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Myth or Fact: Are Eggs Really Bad for Your Heart?

September 15th, 2017|

Every month there seems to be a new story about whether you should eat more eggs or swear off of them for good. So are

How to Protect Yourself From the Sun and Skin Cancer

September 7th, 2017|

Protect your skin from the sun’s harmful rays to reduce your risk of skin cancer.
Summer’s here and it’s finally time to soak up some rays.

How Air Pollution Is Making Our Kids Overweight and Sick

September 7th, 2017|

There are many ways air pollution can impact our well being, but recent studies show a direct connection between poor air quality and asthma and

How Dangerous Is Having an Enlarged Prostate?

September 6th, 2017|

About half of men older than 75 have an enlarged prostate. Here are some of the basic facts you need to know about this common

How Exercise Can Help Breast Cancer Patients Recover

September 6th, 2017|

Exercise may be the last thing on a survivor’s mind, but physical activity can actually play an important role in healing.
Doctors aren’t sure why, but

How to Set Realistic Strategies for Counting Calories

September 6th, 2017|

Whether you use the latest mobile apps, an old-fashioned food diary or rely on prepared meals, counting your daily calorie intake can help you with

How to Check Yourself for Testicular Cancer

September 5th, 2017|

Early detection of testicular cancer makes it completely curable. If you have any doubts about how to check your testicles correctly, read on.
Testicular cancer is

6 Tips for Getting Your Groove Back After Breast Cancer Treatment

September 5th, 2017|

The physical damage of breast cancer is visible. But it’s the invisible emotional damage that often has a lasting effect. Learn how to regain your

Prostate Cancer: Is Treatment Necessary?

August 29th, 2017|

In some cases of early-stage diagnosis, monitoring prostate cancer is an effective alternative to treatment.
It seems counterintuitive to not treat cancer. Yet there are some