Images Powered by Shutterstock
Know and respond quickly to signs of stroke

Know and respond quickly to signs of stroke

May is Stroke Awareness Month, which means it’s a good time to make sure you know the common symptoms of stroke and learn about your own risk. Early stroke detection —...

“Listen to Someone Who’s Been Through It” – A Cav-Mal Story

“Listen to Someone Who’s Been Through It” – A Cav-Mal Story

Bradley Weisbord of Boca Raton, Florida, buys and sells horses. Not just any horses, mind you. Bradley works with champion thoroughbred racehorses, the best of the best. He...

How to Fine-Tune  Your Metabolism

How to Fine-Tune Your Metabolism

Danielle Payton’s metabolism was a mystery for most of her adult life. When she was 18, she weighed 75 kilos, which made little sense to the five-foot-four-inch high school...

Why are people developing diabetes after having COVID-19?

Why are people developing diabetes after having COVID-19?

For some people, surviving COVID-19 may lead to lasting medical concerns, including newly diagnosed diabetes. This is a chronic disease that happens when your blood glucose,...

New Research Uncovers A New Way Exercise Strengthen Bones And Immunity

New Research Uncovers A New Way Exercise Strengthen Bones And Immunity

The director of the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute, Dr. Sean Morrison, told KERA’s Sam Baker it all begins with a niche in the bone marrow. If you think about...

How to Deal with Cold Weather Joint Pain - Fitbit Blog

How to Deal with Cold Weather Joint Pain - Fitbit Blog

If you love getting sweaty outdoors from spring through fall but lose your passion once sweater weather is in full force, you’re not alone. It can be challenging to find the...

 Common Foot and Ankle Problems

Common Foot and Ankle Problems

Foot and ankle problems can keep you from getting around easily by causing pain, irritation, or discomfort. While some foot issues have mild symptoms and are mostly cosmetic,...

How lifestyle changes can slow the progression of Type 2 diabetes

How lifestyle changes can slow the progression of Type 2 diabetes

If there’s one thing Liz Smith, R.D., CDCES, wants you to know about managing Type 2 diabetes, it’s this: Diet and exercise are critical to your health and wellbeing — and to...

Does Juice Fasting Work? What Nutrition Experts Need You to Know

Does Juice Fasting Work? What Nutrition Experts Need You to Know

It's no secret: It's smart to eat fruits and vegetables as part of a healthy diet to help lower your risk of chronic health conditions. However, some people try to drink their...

What is carb cycling and why some athletes use it

What is carb cycling and why some athletes use it

When it comes to dieting and carbohydrates, everyone seems to have an opinion.  While some diets, like the keto diet, seek to cut nearly all carbs from your diet, there are...

7 Signs Your Pediatrician Is a Problem

7 Signs Your Pediatrician Is a Problem

From the week you get home from the hospital with your baby to the time your child becomes an adult, your pediatrician plays a significant role in both your child’s life and...

Covid-19 Might Lead To A ‘Mental Health Pandemic’

Covid-19 Might Lead To A ‘Mental Health Pandemic’

The effects of Covid-19 are here to stay, including in the brain, at least according to a new study by Mario Mazza and colleagues in the journal Brain, Behavior, and Immunity....