UPDATE: Coronavirus/COVID-19

UPDATE: Coronavirus/COVID-19

On Wednesday, March 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the coronavirus a worldwide pandemic after over 100,000 people around the world have been impacted by the illness. What does this mean for you? This is a constantly evolving situation with new...
Early Signs of a Heart Attack

Early Signs of a Heart Attack

Though we’re all familiar with the classic depiction of a heart attack as something that happens quickly and intensely, this is not always the case. Heart attacks can present early warning signs in many cases–potentially enabling you to get help early in the process....
What do my blood pressure results mean?

What do my blood pressure results mean?

One of the first things to happen when you visit the doctor or urgent care center is to get your blood pressure taken. This is a quick and easy way to assess your health status and get a clear snapshot of how you are feeling. You’re given two numbers, the first one...
Should I worry about the “coronavirus?”

Should I worry about the “coronavirus?”

Earlier this year, the World Health Organization declared a public health emergency because of the concern surrounding the spread of the new coronavirus. They have identified several cases in the United States—including at least one that spread via person-to-person...
Healthy Eating Tips for Seniors

Healthy Eating Tips for Seniors

As you age, your metabolism level slows down and you are more vulnerable to serious medical conditions. Making healthy eating choices and keeping a close watch on your diet as you grow older is one of the ways in which you can prevent these chronic conditions from...
Diabetes Management

Diabetes Management

Tips For Diabetes Management Daily The most important part of diabetes management is to be aware of the disease and its implications. You need to know what makes your blood sugar rise and fall unexpectedly. Most important of all, you need to know what are the signs of...