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Hearing aids can help you avoid the stress of family gatherings

Hearing aids can help you avoid the stress of family gatherings

Holidays are for reuniting with friends and family. These are times full of love and joy, but can also be full of stress. If you have hearing loss, these large…

5 tips to better manage your COPD

5 tips to better manage your COPD

Has shortness of breath ever made you avoid climbing the stairs or walking from one room to another in your own home? Do you experience a persistent cough that deters…

Attention needed: the lung disease you may not know you have

Attention needed: the lung disease you may not know you have

Lung disease is the third leading cause of death and impacts more than 24 million people in the United States, yet many people with the disease are unaware they may…

What it will take to double pancreatic cancer survival by 2020

What it will take to double pancreatic cancer survival by 2020

For Diane Borrison, it started with her eyes. They had suddenly taken on a yellowish hue. It didn’t take her long to realize her skin had followed suit. Borrison knew…

Think you’re too young for retirement planning? Think again

More than half of Americans are at risk of being unable to maintain their pre-retirement standard of living in retirement, with younger households in worse shape than those approaching their…

Take your medicine: 5 steps to make sure you don’t miss a dose

Take your medicine: 5 steps to make sure you don’t miss a dose

Did you remember to take your medication today? If the answer is no, you’re not alone. People all over the country make the same mistake every single day. Research shows…

A personalized approach to treating metastatic melanoma

A personalized approach to treating metastatic melanoma

“You have melanoma.” For many people who hear these words, a deeply personal health journey follows. But one of the most important facts patients and caregivers may learn is that…

5 ways grandparents can stay in touch with friends and family anywhere

5 ways grandparents can stay in touch with friends and family anywhere

These days, it’s not uncommon for family members to live in different cities, states or even across the country. If your family lives far away, the distance can make it…

More than a million Americans are unaware they are infected with a potentially life-threatening virus

More than a million Americans are unaware they are infected with a potentially life-threatening virus

After receiving blood transfusions in 1979 during the birth of her last child, Mary Lambert, a human resources professional and former teacher, thought her health ordeal was over. Little did…

Seniors often in denial about hearing loss: Are you one of them?

Seniors often in denial about hearing loss: Are you one of them?

“Excuse me, can you say that again?” If this sounds typical, you’re not alone. Hearing loss is the third most common health problem in the U.S. with more than 40…

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