July 18, 2007 RSS feed / Health

DHR encourages being active this summer

The Georgia Department of Human Resources (DHR) wants you to remain active this summer. While it's hot outside, take the opportunity to go for a cool refreshing swim. Not a swimmer? More...

New Sign of a Stroke - Stick out Your Tongue

STROKE: Remember The 1st Three Letters.. S.T.R. My friend sent this to me and encouraged me to post it and spread the word. I agree. If everyone can remember something this simple, we could save some folks. Seriously.. More...

Folic acid and Vitamin B-12 - get enough of both

ROCHESTER, Minn. Folate, or its synthetic form, folic acid, is good for brain health. But there's concern that this brain booster could mask deficiencies in vitamin B-12, which can result in mental decline and other nerve problems. More...

Nursing Home News

This past week the residents enjoyed decorating sugar cookies for Sugar Cookie Day with canned frosting and candy sprinkles. They also enjoyed reminiscing with Miss Jane. More...

Dairy foods can protect against metabolic syndrome

A pint of milk a day could be back in fashion again following the results of a new study which says dairy foods can protect against metabolic syndrome. More...