April 2014

Fly fishing has healing properties — and that's no fish tale. Casting for Recovery, a national non-profit organization, puts on 42 fly fishing retreats a year for breast cancer patients and survivors. Last month, the organization held a retreat in Lake Mary, and Carol Amster of...

You're familiar with blood pressure tests, cholesterol screenings and blood workups to analyze your health. But did you know there are lesser-known, noninvasive tests that often detect signs of an underlying disease? The five modified tests that follow may pick up warning signs of dementia,...

Thrashing about while you’re asleep may be a sign of something more troubling than mere restlessness:  It could be a predictor of brain disease. A new study suggests that 80 to 90 percent of people who suffer from Rapid Eye Movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder will eventually...

After an intense winter season..especially for the residents of the Northeast, Midwest and some parts of the South. The approach of summer ushers in fun for all---young, old, and families etc. This time of the year is not without its health risk and concerns.  The...