It’s not vein to want great legs


We’re not talking about the actual shape of your knees, thighs or calves. We’re talking about avoiding spider veins, varicose veins and venous insufficiency, which can cause pain and make it hard to walk. Six out of ten people will experience a vein condition at some point in their lifetime. Are you one of them? […]

Six things you should know about sunscreen


After months of being cooped up inside because of cold temperatures, the sun’s warmth feels good. The sun brings renewal for plants and people, but also raises questions about exposure to UV rays. Here are a few common questions we hear at Ministry Health Care. Should I put sunscreen on my baby? We do not […]

Eating less meat, try vegetarian

vegetable platter

More individuals are choosing to eat less meat and the number of people choosing to become vegetarian is growing. Even if you are not a vegetarian, incorporating more plant-based foods in your diet has been shown to have healthful benefits. Eating a variety of foods that meets your caloric and nutrient needs is crucial to […]

Mild Hearing Loss–What To Do


About three quarters of Americans age 75 and over have some degree of hearing loss. But, according to the National Institutes of Health, only 20 percent of those who need a hearing aid are wearing one. One reason has to do with image: many seniors worry that a hearing aid will make them look and […]

Save time and money with HealtheVisits


When you feel sick, the last thing that you want to do is leave your house and drive to an urgent care center or the emergency room. You sit. You wait. You breathe in every else’s germs. When you’ve had the condition before, you know the symptoms. You even have a good idea of what […]

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