Wellness & Lifestyle

  • Consumer Health: Breast cancer in men
    by Laurel Kelly on June 10, 2021 at 4:30 pm

    Breast cancer may be thought of as a disease that affects only women. It’s the second most common cancer diagnosed in women in the U.S., and it will affect 1 in 8 women, according to the American Cancer Society. Much of the messaging around breast cancer research focuses on the disease in women. However, breast cancer

  • Consumer Health: Treating cluster headaches
    by Laurel Kelly on June 9, 2021 at 1:30 pm

    June is Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about one of the most painful types of headache: the cluster headache. Cluster headaches occur in cyclical patterns or cluster periods that can last from weeks to months. During a cluster period, headaches usually occur daily, sometimes several times

  • Consumer Health: Life after cancer
    by Laurel Kelly on June 6, 2021 at 6:00 am

    National Cancer Survivors Day will be observed on Sunday, June 6, which make this a good time to learn more about life after cancer. One in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, and there are more than 16.9 million cancer survivors alive today, according to the American Cancer Society. Survival rates

  • Do glasses that block blue light help your eyes?
    by Jason Howland on June 3, 2021 at 4:30 pm

    Sitting behind a computer screen all day can strain your eyes, but do glasses that claim to block blue light really help? Dr. Muriel Schornack, a Mayo Clinic optometrist, says the macula is the area of the retina in your eye that is responsible for processing your clear central vision. The macula can be sensitive

  • Consumer Health: Men’s health threats and strategies for healthier living
    by Laurel Kelly on June 3, 2021 at 12:20 pm

    Do you know the greatest threats to men’s health? Do you know what you can do to lower your risks and lead a longer, healthier life? June is Men’s Health Month, which makes this a good time to explore these topics. Three of the top causes of death among men in the U.S. are heart