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  • Health and Wellness

    Does Cholesterol Matter?

    Just a generation ago, when it came to cholesterol, the message was loud and clear: High cholesterol led to heart disease, and it was caused in large part...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Eating Better on a Budget

    Eating guidelines for Americans got a little bit simpler in January 2011, when the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) retired its two-decade-old...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    How to Find the Right Primary Care Doctor for You

    Partnering with a primary care physician (PCP) can be an important step toward living a longer, healthier life. When you are ill, a PCP can prescribe...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    How to Boost Your Lifespan in 15 Minutes a Day

    Decades of clinical research have established a long list of benefits for regular, moderate exercise. Now, new research offers up a groundbreaking reason to...

    • Thursday, September 15th, 2011
  • Health and Wellness

    Knee Pain: What’s Your Type & Treatment Plan?

    Watching Cameron Maybin patrol the power alleys or Jason Bartlett barrel around the base paths, it’s clear the Padres rely on their speed game. Even those of...

  • Health and Wellness

    Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Require Individualized Management

    By Charles Smith, MD Ask five people who have multiple sclerosis to list their top symptoms, and you are likely to get five different answers. Commonly known...

  • 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,...

    • Monday, August 15th, 2011
  • 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