Disease Prevention and Treatment
Tips on preventing and treating diseases that affect quality of life.
5 Tips to Help You Sleep
Getting enough sleep is a common problem. Use these five tips to help you get the sleep you need.
Cancer and Angiogenesis
Surprising Angiogenesis research indicates it may be possible to starve cancer. Eating these five foods on a regular basis may help your body starve cancer and prevent cancer from growing.
Cancer is on the rise globally. Cancer organizations all concur the best way to prevent cancer is to eat fruits and vegetables along with an exercise program.
Fields of Public Health
Do you know the major fields in public health? Learn more about the core fields that make-up public health.
Flu Shot Recommendations
Flu season is quickly approaching and flu shots have become available. Read here to find out more about the flu shot, who should get it, and the side effects.
Hand Washing to Prevent Disease
Proper hand washing can prevent disease throughout the year, especially during cold and flu season.
Heart Disease Risk Factors and Prevention
World Heart Day is September 28, 2008. To promote awareness of heart disease, here are some of the major risk factors associated with heart disease and heart attack, as well as preventative steps you can take.
High Blood Pressure Facts
Facts concerning High Blood Pressure and Prevention. High Blood Pressure is an increasing problem in many countries. Understanding the disease will help you prevent or control it.
High Fructose Corn Syrup - What is It?
High Fructose Corn Syrup - What is it and why is it used? You have probably heard of it but you may not know its history.
High Fructose Corn Syrup Advocates
Read what the advocates of High Fructose Corn Syrup have to say about this product.
High Fructose Corn Syrup Debate
The High Fructose Corn Syrup debate rages on. This is the first article of a series that will delve into this heated debate.
High Fructose Corn Syrup Issues
Consumer groups are fighting to ban High Fructose Corn Syrup. Find out why these groups claim HFCS causes weight gain.
Holiday Travel Health Tips
Many people travel to enjoy the holidays with their relatives. Here are five tips to help keep you safe and healthy throughout your holiday travels.
Holistic Medicine Defined
Learn about holistic medicine and why many physicians embrace this approach to healing.
How Long Does Your Makeup Last?
Do you know how long your makeup lasts? Using expired products can lead to bacterial infections. Find out how long you should keep your products before throwing them out.
Make Healthy Heart Resolutions
February is American Heart Month! This is a good time to make 'healthy heart' resolutions.
Melatonin Uses, Side Effects, and Warnings
Melatonin is a supplement that is often used for jet lag and insomnia. It can have serious side effects and must be used with caution.
Natural Allergy Relief -- Allergic Load
You can relieve spring and fall allergy symptoms by reducing your allergic load -- your overall exposure to allergens.
Pertussis Vaccine Recommendations
Pertussis, or whooping cough, is a preventable disease that kills thousands each year. You may already know that children in the US receive a series of vaccinations to prevent this disease, but did you know that the CDC now recommends that adults between ages 19 and 64 receive a booster shot?
Pneumococcal Vaccine Recommendations
Do you need to get a pneumonia shot this year? Read on to find out about the current recommendations for the pneumonia shot including who should get it, how often, and what the side effects are.
Safe Thanksgiving Dinner Preparation
Make sure your Thanksgiving dinner is prepared safely. Read here tips on turkey cooking, food storage, and general preparation.
Salmonella Facts You Should Know
Salmonella is a common cause of food poisoning. Learn how to recognize and avoid this painful digestive illness.
Sleep -- Secret Weapon to Prevent Disease
You probably know how much you want more sleep, but do you know how much you need more sleep?
Look here for articles on the risks of smoking and what you can do to minimize them.
The Importance of Hydration
Are you drinking enough water? Keeping hydrated will help you feel better and may reduce your chances of getting certain cancers.
Tips to Fight Jet Lag
Five tips to help you beat jet lag this holiday season.
Travel Health -- Stay Safe and Secure
Public transportation such as bus, rail, and air can expose you to unfamiliar germs in larger-than-normal numbers. Accidents can also occur. Be prepared!
Turkey Thawing Tips
Do you know to safely thaw you Thanksgiving turkey? Read here to find out the safe ways to thaw your turkey.
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