Halloween is a favorite time of year for many children – and adults, too! As the candy and sweets begin to fill your household, it can seem impossible to avoid the leftover candy and keep your family healthy. Here are five nutrition tips to help keep your diet on track during this sweet time of year.
Finding the right primary care doctor can be a large undertaking. Whether you moved recently or are just looking to make a change in doctors, starting the process of finding a doctor you like can be a challenge. Here are four tips to help you make the right decision when it comes to your overall health.
Thyroid disease or disorder can affect as many as 30-million Americans. Thyroid problems are more likely to affect women than they are men, and many thyroid disorders are undiagnosed. Here are six common symptoms that can often be a sign of a thyroid disorder.
What is a Thyroid Gland?
As the months of your pregnancy begin, we know it can be hard to stay active. You may not feel like moving around much and it may be hard to fit any sort of activity in with everything else going on. But staying active during pregnancy has proven to reduce the risk of complications and make your overall pregnancy experience better. So, we have compiled a list of tips to help you stay on track.
Snow is melting and spring is around the corner. As the weather breaks, we often want our families to start eating healthier, but finding recipes that everyone enjoys can be a challenge. That’s why we’ve compiled a few kid (and adult) friendly recipes to try to keep your family healthy and happy.
Chicken Fingers and Green Beans with Tahini Sauce
Life can often get so hectic that women can forget to stop and take care of themselves. We may over look health concerns or think that they will pass, but it’s important for us to pay attention to our bodies and know when to see a doctor. These are five symptoms you don’t want to ignore and should give your doctor a call about.
As snow continues to fall, it can often feel like there is no end in sight to winter. Days of cold, snow, and gray skies can really do a number on how you feel. These feelings can often become overwhelming, to the point where you may feel like you are experiencing more than just the winter blues.
For many people, chronic health conditions are a constant battle. Heart Disease, stroke, cancer, type 2 diabetes, obesity, and arthritis are some of the most common chronic health issues that arise. One in four adults has two or more chronic health conditions, and seven of the top 10 causes of death in 2010 were due to chronic diseases.
Plaque and bad breath aren’t the only oral health issues you have to consider. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, around 48,000 people are diagnosed with oral cancer each year, with close to 10,000 dying from the disease annually.
While many people have heard of autism, not everyone completely understands exact how autism spectrum disorder (ASD) works. Part of this may be because, as the Centers for Disease Control reports, scientists don’t know the exact causes of ASD, and there are many different conditions that fall under ASD. Read on to get a quick rundown on ASD, potential risk factors, and signs to watch for in your children.