Health Education


From Guatemala With Gratitude: Businessman Takes HeartFelt...

Javier Gomez, an executive for a family-owned agricultural business in Guatemala, turned 50 in September and describes himself as a “pretty healthy person” who never...

February 8, 2021 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Latest on ‘Double Masking’; CDC...

Does a ‘Double Mask’ Offer Better Protection? Yes. But a Single, Double-Layered Mask Works, CDC Still Says Public health officials are saying that doubling up...

January 29, 2021 / 4 min read


Dementia & Memory Disorders: When Certain Behavior...

We all occasionally draw a blank on a password or forget where we left our keys. Developing some minor memory issues can be a part...

January 19, 2021 / 5 min read


Primary Care Q&A: Here’s Why It’s Vital...

Want to take control of your health in 2021? A good place to start is a visit with a primary care physician. In a 10-year...

January 12, 2021 / 6 min read


Roundup: Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Households; Washing,...

CDC: Follow These Steps to Prevent COVID-19 Transmission Inside Your Household As the holidays come to an end, U.S. public health officials are reinforcing guidance...

December 31, 2020 / 3 min read


Tips for Long Distance Runners: Beating Physical,...

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended many events, forcing most to go virtual. For 2021, this also applies to the cancelled Miami Marathon and Half Marathon...

December 28, 2020 / 4 min read


Tips for Defeating Acid Reflux Naturally

GERD, known mostly as “acid reflux,” is the most common reason Americans are referred to gastroenterologists, doctors who specialize in disorders of the digestive system....

December 28, 2020 / 2 min read


Roundup: Flu Rates Decline; Fitness Apps Surge;...

CDC: Flu Cases Down as Precautions Against COVID-19 Help Prevent ‘Twindemic’ Higher flu vaccination rates, combined with the social distancing, below normal travel, and the...

December 24, 2020 / 4 min read


Being Heart Healthy is About ‘Eating Patterns’...

As the first “shelter-in-place” orders went into effect in March of this year, the American Heart Association (AHA) intensified its campaign to educate U.S. adults...

December 23, 2020 / 3 min read