News of Note

Escaping Heart Failure

Middle-age couch potatoes listen up! There is still time to lower your risk of heart failure… and the solution probably won’t surprise you…

Also, step up your physical activity by joining cardiologist, Dr. Nitza Alvarez, every second Saturday of the month for Walk With a Doc. Participants will enjoy a brief presentation on an important health topic followed by a “walk-at-your-own-pace” lead by Dr. Alvarez.

Men’s Health Month

The month of June is recognized as Men’s Health Month a time to focus on the health of the special men in our lives.

Men’s Health Month aims to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys with community screenings, health fairs, and health education activities.

The Male Pill

Men looking for more effective options for birth control may be one step closer to success, thanks a male birth control pill emerging from clinical trials.