General Health


5 Tips for Healthy, Injury-Free Running

Olympic track and field athletes are highly trained and conditioned to avoid injury. But for everyone else who runs regularly to stay in shape or...

July 30, 2021 / 3 min read


Exercise and Your Health: How Being Fit...

New studies have heralded another major advantage to being physically active or taking part in a regular exercise routine: Those who are fit are less...

July 14, 2021 / 2 min read


How Gut Bacteria Affects Many Aspects of...

Most people don’t realize they share their bodies with trillions of bacteria, fungi and other microbes. The majority of these live deep within our intestines...

July 12, 2021 / 5 min read


Children’s Health: Water Safety at the Pool...

While U.S. public health officials say there are no reports of COVID-19 spreading to people through the water in pools, water playgrounds, or other properly...

June 10, 2021 / 2 min read


Hurricane Season 2021: COVID-19 is Still a...

There’s been some progress against COVID-19 over the past year, especially with the benefit of having several vaccination options available. But the COVID-19 pandemic is...

May 28, 2021 / 4 min read


‘I’m Pain-Free Now’ — An Active Lifestyle...

Throughout her years in school and afterward as she took part in many sports and workouts, Adriana Collado dealt with a discomforting pain in her...

May 4, 2021 / 3 min read


‘Health Equity’: Experts Focus on Reducing Disparities...

Health equity will occur when every person has the opportunity to “attain his or her full health potential” and no one is disadvantaged from achieving...

April 20, 2021 / 5 min read


Roundup: Vaccines May Ease ‘Long Haul’ Symptoms;...

Vaccines Reportedly Help Relieve ‘Long Haul’ COVID Symptoms, But More Studies Needed The term “long haulers” refers to COVID-19 survivors who have experienced a range...

April 16, 2021 / 4 min read


Here’s How Arthritis is Diagnosed and Treated...

Arthritis affects roughly 55 million U.S. adults — about 1 in 4 — and it’s one of the most common chronic conditions in the nation....

April 2, 2021 / 3 min read