protect seniors from summer heat
Steps seniors can, and should, take to protect themselves from summer heat and sun.
 
Ask the experts: 6 important questions for your child's summer checkup
A 6-point checklist for your child's summer checkup.
 
Over 50? Focus on your health this summer
Learn about summer-friendly ways to boost your health.
 
Live longer, live better: Why the Mediterranean diet just may be the most delicious meal plan yet
Improve your health with help from the Mediterranean diet.
 
Nutritional secrets of Tour de France can fuel everyday athletes
Top cyclists share their nutrition secrets
 
A year later, Raju's independence remains strong
Learn more about the plight of elephants in Inida and how you can help.
 
Multiple sclerosis (MS) in US minority populations [Infographic]
Learn about the incidence of MS in minority populations.
 
Understanding how your laundry products can impact your sensitive skin [Infographic]
 
5 home-renovation tips that will reduce asthma and allergy triggers in your home
Keep asthma and allergy suffers in mind with these DIY projects.
 
The connection between cocoa and health. Here are the real facts [Infographic]
 
Traveling Abroad? Get Vaccinated Against Hepatitis A
Vaccinations are an effective way to protect yourself while traveling
 
5 easy ways to sleep cool in the summertime
Find tips to help you sleep well in the heat this summer.
 
10 tips to make your home safer for kids
Simple tips to create a home-safe-home.
 
Americans finding creative and inspiring ways to raise funds for Alzheimer's cause
Alzheimers affects millions of Americans, but creative fundraisers are helping support research to fight the disease.
 
Landmark Study Shows: Screening with HPV alone misses more cervical cancers [infographic]
 
How Air Aware Are You?
 
Clinicians and people affected by pain open up about Rx abuse [infographic]
 
Tips to keep everyone safe from heat-related illness this summer
Take these tips to protect family members from heat during outdoor fun this summer.
 
When memories are fleeting: caregiver solutions
Find ways to manage your stress as a caregiver so you can offer the best possible care to your parent.
 
Summertime tips and tricks to breathe new life into your healthy habits
Staying healthy this summer can be delicious
 
Get moving: 5 healthy summer family activities
Get your kids moving this summer with fun family activity ideas.
 
Teamwork between patients and providers is key to proper use of inhalers
Are you using your inhaler properly to treat your COPD?
 
5 things you need to know about sickle cell disease
Learn the facts about sickle cell disease
 
4 simple ways to protect yourself from cardiovascular disease
You can take simple yet effective steps to reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease.
 
Simple expert tips for a stunning summer glow
Learn how to create a stunning summer look with these expert makeup and hair tricks.
 
Happy and healthy how-tos from 100-year-olds, 10-year-olds
A survey finds key takeaway for staying active, feeling positive and embracing the present.
 
Knowing the early signs of shingles may save you years of pain
With shingles on the rise, learn about a clinical trial helping the medical community to find better treatments.
 
Blood clot and cancer connection [Infographic]
The burden of blood clots for patients living with cancer.
 
8 tips for a healthy pregnancy
Tips for a healthy and happy pregnancy.
 
From crop tops to bauble jewelry, tips for achieving summer's hottest looks
Get summer-ready with tips for the season's hottest trends.
 
New survey shows lack of understanding of Immuno-Oncology and underscores need for greater education on cancer research [Infographic]
 
Expert's guide: what you need to know about dog nutrition and wellness
Find easy ways you can keep your pet healthy.
 
An important lesson for your teen this summer
Learn more about the challenges teens face during these summer months.
 
Travel light and don't let the bed bugs bite this season
Learn how to avoid bed bugs during your summer travels.
 
Tips for creating a more joy-filled life while living with multiple sclerosis
Learn more about ways to improve your life with multiple sclerosis.
 
Breeze through summer with this quick and easy snack idea
Try this simple, easy snack on your busy summer days.
 
5 things everyone needs to know about vitamin B12 deficiency
Most people aren't aware of the seriousness of vitamin B12 deficiency.
 
8 things you need to know about bottled water in California
 
5 simple time-tested tips for aging well
Learn more about today's health renaissance taking place in America.
 
5 cooking tricks that add bold flavor to healthy foods
Nutritious foods don't have to be boring foods with these flavorful cooking tricks.
 
6 strategies to boost your weight loss momentum
Sometimes it's the unconventional strategies that achieve the best results.
 
