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The Connection Between Snoring and Sleep Apnea

July 24th, 2017|

Snoring is more than just an annoying habit that inconveniences sleeping partners. It can also be the sign of something worse. Here are some important

Are You At Risk for Diabetes If You’re Under 50?

July 24th, 2017|

Age isn’t the only factor when it comes to weighing the risk of diabetes.
Diabetes is a life-long disease that impacts the way the body handles

Is My Sore Throat a Sign of Something Serious?

July 24th, 2017|

A sore throat is right up there with a stuffy or runny nose on the list of common symptoms. But common doesn’t equal harmless. Read

Can Snoring Lead to More Serious Problems?

July 24th, 2017|

Snoring can leave you with a dry mouth or sore throat — not to mention a cranky sleep partner. But is it a signal of

How Type 2 Diabetes Affects Men

July 24th, 2017|

Erectile dysfunction? Yes, that’s one of the side effects of diabetes.
It’s a staggering fact that 8 percent of the U.S. population (that’s 26 million children

How Being a Weekend Warrior Can Lead to Injuries

July 21st, 2017|

Many of us are guilty of squeezing too many physical activities and recreational sports into the weekend to make up for our sedentary lifestyles during

Can Tanning Beds Give You Tumors?

July 20th, 2017|

That golden summer glow might seem attractive, but is it really worth increasing your risk for melanoma, the deadliest of all skin cancers?
The research is

Got a Headache? Read This Before You Reach for That Painkiller

July 20th, 2017|

Not all headaches are created equal. Learning what’s behind yours is the first step to easing the pain.
Headaches come in all shapes and sizes. When

I Have a New Mole. Now What?

July 20th, 2017|

If you suddenly sprout a new mole, is it cause for concern? Read on to find out.
Nearly every person has a least one, and if