QUIZ: DO YOU HAVE A CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTOR IN YOUR HOME? A) Yes, of course! B) Umm, I keep meaning to get one of those … C) No, but you ...
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The ORMC / Heart Center, “Losing It & Loving It” weight loss class & support group newsletter November, One of my favorite months. We celebrate a wonderful holiday that does not distinguish between religious faiths, it is for everyone. Giving thanks for all we have, including a body that does so many amazing things. Thank [...]
You pick your mother up from the hospital after she breaks her hip. As you talk to her, you realize she didn’t break her hip from the fall, she actually broke it because of a bone condition. She has osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a bone disease that weakens your bones and makes them brittle. This [...]
Smack. Brown Sugar. Horse. No matter what name you give it, the problem with heroin remains the same: It’s horribly addictive and a growing epidemic. US Heroin Use 4.2 million: Americans age 12 and older who have tried heroin at least once ~23%: People who use heroin and become hooked on it Source: National [...]
Injuries are a part of sports. You get hurt. You get back up. And you get back in the game. At least, that’s what your student athlete has been told. But that might not be the best approach. Young athletes are getting seriously injured in large numbers. Almost 3 million children are seen in emergency [...]
You do everything you can to keep you and your loved ones safe. You don’t go on rollercoasters. You refuse to get on an airplane. And you’d never go skydiving. Ever. But here’s another consideration: How often do you eat greasy cheeseburgers? Public hype has conditioned most Americans to be scared to death of [...]