8 simple tips to designing safe living spaces for seniors
Learn how easy it is to create a safe living space for the seniors in your life.
 
6 sounds of summer that can cause hearing loss
 
10 Ways to Love Your Brain
 
Don't be bugged by head lice this summer
What you should know about head lice.
 
The hottest 'new' health remedy that's been around forever: chili pepper
From relieving migraines to fighting cancer, the humble chili pepper packs a lot of power.
 
Mysterious, life-altering condition: What everyone should know about Myasthenia Gravis
What everyone should know about Myasthenia Gravis.
 
A nutritionist's sustainable healthy habits for the whole family
Get your family started with these healthy habits.
 
Top tips to overcome summer temptations and stay healthy
Summer temptations don't have to derail your efforts to stay healthy.
 
Living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA): Taking action to define your RA NarRAtive [Infographic]
If you or a loved one lives with rheumatoid arthritis, here is information that can help you better manage your condition.
 
4 amazing ways wireless technology is transforming health care
Wireless technology has changed the way we take care our health.
 
The debate about cervical cancer testing continues
What you should know about the debate over cervical cancer screening.
 
Tips for feeling fit at 30, 40, 50 and beyond
Find health tips that will benefit you at any age.
 
Foods to fire up your metabolism
Give your metabolism a jumpstart with these menu ideas.
 
Putting the brakes on advanced breast cancer [infographic]
Pathways and pathway inhibition in advanced breast cancer can be thought of like a city grid.
 
Tackle high blood pressure to prevent and control this silent killer
Learn more about easy ways to treat your high blood pressure.
 
Do your homework before selecting a weight loss program
Use these tips to gain knowledge and confidence to begin your weight loss journey.
 
Considering an Alzheimer's clinical research study?
If you are a loved one are facing Alzhemier's, here's what you should know about research studies.
 
Embracing life while living with advanced medullary thyroid cancer
The American Cancer Society estimates 62,450 new thyroid cancer cases will be diagnosed in 2015.
 
Mobility in the hospital: faster recovery, lower costs [infographic]
Even sick bodies need movement. Research shows early mobility has benefits for critically ill patients.
 
B12 deficiency: who's at risk and why you need to understand it
B12 is crucial to your health, and not getting enough can lead to serious consequences.
 
Being able to continue work creates better lives for dialysis patients
Being able to work makes a big difference in how well dialysis patients cope.
 
What parents and athletes need to know about carbohydrates in the form of sugar
Learn more about carbohydrates in the form of sugar and how it can affect your children.
 
Uncork the secrets of grape juice [Infographic]
To learn more about the health benefits of Welch's 100% Grape Juice, visit welchs.com/health.
 
Osteoporosis 101: What every woman should know [Infographic]
Why women at risk for osteoporosis should get tested as early as age 50.
 
Gout, just a pain in the big toe? Think again. Debunking 4 myths that overshadow the seriousness of gout
Gout -- it's not just for old men. Get the facts about this painful, most common form of inflammatory arthritis.
 
Spring into action now to help prepare for fall allergies
Preparing for spring allergies can help you feel better when fall allergy season arrives.
 
Summer sweat: 5 steps to an effective warm weather workout
 
3 reasons to pay attention to an irregular heartbeat
Learn 3 important reasons to monitor your heart health.
 
Get safer drinking water the natural way
Learn a natural alternative to making the water in your home safe.
 
From CreakyJoints to diagnostic Power: Woman excited about new patient-led arthritis database
See where people of any age can turn for inflammatory arthritis support.
 
For the 40 million suffering from irritable bowel syndrome a better diagnosis awaits
Learn about treatment options for Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
 
Medicine safety as important for teens as toddlers
Parents need to be particularly watchful about medicine safety for teens.
 
5 tips for stress-free traveling on a gluten-free diet
Here's how you can stay gluten free while traveling.
 
The breathtaking burden of COPD [Infographic]
 
Gut check: Simple ways to beat the bloat
You can beat the bloat this summer with some simple tips to improve gut health.
 
3 costly mistakes baby boomers make with Medicare
Don't make these three costly mistakes when selecting Medicare coverage
 
Prostate cancer test can help patients avoid overtreatment
A prostate cancer diagnosis can be shocking and scary, but there are ways to help ease anxiety and uncertainty around treatment options.
 
5 must-have accessories for looking and feeling great this summer
The right accessories can ensure you look good and take care of your health this summer.
 
