Health News You Can Use
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Do Your Sleeping Habits Put You at Greater Risk of Stroke?
It’s not a mystery that you need sleep. It’s essential to your health and wellbeing. However, millions of people don’t get enough sleep. Not only is a lack of sleep immediately detrimental to your productivity at work, but, over time, it may also increase your risk of developing health issues.- Read More
The Importance of Vitamin D for You and Your Family
Vitamin D is one of the most talked about nutrients these days thanks in part to more research and studies emerging about it.
Though the research is ongoing, many studies are claiming vitamin D has the ability to reduce the risk of an array of serious health conditions. But this nutrient’s main job has to do with bone health. - Read More
When to Seek Treatment for Uterine Fibroids?
Even though uterine fibroids are extremely common— three out of four women will get one or more during her lifetime—it’s not a popular topic in the longer list of women’s health issues. Although experts say these masses that develop in the uterus aren’t dangerous, they may require treatment and possibly even removal.
Let’s take a quick look at what these fibroids are and when you should be concerned. - Read More