You don’t have to sprint like a racer in order to reap a lifetime of health benefits from aerobic exercise. However, you won’t gain significant health benefits unless you pick up the pace to at least a moderate intensity.
More than 60 percent of Americans celebrate Halloween. Tricks for making it a healthier holiday can benefit your children and those who come to your door.
Eye problems often hide in plain sight, damaging your delicate visual system before you notice any symptoms. Here are some common problems—and therapies to relieve them.
Do you know your risk factors for high blood pressure? You can’t do anything about some risk factors. But other risk factors can be changed. Learn about the risk factors for high blood pressure by taking this quiz.
There isn't much good that can be said about smoking. Now, on a positive note, do you know how much money you can save if you quit smoking today?
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease. It is the leading cause of death in the United States in both men and women. Determine your risk for developing CAD using this assessment tool.
Even though most women with hypertension have healthy babies, they do have a higher risk of developing certain problems during pregnancy. Hypertension can damage the mother’s heart, kidneys and other organs. It can cause low-birth weight and early delivery of the baby. Early diagnosis and special monitoring of you and your baby by your healthcare provider are important.
A craniotomy is the surgical removal of part of the bone from the skull to expose the brain. This procedure is done so that brain surgery or diagnostic tests can be performed.
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