Find pills tough to swallow? 5 benefits of taking a multivitamin powder

(BPT) - If one of your goals is to take better care of your health, you likely take vitamins every day — or at least a multivitamin pill — to ensure that your body is getting the …
The Show Must Go On: Actor and father Taye Diggs on how he combats insomnia
(Family Features) Joining more than 25 million Americans who struggle with insomnia, esteemed actor and father Taye Diggs found the lack of adequate sleep left him tired during the day and took a toll on him on-stage as an actor and off-stage as a parent. He learned a lot about managing his insomnia and wants to help others who may be struggling with these tips.
How to avoid becoming a victim of Medicare fraud
(BPT) - Medicare fraud is a serious problem. Medicare loses an estimated $60 billion each year due to fraud, errors and abuse. Every day, these issues affect people across the country and can lead to …
The invisible moments that people living with rare kidney disease (RKD) see clearly
(BPT) - Meet Amanda, a New Jersey resident and lifelong hockey fan who has a passion for volunteering and advocacy that — almost — parallels her love for the New York Rangers. Much of …

7 things men should know about genetic testing and cancer

(BPT) - Cancer is the second-leading cause of death for men in the United States. While the cause of most cancers is unknown, about one in 10 cancers are caused by changes in genes that can be passed …

One man’s inspiring journey navigating bipolar 1: A story of hope, strength and support

(BPT) - The story you are about to read is that of Ben, a person living with bipolar 1. The experiences and opinions expressed here may not be representative of all people living with bipolar 1 and …

World Hypoparathyroidism Awareness Day: How an advocacy organization is encouraging change to improve the lives of patients and caregivers

(BPT) - This June, the HypoPARAthyroidism Association, Inc. (HPA) is intent on making its mark within the rare disease community. In honor of World Hypoparathyroidism Awareness Day, an annual global …

4 Ways to Promote Positive Maternal Mental Health
(Family Features) The joys of raising and nurturing a baby are practically endless for new parents, yet there remain challenges to overcome. Consider these ways moms can nurture their little ones along with their own mental well-being.
One man’s journey with advanced prostate cancer
(BPT) - This content is sponsored and provided by Myovant Sciences and Pfizer Inc.After retiring, Mike settled into Arlington, Virginia, right outside of Washington, D.C., where he was a teacher for …
Professional Basketball Player Faces Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis with Resilience
(BPT) - Meet Chris Wright, a professional basketball player and father of three who has played for teams across the world. Chris never imagined relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS), a chronic and …
5 Natural Wound Care Solutions
(Family Features) Many people look for natural products with "clean" ingredients. Consider these natural ingredients you can use at home to treat common ailments.
On the frontlines: How nurses have responded in conflicts throughout history
Incredible Health compiled a list of notable nurses who responded in conflicts throughout history using various news and historical sources.

Mental Health Awareness Month: What to Know About Schizophrenia

(BPT) - This article was sponsored and developed by Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. Mental health issues impact many families in the country. One in five adults in the U.S. experiences a mental health …

3 Reasons Urgent Care Can Be a Go-To Ailment Alternative

(Family Features) Next time you're sick or need medical care, consider these three reasons to explore urgent care as an alternative to the ER.

Keeping My Body Moving and My Attitude Positive While Living with ALS

(BPT) - This content is sponsored by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. (MTPA) and is intended for U.S. audiences only. Ned Patterson is an actual patient who is taking RADICAVA® …

3 things you can do to take care of your well-being this Women's Health Month

(BPT) - There are some basic health practices that apply to everyone like eating well and getting exercise. Beyond these though, men and women actually have some distinct health considerations. …

People Living with Severe Alopecia Areata, It’s Time to Talk to Your Doctor

(BPT) - Sponsored by Lilly USA, LLCUnderstanding Alopecia AreataFor many people, alopecia areata presents as small, well-defined patches of hair loss on the scalp. But for others with severe cases, …

An 'Urgent Need’ For Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Is Clear: Empowering People Living With Crohn’s Disease And Ulcerative Colitis To Follow The Science

(BPT) - Living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis (UC), can be extremely frustrating to people living with the conditions and significantly …

Six Ways a Simple Eye Exam Could Save Your Life

(NAPSI)—It may come as a surprise to some, but an ophthalmologist can help you keep an eye on your overall health. In fact, an ophthalmologist—a physician who specializes in medical and surgical …

Advocating for Mental Health as a Universal Child Right

(Family Features) Mental health and psychological well-being are essential for children, adolescents and communities to thrive. With crises in locations such as Ukraine, Syria, Turkey and Afghanistan, the mental health and well-being of children and young people around the world are causes for concern.

5 Lifestyle Changes to Help Combat Incontinence

(Family Features) Consider these healthy lifestyle changes to help combat issues like urinary incontinence.

Tips for wellness, fitness and how to take better care of ourselves as summer approaches

(BPT) - One of the biggest trends we’ve seen in 2023 is a focus inward to keep our minds and bodies as healthy as we can, and take the best care of ourselves so we can care for others.SelfCare …

Discover the Natural Benefits of Hemp: A Guide for First-Time Consumers

(BPT) - Hemp-derived cannabinoid products are becoming increasingly popular due to their potential therapeutic benefits and widespread availability in the age of legalization. But with so much variety of brands and configurations on the market, finding a product that best fits your needs or lifestyle can be daunting.

Why your skin isn't getting the most out of your beauty sleep
(BPT) - If you're looking to improve your skin's appearance, ask yourself: What are you doing for your skin while you're asleep? Because about one-third of your day is spent sleeping, make the most …
Here are some key health policies that will and will not change with the COVID-19 public health emergency's end
Stacker identified some of the major health policies that will be affected by the COVID-19 public health emergency's end.
Know the Signs of Stroke: Acting in Time Can Save a Life
(NAPSI)—You work hard to help keep yourself and your loved ones healthy. To help, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) reminds everyone that stroke is a leading cause …
5 ways men can focus on their bone health this May and beyond
(BPT) - ADVERTISEMENT Sponsored by Radius Health.When you hear about osteoporosis, what kind of patient do you picture? Chances are, you imagine a woman. However, you may be surprised to learn that …
Breaking down racial disparities in diabetes prevalence
Using data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and World Bank, Northwell Health looked at racial disparities in the prevalence of and morbidity from diabetes in the U.S.

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