Bevalie Borrelli always got her annual checkup.
All of us have probably struggled with weight at some point. Especially as we age, we get that belly pooch or those love handles that seem to just hang around and go nowhere no matter how much we exercise. And the focus we put on that (I am talking to you, women) is a ridiculous waste of time.
Your kidneys are bean-shaped organs about the size of a closed fist, located on either side of the spine near the middle of the back.
If a person’s metabolism is the rate at which their body burns calories for energy, are there things they can do to increase that rate?
Ricky Hamm of Alexandria holds a state record that no one else would want to break. He is the longest-hospitalized COVID patient in Alabama, having been admitted to UAB Hospital on Jan. 10 and not released until six months later, on July 16.
Iron deficiency anemia is the most common nutritional deficiency in the world. If you are mild or moderately low in iron, you may not show any symptoms.
Osteoporosis is essentially low bone mass and it is more common than you think. Studies show that about one in two women and up to one in four men aged 50 and older will suffer from fractures due to osteoporosis.
Having too much bad cholesterol may result in excess cholesterol deposits in your arteries which may put you at risk of heart attack and stroke. Talk to your doctor to learn more about the meaning and importance of your cholesterol numbers.
Cancer has been the second-leading cause of death in Alabama since 1966, and Alabama has the fifth-highest cancer rate in all the U.S., according to the Alabama Department of Public Health.
People never think about all the different ways they move in space. But the truth is our bodies move in several different planes of motion. A well-rounded workout has us moving through all these planes.
“I never asked God, ‘Why me?’ because it was part of my journey. It was part of my valley, and when we are in the valley, we grow. Your faith just becomes so much stronger,” Jones said.
I am a homebody who loves to travel. Because of COVID-19, I have been staying home much more than normal, and I really don’t mind. Although, we have postponed a bucket list trip twice due to COVID. This, I really do mind.