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November is COPD Awareness Month

It’s time to clear the air about a misunderstood condition known as COPD, which is short for… read more

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Jump in to the benefits of swimming

If you’re tired of huffing and puffing through high-intensity workouts that make you feel like… read more

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Tips to exercise your brain and stay mentally sharp

It’s natural to think about staying physically fit and active as you get older, but has the… read more

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October is ADHD Awareness Month

There are times when everyone has trouble paying attention, remembering things, or controlling… read more

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Healthy eating tips for aging adults

It’s an age-old problem: how to be healthy, stay sharp, and feel young when you just keep getting… read more

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Preparing for cold and flu season amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

In past years, it was the flu and colds that went viral during the fall and winter months. Now, the… read more

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September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month: What you need to know

How often do you think about getting a routine screening from a doctor? Most likely, not often… read more

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Understanding the dangers of high blood pressure

Is your blood pressure up to no good? Then it’s time to take control of this very pressing… read more

COVID-19 Delta variant

The surging COVID-19 Delta variant and what you need to know

Are you worried about getting sick with the rise of the COVID-19 Delta variant? You’re certainly… read more

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August is Psoriasis Action Month

If you notice thick, red, scaly, and itchy patches appearing on your skin, you may have a skin… read more

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The benefits of functional fitness for everyday life

If you’re someone that doesn’t always have a reason to workout and isn’t planning on running… read more

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How much sugar is too much and how does it affect your health?

There is no way to sugarcoat it any longer—eating too much sugar can be harmful to your health… read more

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July is Sarcoma Awareness Month

Cancer comes in many forms and negatively affects far too many lives. Sometimes, this… read more

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Understanding sunscreen and how to protect your skin

A little sun is necessary for your body, but too much can be bad for your skin. That is because the… read more

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Beat the heat—stay cool and hydrated this summer

With the sweltering days and steamy nights of summer, it’s hard to stay calm, cool, and protected… read more

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June is National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

If the agony and abruptness of severe headaches causes you to cancel plans with friends, skip… read more

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Top tips to help you sleep better at night

Are you dreaming of getting a good night’s sleep? Count yourself among the millions of people who… read more

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The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on your mental health

After a year of hunkering down, masking up, Zooming in, and going without everything from social… read more

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May is Arthritis Awareness Month: What you need to know

Arthritis can be a real sore spot for those who endure its pain every day. While this debilitating… read more

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Enjoy the benefits of walking and exercising outdoors

Now that the weather is getting warmer, it’s the perfect opportunity to freshen up your usual… read more

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Is it COVID-19 or is it just seasonal allergies? Know the difference.

While allergies are nothing to sneeze at, COVID-19 is typically far worse. Still, they share many… read more

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April is National Parkinson’s Awareness Month: What you need to know

Few people give Parkinson’s disease a second thought until it affects someone they love. In fact,… read more

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The power of vitamin C

When it comes to staying healthy, your best defense is boosting your body’s natural defenses… read more

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After you receive a COVID-19 vaccine, what happens next?

While the past year has been filled with lockdowns and masking up, people are finally getting a… read more

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March is National Nutrition Month: What you need to know

Eating well is the secret to feeling well, living well, and staying well. Unfortunately, far too… read more

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7 Superfoods to help lower high blood pressure

High blood pressure is a pressing problem that can harm your heart and your health. It can damage… read more

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The new COVID-19 variants: What you need to know

One of the biggest pandemics of our time is COVID-19. But this one has spawned a variety of… read more

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February is American Heart Month: Take care of your heart

During the month of February, expect to have hearts on your mind in celebration of Valentine’s… read more

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January is Thyroid Awareness Month: What you need to know

Each January, Thyroid Awareness Month offers an opportunity to bring awareness to a concern that… read more

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How do I successfully stick to my New Year’s resolution?

The new year is full of hope and promise. This is especially true for the millions of people making… read more

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How to avoid holiday weight gain this season

First, and most importantly, as this year's holiday season is dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic,… read more

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How to survive holiday stress this season

The holidays are supposed to be a time of peace, love, and joy. For some people, however, they can… read more

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Navigating flu season during the COVID-19 pandemic

Flu season 2020 will be unlike any other flu season in history. With a record number of COVID-19… read more

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How do you celebrate Thanksgiving safely in 2020?

With the recent increase in new COVID-19 cases, Thanksgiving 2020 poses challenging new safety… read more

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November is American Diabetes Month. Here’s what you need to know.

American Diabetes Month, sponsored by the American Diabetes Association (ADA), is an opportunity to… read more

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What you need to know

Breast Cancer Awareness Month kicks off an annual campaign to increase awareness of our nation’s… read more

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Travel safety in the age of COVID-19

Unless you must travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, it makes sense to simply stay home. Travel… read more

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September is National Cholesterol Month: Here’s what you need to know

National Cholesterol Education Month is a good time to learn more about the fatty chemical that… read more

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Understanding the dangers of heatstroke

Heatstroke, also known as hyperthermia, occurs when someone spends too much time in the heat… read more

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June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month: What are the most common signs of Alzheimer’s disease?

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, the month when the Alzheimer’s Association… read more

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What is the difference between COVID-19, the flu, and a cold?

In light of current events, we are all concerned about respiratory viruses. Understanding the… read more

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What is Global Employee Health and Fitness Month?

Global Employee Health and Fitness Month is an international event designed to celebrate and… read more

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How can I make spring allergy season more bearable?

Spring and allergies go hand in hand. Warmer temperatures mean that flowers, grasses, and trees… read more

Can You Control Your Dreams?

Scientists studying sleep and dream activity claim they have successfully induced lucid dreams in a… read more