May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Healthy Living

Get moving!

It’s never too late for your body or your brain to benefit from exercise

If you are a boomer or a senior, you certainly have felt it firsthand: With every extra candle on the birthday cake, your mobility seems to be declining. More...

Urgent care clinics: Filling a vital need for physicians and their patients

All too often, illness or injuries appear out of the blue. Urgent care clinics help fill a vital gap when you become sick or injured, but your regular doctor is not available and you can’t wait for an appointment. More...

Change your smile and change your life with Teeth Next Day

Are you are suffering from missing teeth, damaged teeth, failing dental work or ill-fitting dentures? Does your poor dental health keep you from smiling, socializing and enjoying the foods you love? More...

Type 1, type 2 diabetes diagnoses on the rise among children and teens

Rates of new diagnosed cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes are increasing among youth in the United States, according to a study published April 13 in the New England Journal of Medicine. More...

Gardens Medical receives stroke achievement award

Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus. More...

Is your weight getting in the way?

Weight gain is a frequent complaint from patients and is an ongoing lifetime struggle. More...

Hospitals honor volunteers

More than 100 active volunteers and guests recently were honored for their hard work and dedication at the annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon hosted by St. Mary’s Medical Center and Palm Beach Children’s Hospital. More...

Scientists unravel how protein impacts intellectual disability

Your brain needs just the right balance between excitatory “on” signals and inhibitory “calm down” signals. More...

NIH discovery in mice could lead to medications to fight mid-life obesity

A team of scientists led by researchers from the National Institutes of Health has identified an enzyme that could help in the continuous battle against mid-life obesity and fitness loss. More...

What women should know about stroke

Did you know that stroke is the third leading cause of death for women? Approximately 55,000 more women than men have a stroke each year, and it kills twice as many women as breast cancer each year. More...