When to Get an Eye Exam During an eye exam, an eye healthcare provider looks at your health history and gives you a series of eye tests. The tests are done to check the health of your eyes.
What the Inside of Your Nose Reveals Healthcare providers usually don't look inside your nose unless they have a specific reason. Usually, they are looking for an infection or allergy. Sometimes, they're looking for other sources of your breathing problem, such as a deviated septum, the term healthcare providers use to describe a misalignment of the cartilage that runs down the center of your nose.
All About Blood Pressure Medication Several kinds of medicine are commonly prescribed for high blood pressure. Here are some of the main types.
Air Filters, Dehumidifiers, and Humidifiers Here are some helpful tips for understanding the air in your house and the air-quality appliances that can alter it.
Pills: Make Them Go Down Easy Sometimes a pill gets stuck. That tends to happen at the ring of muscles at the top of the esophagus.
Exercise and Target Heart Rate The key to cardiovascular fitness is getting a good but safe aerobic workout. Heart rate monitors, which monitor your heart rate while you exercise, can help you do that with ease.