Health in Lynden, WA

National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

More people suffer from high blood pressure, which affects ±50% of people over 65, than low blood pressure or hypotension. Luckily, low blood pressure isn’t usually dangerous and you will probably experience symptoms which will warn you that something is wrong. Blood pressure is the measurement of pressure in our arteries and is measured in two ways. Systolic pressure (the top number) is the reading when…

Taking preventive action is your best defense against having to deal with extreme cold-weather conditions. By preparing your home and car in advance for winter emergencies, and by observing safety precautions during times of extremely cold weather, you can reduce the risk of weather-related health problems.

What is high blood pressure or hypertension? The American Heart Association provides information on high blood pressure, low blood pressure, and how to monitor, treat and prevent high blood pressure.

TechPoint has announced the nominees for its 18th annual Mira Awards presented by Angie’s List, Genesys, & Salesforce. Honoring The Best of Tech in Indiana.

There are more than 200 types of headaches. Some are harmless and some are life-threatening. The description of the headache and findings on neurological examination, determine whether additional tests are needed and what treatment is best. Headaches are broadly classified as "primary" or "secondary". Primary headaches

Your body doesn’t shut down when you sleep. The night is a regenerative time. Our bodies are mending and rejuvenating so that when we wake up we feel refreshed and ready to take on the day. That’s not always automatic, though. When it comes to back and neck pain, your body needs a little help…

Upper back pain is not as prevalent as lower back pain, but can be very painful. Examine the common upper back pain causes and treatment options.

Eskenazi doctor Kevin Tolliver The transition from inpatient to outpatient medical care can be a challenging process and can lead to frustration for both patients and health care providers. Hospit...

When the weather warms up, shop Ace to find pools and accessories to help you beat the heat. We have everything you need to make a splash and stay cool.

It wasn’t only the aging demographic that prompted high-tech firms to throw their hats in the healthcare ring.  Nor was it the market opportunities created by the Affordable Care Act (AC

World Toilet Day is about inspiring action to tackle the global sanitation crisis. Today, 4.5 billion people live without a household toilet that safely disposes of their waste
The Sustainable Development Goals, launched in 2015, include a target to ensure everyone has access to a safely-managed household toilet by 2030. This makes sanitation central to eradicating extreme poverty
In 2013, the United Nations General Assembly officially…