Condition Center: Features

How to Host a Healthy Holiday Party

Children may dream of sugarplums and candies at holiday time, but, for many adults, a holiday party is a struggle between the table loaded with goodi...

Holiday Menus for Diabetes Patients

The holidays are a time of celebration, family and a lot of sweet, salty and fatty foods. And although they have dietary restrictions, diabetes patie...

Gifts for a Healthy Holiday

The holidays don't have to be unhealthy. These guilt-free gift ideas can bring both health and cheer to your home for the holidays.

Have Diabetes, Will Travel

Holidays and vacations mean friends, family, food and travel. For those who have diabetes, however, it’s not just a matter of jumping in the car an...

Taking Action Against the Flu

Are you ready for flu season? It's already upon us, and many Americans haven't properly prepared. A few simple steps can get you and your family read...

How to Set Winning Health Goals

With New Year's resolution season just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about goals for the new year. Why not make them health goals? ...

Timeline of Ebola in the US

Since March, the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed more than 4,500 lives — and all the while, US health officials have prepared for and add...

Halloween Eye Safety

Halloween is all about fun — complete with cool costumes, tons of candy, haunted houses and trick-or-treating. So don't let potential eye dangers g...

5 Tips for Healthy Eating at the Fair

Amid the bright colors, dizzying rides and fried-food frenzy that is the county fair, even the most steadfast healthy eater may be tempted to overind...

How to Understand Food Labels

We see nutrition labels every day on nearly everything we eat. But what good are they if we don’t understand what we’re actually eating? Here are...

Get to Know the Gluten-Free Diet

The gluten-free diet, once only known to a group of gluten-sensitive people, has gained a lot of public attention recently. As of September, the glut...

5 Common Football Injuries

When football season begins, emergency room visits for sports injuries increase. That's because about 3.5 million kids and adolescents younger than 1...

Safety Tips for Outdoor Sun Fun

Some of the hottest months of the year are here, and people are spending time outside, enjoying the sunshine, producing vitamin D and soaking up the ...

5 Facts About ALS

If you spend much time on social media websites like Facebook, you've probably seen at least one friend take the "Ice Bucket Challenge." As much as t...

Understanding Breast Cancer Genes

Between 5 and 10 percent of breast cancer cases have a genetic basis. While it might be tempting to know whether you have a mutated breast cancer gen...