Wellness and Prevention

Latest Articles

Collect and Share Your Family Health History

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a new look for many families celebrating Thanksgiving this year. With health experts suggesting avoidance of large, in-person gatherings, many families will instead...

What to Know About Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

In the US, the National Cancer Institute estimates that 1 in 9 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. For those of African descent, the number is more startling — 1 in 5 men are projected to...

Quitting Smoking Is Hard But Worth It

Lung cancer comes from many different sources that can trigger a mutation. Some sources come from the environment, such as exposure to Radon. Some sources are byproducts of fossil fuels. Some come...

Healing Heartburn: More Important than You Think

When most people get concerned about their health, they tend to think about their risk of acquiring high blood pressure or diabetes as examples. They may focus on the potential for having a heart...

Learn more about Pneumonia on World Pneumonia Day

Every year in the U.S., more than one-quarter of a million people are hospitalized due to pneumonia. And in the U.S., an estimated 50,000 people die from the disease each year.

The Link between COVID-19 and Obesity

The COVID-19 global pandemic has been taxing on all of us. By the time of writing this, approximately 10 million Americans have been infected by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and 238,000have lost their...

Read more articles on our Blog