August 9, 2016

Heat Exhaustion Prevention: 9 Tips to Help Beat the Heat

Summer is here, and many of us are taking advantage of the opportunity to enjoy sunny days with our loved ones. Whether you're barbecuing with family or enjoying a swim, the long, warm days are perfect for relaxing. However, summer days also...

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July 18, 2016

The Facts about ZIKA and the Elderly

The Zika virus is a relatively new danger to Americans, and it’s best known for being a risk to pregnant women and their children, but it’s also a threat to the elderly. This risk impacts seniors in different ways compared to pregnant women,...

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May 25, 2016

When Should You Test for Alzheimer's?

It can be tough to separate the symptoms of Alzheimer's from normal forgetfulness. Often, you may find yourself debating whether or not it's the right time to get tested for Alzheimer's or dementia. Every person is unique, and Alzheimer's can...

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May 20, 2016

4 Helpful Tips for Stroke Prevention

 If your medical history shows a pattern of family members who have suffered from strokes, it’s important to recognize your potential stroke risks. However, the good news is there are many things aging adults can prevent the possibility of stroke.

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November 11, 2014

Ebola: What Are My Risks?

If you watch the news, you’ve seen the health challenge facing the people of western Africa as Ebola barrels through their ill-prepared communities. You’ve seen health experts from around the world issue dire warnings, followed by promises that...

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October 20, 2014

A True Story Worth Repeating

This man was under a great deal of stress from a major responsibility. He knew that these symptoms were from the magnitude of the task he was facing. After all, his cholesterol levels were decent with no medication, he was pretty active (and...

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August 28, 2014

How Are You Feeling?

The recent death of celebrity Robin Williams has brought struggles with addiction and depression to the front page. Depression can strike at any age. It can be a mild or serious illness. It can be temporary, the body and brain’s response to...

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