News of Note

Men's Health Week

Wear BLUE

 

 

 

The Wear BLUE campaign was created by Men’s Health Network to raise awareness about the importance of male health and to encourage men to live longer and healthier lives.

 

 

 



Apps for Seniors

Apps for Seniors

 

 

 

In an unusual partnership of long-time business rivals, Apple and IBM, are getting together to develop apps that can help seniors with iPads.

 


Cancer Survivors

Cancer Survivors

 

 

 

National Cancer Survivors Day is observed each year on the first Sunday in June.

 

 

 

 

WEB EXTRAS


Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer

 

 

 

According to the Prostate Cancer Foundation, each day, more than 500 men in America are diagnosed with prostate cancer.

 

And more than 65% of all prostate cancers diagnosed in men are over the age of 65.

 


My Plate

My Plate

 

 

 


We often hear “Eat a balanced diet” – but how many of us actually know what that means?


According to the Office of Nutrition and Food Sciences in the FDA Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, eating a balanced diet means eating a wide variety of foods

 


Men's Health Week

UTI Treatment

 

 

 

 

More than half of all women will experience a urinary tract infection at some point in their lives.  There’s mounting evidence that many E. coli strains, the common cause for UTIs, are becoming resistant to common antibiotics most commonly used to treat them.

 

 

 



Feeling Obese

Feeling Obese

 

 

 

As Americans, we’re fatter than ever. Now there’s even more evidence that, as a result, we’re also more depressed than ever…

Fitness Rankings

Fitness Rankings

 

 

 

 

The latest fitness rankings have been released by BetterDoctor.com and they aren’t good.

 

 



Sleep & Stroke Risk

Sleep & Stroke Risk

 

 

 

You know the saying “You Snooze, you lose?”  Well now it may apply to your life.