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Do you have snoring or sleep apnea? Find out what you can do about it!

April 26th, 2017|

Snoring can be more than annoying – it can signal health problems, including obstructive sleep apnea. Experts at the USC Sleep Medicine Program are studying

Fruits and vegetables’ latest superpower? Lowering blood pressure

April 6th, 2017|

Eating potassium-rich foods like sweet potatoes, avocados, spinach, beans, bananas — and even coffee — could be key to lowering blood pressure, according to Alicia

Everything You Need to Know About Blood Pressure

March 21st, 2017|

What does it mean to have a high or low blood pressure? How does your blood pressure impact your overall health?
Here are some handy answers:
What

Little Known Factors That Lead To Diabetes

March 21st, 2017|

What are some of the lifestyle, genetics and other not-so-obvious factors that can trigger diabetes? What can you do to prevent this condition?
Diabetes is a

8 Signs You Should Take Your Parent to the Doctor

March 1st, 2017|

No one likes to see his or her parent getting older. But there are signs you need to be on the lookout for that may

5 Ways to Combat the Unexpected Stress of Retirement

February 28th, 2017|

It’s a surprising fact — retirement can be stressful. Learn how you can avoid and eliminate common stressors from your golden years.
Most people spend the

You’re Never Too Old for These Types of Allergies

February 23rd, 2017|

While most food allergies start in childhood, adults can develop allergies and it can happen out of nowhere.
Maybe you have been eating seafood your entire

Symptoms of Thyroid Problems: Fluctuating Weight, Hair Loss and More

January 31st, 2017|

A small, butterfly-shaped gland tucked right underneath your Adam’s apple can have a huge impact on your health.

Your thyroid produces hormones that control everything

5 Healthful and Helpful Super Bowl Party Tips To Remember Before Halftime

January 19th, 2017|

Follow these Super Bowl party so you can avoid any worrisome flags and enjoy a game-time win.

Watching the Super Bowl is half the fun, the