Osteoporosis: An Aging Process

Osteoporosis: An Aging Process Osteoporosis is a major public health problem in the U.S., costing an estimated $3.8 billion each year and affecting 15 to 20 million people. A nutritionally unbalanced diet, sedentary lifestyle, genetic factors, alcohol, caffeine, and nicotine … Continue reading

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How to prevent hair loss in men

How to prevent hair loss in men by Barry Girolamo There are only two products approved by the FDA to prevent hair loss, and in many cases, have been shown to actually grow hair. These two products are Rogaine(which contains … Continue reading

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Benefits of Lutein in Eye Diseases Prevention

Benefits of Lutein in Eye Diseases Prevention (HealthCastle.com) Age-related macular degeneration (MD) is a disease that blurs the sharp, central vision you need for “straight-ahead” activities such as reading, sewing, and driving. MD affects the macula, the part of the … Continue reading

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Heart and Vascular Disease: Prevention Tips

Heart and Vascular Disease: Prevention Tips Are you constantly on the go? Burning the candle at both ends? When someone says “downtime,” do you even know what they’re talking about? You’re fine, you say. You don’t need as much rest … Continue reading

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Prevention Plan™ – a program from U.S. Preventive Medicine

The Prevention Plan™ is a groundbreaking health management program that motivates individuals to make decisions that are good for them and good for their employers’ budget.

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Hearing Loss and Aging

Hearing Loss and Aging About one-third of Americans between the ages of 65 and 74 have hearing problems. About half the people who are 85 and older have hearing loss. Whether a hearing loss is small (missing certain sounds) or … Continue reading

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