One in four American women dies from heart disease, with the greatest risks usually coming after menopause. To reduce your risk factors, stop smoking, treat high blood pressure, keep cholesterol in check and start exercising.
As part of the aging process, women face a drop in estrogen, which is essential to bone health, weight control and the ability to absorb calcium and vitamin D. Here’s how to choose the right foods as you age.
Six Christopher Columbus students followed a group of kayakers as they paddled from Miami to Key West. The kayakers, part of Castaways Against Cancer, raise funds for cancer research through the trip. The students are making a documentary about their journey.
Summer in Florida is hot, sticky and mosquito heaven. Whether you and your kids are staying home or traveling to a tropical area, you need to plan for health-related risks, including being prepared for bug bites.
Someone is diagnosed with PTSD when they re-experience a traumatic event through nightmares or recurrent memories; avoid trauma reminders; have persistent feelings of anger, guilt or shame; isolate themselves; and suffer from sleep disturbance and irritability. Most new cases of PTSD improve within a year, but some people develop chronic symptoms, which can last many years.
Meet a blind Ohio man who will appreciate seeing his grandchildren more than most Grandpa’s do this Father’s Day – thanks to a ‘bionic eye’ implant which allows him to see again. Aleksandra Rachitskaya, M.D. comments.
The Cleveland Clinic
Thanks to a "bionic eye," a blind man will see his grandchildren on Father's Day
Baby born without lung heading home after Google Cardboard surgery