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Get Fit this Fall: 6 Ways to Become a Healthier You

Get Fit this Fall: 6 Ways to Become a Healthier You

Don’t let a healthy lifestyle fall by the wayside this autumn; fall into fitness! The dog days of summer have come to an end. There’s a crisp feeling in the air. Autumn is arriving. As the leaves change color and …

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StressLESS: Best Ways to Reduce Stress

StressLESS: Best Ways to Reduce Stress

Stressed backwards may spell desserts, but that’s not the best way to reduce stress in your life. Stress seems like an unavoidable part of life. We all face it. However, if you don’t take measures to reduce stress in your …

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Make a Splash! Benefits of Swimming for Exercise

Make a Splash! Benefits of Swimming for Exercise

Swimming isn’t just fun for kids; it’s a great form of exercise for everyone. As summer arrives, the stores set out swimsuits, towels, and sunscreen. A dip in the pool, ocean, or lake can make any hot day much more …

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5 Things to Know Before Starting an Exercise Program

5 Things to Know Before Starting an Exercise Program

Are you starting an exercise program for the first time (or just for the first time in a long time)? Make sure you know where to begin and how to avoid burnout and injury! Start out slowly The U.S. Department …

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Men’s Health: Medical Tests at Every Age

Men’s Health: Medical Tests at Every Age

Studies show that men are less likely than women to see their doctor in a given year. The month of June is Men's Health Month, and we think there's no better time than now to talk about the important health …

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Fruits & Veggies Matter

Fruits & Veggies Matter

All of the moms and dads out there know that it can be tough to encourage children to eat healthy, but adults are often just as guilty of skimping on fruits and veggies! The USDA’s current dietary guidelines, known as …

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Managing Arthritis Pain

Managing Arthritis Pain

         Not only are there over 100 types of arthritis, but the disease affects nearly 1 out of every 5 adults. Pain from arthritis can get in the way of your everyday life, but the good news is there are …

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Summer Sun Safety: Top Tips

Summer Sun Safety: Top Tips

As summer break approaches, it’s time to start thinking about sun safety. May is National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. Learn how to enjoy summer without worrying about the damaging effects of the sun on your skin. Discover the …

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FDA’s New SPF Rules–What Do They Mean?

FDA’s New SPF Rules–What Do They Mean?

FDA. SPF. Are they secret codes? Nope. The FDA is the Food and Drug Administration, which enforces safety laws to protect consumers like you. SPF is sun protection factor and refers to the number on a bottle of sunscreen. The …

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FAQs About Organ Donation

FAQs About Organ Donation

Donations to the needy come from the heart. Sometimes what a person needs IS a heart. Organ donation is a selfless way to give back to people in need. Over 100,000 Americans could be saved by an organ transplant each …

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