As part of our Health Awareness Weekend initiative, WWJ Newsradio 950 will highlight a range of health issues and resources for testing, treatment and prevention.
Dr. Arestea Kakaris, DDS of Alpha Dental centers in Woodhaven, an expert in senior’s dental health and well-being talked with us to help promote National Senior Health and Fitness Day.
“Even if you’re watching TV, you can do a little dance battle if you want to, or do jumping jacks,” says Marissa Orzame.
The families of the three women rescued from that Cleveland house are no doubt, overjoyed to be reunited with their loved ones, but experts say the women face a long road back psychologically.
Dermatologist Henry Lim says look for unusual skin growths.
The retrospective study looked at insured patients who were hospitalized for heart failure at Henry Ford Hospital between January 2000 and June 2008.
New research suggests weight training for two years significantly improves the motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease compared to other forms of exercise such as stretching and balance exercises.
If you’re a senior citizen or someone caring for an older adult, many questions about where to find medical and other services can be answered by your local Area Agency on Aging office.
People plan for retirement but they don’t plan for growing old. From AgingParents.com, click for “Ten Warning Signs Your Parent Needs Help Handling Money”.
It’s the season for families to stay connected — and seniors are doing just that thanks to one local organization aiming to make life just a little easier.
Forget about working crossword puzzles and listening to Mozart. If you want to improve your ability to reason and solve new problems, just take a few minutes every day to do a maddening little exercise.
A Traverse City family physician has developed a therapy device that relies upon daily exercise sessions of four minutes to eliminate pain from rotator cuff or other shoulder injuries.
Is arthritis keeping you from living the life you want? You’re not alone. One in five people or 46 million individuals live with the pain of arthritis. If you have arthritis, you’ve probably tried all kinds of things to relieve your arthritis pain and to help you feel better about yourself. As someone with arthritis, […]