| Nov 2, 2014
| 10:00 PM
We all know we should live a healthier life, but getting started can feel like climbing Mt. Everest. Do you really have to spend hours at the gym and eat 12 servings of vegetables every day to get in shape? No — the way to get started is to take...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:44 PM
A federal judge in Minneapolis on Monday refused to block Honeywell International from imposing penalties on workers who refuse to participate in a workplace "wellness" program, denying a request for an injunction by the Equal Employment Opportunity...
| Sep 27, 2014
Como en todas las batallas, donde se gana o se pierde, en la guerra contra las libras de más cada día muchos están siendo derrotados.
Por lo menos eso es lo que indican cifras en Florida, que señalan que más del 64 por ciento de la población está siendo...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Enfield fourth-grader Anna Bemiss was diagnosed with Type I diabetes when she was in first grade.
Last school year as a third grader, Anna took part in the Connection Invention Convention, sponsored in town by the Enfield Foundation for Excellence in...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 6:10 PM
The thoughts and memories still spin like a revolving door.
But these days, the door turns a little slower for Bill Petit.
The good things in his life fight mightily against the heartache he endured seven years ago.
Awarding a local children's...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 12:38 PM
If your adolescent daughter has menstrual issues such as infrequent, prolonged or the absence of periods, you should make an appointment with her primary doctor.
There are many possible causes for menstrual problems, including a hormonal condition...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Changes to the body are expected during pregnancy, and weight gain is one of the changes most often associated with pregnancy. But excessive weight gain during pregnancy can cause complications for a woman and her baby.
The American Congress of...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 11:24 AM
For the third time in two years, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug to help people lose weight. The new drug, Contrave, combines two generic drugs, naltrexone and bupropion.
Naltrexone is used to help kick an addiction to...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:47 PM
In its $10.5-million spending binge to defeat soda tax measures in Berkeley and San Francisco in November — and to stem the nationwide push to hold Big Soda accountable for epidemic diseases related to sugar overconsumption — the soda industry...
| Oct 29, 2014
Caridad Center's Prevention, Education and Treatment of Chronic Conditions Program will train community members to become diabetes self-management leaders.
These leaders will go out into the community to educate patients on diabetes management, the...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
The City of Wilton Manors Leisure Services Department
This Halloween event will include a costume contest, games, bounce houses, a giant cake walk, sweets booth, a hayride, goody bags, concession, and families...