Tucson Local Media: Health

Health

Wednesday 05/16/2012
Lifestyle needs for post menopausal women
Posted: May 16, 2012 - 9:35 am

As reported in the Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports and Exercise, a moderate exercise program for 12 months reduces the levels of an inflammatory marker, the high sensitivity C-reactive protein or hsCRP, a well established risk factor for heart disease. It causes inflammation in the walls of arteries allowing cholesterol to build up and it can be ordered by any physician.

Comments (0)
Wednesday 04/11/2012
Pediatrics doctor joins OV Hospital
Posted: April 11, 2012 - 4:00 am

Dr.  Ana Tanase, board-certified in pediatrics, has recently relocated to Tucson, and joined Oro Valley Pediatrics where she will care for children newborn to age 18.

Comments (0)
Wednesday 12/28/2011
The Doctor is In: Cold or allergy? How to tell the difference
Posted: December 28, 2011 - 4:00 am

Sneezing, scratchy throat, runny nose—everyone knows the first signs of a cold, probably the most common illness known. Although the common cold is usually mild, with symptoms lasting from a couple of days to a couple of weeks, it is a leading cause of doctor visits and missed days from school and work in the United States.

Comments (0)
Wednesday 11/23/2011
Healthiest Town in America: Tips for good health
Posted: November 23, 2011 - 4:00 am

Whey protein is a naturally complete protein that contains all of the essential amino acids required in the daily diet. It improves body composition and is a rich source of branched chain amino acids, the type metabolized directly into muscle tissue and the first to be used during exercise.

Comments (0)
Wednesday 11/09/2011
Understanding juice and tooth decay
Posted: November 09, 2011 - 4:00 am

Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease of childhood. Finding ways to prevent tooth decay is important.

Comments (0)

Catalina Bighorn Sheep Releases

Arizona Game and Fish released 30 Bighorn Sheep in a 2-Day period into the Catalina Mountains ...

More Featured Videos
Spacer4px

Follow us on Facebook