The killer bill
Liza Bernstein survived breast cancer three times. But it took all she had.
Three healthy steps
A physical run will help you reach your fitness and healthy living goals, but so will a figurative R.U.N.
Take care of loved ones – and yourself
The many moving pieces of caregiving – physical, emotional, financial, legal, logistical, and more – can be overwhelming. Here are a few more tips and resources to help you on the caregiving journey.
Three helpful tips
Have you ever stood in line at a pharmacy and marveled at the countless number of drugs sitting on shelves behind the counter? It seems like there’s a drug — sometimes more than one — for every health condition.
Symptoms and tips for prevention
While most should get vaccinated, those with generally weaker immune systems are especially at risk – usually small children and seniors.
I wrote a column on cracked fingertips, and received a wealth of suggestions from readers.
What can you do to ensure that you reach your goal? There are a few things!
A post-holiday craft
There are plenty of things to do with holiday leftovers. And I'm not talking food. Think of all the colorful catalogs, wrinkled gift wrap, ribbons and bows stashed away in your recycling bin this week.
Organization is key
The job of a caregiver takes much attention to detail. Here are some tips for both caregivers and friends of caregivers!
A healthy 'little cheese thing'
Try one of these healthy quesadillas, accompanied by a dab of fat-free sour cream, if desired, for breakfast, lunch or dinner. You'll never miss the original recipe!
Some states have dire need
Some states are expected to see a shortage in doctors, due to new graduates seeking employment elsewhere.
Stop your cat from chewing
While some of the cats I've cared for over the years couldn't care less about gnawing on such things, others were fascinated with crinkly plastic, crumpled paper and similar interesting items.
How to find a balance for better health
All medicines have risks, and in order to decide whether you should keep taking the medicine, you need to really understand what the risks are and balance them against the benefits you feel in your ability to move around more easily.
Do they fade away with time?
Tree-nut allergies, like all allergies, vary in severity from mild to life-threatening.
Know the signs of sickness
Sick to your stomach? Here are a few clues that may help you figure out what it is that’s bugging you.