Is the National Hockey League on the Verge of a Mumps Outbreak?

Sources: CBS; Center For Disease Another day, another diagnosed case of the mumps in the NHL. Minnesota Wild coach Mike Yeo confirmed on Thursday that defenseman Ryan Suter has the mumps, making him the latest player in the NHL to be diagnosed over the past...

Featured Video: Heartburn/GERD Awareness at Digestive Health Care Center

Digestive Healthcare Centers: Hillsborough · Somerville · Warren Sources: DH; At Digestive Healthcare Center, we are a group of physicians specialized in gastroenterology, the medical field dedicated to digestive health. We are always striving to fulfill...

The physical, mental health, and other benefits of volunteering

Source: Asbury Park Press Active schedules can make it difficult to find the time to volunteer. Those who make the effort, however, can reap numerous benefits. The right volunteer fit can help individuals find friends, reach out to the community, learn new skills, and protect...

Video: Urban Health Initiative Program Targets Type 2 Diabetes for American Diabetes Month

Sources: Urban Health Initiative Program; American Diabetes Association During American Diabetes Month®, the American Diabetes Association is continuing its efforts to reduce health disparities and Stop Diabetes® in minority communities through the annual I Decide to Stop...

Environmental Health: How to Discuss Climate Change

Sources:; To enlarge, just double-click the pictures. More than 400 protesters stuck their heads in the sand on Australia’s Bondi Beach on Thursday, mocking the government’s reluctance to put climate change on the agenda of a G20 summit...

Doctors Express Urgent Care: Dealing With Fall Allergies

Source: GMN News Health For a large number of people, fall doesn’t just mean crisp nights and beautiful colors — it means another allergy season. With up to 30 percent of Americans suffering from hay fever or allergic rhinitis, fall is often full of sneezing, itchy eyes and trips...