EveryBody Deserves a Massage Week, sponsored by Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals, runs from July 16th through the 22nd. ABMP started EveryBody Deserves a Massage Week as a way to bring together the community of bodywork professionals and offer therapy to help those who may ordinarily not be able to afford services.
Over the years cities around the world have created campaigns to help their citizens lead healthier lifestyles. This week’s Friday Five takes a look at some of the cities that are working to create a community of healthy residents within their city limits and beyond.
Americans are being diagnosed with melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, at steadily rising rates. This week’s Friday Five delves into the subject of sunscreens and how to protect ourselves while still enjoying the sunshine.
Wireless trackers and healthcare, a match made in heaven? This week’s Friday Five debates the future relationship of the two, the good and the bad.
April 11th is National Pet Day, a time to highlight the unconditional love pets bring to our lives. Those of us who own a pet or two know just how special the relationship can be and if we’re honest we realize it’s probably more take than give. And as we’ve come to realize over the years animals have much more to give than simple companionship.
Whether you’re crawling on a toy store floor searching for that coveted gift, baking mountains of cookies, or listening to Aunt Myrtle tell you what a great president we are going to have, the holidays may feel be about as far from joyful as you can get.
By Stephen Ostroff MD – The FDA is honoring an important commitment by awarding millions of dollars to the states that will help implement the new produce safety rule mandated by the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) to protect consumers from foodborne illness.
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. In today’s world 2 out of 3 children do not get any physical activity on a daily basis.
It’s the first week of September which means the end of lazy summer days. In other words, it’s time to put down the ice cream and remember to exercise! This week’s Friday Five highlights articles about keeping healthy and fit during this back to school time.