The word shorts may be a not-so-pleasant word for some, as summer can be a difficult time for those with varicose veins in their legs. Varicose veins shouldn't be a reason for legs to be covered up during the hot months.
How Can Hip Injuries Be Prevented?
It's difficult to prevent all hip injuries, says Fred Redfern, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Sunrise Hospital. In this video, he says that proper conditioning and avoiding extremes of motion can help prevent some hip injuries.
People with kidney problems, especially those on dialysis, should not eat too many potassium-rich foods. The health care provider will recommend a special diet High blood pressure usually has no symptoms. The only way to find out if you have high blood pressure is to get regular blood pressure checks from your health care provider If you already have high blood pressure, it is important to prevent it from getting worse or causing complications. You should get regular medical care and follow your prescribed treatment plan. Your plan will include healthy lifestyle habit recommendations and possibly medication. For reliable information on blood pressure, or any health related topic, contact the Health Information Center . Staffed by…
The 20 Best Foods to Eat for Breakfast
These 20 staples and mix-ins will give you all the energy and nutrients you need in the morning.
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How Performance Reviews Can Harm Mental Health
Neuroscience shows that traditional performance reviews can leave employees stressed. Some companies are trying a new approach.
What Are the Signs of Heat Exhaustion?
If you're sweating heavily, you could be developing heat exhaustion, but there are other less obvious signs. Learn what they are—and when to get immediate medical help—by watching the video.
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…
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How to Give Yourself a Diabetic Foot Exam
Stay a step ahead of diabetes-related foot complications by performing regular self-exams. The good news is that you don't have to be a gymnast to do this easy foot exam.