Category for: HEALTH

5 reasons to get your kids’ hearing checked this year

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It isn't just older adults who need to get their hearing tested periodically.

Forget the pricey trip to the spa with simple DIY tips and tricks

(BPT) - With a whole new year ahead, now is the perfect time to relax and refresh with at-home spa treatments that are easy, natural,

“Dancing with the Stars®*” Finalist Amy Purdy Shares Her Story to Help Protect Teens from Meningococcal Meningitis

(BPT) - World class snowboarder, Paralympic®** medalist and 'Dancing with the Stars' finalist Amy Purdy and her mother, Sheri, have teamed up to launch Take

Tips for traveling while on kidney dialysis

(BPT) - For people who have lost the function of their kidneys, dialysis is a life-sustaining treatment they must undergo several times per week.

Although dialysis

Women’s pain: Common, treatable and often overlooked or mismanaged [Infographic]

(BPT) - Everyone feels pain at some point. Women have a particularly interesting relationship with pain - childbirth is considered to be one of the

Flu myths versus facts for parents and caregivers [Infographic]

(BPT) - According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), flu activity remains high in the U.S. and is now widespread. But

7 facts to power through the toughest cold or flu

(BPT) - This year's cold and flu season is well underway. IMS Health Flu Activation

Simple swaps for a healthy lifestyle

(BPT) - Americans are more concerned than ever before about living a healthy lifestyle. However, implementing dietary changes and adopting an exercise routine can prove

A simple conversation could help provide life-saving information during and after pregnancy

(BPT) - Some people don't think that 'talking' alone can make a difference when it comes to someone's health. But when it comes to helping

Good skin care starts below the surface

(BPT) - Skin care is important for men and women of all ages. Not only does healthy skin help you look younger, but properly maintaining

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