Good Day's Jason Harper talks to Dr. Eric Warren about how you should be treating pain in your lower back.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Keep Asthma, Allergies at Bay with Spring Cleaning Tips
Keep Asthma, Allergies at Bay with Spring Cleaning Tips | Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America 3/23/162:41 PM By Danielle Hegedus The thought of spring cleaning is sometimes met with mixed responses. Some people dread it. Others find the intensive cleaning cathartic. However, spring cleaning is especially important if you or anyone in your family suffers from asthma or allergies. Cleaning can cut the amount of allergens in the air and the potential for dangerous flare-ups But dust and fumes kicked up during spring cleaning may irritate your asthma and allergies. This makes it essential to take precautions Read on for room-by-room tips to help make cleaning easier for anyone afflicted with asthma and allergies. Bedrooms…
How Medical Surveillance Is Improving Health Care
Digital technology is revolutionizing health care, and advances in medical surveillance are playing a major rol…
How Chiropractic Helps Trigger Finger
Stenosing tenosynovitis, also known as “trigger finger,” is a repetitive strain injury that is one of the most common injuries in the workplace. It is marked by one finger or thumb that is stuck in a bent position and pops or snaps when straightened. It is caused by an inflamed or irritated flexor tendon. AsRead More
Here's what mortgage debt looks like nationwide
In a report released last week, Experian announced that the average mortgage debt nationally is $196,014, up 2.5 percent in a year and more than 6 percent since 2008.
How To Lose Weight Fast Without Crash Dieting
Crash diets are the freaking worst.
What must be done before domestic violence turns deadly
Karen Smith, a special education teacher in San Bernardino, tried to escape her violent husband, but he fatally shot her and an 8-year-old student. Domestic violence happens in every community, and studies show that the presence of a gun dramatically increases the risk that the relationship will end in death.
What Might Work To Improve Outcomes Of Youth Aging Out of Foster Care
Sarah C. Threnhauser, MPA The “outcomes” for the 24,000 youth in the foster care system that enter adulthood each year don’t look good – they are less likely to graduate college, are more likely to be unemployed or underemployed, and have limited financial resources. The advocacy group Children’s Rights reports that 47% of former foster children are unemployed, and of those with jobs, 71% report an annual income of less than $25,000 (see Unemployment Rampant Among Former Foster Youth); and less than 10% of former foster care youth earn a bachelor’s degree (see Fostering Success in Education: National Factsheet on the Educational Outcomes of Children in Foster Care). State approaches to addressing the situation – and…
What to Do If an Abuser Violates a Personal Protection Order
Personal protection orders are important documents that can help protect you and your family. Unfortunately, they’re not always adhered to by batterers. Here are the steps you should take if someone violate...