Category for: Health & Wellness

Harnessing nitric oxide in a new way to combat superbugs

(BPT) - They are called superbugs. As their name implies, they are difficult to treat - and deadly. Earlier this year, in fact, a Nevada

Traveling with confidence while on dialysis

(BPT) - If you'd like to join your grandkids as they experience a once-in-a-lifetime vacation, hope to make this year's family reunion or need to

Advanced hearing technology offers ideal features for the summer season

(BPT) - Summer is the season of hot weather, outdoor activities, vacations and other conditions that in the past posed a threat to people who

3 pressing reasons to talk hearing health at your next physical exam

What’s your nutrition game plan? [video]

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‘BPA-Free’ meets ‘fake news’

(BPT) - Thanks to years of attention to bisphenol A (BPA), used primarily to make polycarbonate plastic and epoxy resins, there is

Taking Opioids for Pain? Speak up. Ask the Hard Questions.

(BPT) - Opioids often are the go-to pain killer for everything from back aches and injuries to post-surgical pain, as evidenced by the more than

Survey: Cataracts impact lifestyle; surgery brings emotional benefits

(BPT) - You may know that cataracts can interfere with your ability to see clearly, but might be unaware of their impact on your emotions.

Tips for managing prostate cancer

(BPT) - Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men other than skin cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that 1 in 7

Taking the Mystery Out of Cancer Clinical Trials

(BPT) - In 2012, Donna Fernandez was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer-a disease that claims the lives of more than 150,000 men and women

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