Wellness & Prevention


Baptist Health Experts on Closing the Healthcare...

As defined by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, health equity is reached when everyone has “a fair and just opportunity to attain...

April 25, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: 30% Develop ‘Long COVID’ in New...

New Study: At Least 30% of Those Infected Suffered from ‘Long COVID’ New research has found that 30 percent of people treated for COVID-19 developed...

April 22, 2022 / 3 min read


Allergy Seasons Expected to Get Longer, Stronger...

If you thought allergy seasons are getting longer and more intense, you’re probably right, according to a major new study getting a lot of attention....

April 6, 2022 / 4 min read


Roundup: Latest on Approved 2nd Boosters; Alcohol-Related...

2nd Booster of Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Authorized: What You Need to Know People age 50 and older are eligible for a second booster dose of...

April 1, 2022 / 4 min read


Lifelong Benefits of Exercise: Can 75 Be...

As part of a new major study of lifelong exercisers, researchers have found that those in their mid-70s who have been active for most of...

March 10, 2022 / 3 min read


Digestive Health: Sensitive But Vital Issues to...

Digestive health is not a comfortable topic for patients to talk about with their doctors, but these conditions are extremely common and need attention if...

March 7, 2022 / 4 min read


Thyroid Disease May Have Few or No...

The thyroid gland, located in the front of the neck below the Adam’s apple, is about two inches long — but it plays a big...

January 27, 2022 / 4 min read


How Much Exercise Will Offset 10 or...

Too much sitting, or as much as 10 hours a day of not moving around, can increase your risk of chronic disease, including high cholesterol,...

January 13, 2022 / 3 min read


Fitness Resolution Injuries: Exercise Equipment Mishaps and...

Many people are vowing to get into shape as their 2022 resolution — only to find unwelcome barriers that include doing too much too soon...

January 4, 2022 / 3 min read