Making the most of a well-woman checkup

(HealthDay)—Don’t wait until you get sick to see a doctor—wellness visits for women can catch problems before they become serious, as well as make sure you’re taking all the right steps for good health. A well-woman checkup focuses on preventive care. It may include immunizations, screenings to check your blood pressure, cholesterol levels and other health markers, and advice for […]

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The Case for Skipping Parties and Making New Year's Eve a Night of Self-Care

New Year’s Eve is a time of festive celebration—of dressing up, hitting a dance floor or crowded bar, and counting down to midnight, all to the sounds of music blasting and champagne corks popping. It’s about being with friends and loved ones, and waving good-bye to the old and welcoming in the new. Well, we’re totally on board with the out with the […]

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5 areas in which telemedicine is making a revolution in healthcare

Telemedicine is the natural evolution of healthcare in the digital world, says the American Association of telemedicine. Today, many patients, doctors and other professionals in the field of health introduced a telemedicine. Telemedicine is not one specific type of service, and a set of tools to improve assistance to people and their learning. The idea of communicating with doctors at […]

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