Prevention

October 11, 2019

Keep your ghouls and goblins safe: Halloween safety tips

Along with having fun, don't forget these safety reminders for the big night.

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Children Prevention Teens

prevent fires at home October 10, 2019

The 11 best ways to prevent a fire at home

The best way to avoid injury or death from fires is to prevent them from happening in the first place.

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Prevention Safety

Stop The Bleed October 2, 2019

How to stop severe bleeding

Knowing how to stop bleeding can save a life.

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Prevention Safety

Family walking through airport getting ready to set off on international travel with children. October 1, 2019

Tips for international travel with children

Best ways to prepare for an overseas trip with children.

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Children Prevention Safety Teens

fall prevention tips September 30, 2019

Fall prevention strategies for seniors — they’re not what you think

Falling is not a normal part of aging yet injures so many seniors each year. Here's how to lessen the risk.

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Aging Well Caregivers Prevention Safety

Patient speaking to her doctor during her Medicare annual wellness visit. August 28, 2019

The Medicare Annual Wellness Visit: What it is, and what it isn’t

The Medicare Annual Wellness Visit is not an annual physical exam. Instead, it is a helpful tool for assessing and preventing health issues and managing your care needs.

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Aging Well Prevention

Group of people sitting around a table of food. A man in foreground fills a woman's water glass. August 19, 2019

Young drinkers beware: Binge drinking may cause stroke, heart risks

Young adults who binge drink often are risking higher blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar.

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Aging Well Heart & Vascular Prevention

Woman exercising and managing cardiovascular health. July 31, 2019

The My Southern Health Guide to Cardiovascular Health

Follow this advice to get on the path to cardiac wellness.

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Heart & Vascular Prevention

Know the symptoms of head and neck cancer July 29, 2019

Know the symptoms of head and neck cancer

Be aware of these symptoms of head and neck cancer, and know when to seek medical attention.

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Cancer Prevention