Do you know your stroke risk? Some factors are out of your control, like family history. But you can control some, including diet and physical activity. Now is the time to take charge of your health.
The likelihood of having a
Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia. Alzheimer’s is a specific disease. Dementia is not.
Learning about the two terms and the
The term “heart failure” makes it sound like the heart is no longer working at all and there’s nothing that can be done. Actually, heart failure means that the heart isn’t pumping as well as it should be. Congestive heart
Cancer is the second leading cause of death in both men and women in the United
States, behind only heart disease. People with cancer also often experience physical
effects (from the cancer itself and from treatment), distress, and a lower quality of
Laughter is the best medicine. Even though simple humor should not be considered a complete ‘miracle cure’ for all health conditions, some people have reported feeling better, at least temporarily or longer, after a good bout of laughter. Besides encouraging
It seems that at each stage in life, love’s meaning changes. Today, for me, love is relationships. It is the building and nurturing of the relationships you have with the people in your life. Show up ready to listen, ask
Living with diabetes, while it can be effectively managed, can be tough at times. Every day is a new hurdle with unique challenges that you must jump over. With age comes increased risk for specific complications, but you can properly
The National Stroke Awareness Month is run by the National Stroke Association and helps individuals 'Save A Life' by educating them about Stroke Awareness Month. It is also a timely reminder of stroke survivors and how organizations support stroke survivors
Have you ever wondered why your parents would tell you if you’re going to be outside make sure you put sunblock on? Let me tell you why. The sun and sunlamps give off ultraviolet (UV) radiation, but keep in mind