Health Wellness
 
 
 
Health Wellness
 

Liver disease: unmanaged condition exacts a heavy toll

Chronic liver disease, which often leads to cirrhosis (scarring of the liver) saps the body’s vitality. Worse, it can rob someone of their mind. For about half of people with liver disease and cirrhosis, the condition pro...
 
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How food safety knowledge can affect your health

Whether you’re feeding yourself or feeding your family, it’s important to know that the food you’re eating is safe and nutritious. But perceptions about finding a balance between those two essential factors ha...

 
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Irritable Bowel Syndrome: As many as 1 in 7 have it, but few speak of it

It’s a disorder that affects between 25 and 45 million people in the United States. Its exact cause is not known and for those who suffer from irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, the symptoms can have a significant impact o...
 
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Waterproof hearing aids allow Americans to get out and play

Not too long ago Susan Kladitis felt like quitting life. The young grandmother and native of the Florida gulf coast is an avid kayaker and boater. Kladitis lives for the time she spends on the water with her family. But her old...
 
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Fuel your summer activities with smart foods that keep you going

As the sun stays in the sky longer and temperatures warm up, being more active is simply second-nature. Getting outdoors gives a new vitality to any exercise routine, whether you’re kicking off training for your first 5K ...