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Nutrition facts labels.

Nutrition Facts Label IQ

Think you’re an expert on food label lingo" Think again. Many long time label readers can get tripped up in the aisles. Take this quiz to see how you rate.

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Strength Training

10 Exercises To Help Seniors

Key exercises to build muscle strength to reduce falls in seniors.

Simple Exercises for All Levels of RA

Simple Exercises for All Levels of RA

Exercise is a very important aspect of managing RA. Here are examples of what RA patients—no matter the level of their severity—can do to stay active. Read more

Doctor holding model of gallstone.
Symptoms

Can Gallstones Cause High Blood Sugar Levels?

Can Gallstones Cause High Blood Sugar Levels?

Holding senior's left hand.

Tingling Pain In Fingers Of The Left Hand

Tingling and numbness could be a sign of carpal tunnel syndrome, if youdo a lot of repetitive motions with that hand. It also could be a pinched nerve in your arm or shoulder.

Woman pointing to area of pain in her heel.

Prickly Pain In Right Heel

Depending on where in your heel the pain is, there are a few possibilities for heel pain.

Woman with intense headache talking to doctor.

Triptan Withdrawal And Resulting Intense Migraine

Triptan withdrawal can cause intense migraine pain. Medications are available to help.

Boy with headache.

What Kind Of Headache Causes A 12 Yr Old To Wake Up Every Other Morning With Pain In Forehead?

What kind of headache affects kids in the morning? It could be migraines.

Bowl of oatmeal.
Nutrition

Is Oatmeal Good For A Diabetic Diet?

If you have diabetes, should you increase or eliminate oatmeal from your diabetic diet? And if you should increase it, is there a specific kind you should be eating?

Man lying down on couch with headache holding ice pack on his head.

Why Do I Get A Headache When I Lie Down? This Happens Almost Every Night

Why Do I Get A Headache When I Lie Down? This Happens Almost Every Night.