Nothing is as important as your family's health. MedicAlert Foundation is happy to provide resources about conditions that may affect the well being of your loved ones. Please use these articles as an informational resources, and always consult your physician with concerns about your family's health.
A healthy child is a happy child, learn about conditions, allergies, and safety concerns that may affect your little one.
Learn about the various stages of a women's life, and what comes with each one. From adolescence to menopause and living well.
There are a variety of health issues impacting men. Learn about heart disease and stroke, prostate health, conditions of concern to men, and obesity.
Many older Americans lead healthy, interesting, and productive lives well into their later years. Yet, it is also a time of concern for health and wellness as the body ages.
Learn about the process of becoming pregnant to planning ahead once pregnancy has occurred, and how to prepare for your newborn.
Don't get discouraged if you need to lose weight. Modest amounts of weight loss can have a beneficial impact on your health, according to the nonprofit coalition Partnership for Healthy Weight Management. Losing five to 10 percent of your weight, and keeping it off, can lower your blood pressure and help reduce your risk for type 2 diabetes. If you are 5 feet 6 inches tall, for instance, and weigh 160 pounds, losing five to 10 percent of your weight comes to eight to 16 pounds.
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