Family Medicine for America’s Health has released survey results revealing that most Americans (83 percent) are looking to make a change in their diet and exercise this year, but fewer than half (43 percent) will do so in consultation with their doctor.
For nearly 30 million Americans with diabetes, there is a debilitating and often preventable foot condition that is underdiagnosed and undertreated. A lack of awareness of Charcot foot (pronounced shar-koh) means that many patients undergo painful surgeries, and even amputations, to correct what can be a highly treatable condition.
Maria Menounos Leads California Almonds Life Squad--A Team Of Experts Helping Consumers Tackle Life's Little Challenges
With award season in full swing, TV host Maria Menounos is focused on balancing her busy schedule while staying healthy and fit. To share tips and tricks for getting red-carpet ready for those big and little events in everyone's lives, Maria has teamed up with a cast of fitness, nutrition, and cooking experts to form the California Almonds Life Squad.
January 25, 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of fluoridation – forcing Americans to ingest fluoride chemicals via the public water supplies without their informed consent. Fluoridation promoters repeatedly claim that the practice is "safe" and "effective" but science does not support either claim, reports the Fluoride Action Network (FAN).
Football Hall-of-Famer Barry Sanders Tackles Pseudobulbar Affect; A Little-known But Widespread Condition Caused by Brain Injury
New research shows 99 percent of former professional football players surveyed by the Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund, Inc., have suffered a head injury, repeated concussions, or a blow to the head sometime during their football career.
Drinking a daily cup of beet juice has been shown to significantly lower blood pressure among patients with high blood pressure, according to scientists from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).
AARP Staying Sharp, an AARP membership option that focuses on a holistic approach to brain health, has announced new survey results indicating adults know the importance of brain health but are not as aware of the recommended holistic approach to improve it.
A long romantic Valentine’s get-away weekend can be just what the doctor ordered for 11 million American couples trying to conceive (TTC).
Today, the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) announced findings from an online survey of 1,000 US adults living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes on hypoglycemia, also known as low blood sugar (glucose), showing that a majority of respondents (62 percent) are concerned about experiencing the condition, with 81 percent viewing it as a significant health concern.
American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization, has announced the official start of the 2015 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards campaign, the annual year-long search for America's bravest heroes on both ends of the leash.