Health & Wellness

JOINT DECISIONS

A study last month from the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics showed that during an eight-year period (2007-2015), about…

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A CARING NEIGHBOR

  South Orange County has the reputation of being affluent — and much of it is. But that’s not its…

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NEW TREATMENTS SAVE THE DAY

Women’s health care has come a long way, particularly for Baby Boomers who experience age-related problems that affect their quality…

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HELP FOR FAMILY CAREGIVERS

Constant care of another person—visiting, calling, meeting with doctors, monitoring medications, managing finances, shopping for groceries, preparing meals—takes so up…

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IS IT A COLD OR THE FLU?

You feel sick, tired, and your nose is running. Are you coming down with a cold, or is it the…

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THE RISKS OF CODEPENDENCE

News about the rise in addiction in the U.S. focuses mostly on the addicts — how they got hooked on…

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ASTHMA AND KIDS: AWARENESS IS KEY

When a child has an asthma attack, his or her airways become narrow and inflamed, making it difficult to breathe….