Even though you may not spend time appreciating your skin, it is the largest organ of your body and helps protect you in a number of different ways. It acts as a temperature control, makes vitamin D and protects you from injury and infection. Unfortunately, it can also get damaged, especially by...read on
If you walk in the woods this time of year, you probably do it with an uneasy background thought: ticks. Spring is early this year, and so are these tiny arachnids. They need a blood meal to survive and multiply, and that meal sometimes comes from humans.
Most people know at least that much about...read on
Heart disease is a major health issue in the United States, and it’s hard to escape media messages about this condition. For many people, that’s a recipe for worry. Is your blood pressure too high? Do you have unhealthy cholesterol levels? Are you headed for a heart attack?
Worry is not a good...read on