Kids

You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.

Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a chronic and progressive condition, but it can be managed with help from your family, your friends and your health care team.

Heart

Heart disease is the biggest health risk Americans face today. If you don’t have heart disease now, you can help prevent it.

Quiz

Gazing down on the spectacular view from a mountaintop can take your breath away. That breathlessness is oftentimes more than just an awestruck reaction to the sights. It can be a symptom of altitude sickness, an illness that can strike hikers, mountain climbers, skiers and anyone who hits the 8,000-foot mark on a mountain.

Health Tip

To Work Safely in the Garden

Bend your knees when lifting, shoveling or hauling materials.   Wear closed-toe shoes with rubber soles. Avoid wearing perfume, which can attract bees and wasps. Apply sunscreen to all exposed skin. Don't apply pesticides, herbicides or fertilizers on windy days. Wear a wide-brimmed hat. Drink plenty of water.