Health
Often misdiagnosed, it's time to raise awareness of the rare disease amyloidosis
(BPT) - What started as a dream trip to Hawaii became a medical turning point for Sally Cox. While snorkeling in the crystal-clear …
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The state of virtual mental health care in 5 stats
Denis Kalinichenko // Canva Since the onset of the pandemic, telehealth has become ubiquitous within the health care landscape, …
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Learn CPR as a Life-Saving Skill
  (Family Features) While many Americans agree Conventional CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) or Hands-Only CPR (HOCPR) …
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Mammograms can lower chances of dying of breast cancer. A majority of people still don't get one regularly.
Lordn // Shutterstock This year, families will lose more than 42,000 parents, siblings, and children to breast cancer. It's a …
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Keep Lawn Equipment Safety in Mind This Spring
(NAPSI)—In spring, homeowners are eager to get outside and spruce up their yards. To help, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute …
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Does Long COVID cause Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome? An analysis
Iryna Kalamurza // Shutterstock As we move into 2024, the focus of the medical world has shifted from the immediate crisis of the …
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Riding into Spring, Avoiding Skin Cancer Surgery
(NewsUSA) - It’s practically Spring, and the outdoors is calling. “I’ll be back on my bike and celebrating the return of sunny …
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How electrolytes like potassium and magnesium can boost your cognitive health
Svetlana Khutornaia // Shutterstock Have you ever considered that hidden within your daily routine might be the secret to unlocking …
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6 Tips to Maintain Your Skin's Health
(Family Features) Your skin is your first line of defense against the outer world. As the body’s largest organ, it protects you …
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5 Tips to Manage Heart Health After a Heart Attack
(BPT) - By Dr. Norman LeporSponsored by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation Dr. Lepor was not compensated for his contributions to …
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Listen to Your Heart: One Woman’s Experience Overcoming AFib

(BPT) - Many of us have likely already broken our New Year’s resolutions. Even so, now is still a good time to focus on our health. Whether it’s an annual exam or a new fitness plan, …

Americans sleep least in these U.S. cities – 2024 study

To determine cities where residents are getting the most and least sleep, SmartAsset ranked 100 of the largest U.S. cities according to the percentage of adults who reported getting less than seven hours of sleep per night on average.
A death sentence: Native Americans shut out of the nation's liver transplant system
Sharon Chischilly Native Americans are far less likely than other racial groups to gain a spot on the national liver transplant …
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Sick day slip-ups: 5 ways you might be self-sabotaging your recovery when sick
(BPT) - When an unwelcome sickness or ailment creeps up, your home becomes both a sanctuary and a battlefield in the fight against …
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Retrain Your Emotional Brain: A Natural Alternative to Weight Loss Drugs
(NewsUSA) - Weight loss drugs are proving to have serious side effects, and they are not a long-term solution.  When the injections …
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10 metros with the lowest medical office vacancy rates
Canva Despite many corporations pushing to "RTO," or return to office, commercial office landlords still struggle to keep existing …
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4 Ways to Transform Your Morning Routine for a Healthier Start
(BPT) - The way you start your morning can significantly impact your entire day. Incorporating healthy habits into your morning …
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4 Tips to Get High Cholesterol Under Control
(Family Features) Heart disease is the nation’s leading cause of death for men and women, according to the Centers for Disease …
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7 alarming maternal mental health statistics (and tips for support)
KieferPix // Shutterstock About one in 10 people who can become pregnant worldwide deal with mental health issues during pregnancy …
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Tobacco Control in Florida: Celebrating Success Today and Innovating for Tomorrow
(NAPSI)—In 2024, we can join together to get closer to achieving the goal of making Florida tobacco free by encouraging people …
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New laws are increasing price transparency in health care. Here's what they mean for you.
Canva Health care is one of the most burdensome expenses saddled on Americans. Half of adults in the U.S. report struggling to …
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7 alarming veteran mental health statistics (and tips for support)
Zoran Zeremski // Shutterstock Active military service lasts for a handful of years on average but can have a lifelong impact on …
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News for a healthful life
Did you know heart palpitations can tell the story of your heart? Sometimes these flutters can be a sign of changes to your heart health

(BPT) - Read on to learn the power of heart rhythms to tell your heart health story …Heart rhythms can tell a story with the power to help change a life.You may have heard of heart …

Modern Schizophrenia Treatment Plans Should Include Less-Frequent Dosing Options for Adult Patients
(BPT) - Talking about and acknowledging mental health challenges have evolved, with more acceptance and mainstream conversation in recent years from both patients and their loved ones, as well as …
Heart to Heart With a Leading Cardiologist: What You Need to Know About Coronary Artery Disease
(BPT) - Did you know that the heart beats about 70 times per minute?1 Despite this muscle only being about the size of your fist, it is responsible for pumping oxygen-rich blood throughout your …
How to get motivated to start your fitness routine anytime

(BPT) - If you find it hard to get yourself into the fitness mindset — and fear that the resolution season ended in January — keep in mind it's never too late to begin a routine focused …

How One Mother's Perseverance with Psoriatic Disease Helped Turn Challenge into Purpose
(BPT) - For those living with plaque psoriasis (PsO) and active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) — known collectively as psoriatic disease[1] — every day can feel like a challenge. From PsO …
The Eyes are a Window Into the Brain
(BPT) - A recent study found that in those who had aging-related cognitive issues, levels of several key micronutrients were nearly half compared with those who did not. Micronutrients are important …
COVID-19 On the Rise: Why You Should Get Vaccinated

(BPT) - The holiday season has passed, but the threat of COVID-19 has not.1 As of January 2024, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Wastewater Surveillance System …

Discovering the keys to a long, healthy life in the new year
(BPT) - Living a long life is worthy of celebration, but living a long healthy life is the ultimate goal. When given the gift of more years, most of us hope to be able to live them well — …
Anesthesiologists alert Americans to VA proposal that could impact veterans’ health care and safety
(BPT) - The nation’s Veterans deserve the highest-quality health care and 91% of them expect the same quality of care the public receives at the top-rated civilian hospitals. However, a …