Tag Archive: #health

10 Home Remedies to Treat Mosquito Bites

Posted on August 12, 2021
Summertime means outdoor time, especially in a Midwest still shaking off the cabin fever of foot-high snow and polar vortexes. With picnics, beach visits and hikes come the inevitable mosquitoes that just seem to be drawn to some people more [read more...]

Five Myths About Ticks

Posted on June 29, 2021
Ticks and other creepy-crawlies return every year, bringing a swarm of health myths with them. Between endless ideas on the Internet combined with tick-related anxiety, it’s easy to be misguided. This tick season, know before you go and separate myth [read more...]

This Can Help You Control Your Cholesterol

Posted on June 8, 2021
Are you one of the nearly 100 million American adults who have high cholesterol? There’s a pretty good chance you or someone you care about has high cholesterol. That puts them at risk for heart disease. Do you have high [read more...]

Special Nutrient Needs of Older Adults

Posted on March 17, 2021
Eating right and staying fit are important no matter what your age. As we get older our bodies have different needs, so certain nutrients become especially important for good health. Calcium and Vitamin D Older adults need more calcium and [read more...]