Health in Monroe, LA

Prescribing antibiotics for urinary tract infections (or 'UTIs') may often be avoided among older adults, suggests new research.

Computer use is a leading reason most women have back pain. Try these few simple tweeks to improve your posture at work and put a stop to back pain.

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If not used properly walkers and other assistive walking devices can cause the accidents they were meant to prevent.

The nervous system is an intricate electrical system, much like a computer. It recalls information, performs calculations on the fly and solves the most complex of problems.“The nervous system is what allows humans to juggle while riding a...

9/12/2016 by Dr. Christina Chen
Up to 15% of the U.S. population suffers from some form of chronic pain, which can cause distress, limit daily activities and lead to debility. this is seen more often in older adults, where health issues, such as degenerative join disease and diabetes, may cause additional pain and neuropathy. Living with longstanding pain can be frustrating, affecting our moods, relationships, stress…

From Iraq War vets turned triathletes to teenage sprinters battling cerebral palsy, this month's Paralympics will showcase the sporting talent and courage of more than 4,000 athletes.

Our home care resources for families will help you the services for seniors available, so you know your options and how to talk to your loved one about them.

The first funeral I ever officiated left an impression. It was a “Christian suicide.” While I am thankful for my seminary degrees, there are certain experiences no classroom will adequately prepare anyone for.
At 43, Kim was in the prime of her life and a devout Christian who regularly attended ou

Skaters in their 60s, 70s and 80s still enjoy their activity

An exhibition and conference highlight rare images of the contribution of Africans to Indian society.

Full details on the updated 2015 Nissan car, truck, SUV, and van lineup.

National Coffee Day is September 29. Find out where you can get free coffee today! Also, send free Coffee Day eCards.

A team of researchers at the University of Cambridge has come up with an innovation that can “unprint” something. By using long and ultrashort pulsed lasers, the technology can ...

Industry sources believe a new Apple TV could be released along with the iPad 3.

Just how much of a success is the Amazon Kindle Fire? According to one financial analyst, a very big one. Jordan Rohan of investment bank Stifel Niclaus just upped his estimate ...

Steve Jobs has been named the second greatest innovator of all time, behind Thomas Edison, in the 2012 Lemelson-MIT Invention Index. The data comes from a survey asking 1,010 Am...

Somewhere, the spirit of Steve Jobs is smiling. The company he so reluctantly left behind is in better shape than ever. Jobs' hand-picked successor, Tim Cook, is a well-compensa...

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Smartphones and tablets — particularly the iPad — are becoming an increasingly significant source of web traffic in the U.S. According to web analytics firm comScore, smartphone...

Steve Jobs will be remembered for ushering in fundamental changes in the way people interact with technology -- but also for the way he was able to explain these changes and make them easy to understand. Here, a compendium of some of his best quotes.