Articles for Tag: "preventive care"

Myths cause many to skip the flu shot 
Myths cause many to skip the flu shot
Half of survey participants say the vaccine is unnecessary for them.
Should men get annual physicals? 
Should men get annual physicals?
If you can’t remember the last time you had one, it may be time to make an appointment.
Know the risks of heart disease in women 
Know the risks of heart disease in women
A surprising number of ladies do not feel a personal connection to this condition.
The most effective way to get people moving 
The most effective way to get people moving
Researchers share the best ways to get more steps each day.
Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated? 
Are some early stage breast cancers overtreated?
For some women diagnosed with stage 0, experts say there may be other options.
Teens underestimate the importance of health care 
Teens underestimate the importance of health care
One in five teenagers are putting their futures at risk by not getting the care they need.
Majority of Hispanics not managing their cholesterol levels 
Majority of Hispanics not managing their cholesterol levels
A cardiologist calls for health care providers to address this serious concern.