Manage Medical Conditions During COVID-19

(Family Features) Diabetes and heart disease are two pre-existing medical conditions that researchers believe contribute to elevated risk of severe complications from COVID-19. In fact, patients with two or more pre-existing conditions have 4.5 times Read More

Obesity Rate Highest Ever Recorded

The U.S. adult obesity rate passed the 40 percent mark for the first time, standing at 42.4 percent, according to State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America released today by Trust for America’s Health Read More

The Lingering Effects of Covid-19

Many people have recovered from Covid-19, but some are experiencing lingering symptoms long after they test negative. Mark Anderson, MD, a founding partner at Executive Medicine of Texas, has dedicated his career to helping others Read More

Has COVID-19 altered your sleep?

Stay-at-home orders and “lockdowns” related to the COVID-19 pandemic have had a major impact on the daily lives of people around the world and that includes the way that people sleep, two studies reported in Read More

Is Diabetes related to COVID-19

It has become clear that people who have type-2 diabetes have an increased risk of being impacted by the coronavirus outbreak. People with diabetes need to understand that COVID-19 illness can raise their blood pressure Read More

Will social distancing be the new normal?

Some states are looking at relaxing restrictions and social distancing measures, such as stay-at-home orders while others suggest social distancing may need to continue through 2022. What do you think? What does social distancing mean? Read More