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The Real Reasons Why Men Don't Go to the Doctor

The Real Reasons Why Men Don’t Go to the Doctor

Jun 24, 2020

When it comes to going to the doctor, studies reveal men are more likely than women to put off or entirely avoid seeking professional healthcare. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, men tend to visit the doctor far less frequently than women.  However, visiting your primary care physician is a...

Understanding the Link Between Men and Melanoma

Understanding the Link Between Men and Melanoma

Jun 23, 2020

Did you know that one of the most common cancers in men under the age of 50 is melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer? In fact, according to the American Academy of Dermatology, men are more likely to develop and die from melanoma than women. So what explains this strange pattern?...

Understanding the Levels of Bed Availability in Texas

Jun 19, 2020

The state government continues releasing new information about COVID-19, which can be overwhelming when you’re trying to keep track of what’s happening. Here’s the latest, as of June 16.  Understanding the Five Levels of Bed Availability in Texas   On June 16, 2020, Governor Greg Abbott announced...

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3 Relaxation Techniques to Help You Cope With Stress

Jun 18, 2020

Anxiety is a prevalent issue for people of all ages and backgrounds. It can take a toll on your mental and physical health, leading to insomnia, emotional eating, and more. You can reduce these negative symptoms and take control of your wellbeing by utilizing alternative medicine practices. While...

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The Ultimate Checklist of Routine Screenings for Men

The Ultimate Checklist of Routine Screenings for Men

Jun 17, 2020

It’s well known that men tend to put off going to the doctor when they’re sick. Imagine how much more unnecessary they consider an appointment when they feel perfectly healthy. But many serious conditions in early stages don’t present symptoms — until they begin causing other problems or progress...

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How to Have Summer Fun While Avoiding COVID-19

How to Have Summer Fun While Avoiding COVID-19

Jun 09, 2020

Temperatures are heating up, and as the little ones are finishing their online classes and getting ready for summer, you may be wondering what kind of activities are safe to do in the age of COVID-19. Here are three of our favorite low-risk summer adventures. Staying COVID-19-Free on the Water...

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Ahead of the Curve: How the COVID-19 Pandemic May Unfold

Ahead of the Curve: How the COVID-19 Pandemic May Unfold

Jun 09, 2020

There is a glimmer of hope as experts look toward the future and the end of the COVID-19 pandemic. A vaccine is in the works, new treatment options are in clinical trial, and we’re learning more about the virus every day. So let’s take a look at the possible scenarios of how the pandemic may play...

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Plan for It: Flood Safety

Plan for It: Flood Safety

Jun 05, 2020

As hurricane season begins, many people may be wondering how to stay safe in any extreme weather that might come their way. Check out our guide to preparing for, staying safe during, and recovering from a flood. Before the Storm Discuss the reality of a flood with your family ahead of time to help...

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Storm Safety: Hurricane Season

Storm Safety: Hurricane Season

Jun 05, 2020

Are you prepared for hurricane season? Discover what you need to have ready in case a storm comes your way! Planning ahead for this type of natural disaster is important; waiting until you’re dealing with the threat or the aftermath of a hurricane, tornado, flood, or fire can result in valuable...

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Podcast | Helping Children Cope With COVID-19 Isolation

Inside Health Podcast | Helping Children Cope With COVID-19 Isolation

Jun 05, 2020

In this episode of the Inside Health Podcast, Kevin Keys is joined by Dr. Cristina Soriano, a pediatrician with CHI St. Joseph Health Pediatrics. Together, they discuss signs that identify when children are feeling stressed and tactics to help kids and teens cope with COVID-19 social distancing....

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Inside Health Podcast
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