By the time you're 50, your feet have likely logged an astonishing 75,000 miles, according to the American Podiatric Medical Association.
Feet are a complex body part ― they represent 25% of all the bones in our body, together with... Continue
My friend Fran and her husband were vacationing in a remote part of Canada when she swallowed a piece of chicken and it got stuck in her throat. She could breathe, but the chicken just wouldn't go down.
As time passed, she got more and... Continue
There are several diseases and conditions that can affect our vision as we age. Eye cataracts, for example, are common and readily corrected with surgery. Other eye conditions have a greater potential to impact our quality of life,... Continue
This time of year, everyone begins to brace themselves for cold and flu season. As the days grow cooler, many people stock up on any number of remedies, both those based on conventional wisdom and science, ranging from chicken noodle soup... Continue