When it comes to dementia, it’s often family members who notice the first warning signs. Knowing the difference between forgetfulness and more serious memory problems can help you spot red flags in your relatives’ behavior.
If every U.S. adult ages 40 to 85 increased their amount of exercise by just 10 minutes per day, the number of deaths would decrease by 6.9%. That’s more than 110,000 lives saved each year.
Breastfeeding offers a range of benefits for your and your child. Do you know what they are?
The first sign of shingles is often burning or tingling pain, or sometimes numbness, in or under the skin. You may also feel ill with fever, chills, headache, or upset stomach.
BMI, or body mass index, uses weight and height to calculate weight status for adults. BMI for children and teens also takes into account gender and age because healthy body fatness differs between boys and girls and changes as they grow. This BMI calculator will help you determine if your child is at a healthy weight.
This assessment is valid for women between the ages of 21 and 69 who have had sexual intercourse at least once and who have not had a hysterectomy with removal of the cervix.
This video shows the steps for taking your child’s temperature under the arm.