Wellness

LiveSmart: Breast Cancer in Men

June 17, 2015

Although women account for 99 percent of new breast cancer diagnoses in the US, about 2,350 new cases will be diagnosed in men in 2015. [...]

LiveSmart: Enjoy the Sounds of Summer Safely

June 9, 2015

From backyard barbecues to concerts and fireworks, summer can be a great time. But there’s a summer danger that’s painless, odorless, tasteless, invisible and toxic: noise-induced hearing loss. [...]

LiveSmart: Prediabetes – What Can You Do?

June 3, 2015

We are facing an epidemic, more frightening than Ebola and more widespread than heart disease: diabetes. More than 29 million Americans have been diagnosed. What can you do to reduce your changes of getting this disease? [...]

LiveSmart: Eddy Haven Offers Support, Protection to Seniors

May 27, 2015

It’s been called one of society’s best-kept secrets, but the problem of elder abuse is more common than you think. May is National Older Americans Month, a time to shed light on and raise awareness of this growing issue impacting our vulnerable aging population. [...]

LiveSmart: How Much Sleep Do We Need?

May 13, 2015

Do you wake up each morning without an alarm clock refreshed, alert and ready for the day? Or do you drag yourself out of bed, grumbling until you get your first cup of coffee? Most Americans, unfortunately, fall into the latter category. [...]

LiveSmart: Safety First in Senior Driving

April 29, 2015

A recent study released by the American Automobile Association’s Foundation for Traffic Safety reported that accident rates for drivers 65 or older have been declining, with 31 percent fewer fatalities in 2012 than in 1997. [...]

LiveSmart: Bullying

April 22, 2015

The issue of abuse and bullying among school-aged kids continues to make the news, with the National Center Against Bullying reporting last month that one in three students will be bullied in school, either in person or over social media channels. [...]
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