Find answers to common questions about your health. Learn about treatments, procedures, and ways to practice self-care.
Heart Health View More
What to Expect at Your First Cardiologist Visit
Knowing what a cardiologist will do during your first visit and preparing in advance can help you relax and get the most out of your upcoming appointment.
Learn What to Do If Someone is Having a Heart Attack
Having a plan can help you act quickly should a heart attack happen to someone with you. If this medical event occurs, time is of the essence.
Do You Need a Calcium Score Test?
A calcium score test (calcium scoring) is a non-invasive, low-risk heart scan used to find out more about your risk of heart disease.
Alcohol and Heart Disease
Heavy drinking can weaken the heart muscle and increase your risk of cardiovascular complications, such as heart attacks.
How Does Sleep Affect Your Heart
There’s a potentially more serious, problem caused by lack of sleep — poor sleep increases the risk of heart problems.
Can Meditation Lower Blood Pressure?
Can meditating daily really lower your blood pressure on a long-term basis? And if so, how much meditation do you need?
Treating Allergies View More
Treating Nasal Obstruction and Congestion During Allergy Season
During allergy season, make good decisions on nasal obstruction and congestion. For example, did you know that blowing your nose a lot can make sinus pressure and irritation worse?
3 Ways to Relieve a Stuffy Nose
There are some newer options available for families to help clear the nose and mouth of mucus.
Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month
More than 50 million Americans suffer from environmental allergies and asthma.
Parenting Tips View More
Water Safety and Children
Did you know drowning is the second most common cause of death for children under 14 years of age? Learn more about how to keep your children safe when water is present.
Let’s Get Smart About Antibiotics
What can you do to help decrease the use of antibiotics and curb the emergence of resistance?
Orthopedics View More
When Should I Worry About Middle Back Pain?
Do you have middle back pain? Learn ways you can effectively manage the pain in your everyday life, and if further diagnosis and treatment may be needed to relieve the pain.
Learn How to Reduce the Risk of Slips and Falls
Slipping and falling in your own home can cause serious injury, yet falls are one of the most common accidents in our homes.
Men's Health Checks Between 30 and 40
Because health risks increase with age, men need to take preventative measures throughout their lives. We’ve got tips for men ages 30-40 to protect their health.
What Does an Orthopedic Surgeon Do?
Orthopedic surgeons play a crucial role in helping people recover and be free of pain in any one of these musculoskeletal areas. Orthopedics can perform surgery, diagnose a patient’s problems, and recommend treatment options to improve your health.
How Do You Sit with Sacroiliac Joint Pain?
Sacroiliac joint pain can be a burden if you sit for a long time each day. The pain from SI joint pain can be felt in the lower back, buttocks, thigh and leg. Find out how you can relieve SI joint pain.
What to expect with a broken thumb
Suffering from a broken thumb? Thumb fractures typically heal in 4-6 weeks without needing surgery.
Understanding Severe Joint Pain
Your joints are involved in almost every activity you do. However, hip or knee pain limits your range of motion, your work and the things you enjoy.
Sports Physical vs. Wellness Checkup
A sports physical is an abbreviated well-child checkup.