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Managing Stress and Blood Pressure Managing Stress and Blood Pressure

Be Mindful Of These Tips To Lower Your Stress Level
In today’s fast-paced world filled with increasing demands, it’s important to manage your stress level. Some people cope with stress by overeating or eating unhealthy foods, …

The Ultimate Arthritis Diet The Ultimate Arthritis Diet

Mediterranean Staples Fight Pain And Inflammation
By Amy Paturel
One of the most common questions people with any form of arthritis have is, “Is there an arthritis diet?” Or more to the point, “What can I eat …

Your Risks for Bone Loss Your Risks for Bone Loss

Diseases And Conditions That Can Lead To Osteoporosis
There are many health problems that may increase your chance of getting osteoporosis. If you have any of the following diseases or conditions that can cause bone loss, …

Adults, Brace Yourself! Adults, Brace Yourself!

Orthodontic Treatments Are Not Just For Kids Anymore
By Judy Latta
Aside from being prominent celebrities, what do Faith Hill, Katherine Heigl, Gwen Stefani, Tom Cruise, Kate Middleton and Katy Perry have in common? They all opted …

Kidney Disease Undiagnosed in Majority of Type 2 Diabetics Kidney Disease Undiagnosed in  Majority of Type 2 Diabetics

A New Push To Screen For It Sooner
Only 12 percent of type 2 diabetics with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are properly diagnosed as having CKD, according to a new study published in PLOS Medicine.
Diabetes is …

A Natural New Trend for Teeth A Natural New Trend for Teeth

Patients Want A More “Natural” Smile Rather Than Perfection
By Judy Latta
Not blessed with naturally perfect teeth? No worries. Leading cosmetic dentists with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry say that more patients are now requesting …

February is Heart Month! February is Heart Month!

Change Bad Habits And Live Heart Healthy
Not surprisingly, what you eat and how physically fit you are play a role in your health. Here are some guidelines to improve your health habits based on recent …

Which Liposuction Option is Best for You? Which Liposuction Option is Best for You?

Improved techniques to address those problem areas

Reducing Salt Consumption Tops U.S. Health Agenda Reducing Salt Consumption Tops U.S. Health Agenda

New product lets you pass the salt rather than passing on it

What Student Athletes Need to Know What Student Athletes Need to Know

Six Tips For Health And Safety Before Taking The Field
With the winter sports season gearing up, physicians with Memorial Hermann want to help keep young athletes healthy and safe both on and off the field. …

Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin

Enhancing your appearance with skin rejuvenation and resurfacing

Protect Your Lungs Protect Your Lungs

Anything you breathe in can affect your lungs

Pancreatic Cancer Pancreatic Cancer

What’s New In Research And Treatment
The American Cancer Society’s most recent estimates for pancreatic cancer in the United States are for 2014: About 46,420 people (23,530 men and 22,890 women) will be diagnosed with pancreatic …

Diabetes Distress vs. Depression Diabetes Distress vs. Depression

Are People With Type 2 Being Misdiagnosed?
Researchers have long understood there is a strong association between diabetes and depression. But new research presented at the American Diabetes Association’s 74th Scientific Sessions® earlier this year shows …

What’s New in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment What’s New in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment

Research into the causes, prevention, and treatment of breast cancer is being done in many medical centers throughout the world.

Porcelain Dental Crowns Porcelain Dental Crowns

Improve both your appearance and dental health

Avoid Heavy Backpacks Avoid Heavy Backpacks

WHAT PARENTS NEED TO KNOW TO PROTECT THEIR CHILD’S HEALTH
Think the books and school supplies that your child is carrying in a backpack slung haphazardly across one shoulder are harmless? Think again. Heavy loads carried …

Cholesterol Awareness Cholesterol Awareness

Why you really need to know the ‘Good’ from the ‘Bad’
It may surprise you to know that cholesterol itself isn’t bad. In fact, cholesterol is just one of the many substances created and used by …

Adults, Brace Yourself! Adults, Brace Yourself!

Orthodontic treatments are not just for kids anymore

August is National Cataract Awareness Month August is National Cataract Awareness Month

Think you need new glasses? You actually may have cataracts
Many seniors think that new glasses and a stronger prescription is all they need to get back the vision of their youth. The fact is that …

Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin
Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
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Enhancing Your Appearance With Skin Rejuvenation And Resurfacing
By Judy Latta
In the early 16th century, as legend has it, Juan Ponce de León embarked upon a quest to find the fabled “Fountain of Youth.” Tales of …

Treating Prostate Cancer and Clinical Trials

Many Options To Consider And Sources Of Support
Different types of treatment are available for prostate cancer. You and your doctor will decide which treatment is right for you. Some common treatments are:
Active surveillance. Closely monitoring …

Prostate Cancer: What Men Need to Know

Age, Race And Family History Are Important Factors
Cancer is a disease in which abnormal cells in the body grow out of control. When cancer starts in the prostate, it is called prostate cancer. The prostate …

Which Liposuction Option is Best for You? Which Liposuction Option is Best for You?

Improved Techniques To Address Those Problem Areas
By Judy Latta
Are you stuck in a perpetual state of dieting and spending countless hours in the gym in an attempt to finally win the battle of the bulge? …

Inflammation and Stiffness: The Hallmarks of Arthritis Inflammation and Stiffness: The Hallmarks of Arthritis

Learning about these symptoms can help you get the right diagnosis
By Greg Freeman
As a disease, arthritis is more complicated and varied than most people imagine. It can come in different forms and affect people in …