Healthy Aging

Decisions, Decisions…Healthy Aging

Decisions, Decisions…

College education. Career path. Relationships. Starting a family. Buying or selling a house. Vacations. Retirement. From the age that we’re
The Busy Person’s Guide to Health ScreeningsHealthy Aging

The Busy Person’s Guide to Health Screenings

When? Where? How Often? Teeth cleaned every six months – check. Hair cut every six to eight weeks – got
What Weight Means for Your BonesHealthy Aging

What Weight Means for Your Bones

It’s no secret that too much weight can have an impact on your health including problems associated with obesity such
Not Your Great Grandmother’s SurgeryAdvances in Healthcare

Not Your Great Grandmother’s Surgery

Joint replacements. Something you may think of as a procedure intended only for your great grandmother, right? Well, it may
Research Is Good MedicineAdvances in Healthcare

Research Is Good Medicine

Mr. Smith’s mother suffered from Alzheimer’s disease. When he came to see me in my office, he wanted what most
What Is Metabolic Syndrome?Healthy Aging

What Is Metabolic Syndrome?

Are you being treated for high blood pressure or high cholesterol? Are you overweight with a majority of your fat around
Don’t Ignore an Irregular HeartbeatHealthy Aging

Don’t Ignore an Irregular Heartbeat

Several telephone calls over two days went unanswered. Finally, a family friend went over to see what was wrong. When
The Test that Might Save Your LifeHealthy Aging

The Test that Might Save Your Life

Men and the people who care about them should know that prostate cancer is the most common cause of cancer
What’s YOUR Risk of Prostate Cancer?Healthy Aging

What’s YOUR Risk of Prostate Cancer?

If you are a man over the age of 50 and mingling in a room full of your friends, you