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Aging Eyes - 8 Common Vision Problems Associated with Aging

Do you have to hold your book or newspaper at arms length just to read it? Is the glare of the sun torturous if you forget your sunglasses when outside?…

Easy On The Eye - 9 Tips for Maintaining Good Eyesight

How would you feel if you could no longer see the sunset, read a book or watch your children play? Our vision is a wonderful thing but we tend to…

Prednisone: 12 Things You Should Know

Prednisone first came onto the market over sixty years ago and is still going strong. But did you know that this common drug used for a variety of different conditions…

Doctor Avoidance - 5 Reasons Why It's Not a Good Idea

Who needs to see a doctor when Dr. Google is just a flurry of the fingers away? Actually...we all need to see a doctor every now and then, even if…

What's That? 10 of the Most Common Skin Conditions

Did you know that your skin is the largest organ in your body? So skin problems can be big problems. Follow slide-by-slide to learn how to handle common skin setbacks…

Asthma - 10 Things You Need To Do To Keep It In Check

An estimated 19.9 million American adults and 6.2 million American children have asthma. Asthma accounts for more than 2 million emergency room visits every year, and an estimated ten deaths…

Depression Symptoms To Watch For

Have you been feeling a bit down lately and not your usual self? Are those feelings starting to affect your work performance, school work, or relationships?

10 Common Symptoms That Should Never Be Ignored

Our body is an amazing, complex system. Made up of trillions of cells arranged into dozens of organs, and a circulatory system that can stretch almost two and a half…

COPD: Could You Be At Risk?

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is a progressive lung disease that makes breathing difficult. COPD includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis. How can you best manage this chronic medical condition?

How to Manage Your Overactive Bladder

Does your life revolve around the restroom? Are your forced to miss out-of-doors activities just in case your bladder misbehaves? Don't let your overactive bladder rule your life.

HealthQuiz - Basics About Stroke Signs and Symptoms

Stroke recognition can save a life and help to prevent permanent disability or even death. Do you know what to look for if you suspect someone may be having a…

Depression, Risk of Suicide, and Treatment Options

The high rates of suicide in our society have left many of us searching for answers about this misunderstood disease. Education is a start. Learn about recognizing depression, how it…

Is it Safe to Give Human Medicine to Pets?

Our pets may be family, but they are not human when it comes to taking medicine. In fact, many human drugs are poisonous in pets and even cause death after…

Prescription Drug Addiction - Top Facts for You and Your Family

You may have legal prescription drugs linked with abuse and addiction right in your family medicine cabinet. Learn more about prescription drug abuse and what's involved in this life-threatening crisis.

Atrial Fibrillation - Stroke Prevention & Treatment Options

Warfarin is a veteran blood thinner. But does warfarin still have a place in the prevention of stroke in atrial fibrillation that is not due to a heart valve problem?…