Move to a world of color with these easy tips to find your color inspiration
See how color influences the world you live in every day.
 
Could immunotherapy be a cure for cancer?
Does the cure for cancer lie in immunotherapy?
 
3 ways to preserve indoor air quality during remodeling
Learn important tips to protect air quality while remodeling.
 
5 lawn mowing safety tips so you can enjoy your free time
Check out these zero turn lawn more safety tips.
 
Disability insurance: why what you don't know can hurt you
Learn more about disability insurance and why it's important for you.
 
5 surprising things treating hearing loss says about you
 
Easy tips to drink more water throughout the day
Tips to ensure you drink a healthy amount of water every day.
 
Quality dialysis care matters: It's the difference between life and death
Dialysis patients can now easily find quality care anywhere in the country.
 
Protecting baby's skin: 3 steps parents should take this spring and summer
Tips for protecting your baby's skin throughout the year.
 
Working to improve the heart health of African American women
Advice for African American women to help reduce heart disease risks.
 
Taking aim at the leading health risk for American Indians
Advice for American Indians to reduce heart disease risks.
 
Don't let long-term care needs spring up on you - plan ahead
Time to talk: 70 percent of people over 65 will need some form of long-term care.
 
Expert tips for preventing and treating tick bites
Tick-borne illness is the fastest-growing infectious disease concern in the U.S.
 
7 inspiring people who owe their lives to the generosity of others
 
Enjoy summer fun in the pool - without the harsh effects of chlorine
What's your chlorine-free pool alternative?
 
5 health myths you shouldn't believe
Are you being duped by these common health myths?
 
The workout that works for seniors of all ages and mobility levels: resistance training
Resistance training is a great option for seniors of all health and mobility levels.
 
4 simple ways to help your family eat well on a budget
A few simple tips using frozen foods can help put any family on a path to healthier eating.
 
5 things to know for IBS Awareness Month
 
9 questions every parent should ask their pediatrician about vaccination
 
One health, One medicine: 5 ways people and their pets can stay healthy together
Wellness for people and pets can go hand in hand if you follow these tips.
 
Immunize children to protect them from serious diseases [Infographic]
Many vaccine-preventable childhood diseases are still active in the U.S.
 
Understanding Multiple Myeloma
Learning more about multiple myeloma through research may help patients feel more empowered and informed.
 
Look good or feel good? 5 home improvements that let you do both
When it comes to home renovations, don't choose between looking good and feeling good.
 
Does your disability insurance really have you covered? [Infographic]
The unexpected happens. Got a plan for it?
 
You'll see the benefits of protecting your eyes with these tips
It's important for consumers to make smart eye care choices to help protect their vision.
 
Dry eye affects most menopausal women; nutrition can help
There's one symptom that's often forgotten when menopausal hormones begin to fluctuate - dry eye.
 
Health trumps wealth in importance to retirees' well-being
Think wealth is the most important thing to retirees? Think again.
 
Two-year degree programs and one-year certificates can open doors to in-demand careers in health care technology
Health information technology career options are growing for a number of reasons.
 
Make sure you're fresh in an instant for unexpected encounters
 
What would Harvey Cushing do about the state of Cushing's disease management today?
Long term management and monitoring of Cushing's disease is important.
 
Tips to freshen up your beauty routine for spring
This spring, take steps to freshen your beauty routine with some seasonal updates.
 
Add 1 often-overlooked task to your childproofing plan: Secure your TVs
Securing your TVs should be at the top of your childproofing to-do list.
 
Do your supplements stack up? 4 tips to ensure they make the grade
How do you know what supplements you do - and don't - need?
 
Awareness of COPD growing but many remain undiagnosed
An estimated half of people living with COPD are unaware and undiagnosed.
 
Nurse-patient relationship is key to improved health outcomes
Nurses provide their patients with a sense of safety and calmness.
 
3 ways to make your backyard irresistible to kids this summer
This summer, why not help your children get excited about a healthy and fun time outdoors?
 
5 things you should know about macular degeneration [Infographic]
Here are five things older Americans should know about age-related macular degeneration.
 
New treatments offer hope to elders with macular degeneration
What is the future with people who have AMD? Find out.
 
Tips to prevent prescription drug abuse at home
Do you know how to prevent prescription drug abuse in your home?
 
The important role vaccines may play in helping to keep children and adults healthy
Vaccination can protect infants, children and adults from certain diseases.
 
 
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