December 26, 2017
Many times your heart’s health is slowly compromised by conditions like diabetes, obesity or chronic stress, which could manifest into a heart...
December 12, 2017
An ER physician answers questions about mumps, talks about the importance of vaccinations and how to protect yourself before and during an outbreak...
December 5, 2017
Diabetes is best treated, and may even be reversible, when it's caught early. Here are some common warning signs of the disease to watch out ...
November 28, 2017
What can be dished up tart or sweet and melds with turkey and trail mix as easily as bread and sauces? Cranberries. And they're so good for you...
November 21, 2017
You've had your blood pressure read and know what's normal, but how do the numbers check out with the American Heart Association's newest blood...
October 31, 2017
Looking for new recipes to add to old family favorites, or just a few ways to cut down on holiday calories? Relax. We've done the work for you:...
October 3, 2017
Just one jar to the head can lead to brain changes that persist for a year or more, according to a 2013 study published in Radiology. But at ...
September 29, 2017
A new Netflix documentary on fibromyalgia, has cast a new spotlight on the chronic pain condition.
September 26, 2017
Despite the recent increase in awareness, confusion about fibromyalgia persists. We asked Dr. Noel So, a Denver-based physical medicine and rehabilitation...
September 25, 2017
Joint pain is a common ailment among older adults, increasing in severity with injury and age.
September 19, 2017
Selena Gomez, the most followed person on Instagram (@selenagomez), recently announced on the social platform that she underwent a kidney transplant...
September 12, 2017
Get the scoop on choosing the right supplement for your health goals.

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September 8, 2017
Make delicious Buffalo Chicken Chili in your slow cooker.
September 5, 2017
After your home has been hit by a hurricane, the recovery process can be extensive, from returning home from an evacuation to assessing and rebuilding...
August 29, 2017
More than two-thirds of deadly skin cancers occur as new lesions
August 22, 2017
If you think of swimming only as a leisure activity, then you are sorely mistaken. Water training has become a legitimate form of cross training...
August 14, 2017
Dr. Mark Ewald, an ophthalmologist at TriStar Centennial Medical Center, addresses key questions on eye protection for the Great American Eclipse...
August 14, 2017
Your eyes add more depth to each daily experience. Simply put, they're one of your most prized possessions.

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August 11, 2017
A bum knee can be a nightmare for runners — and the rest of us, too.
August 8, 2017
Research has shown that too much of the sweet stuff can lead to obesity, type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease, cognitive decline and even...
August 1, 2017
The transition back to school can be hard on kids and parents alike. Here's how you can ease it.
July 25, 2017
Natural is in because "natural" means safe, right? That's not always the case. Learn more about shopping safety guidelines for "natural" products...
July 10, 2017
Losing weight can be difficult for all of us, even if you are a doctor who specializes in internal medicine like me.
June 27, 2017
Coconut oil is being touted as a cure-all in many health circles - but is it actually beneficial to your health?
June 22, 2017
As a board-certified general surgeon at Poinciana Medical Center, I see many patients each month who are seeking relief from gallstones, and ...
June 18, 2017
"It was something I was born with, but they didn’t catch it till I was two and a half years old..."
June 10, 2017
If you have sickle cell disease, a pediatric (childhood) hematologist is probably directing your medical care.
June 6, 2017
Scleroderma is a disease of the body's connective tissue, which provides support and form for organs and structures.
May 30, 2017
Weight loss tips to help you get swimsuit ready, the healthy way, and stay slim all year long.
May 11, 2017
Infections spread in schools so easily because students are in close contact and share supplies and equipment.
May 9, 2017
Before you pull your bike out of the garage, let’s find out how to stay safe on two wheels.
May 3, 2017
"Because of that, education was always a trademark for us."
April 28, 2017
Here's what you need to know about this life-saving vaccination.
April 26, 2017
Texting while driving is riskier than driving while upset or mentally distracted, a new study suggests.
April 21, 2017
Binge drinking is the most common pattern of excessive alcohol use in the United States.
April 17, 2017
Organ transplants have saved more than 2 million years of life in the United States over 25 years.
April 14, 2017
If you’ve ever heard a loud pop as you bent down to pick something up, you'll be relieved to know that it's normal for your joints to make these...
April 13, 2017
"We met on the 4th floor, the medical oncology and telemetry unit..."

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April 12, 2017
Heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide.
April 9, 2017
What does it mean to be distracted while driving? Whenever the road isn't your only concern, you're distracted, even if you think you're a multitasking...
April 6, 2017
Brisk walking is as good as running for reducing blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes risk.
April 4, 2017
When people think of rape, they might picture a stranger jumping out of a shadowy place and attacking someone.
March 29, 2017
You and your kids have probably seen people who have Down syndrome.
March 28, 2017
"My dad was raised by a single mother, which made him really independent, driven..."

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March 23, 2017
“I started working here in 2006 and shortly after, kept getting back pain that got worse and worse..."

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March 22, 2017
Here are some important ways to help prevent kids from eating or drinking a poisonous substance.
March 21, 2017
This gingery strawberry-kale smoothie is rich in beta-carotene.
March 15, 2017
It’s important to talk with your kids about others with special needs. Here are some things to keep in mind when you have that conversation.
March 8, 2017
Healthy eating habits reduce women's risk of type II diabetes, new research finds.
March 6, 2017
As a nation, one of our final memories of 2016 was Debbie Reynolds, a Hollywood starlet from the 1950s, dying of a stroke just one day after ...
February 28, 2017
When we found out I was pregnant in 2010 we were so excited… So happy, but definitely not prepared!

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February 28, 2017
Taking good care of our health and physical fitness is important for all of us, but some people can take it too far, which can lead to an eating...
February 17, 2017
Sometimes it feels impossible to find someone who’s right for you — and who thinks you’re right for him or her too.
February 14, 2017
Eating disorders are so common in America that one to two of every 100 students will struggle with one.
January 31, 2017
Exercise has many health benefits. It can strengthen your heart and muscles, reduce your body fat, and lower your risk of many diseases.
January 31, 2017
Find out how an emotionally stressful event, like the loss of a loved one, can result in a serious condition called broken heart syndrome.
January 24, 2017
Healthy relationships involve respect, trust and consideration for the other person. Sadly, not all relationships are healthy. In fact, one in...