News of Note

Spice Of Life

If you’re searching for a happier life, you might try mixing it up a bit… because as one study found, variety really is the spice of life.

Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Month, typically recognized across the country with screenings, health fairs, and health education activities.

Men’s Health Week begins on June 15 and continues through Father’s Day. It is an opportunity for the men in our communities to familiarize themselves with the symptoms and warning signs of diseases that pose a risk to them.

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The Wear Blue Campaign

Tele-Medicare

Medicare has announced that it will expand its coverage to include telemedicine. The move is aimed at helping seniors keep follow-up visits to their doctors in the comfort of their own home; thereby limiting exposure to colds, flu and viruses, such as the Corona virus.

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Medicare Embraces Telehealth

Belly-Fat Fix

Excess weight that develops around the middle of the body can lead to a host of health problems. But what if you could take a “fat-buster” to dissolve the fat before it sticks to you?

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Removing Belly Fat

Tooth Be Told

You may have heard that you can tell the age of a tree by counting the rings on its stump. But new science shows that, much like the rings on a tree, your teeth can provide an archive of your life.

The new research published in the journal, Scientific Reports, can be used by archeologists to piece together a more complete understanding of the lives of past civilizations.

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Teeth Reveal Human History

Daddy Do-Over

When it comes to getting the perfect Father’s Day gift for dad, there are traditional gifts like ties and socks, and tech gifts and gadgets. But you may not believe the newest gift trending now. Move over Mommy Make-over and make room for the Daddy Do-Over.

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American Society of Plastic Surgeons 

Reading Your Mind

A new development in scientific research shows promise for those with neuro-degenerative diseases.

The company, Neurosteer, is in the process of developing a wearable device that can track and record brain activity. The groundbreaking technology can evaluate and monitor patients for their risk of developing diseases like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and more.

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Brain Activity Monitor

National Women's Health Week

In the United States Mother’s Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May. It's a time to honor mom along with all the inspirational women who have guided us in life.

On May 10, as we celebrate Mother’s Day, we also mark the beginning of National Women's Health Week. During National Women's Health Week, each year millions of women take steps to improve their health and build positive healthy habits for life.

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Find Your Health Quiz

Women Taking Pains

Coronary artery disease presents differently in men and women and a new study finds that one of the differences can manifest as pain.

The study, recently presented at a virtual meeting of the World Congress of Cardiology, showed that women with coronary artery disease have less narrowing in their blood vessels but more chest pain than men with the condition.

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Women & CAD