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  • Depression and anxiety increase risk of fatal stroke

    Depression and anxiety increase risk of fatal stroke By DALLAS—Middle-aged men who have symptoms of psychological distress, such as depression and anxiety, are more than three times as likely to have a fatal stroke than middle-aged men...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • The Great American Eye Test–do you see it?

    The Great American Eye Test–do you see it? By March 2002 is Save Your Vision Month. The American Optometric Association (AOA) offers this simple yes or no test to help you find out if you or someone...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Abrupt changes in body position can trigger stroke

    Abrupt changes in body position can trigger stroke By SAN ANTONIO—Sudden movements as simple as jumping when the doorbell rings can trigger ischemic stroke, according to a preliminary study presented at the American Stroke Association’s 27th International...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Your personal bank account

    Your personal bank account By Kimberley Casteneda By Kimberly Kaye Castaneda, ND, CHt, DD, RMT Truth and Wellness Facilitator Physical diseases, ailments, imbalances and disharmonies are directly related to emotional disturbances. When we allow toxic overload to...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • American Cancer Society Relay for Life needs more teams!

    American Cancer Society Relay for Life needs more teams! By To help raise funds for continued research, prevention and early detection to battle this deadly disease, the Winnebago and Boone County Units of the American Cancer Society...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Living in a sugar culture

    Living in a sugar culture By Naturally occurring bacteria in the mouth devours sugar, creating acids that attack tooth enamel. This can lead to decay, as well as a host of other problems, including gingivitis, according to...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Men: Looking for a better job? Start by visiting the dentist

    Men: Looking for a better job? Start by visiting the dentist By A new online poll of 289 general dentists and consumers confirms the traditional stereotype that men are less likely than their female counterparts to visit...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Green tea halts growth of oral cancer cells

    Green tea halts growth of oral cancer cells By New findings confirm that green tea does indeed halt the growth of new oral cancer cells, and breaks down and kills existing oral cancer cells, according to a...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Childhood stroke deaths drop, but still higher among blacks

    Childhood stroke deaths drop, but still higher among blacks By SAN ANTONIO—Stroke deaths for children have declined sharply, but black children have higher stroke death rates than other youngsters, according to research presented at the American Stroke...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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  • Tips for older drivers with vision problems

    Tips for older drivers with vision problems By The ability to drive a car and get around independently is essential for millions of adults across the country. While driving safely is a key concern of anyone traveling...

    • Posted July 1, 1993
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