Marriage seems to be good for your health Marriage may be good for your health. Mostly. Many studies have looked at the correlation between marriage and health, and a recent study found that marriage may affect survival after coronary a...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 | 3 |
BY Drs. Kay Judge and Maxine Barish-Wreden McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Dim winter may bring dismal moods Behavioral health practitioners believe a lack of light may cause a person to feel depressed during winter months. Dr. Christopher Adams, a psychiatrist at Lourdes Behavioral Health, said Season...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 | 6 |
By ALAN REED email@example.comThe Paducah Sun
Group suggests closer monitoring of kidney donors WASHINGTON — More and more people are donating one of their kidneys to a loved one, a friend, even a stranger, and now a move is on to make sure those donors really fare as well as they’re promis...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 | 9 |
BY LAURAN NEERGAARD Associated PressSNbSAssociated Press
More preemie babies face test of survival MIAMI — Sixteen years ago, Megan McDonald and Jim Vernon of Key West, Fla., were frightened new parents. Their daughter arrived way too early, at 28 weeks, and way too small, at 3 pounds, 5 ounces....
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 | 6 |
BY CAMMY CLARK McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Wives’ tale aside, how to treat colds Starving fevers and feeding colds is not the best plan to overcome winter sickness. Rita Bailey, a registered dietitian at Lourdes, called the saying an old wives’ tale. She said the saying coul...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 | 4 |
By Alan Reed firstname.lastname@example.orgThe Paducah Sun
Poor eyesight, tough aspect of aging The moment usually occurs before your 50th birthday and signals that you’ve crossed a life Rubicon. Alas, body parts are aging. For most of us, the body part first sending that message is our ey...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 | 6 |
By Jane Glenn Haas McClathcy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Retailers target market for primary health care WASHINGTON — In-store medical clinics like those at Walmart, having established a beachhead with relatively healthy patients looking for convenient, low-cost care for simple problems, are going aft...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 | 3 |
By Julie Appleby McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun