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Health Alert: Breathe Deeply and Safely - Five Ways to Protect Yourself From Co Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisons thousands each year, but you can protect yourself and your family by employing the tips in this article.

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Health News: Immunize Your Children to Protect Them From Serious Diseases [Infographic]

Vaccinations have become a controversial topic today. This article provides important health info for parents from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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Health News: Keep Family Safe From Hidden Allergens and Hazards in Your Home

(Family Features) In the U.S. alone, approximately 60 million people suffer from asthma and allergies, which according to the American Lung Association can be triggered by mold for those who are allergic. As a responsible homeowner, it’s essential to be aware of the many threats, such as mold and fire, which may cause harm to your family and your investment.

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Health News: Patient Safeguards Needed for Biosimilar Development

(Family Features) Thanks to a provision in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, efforts are underway to streamline licensing for medications known as “biosimilars,” which are similar – but not identical – to cutting-edge biologic medicines. However, the development has some concerned about patient safety, especially among older Americans who tend to suffer from more chronic diseases, such as cancer, diabetes, and heart disease.

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Healthy Living Advice: Natural Stress Relievers for Families Busy with School

(BPT) - Many moms say back-to-school season rivals the holidays as the most stressful time of the year. The whirlwind spans from shopping for supplies to scheduling new fall activities. Whether you’re a single mom, a Mr. Mom or a traditional parent, nearly everyone can benefit from reducing stress during this busy time of year.

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Health Advice: Planning, Communication and Cooperation Help Reduce Back-to-school Worry for Parents of Students with Diabetes

(BPT) - Children begin each school year excited about making new friends, and learning new things. But children living with diabetes and their families may also feel uncertain or uneasy about how their diabetes will be managed throughout the school day.

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Health News: Understanding Headache Pain, Treatments

(Family Features) Whether it’s a mild stress headache or a full-blown migraine, those who regularly battle headaches are continually looking for safe and effective remedies to alleviate the pain as quickly as possible.

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Healthy Living Advice: What are Your Breast Cancer Risk Factors? The Answers Could Surprise You

(BPT) - Breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women, aside from skin cancers. About one in eight women in the U.S. develop invasive breast cancer during her lifetime. Fortunately, 90 percent of patients diagnosed with breast cancer will survive the disease.

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Health News: Restless Legs Syndrome is No Laughing Matter

(BPT) - A creepy-crawly feeling. An irresistible urge to move your legs. The inability to sit still for long periods of time. These are common complaints of those living with moderate-to-severe restless leg syndrome (RLS), a progressive and chronic condition that affects 2-3 percent of U.S. adults.

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Health Alert: Worse Than Itching - Bug Bites, Stings Can Cause Disease and Allergies

Pests can cause far more than just itching. This article provides important health information on preventing and treating bug bites and stings.

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