There’s no indication that we will go back to the days without smartphones, so why not use them to address promote physical activity?
Low-income seniors are taken care of by tax subsidies. high-income seniors are largely self-sufficient. But the needs of middle-income seniors are ignored.
Amid an crackdown on overprescribing doctors in Appalachia, advocates have been increasingly concerned for pain patients who they may turn to street drugs.
To be effective for exercise, walking needs to be of at least moderate intensity. For many, this is a brisk walk.
A record number of homeless people — 918 last year alone — are dying across Los Angeles County. Deaths now outpace the growth of the homeless population.
Only about 20-40 minutes of physical activity a day seems to eliminate most health risks associated with sitting.
Health headlines from the region and around the world.
Although the “normal” range of heart rate is quite broad at 60-100, there’s increasing evidence having a heart rate at the lower end of the spectrum is better for you.
Candida auris, a deadly, multidrug-resistant fungus emerging around the world, has been called the new “fungal superbug.”
The new fungus C. auris seems very mysterious but we can use what we have learned from studying other fungi to deal with it.