- By Laurel J. Kelly
Consumer Health Tips: Cooking at home
Cook at home this week
Do you want to eat healthier, save money and bond with your family? Start cooking meals at home. It's easier than you think. Try these simple tips.
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Epilepsy: Coping and support
Uncontrolled seizures and their effect on your life at times may feel overwhelming. It's important not to let epilepsy hold you back, though. You can live a full, active life with epilepsy. Here are some tips to help you cope.
Glaucoma: One of the leading causes of blindness in the US
Glaucoma can occur at any age but is more common in older adults. The most common form of glaucoma has no warning signs, and the effect is so gradual that you may not notice a change in vision until the condition is advanced. Learn more about the symptoms of glaucoma and when to seek medical care.
Antidepressants and weight gain: What causes it?
Nearly all antidepressants can lead to a higher number on the scale, but certain ones are more likely to add pounds than others. Many factors also can contribute to weight gain during antidepressant therapy. Learn more about the connection between antidepressants and weight gain.
Cold medicines for children: What are the risks?
Cough and cold medicines can pose serious risks for young children. Know the facts, and understand treatment alternatives.