Are You Unknowingly Eating Too Much Trans Fat?

Are You Unknowingly Eating Too Much Trans Fat?

The American Heart Association warns that trans fats raise your LDL (bad) cholesterol levels and lowers your good (HDL) levels. If you’re conscious about your heart health, you know to avoid trans fats at all costs. But are you unknowingly eating too much trans...
Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

When people think about the homeless crisis, they often picture all the struggles homeless people have getting a job, staying safe, fighting a drug addiction, and finding food. However, an often overlooked challenge of being homeless is what happens when a person...
Tips for Living on Antidepressants

Tips for Living on Antidepressants

Getting on antidepressants for the first time will undoubtedly take you into a new way of living. If you’re able, plan ahead before starting a program of pharmaceuticals because the world can sometimes seem too foggy or too sharp while getting adjusted to the...
Shingles Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

Shingles Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

Chickenpox is a difficult condition to endure at any age, but the virus that causes it, varicella zoster, has a nasty surprise in store for about ten percent of people who have gone through it: shingles. This condition occurs when the dormant virus re-emerges. Doctors...