Stop the bleed: Learn what to do in an emergency
Prevention | Safety

How to stop severe bleeding: What to do in an emergency

Knowing how to stop bleeding on the spot could save a life.

Southern Thanksgiving recipes
Recipes

Recipes: How to upgrade your Southern Thanksgiving

Worried about overloading this holiday? Don’t pass up the traditions — just make them a little healthier.

health of aging parents
Aging Well | Caregivers

Holidays present good chance to spot aging parents’ health concerns

Talk to your parents about their health and keep the conversation going.

Weight Management

4 myths and facts about weight-loss surgery

For many, weight loss is not as simple as exercising more and eating less.

November 20, 2017

Infographic: How to enjoy Thanksgiving while counting calories

Planning can offer equal helpings of health and enjoyment.

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Nutrition Weight Management

November 20, 2017

Remember this while shopping for holiday toys

Make sure to follow age recommendations for holiday toys and avoid these items while shopping for kids.

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Children Safety

new blood pressure guidelines November 17, 2017

New blood pressure guidelines: More people identified with hypertension

Revised guidelines on high blood pressure mean even more people will be considered "hypertensive."

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Heart & Vascular Prevention

antibiotics and kids November 17, 2017

What parents need to know about antibiotics

Here's what to know before asking your pediatrician for an antibiotic.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

antibiotic resistance November 16, 2017

Antibiotic resistance and side effects: get the facts

Antibiotics are life-saving drugs but must be used correctly to help prevent antibiotic resistance.

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Cold & Flu Prevention

November 16, 2017

What to know about smoking, and how to quit

Cigarettes are a tough habit to break. Here's motivation and some strategy.

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Prevention Smoking

Infographic explaining lung cancer screening November 15, 2017

Lung cancer screening: What every Tennessean needs to know

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in Tennessee. However, screening cuts death rates by one-fifth.

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Cancer Smoking

diabetes and eye health November 14, 2017

5 tips for diabetics to maintain eye health

Diabetics are faced with a higher risk of blindness. See what you can do to protect your eye health.

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Diabetes Eye

Alzheimer's prevention November 13, 2017

What you can do now to reduce your risk of Alzheimer’s later

Alzheimer’s is not a part of growing old. There is no cure for the disease once you have it, but evidence shows that a healthy lifestyle will reduce your risk of getting Alzheimer’s later in life.

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Aging Well Brain & Memory Prevention