Risk of Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease Higher After

Research indicates that the risk of certain conditions becomes significantly increased following a bout of COVID-19.

There is a potential increased risk of developing diabetes mellitus (DM) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) after contracting COVID-19, according to new research.

The United Kingdom study, published in PLOS Medicine,1 found an 81% increased risk in DM in the first 4 weeks after

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What is Pickleball?

Pickleball is taking the nation by storm! Participation in the sport has grown incredibly in a short time, with nearly 5 million participants in the last year (1).

The game has been quickly gaining in popularity in recent years, but it has actually been around for more than a generation. So what is pickleball, and why is it suddenly such

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Upper Macungie man dies 4 days after his 18-foot boa

The Lehigh County man whose boa constrictor wrapped itself around his neck has died from the injuries he sustained. 

Elliot Senseman, 27, of Upper Macungie Township, died Sunday – four days after his 18-foot pet snake left him lying unconscious in his Fogelsville home. He was suffering cardiac arrest when police arrived. 

The Lehigh County Coroner’s Office ruled that Senseman

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15-Site Trial to Compare Telehealth Cognitive Behavior

CINCINNATI, July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Researchers at Cincinnati Children’s have been approved for a $12.9 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to lead a multi-center study to compare two methods for helping adolescents manage their migraine pain.

The project, to be led by Scott Powers,

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Is swimming cardio? | Fit&Well

Is swimming cardio or is it considered to be a strength exercise? The answer is both but there’s no doubt swimming is a great cardiovascular workout.

When it comes to the benefits of swimming (opens in new tab), the list is fairly long. Regular swimming can keep your body and mind healthy and active, and, as the water supports

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UK HealthCare, Community Leaders Celebrate Opening of New

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 25, 2022) — Today, UK HealthCare and community leaders celebrated the full opening of the Sanders-Brown Memory Clinic at Turfland. The new, larger clinic replaces the former Sanders-Brown facilities along North Broadway in Lexington.

The world looks to The University of Kentucky’s Sanders-Brown Center on Aging for answers to the mysteries of dementia, and the elderly rely

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