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Make Healthy Carbohydrate Choices Make Healthy Carbohydrate Choices

A Variety Of Delicious Meals And Snacks Will Hit The Spot
How much and what type of foods you eat makes a difference in your general health, and especially if you are managing diabetes. If you …

Overcome Emotional Eating, Lose Weight and Improve Health

Nine Tips From A Psychologist And Author
Negative emotions often cause people to eat when they are bored, angry or already full, says New York Times-bestselling author Dr. Susan Albers, a nationally recognized psychologist who …

Diet and Physical Activity: What’s the Cancer Connection? Diet and Physical Activity: What’s the Cancer Connection?

Learn How To Lower Your Risk Of Developing This Disease
Breast Cancer Awareness Month begins in October. While cancer is a complex group of diseases with many possible causes – such as smoking, sun exposure, viruses, …

Say Cheese! Say Cheese!

Whiter Teeth Will Make You Smile
By Judy Latta
A bright, white, picture-perfect smile can do wonders for your appearance, self-esteem and confidence. According to a survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), almost all …

Stop Feeding Your Kids “Kid Food” Stop Feeding Your Kids “Kid Food”

 

Doctor Yum Dishes Up Important Reasons To Skip The Typical Kid-Related Food And Opt For More Nutritious Options
By Dr. Nimali Fernando and Heidi DiEugenio
According to the National Institutes of Health, on any given day one-third …

Dental Implants Dental Implants

The Next Best Thing To Natural Teeth
By Judy Latta
A strong, healthy smile can do wonders for your confidence and is critical to your overall health and well-being. Unhealthy and missing teeth can interfere with eating, …

Study Shows Intestinal Bacteria May Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Study Shows Intestinal Bacteria May Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

The Production Of The Metabolite Indolepropionic Acid Is Boosted By A Fiber-Rich Diet
A high concentration of indolepropionic acid in the blood serum protects against type 2 diabetes, shows a new study from the University of …

Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever Americans Spend More Than $15 Billion on Aesthetic Procedures for First Time Ever

Record-Breaking Figures Tied To Broad Array Of Procedural Offerings, Healthy Economy And Competitive Workforce
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) reports that Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic …

Botulinum Toxin Injections Between the Brows Produce Significant Patient Satisfaction Rates Botulinum Toxin Injections Between the Brows Produce Significant Patient Satisfaction Rates

Study Highlights Patient-Perceived Benefits
Botulinum toxin type A injections are the most common cosmetic procedure performed in the United States. There were 4.3 million procedures performed in 2015 accounting for 42 percent of all cosmetic procedures …

Prostate Cancer Screening Rates Appear to Level after Recent Drop Prostate Cancer Screening Rates Appear to Level after Recent Drop

 
Declines In PSA Testing That Came After Changes In Government Screening Guidelines Have Abated
Declines in prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing that came after changes in government screening guidelines have abated in recent years, according …

Managing Arthritis is More Than Treating Pain Managing Arthritis is More Than Treating Pain

The Goal Of Treatment Is To Prevent Long-Term Joint And Organ Damage
Over 50 million Americans have arthritis, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. If you’re one of them, all you …

Six Steps Toward Preventing Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases Six Steps Toward Preventing Nearly Half of Colorectal Cancer Cases

Research-Based Strategies To Reduce Your Risk
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States. It is also one of the most preventable. Research shows that Americans can prevent tens of thousands …

Dental Implants Dental Implants

The Next Best Thing To Natural Teeth
By Judy Latta
A strong, healthy smile can do wonders for your confidence and is critical to your overall health and well-being. Unhealthy and missing teeth can interfere with eating, …

Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk Fewer Than Half of Americans Recognize  Controllable Factors That Affect Cancer Risk

More cite unproven factors as a cancer cause than recognize obesity and other established risk factors
More Americans attribute stress and other unproven factors as those leading to cancer than recognize that alcohol, processed meat and …

Modest Increases in High Blood Pressure Linked to Death; Heart Failure Modest Increases in High Blood Pressure Linked to Death; Heart Failure

American Heart Association Report Reveals Greater Risk To African American Adults Of All Ages
Even modest increases in high blood pressure were linked to a greater risk of death and heart failure among African American adults …

The Younger Face of Plastic Surgery The Younger Face of Plastic Surgery

The Aging Face Takes On New Meaning As More Young Adults And Teens Opt For Aesthetic Procedures
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) has announced the outcomes of its annual survey, …

Lip Implants Gaining Popularity Lip Implants Gaining Popularity

Millions More Use Injections To Get The Perfect Pucker
A record number of patients underwent lip augmentation procedures in 2015, making them the second-fastest growing facial procedure in the United States since 2000. Only dermabrasion procedures …