(CARLSBAD, CA) – Willpower. It’s that ability to deny yourself a slice of homemade apple pie or a new pair of Lucky jeans that you really don’t need. It’s also that drive that forces you to crawl out of bed in the wee hours of the morning to attend your workout class.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – You eat right, exercise regularly, and you don’t smoke. You’ve taken all the right steps to minimize your risk for heart disease. Or have you? The newest recommendation by American heart experts may surprise you. Cardiologists across the country are now encouraging patients to floss their teeth!
(CARLSBAD, CA) – True or false: Someone dies from heart and blood vessel diseases every 37 seconds. The American Heart Association (AHA) says, “true.” In fact, AHA reports that 35 percent of all deaths in America are as a result of heart-related illnesses.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Listen up, women around the globe! It’s time to take charge of your personal health and wellness. Women are more likely than men to suffer from heart disease, osteoarthritis, obesity, and depression. Yet, the latest stats show that we’re not taking care of ourselves!
(CARLSBAD, CA) – It’s time to paint the town red! The American Heart Association has declared National Wear Red Day on the first Friday in February to draw attention to women’s heart health. Increased focus is being paid to women’s heart disease, particularly since more women than men die every year from heart-related conditions.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Autumn has arrived. Leaves are changing color. The weather is turning cooler. Football games flash on TV, families gather for holiday festivities, and crock-pots simmer with mom’s homemade soup.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Got stress? Seems like an obvious question, doesn’t it? After all, in the 21st Century, doesn’t everyone have stress?
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Breast cancer - one in eight women will be diagnosed with it in their lifetime. That diagnosis kicks off a plethora of examinations, treatments and procedures as each woman fights her personal battle against the disease.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Let’s face it. Having your period can be a pain – literally. And even in the 21st Century, it seems that women shy away from asking questions related to menstruation.
(CARLSBAD, CA) – Struggling with downcast emotions? Experiencing a bad case of the blues? Feeling run down? Try laughing more! The infamous expression that “laughter is the best medicine” just may be true.