Although experts agree that kids can safely enjoy Halloween this year, many parents are still nervous about COVID-19 risks and the Delta variant in particular. So what are some safe ways for people to celebrate and participate in Halloween this year?
October is well known as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. You may see lots of pink these days as different organizations help shed light on various aspects of breast cancer such as treatments, diagnosis, prevention methods, and cures.
Thanks to many incredible improvements in medical care, typical life expectancy in the United States continues to rise. Americans can now expect to live well into their late seventies on average. However, although our quantity of life is important, we must
If you haven’t already heard, August is National Wellness Month, and a great time to focus on taking care of yourself. During this time, people everywhere are making efforts to establish healthy habits and improve their quality of life.
Summertime is here and that means lots more opportunities to have fun in the sun with friends and family. In fact, spending more time outdoors is one of the best ways to increase physical activity levels and destress from the demands of work or school.
Summertime is upon us and Americans all around the country are gearing up for a fun season full of barbecues, swimming, and exciting outdoor activities. Although this can be a time of great fun, it’s always good to keep seasonal health risks in mind.
Father’s Day is a great time to give some extra love and attention to dads everywhere. When taking them out to eat or buying them gifts on this special day, we all wish these special men long, healthy, and happy lives.
Throughout your life you have likely heard about the importance of keeping blood pressure at a healthy level. Although it is one of the most important health measurements, many people still don’t know what blood pressure is or why it’s critical for health.
We all look forward to the arrival of spring when the weather warms up and flowers start to bloom. However, millions of Americans see their allergies flare during this time as plant pollens cause their immune systems to act up.
With April being Alcohol Awareness Month, we wanted to shed some light on how alcohol affects the mind and body. Some of the ways alcohol impacts our health are well known but there also some surprising effects that many people don’t know about.
By eating healthy foods, we can build great vision and make it easier for our eyes to perform at a high level. Our eyes need important vitamins, minerals, and nutrients to carry out their important work and prevent long-term damage.
We wanted to share some ways in which men can improve their health over time. Although certain factors such as genetics and family history cannot be changed, healthy lifestyle changes can significantly boost health outcomes in men.
Taking care of our bones is essential to maintaining a healthy body. Bones give our bodies the structure needed to function properly while also helping protect our organs. As we get older, it becomes even more important to protect bone health.
February is American Heart Month and a great time for Americans to focus on improving cardiovascular health for themselves and their families. Unfortunately, heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.
The COVID-19 vaccine has finally arrived and many of us have questions about it. People are definitely interested in getting vaccinated but some are wondering whether the vaccine is safe or effective. Keep reading to find answers to some common questions!
Like many Americans, you may be eager for the start of a fresh new year. 2020 brought immense change and unrest to our lives. Many of us saw our priorities shift and new sources of stress come into play, such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Thankfully, there are
With the holidays approaching, this is a great time to unwind from any stress and anxiety that may have built up in the past twelve months.
Wondering how you can unwind and destress? We’ve put together some great ways for you in this article.
For millions of people around the world, living a long and healthy life is the ultimate dream. Although longevity may seem out of our control, there are many lifestyle changes we can make to shift the odds in our favor.
Did you know that great social relationships can actually extend the human lifespan?
Having great relationships in your life is one of the best things you can do to improve your chances of living longer.
Humans are very social creatures and meaningful c
Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.