Eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables is good for your health, and it may reduce your risk for many chronic illnesses. Here’s how to choose produce at the peak of its freshness so you’ll enjoy it even more.
Answer these four questions to test your knowlege about this common problem.
If you’re caring for aging parents, there’s a good chance one or both of them has a chronic condition. That can be stressful for them—and for you.
True or false: Polio vaccines should be kept up-to-date throughout your lifetime.
BMI, or body mass index, uses weight and height to calculate weight status for adults. BMI for children and teens also takes into account gender and age because healthy body fatness differs between boys and girls and changes as they grow. This BMI calculator will help you determine if your child is at a healthy weight.
This short assessment will help you find out if you have major risk factors for ovarian cancer.
A metered-dose inhaler is a device that is used to treat lung conditions like asthma or COPD. It measures and sends the right amount of medicine to your lungs. Watch and learn how to use one correctly.
In arthrography, a series of X-rays is taken with the joint in various positions after contrast dye is placed in the joint. Find out more about this procedure and what you should do if your doctor orders this test.
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