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  • Health and Wellness

    Is It Indigestion or a Heart Attack?

    The symptoms of a heart attack in women are often more subtle than in men, and can be easily confused with stress, fatigue or simply not feeling well.

    • Monday, August 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    The Health Benefits of Drinking Red Wine

    According to studies published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, the health benefits of red wine are numerous when enjoyed in moderation. One...

    • Monday, August 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    5 Tips to Help You Lose Weight

    Weight loss isn’t just a way to boost your self-esteem. If you are overweight or obese, it can be a lifesaver, reducing your risk of heart disease, stroke,...

  • Health and Wellness

    Could You Have Diabetes?

    Nearly 40 percent of Americans who have diabetes don’t know they have the disease. Could you be one of them? Should you be screened to find out? Your blood...

    • Monday, August 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Vitamin-Enhanced Water: Health or Hype?

    Fancy, fortified, fizzy or fruity, bottled water is everywhere. When you get thirsty, you can turn on the tap or tap into your wallet. Health or hype? When...

    • Tuesday, July 12th, 2011
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    5 Tips for a Safe Vacation

    If you are traveling overseas this summer, make sure your immunizations are up to date. But even day trips to the beach require a little planning to make...

    • Tuesday, July 12th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Don’t Sweat It

    Excessive underarm sweating can be very frustrating. Clothes get stained, undershirts need to be replaced and some say it even affects their self confidence....

  • Health and Wellness

    Living with Congestive Heart Failure

    By James (Tom) Heywood, MD, Scripps Health What does it mean when the heart fails? While its name might suggest otherwise, congestive heart failure doesn’t...

  • Health and Wellness

    Can Sunscreen Cause Skin Cancer?

    Some skin care products contain ingredients that make you more sensitive to sun and increase your skin cancer risk. While sunscreen use is still essential,...

    • Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Can Flip-Flops Cause Foot Problems?

    Beware of those cute summer sandals; they may cause foot pain and other serious problems. Flip-flops, sling-backs, slides and mules may be the “haute...

    • Tuesday, June 14th, 2011