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Health and wellness news, articles, discussions and more in The Villages, Florida. Medical doctors, physical therapists, and other professionals offering tips/information on improving health and wellness for Villagers, The Villages, and surrounding communities. Submit your health and wellness-related articles for consideration!

Colon cancer prevention and treatment

More than 1.3 million North Americans have had colorectal cancer, a disease associated with behaviors that encourage cancer-causing bacteria to thrive in your colon...

George H.W. Bush made great health choices but suffered from Vascular Parkinsonism

On November 30, 2018, George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States, died of vascular Parkinsonism, a disease with many of the same...

Do you need Vitamin D pills?

North Americans spent more than $936 million on vitamin D pills in 2017, doctors ordered more than 10 million laboratory tests for vitamin D...

The death of Benjamin Franklin

On April 17, 1790, The Pennsylvania Gazette announced the death of its 84-year-old founder, Benjamin Franklin. More than 20,000 people attended his funeral, about 70 percent...

Dermatologists to talk about aging skin in presentation at New Covenant United Methodist Church

Dr. David Casper and Dr. Joanna Bolton of Alliant Dermatology will be presenting on aging skin, its care and concerns at 6 p.m. Monday...

You can’t be too fit

Dramatic results in a new study from the Cleveland Clinic show that: • You can't be too fit: Elite athletes who do tremendous amounts of...

Hearing Loss Association to learn about latest technological advances

The Hearing Loss Association of America-Central Florida will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6 in the Triple Crown room at the Churchill Street...

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen suffered from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma

Paul Allen was ranked as the 44th-richest person in the world ($20.3 billion), co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates and then went on to found...

The scandalous life and death of President Harding

Warren G. Harding was the 29th president of the United States and has been voted America's worst president ever in many polls including one...

Risk for dementia goes down with steps to prevent heart attacks

You can reduce your risk for suffering from dementia by up to 70 percent when you follow the same healthful habits that help to...

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