Health and Wellness

America's Depression, Robin Williams, Millions more

His tragic ending has placed a national spotlight on the seriousness of depression.

What Makes Depression So Deadly?

Eight Reasons Why It’s So Hard to Climb Out of the Darkness

Chronic Pain & Painkillers: Why You Should Consider Alternatives

Physician Offers 4 Natural Ways to End the Pain

How to Support a Loved One Who’s Fighting Cancer

For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Woman Living with Incurable Cancer Offers 4 Suggestions

Medicare Means Healthier Lives for Millions of Americans

Celebrating 49 Years of Medicare Successes

Rx Drug Abuse Labeled Silent Killer: Claims Nearly 17,000 American Lives a Year; Novus Medical Detox Solution Involves Education and Governmental Support

As the federal government works on creating a solution that minimizes over-prescribing of prescription drugs, Novus works to support victims of drug abuse with comprehensive rehabilitation.

Why Bad Breath Complaints Heat Up in the Summertime

Eliminating the Cause of Malodor is Far Better than Covering It Up, Oral Care Scientist Says

Survey of 4,000+ People Reveals Top 10 Depression Treatments (Surprisingly, Medication Is #23 on the List)

Most of us assume that medication is “the” go-to treatment option for depression.

Help Me Help Myself: Why Men Struggle with Mental Health

Problems and Seven Ways You Can Encourage Them to Get Help

Help Me Help Myself: Why Men Struggle with Mental Health

Problems and Seven Ways You Can Encourage Them to Get Help

Prepare for camping trips with Amica’s first-aid kit checklist

While camping is perfect for a peaceful weekend getaway, Amica Insurance is helping you prepare for the unexpected.

Exploring a Legal and Ethical Gray Area for People with Dementia

Should advance directives enable people with dementia to refuse food and water as a means of hastening their death? Commentaries and a case study examine potential benefits and harms.

Today's Older Adults Are More Dedicated to Fitness than Ever Before

SilverSneakers Fitness was founded in 1992 and is the nation's leading exercise program exclusively designed for older adults. Today, the program serves more than 11 million eligible members in more than 11,000 participating fitness and wellness facilities nationwide.

Voting Record on Retiree Issues Released for 1st Session of 113th Congress

“A Year of Endless Attempts to Cut Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid and Repeal Health Care Reform”

Neurosurgeon Recommends Building Muscle as Best Protection Against ‘the Disease of Aging’ Offers 5 Exercises for a Solid Strength-Building Regime

“Our ability to fight off disease resides in our muscles,”