Health in Orange Park, FL

When most Americans think of truckers, they imagine big, burly men — not Melissa Rojas. The Michigan-based mom is one of less than 6% of long-haul drivers who are women. Though weeks on the road can s

Find out what fast-food is healthy. Our list includes picks from KFC, McDonald's, Taco Bell, and more, plus healthy fast-food desserts.

June, July, August Remember, you can enjoy the taste of any fruit or vegetable year-round.Fresh, frozen, canned, dried, and 100% juice - it all coun

To honor the courageous journey of our patients, Brooks selects a small group of stroke survivors each year to recognize for the achievements they have made. We are proud to introduce to you our Faces of Stroke for 2016
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Brooks Rehabilitation
Jacksonville, Florida
One of the top rehab hospitals in the U.S
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First Lady Michelle Obama and FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg announce proposed updates to the Nutrition Facts label as part of an effort to help families make healthier choices&nbs

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS Experts say that sitting is one of the biggest factors contributing to obesity and heart disease, so people need to get up and get moving. It can lower your risk of high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes as much as running can, according to …

The main purpose of an oil filter is to prevent large particles of dirt from causing damage to equipment components. In order to help control contamination within lubricated systems, follow these...

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS President Obama continued his focus on improving the nation’s health this week by declaring February as American Heart Month and kick starting the annual awareness campaign against the nation’s No. 1 killer. The tradition of American Heart Month began with President Lyndon Baines Johnson in …

Walk with a Doc
Join Baptist Primary Care for a walk
Walk with a Doc is a walking program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. What better way to start your weekend than on your feet making strides to help your heart and improving your general health to live longer! While you walk at your own pace you'll have the opportunity to have questions answered by local physicians.
9:00 am Registration
Brief talk by Sofija Rak, MD, to immediately…

Actor Michael Douglas shocked TV audiences across the country when he announced on the David Letterman Show in 2010 that he has stage IV oral cancer. Fortunately, the cancer had not spread and his radiation and chemotherapy treatments were successful. This year, Douglas teamed up with the Oral Cance

Did you know that millions of Americans have some degree of gum recession? Are you one of them?
Gum recession is the loss of the pink gum tissue that surrounds your teeth and can lead to exposure of the root surface of your teeth. In addition to the obvious aesthetic issues, recession can also resu

While our children are small, we want to make sure they receive the best (and safest) care — that’s why a parent’s job can include finding the most comfortable stroller, picking out the best-rated car seat… and making sure kids get top-quality health care. When it comes to de

Are outdoor dogs OK in the winter? How cold is too cold for dogs? Do dogs need boots and sweaters? We reveal misconceptions about caring for dogs in winter.

Tackling a hefty new monthly expense can be daunting, particularly for recent grads who haven’t found steady work. But grads have many options for making student loan payments more manageable,

The GI Bill provides educational assistance to servicemembers, veterans, and their dependents.

Many different chiropractic treatments exist for treating back pain and neck pain, with manipulation a popular chiropractic technique for some and the use of various instruments preferable to others.