Planning to go the full 26.2? Running USA estimates that a record 541,000 people finished marathons in the United States in 2013, a significant increase from the 353,000 who finished the 26.2-mile trek in 2000.
While very few young adults have strokes, the rate of stroke has been rising among young men and women. Certain factors may place a young person at higher risk of having a stroke. About 795,000
You come home after work. As you’re changing out of your work attire, you see your running shoes under your bed and think, “I should go for a run.” After going through a checklist of
In the past year, celebrities including Angelina Jolie have shined a spotlight on the gene mutations linked to breast cancer by sharing their own experiences. If you have a family history of breast cancer, you
Fitting a quick lunch-hour workout into your daily schedule can relieve stress, make you a more productive employee and set the tone for a successful afternoon at the office. According to Mike Lofland, director of
Healing surgeries can lead to painful recoveries. Thanks to a multimodal approach to manage pain during the surgery, that no longer has to be the case. For patients undergoing total joint replacement, local nerve pain
Sibling rivalry dates back as far as Cain and Abel — but learning how to prevent sibling spats, knowing what to do when fights break out and stopping sibling abuse can bring peace into your
By late September, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that almost 300 cases of rapidly spreading enterovirus-D68 had been confirmed in the United States, with 10 of those in Dallas County. Should
Like many forms of exercise, regular yoga participation can have a positive effect on cardiovascular health. In addition to potentially increasing your flexibility, improving balance, strengthening bones and contributing to maintaining a healthy weight,
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