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The latest research on egg consumption

Researchers from Denmark performed a detailed survey of studies published between 2005 and 2015 on the associations between egg consumption, cardiovascular diseases and type...

New guidelines mean that more Americans are suffering from high blood pressure

The American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology and nine other heart health groups now agree that you have high blood pressure if...

Mistletoe Trot 5K and 10K Race set for Dec. 9 at Lake-Sumter State College

The Mistletoe Trot 5K and 10K Race was created by Leesburg Regional Medical Center more than two decades ago to give local runners a...

What do you do with Thanksgiving leftovers?

Having Thanksgiving leftovers doesn't mean you're destined for weeks of turkey sandwiches. Instead, make a plan for creative and delicious leftovers. Start with safety The right...

Know the signs of Alzheimer’s disease

We have all occasionally experienced the frustration of misplacing our car keys, forgetting someone's name or losing track of what we wanted to say....

Hearing Association will probe topic of ‘Memory Loss or Hearing Loss’ in meeting at...

The Hearing Loss Association of America-Central Florida will hold its next Chapter meeting at 1 p.m. Tuesday,  Dec. 5 at Churchill Street Recreation Center in The Villages.  The guest...

Local church first in Marion County to win certification as ‘Dementia Friendly’

More than 60 members of the St. Paul Parish National Catholic Church, located at 5245 SE 112th Street in Belleview recently attended a two-hour training...

Exercise may help to prevent dementia  

More than 80 percent of North Americans over the age of 85 suffer from some form of dementia. A new study in rats helps...

John von Neumann, father of the computer revolution

John von Neumann was one of the most versatile and brilliant mathematicians of all time.  He was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1955 and...

Dr. Gabe Mirkin and wife Diana to speak Tuesday at New Covenant United Methodist...

Dr. Gabe Mirkin and his wife Diana will be presenting a program in the health series taking place at the New Covenant United Methodist...

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