VA Maryland Health Care System Offers Tips for Healthy Vision and Workplace Vision Wellness

Baltimore, Md. (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 Having good vision does not mean your eyes are healthy. The central vision can remain unaffected and even 20/20 or better, until the end stages of glaucoma and in the presence of other eye diseases or conditions. “Seeing well is not an acceptable reason to avoid getting regular eye ...

Sterling, VA Periodontists, Drs. Jean-Claude Kharmouche and Justin Hardison Honor Nutrition Month in March, Encourage Healthy Diets to Improve Gum Health

Sterling, VA Periodontists, Drs. Jean-Claude Kharmouche and Justin Hardison Honor Nutrition Month in March, Encourage Healthy Diets to Improve Gum Health
Sterling, VA (PRWEB) March 11, 2015 In recognition of Nutrition Month this March, Dr. Jean-Claude Kharmouche and Dr. Justin Hardison, Diplomates of the American Board of Periodontology, encourage gum disease patients in Sterling, VA to seek treatment and to learn about the connection between gum disease and diet. Research shows that a variety of nutrients ...

Allied Anesthesia Promotes Healthy Hearts During American Heart Month

Allied Anesthesia Promotes Healthy Hearts During American Heart Month
Orange, Calif. (PRWEB) March 09, 2015 February was not only a time to celebrate affairs of the heart but to promote heart health as well. Allied Anesthesia physicians observed American Heart Month by explaining their role in keeping the heart healthy during surgery and encouraging patients to work toward a healthier heart in general. ...

Why Does World Obesity Concern Us and DrSocial’s Healthy Tips

Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 16, 2015 Statistics published by the World Health Organization report over 1 billion overweight individuals globally, from which at least 300,000 clinically obese. USA is leading with nearly 1/3 of Americans over age of 20. More than two out of three people will be overweight or obese by 2020, while ...

La Maestra Improves Access to Healthy Food for 1,525 Underserved Latinos

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 La Maestra Community Health Centers (LMCHC), a nonprofit 501(c)(3) and a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) has made significant progress towards reaching its goal of assisting 3,000 low-income Latinos to enroll in the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). This goal is part of an 18-month grant funded ...

Dr. Randy J. Greenberg Addresses Gum Disease in Wallingford, CT and Offers Solutions to Restore Healthy Gums, in Honor of Gum Disease Awareness Month

Dr. Randy J. Greenberg Addresses Gum Disease in Wallingford, CT and Offers Solutions to Restore Healthy Gums, in Honor of Gum Disease Awareness Month
Wallingford, CT (PRWEB) February 17, 2015 Dr. Randy J. Greenberg honors Gum Disease Awareness Month this February by teaching Wallingford, CT residents about the disease, and new treatment options available. Dr. Greenberg offers the LANAP® protocol, a laser gum surgery used to treat gum disease. The FDA cleared laser procedure is only offered in approximately ...

New Online Course Announced by SharpBrains and the Attention Research Update: How to Navigate Conventional and Complementary ADHD Treatments for Healthy Brain Development

New Online Course Announced by SharpBrains and the Attention Research Update: How to Navigate Conventional and Complementary ADHD Treatments for Healthy Brain Development
Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 14, 2015 In order to suc­cess­fully pro­mote children’s healthy brain devel­op­ment, every par­ent whose child has been diag­nosed with ADHD should learn how to sys­tem­at­i­cally nav­i­gate and mon­i­tor the range of poten­tial ADHD treat­ments based on the lat­est sci­en­tific evi­dence. This new course, developed by SharpBrains and the Attention Research Update, ...

Healthy Hispanic Living Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness About Breast Cancer Among Latinas

Healthy Hispanic Living Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness About Breast Cancer Among Latinas
(PRWEB) January 20, 2015 Healthy Hispanic Living, the first preventive care online educational platform for U.S. Hispanics, is set to launch a targeted Latina Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign on February 1, 2015, that will run through the end of April. This will be the first in a series of 90-day campaigns featuring a specific chronic ...

The Healthy Brain Foundation and co-host Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas Announce the Annual Concussion Conference to be held on Saturday, April 11th

The Healthy Brain Foundation and co-host Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas Announce the Annual Concussion Conference to be held on Saturday, April 11th
Austin, Texas (PRWEB) January 14, 2015 On Saturday, April 11, 2015, the Healthy Brain Foundation (HBF) co-hosted with Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas will host the Annual Concussion Conference in Austin, Texas at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas. This event will attract healthcare and education professionals from a variety of disciplines ...

Lack of Access to Health Services and Healthy Food Options

Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 30, 2014 “According to the CDC, Hispanics have the longest life expectancy, but based on this poll we are at a tipping point in Hispanic health with risks on the horizon from drinking sugary sodas, not eating five or more servings of fruits and vegetables each day, and lack of access ...