This is Save Your Vision Month. Keep in mind that 90% of sports-related eye injuries can be prevented. The best strategy is finding the right gear for the right sport.
Try this simple salad of carrots, apples, and raisins mixed with mayo and lemon juice.
Asthma makes it hard to get air into your lungs when your body reacts to certain things. Asthma attacks can be started by things known as triggers. Do you know what can trigger asthma? Test your knowledge!
Potent pills like opioids can ease many painful ailments. But many people still misuse these medicines despite the danger.
Ear, nose, and throat problems affect both children and adults. Knowing how to prevent them and how to treat them if they occur can help you stay healthy. See what you know about the ears, nose, and throat by taking this true-false quiz.
Your target heart rate is the range at which sustained physical activity - running, cycling, swimming laps, or any other aerobic exercise - is considered safe and effective.
The questions in this assessment ask about risk factors—conditions that may put you at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. The American Diabetes Association (ADA) states that the more risk factors you have, the more likely you are to develop diabetes.
Heart failure is when your heart can’t pump enough blood to meet your body’s needs. Learn about the different types of heart failure, and the treatments that can help you manage it.
LEEP allows your doctor to clearly see and treat abnormal tissue deep inside your cervix.
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