Thursday, June 24, 2021

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Mayo Clinic Minute: Can weather trigger migraines?

Does the heat and humidity of summer trigger your migraine? If so, you aren't alone. Some people who have migraines appear to be more sensitive to changes in the weather.

Tips to help manage stress for new dads

Becoming a new dad can be an exciting and overwhelming experience. But you can take steps to prepare for the emotions and challenges of fatherhood so that it's less stressful and more fulfilling.

Amazon Prime Day 2021 fitness deals: Workout clothes, weight sets, Apple...

Do you need a little boost to your exercise regime? Would you like more tone or to shape up for summer fun? Amazon Prime Day has discounts on top-brand workout clothes and strength-building weight sets to Apple Watches and Fitbit fitness trackers.

Your NJ medical marijuana could be covered by taxpayers under these...

In a state where medical marijuana is often more expensive than flying to another state and buying it there, patients registered with some financial assistance programs could see their weed costs covered.

Why Spectrum Health now allows up to 2 visitors a day...

In a reversal of long-standing pandemic restrictions, Grand Rapids-based Spectrum Health announced Wednesday that COVID-19 patients getting treatment at its 14 hospitals now will be able to have two visitors per day — even if those patients are infectious.

Mayo Clinic Minute: Blurry vision as you age

Are you over 40 and suddenly feel like your straining to read things right in front of your face? Eye experts at Mayo Clinic say it's actually a normal — and sometimes annoying — condition of the eye that is a part of aging.

You’d think COVID gives smokers a reason to quit. But many...

Valerie Howard thought smokers in Missouri had a big incentive to quit this past year: the fear of dying from COVID-19.

Lost sleep because of the pandemic? More people turning to doctors,...

As the country emerges from the pandemic, South Florida doctors say they are flooded with patients who are battling sleep disorders.

N.J. reaches latest recovery milestone: Fewest hospitalizations since pandemic started in...

The coronavirus overwhelmed New Jersey hospitals so completely nearly 15 months ago that many cafeterias and conference rooms were transformed into bed space to accommodate the onslaught of the sick.

Consumer Health: Treating cluster headaches

June is Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about one of the most painful types of headache: the cluster headache.

Canada’s Prime Minister Trudeau goes into self-isolation while awaiting results of...

OTTAWA, Ontario — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in self-isolation and working from home while his wife awaits the results of a COVID-19 test.

Is it safe to go to the gym amid Coronavirus outbreak?

Going to the gym is supposed to be one of the healthiest things we can do for ourselves. But is that still the case during a viral pandemic?

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Bicycles enjoyed a boom during the pandemic causing a shortage in...

In the late 1960s and early 1970s, young Danes took to the streets like their counterparts across the globe — protesting a political and societal system they believed was unjust, discriminatory and out of step with the times.

San Francisco gym owners furious after finding out government buildings have...

“For me, but not for thee,” appears to be the mantra in San Francisco, as gyms within government buildings have remained open while privately-owned establishments were forced to shutter over coronavirus concerns.