Just like little ones, adults require ongoing preventive medicine to maintain good health. While preventing certain communicable diseases in children remains the focus of most immunization strategies, adults too have ongoing risks that can be reduced or eliminated by the administration of vaccines. As we age, the risk of serious complications from pneumonia and other conditions actually increases the number of preventable diseases for which the Centers for Disease Control recommends...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Otherwise known as pepitas, these delicious little bites are good for much more than roasting. Pumpkins are one of fall’s favorite and most popular fruits providing the main ingredient for some of the season’s favorite treats — pumpkin bread, pumpkin pie and, of course those delicious pumpkin seeds. All those little seeds left over after the carving fun are chock full of nutritional elements including vitamin E, vitamin K and fiber. And these little gems pack a punch: Boost...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Improve your odds of living a fuller life with Alzheimer’s by knowing the signs and seeking...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Sue lived with multiple sclerosis for ten years before she received a formal diagnosis. Despite...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

(TODAY) A special type of concentrated cocoa drink seems to turn back the clock on memory,...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

(CBSNEWS) Baby wipes manufactured by Nutek Disposables, Inc., and sold at many major retailers are...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Get tips on how to prepare yourself and your family for the upcoming time change. For many of us,...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

(Huffington Post) Need some healthy breakfast ideas? Look no further than oatmeal. Just a cup of...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Roughly one in 750 people will develop multiple sclerosis (MS) in their lifetime.  Even though...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Almonds and cashews and hazelnuts — oh, my! Need a snack? Skip the chips and go for nuts if...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Today’s October Health Challenge is to drink 8 glasses of water, but we’re hoping you extend...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Alzheimer’s Luncheon Nov. 12Atlantis Hotel Casino Spa inside the Paradise BallroomJoin us...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

If you’re sprinting to catch the elevator, why stop there? Keep the momentum going and head for...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Desaree Wroblewski, RN, IBCLC, Renown Health, offers tips on choosing the right breast pump. ...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

Renown primary care doctor Marie McCormack, MD, talks about why she loves caring for individuals...

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Posted on October 30, 2014

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, breast cancer survivors Wendy, Belinda, Gail and Heather...

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Posted on October 23, 2014

Whether it’s cross-country skiing, snowboarding or snowshoeing, your off-season preparation is...

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Posted on October 23, 2014

Mammograms alone may not be enough. For women with dense breast tissue, knowing your breast tissue...

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Posted on October 23, 2014

With Halloween right around the corner, many families are preparing pumpkins for carving, putting...

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Posted on October 23, 2014

(Huffington Post) — A recent study showed that eating a low-carb diet could help people lose...

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Posted on October 23, 2014

The rigorous standards and practices of this designation equal the best care possible for stroke...

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Posted on October 23, 2014

Hold on to your jack-o-lanterns when Halloween ends and whip up some tasty pumpkin delights....

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Posted on October 23, 2014

(TODAY) — Before you take another sip: How many calories in a 20-ounce soda? And do you know...

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Posted on October 23, 2014

Robin Hollen, RN, IBCLC and Jean Hixon, RN, IBCLC, Renown Health, offer tips on how to plan to...

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Posted on October 23, 2014