Yearly Archives: 2017

Pancreatic cancer: Know your family, know your risk

Pancreatic cancer: Know your family, know your risk (BPT) – Pancreatic cancer is one of the most deadly cancers, with a mere 29 percent one-year survival rate. In 2016, pancreatic cancer became the third leading cause of cancer death in the United States, surpassing breast cancer. The time frame between diagnosis and death is often…

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8 fast tips to fight fall allergies before they begin

8 fast tips to fight fall allergies before they begin (BPT) – You made it through a tough spring allergy season and are enjoying every moment of the summer. But just when you think your allergies are under control, a new problem is brewing. In the blink of an (itchy) eye, fall allergy season will…

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Hey guys. Is your good health a perception or reality?

Hey guys. Is your good health a perception or reality? (BPT) – When it comes to health, perception is not always reality. This is especially true when considering how men care for themselves when faced with a health condition. In fact, while most men would say they are more focused on their health than they…

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Tips to help families cope with Alzheimer’s, mitigate tensions and relieve stress

Tips to help families cope with Alzheimer’s, mitigate tensions and relieve stress (BPT) – Receiving an Alzheimer’s diagnosis is never easy — it’s life changing, not only for the person receiving the diagnosis but for their family members as well. The disease can exact a devastating toll on family relationships unless everyone pitches in to…

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