Health in New Port Richey, FL

The benefits of walking are well documented. Plus, walking is free, it's easy, it doesn't require any fancy equipment or clothes, it's convenient, there's no set schedule and you can do it almost anywhere. Walking improves our physical and mental well-being.

Charity honours blood donor dog A Staffordshire bull terrier has won the RSPCA’s Service Animal Award in its 2019 Honours List.

New Port Richey, FL Pediatrician & family doctor, A to Z Pediatrics specializes in pediatric medicine for a child's physical, emotional and developmental health. Children's Healthcare for family and kid health in the New Port Richey area. Call 727-375-5242 for an appointment today!

Just like humans require blood transfusions for some medical procedures, so do dogs. The NAIT animal health clinic collects blood for the Canadian Animal Blood Bank, which is based in Winnipeg.

Laugh and enjoy time with good company each day–it’s beneficial for your health
For years, Readers Digest featured the column “Laughter, the Best Medicine.” It contains jokes, riddles and humorous musings designed to tickle the funny bone. But just how important is laughter to our everyday health
Turns out that when we laugh we produce natural killer cells which destroy tumors and viruses. Plus there’s an…

A Clearwater, Florida man started giving blood when he was a teenager. He's up to 100 gallons and blood bank officials say he's likely helped hundreds

Many chiropractors and other natural healing disciplines suggest fasting from time to time as a means to cleanse the body and rid it of toxins so it functions better. Critics of fasting say that it starves the body and that regular sleeping and periods in between eating are enough to give the digestive system the rest it needs. So…whom do we believe
Fasting has been practiced for centuries, for both religious and therapeutic reasons, and is well documented in Biblical accounts. It involves…

When Jacob Ingham's grandparents were involved in a serious car crash last year, he decided it was time to motivate others to roll up their sleeves to help save lives.

PANAMA CITY — Michelle Morris had to travel far away to a hospital in another county six years ago so her then unborn son could get specialized

Scoliosis does not automatically warrant a surgical solution. More and more people diagnosed with scoliosis are seeking non-surgical solutions, and for good reason.

Dark chocolate is loaded with nutrients. It's one of the best sources of antioxidants on the planet and research suggests it even improves brain function.

Anyone Can Help Others With These 9 Simple Ways I am sure we can all agree that it is often better to give than to receive. In fact, a study from the

Patients with sickle-cell anemia develop fewer bad reactions to blood from people who are close genetic matches. This means a need for more black blood donors.

Renowned melanoma physician-researcher recognized for his research in cancer genomics and immunotherapy

Don't let the term "degenerative" confuse you—degenerative disc disease does not necessarily get worse with age.

We can’t wait to show you how naturally incredible you can feel with chiropractic care. Curious? Give us a call
1. It’s effective. Your nervous system controls every cell, tissue, organ and system of your body. The primary focus of chiropractic care is the restoration of nervous system integrity. As your nervous system works better, you work better
2. It’s natural. Chiropractic care doesn’t add chemicals…

March 22 is World Water Day. The United Nations designated this day to advocate for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.
The science journal Nature shares some sobering global data:
Four billion people currently experience water scarcity at least one month of the year
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At some point in our childhood, we might have experienced chicken pox. While chicken pox most often occurs in children under the age of 12, it can also occur in adults who never had it as children.
Chickenpox is an itchy rash of spots that look like blisters and can appear all over the body while

A hearing screening is the easiest way to determine if your child is suffering from hearing loss. Thanks to a hearing screening, your pediatrician can determine the degree of hearing loss and how best to help your child hear well again. If your child’s hearing loss goes undiagnosed, it can lea

A video of Seahawks linebacker Shaquem Griffin surprising a young Seahawks fan goes viral at fan event in Jacksonville, Florida.

Dr. Shim explains how the type of personality you have can impact how well you recover from spine surgery.