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Wellness Wednesday 6-18-14

Wellness Wednesday 6-18-14

A powerful quote on the merits and relationship between our mind and body. Good health will result in more than just a strong body. It will also contribute to strong mental health. Get started on living your best with a [...]

June 18, 2014 Wellness Wednesday
Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 40’s

Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 40’s

You’re approaching middle age – fast. You’re still in great health, but your risk factors go up as you age. Start with an annual physical exam with your general practitioner or family doctor that includes: Blood pressure Track height and [...]

June 16, 2014 Men's Health
Be a Healthy Dad this Father’s Day

Be a Healthy Dad this Father’s Day

You want to be around for a lot of Father’s Days to come, and the best way to ensure your health is to get out there and do some kid stuff! Take it outside. You’ll get plenty of heart-healthy exercise [...]

June 13, 2014 Men's Health
Wellness Wednesday 6-11-14

Wellness Wednesday 6-11-14

“Health is not valued till sickness comes,” Thomas Fuller. For many of us it’s easy to quickly lose track of taking care of ourselves, until we have a problem. It’s human nature, but no matter how you choose your priorities [...]

June 11, 2014 Wellness Wednesday
Top 7 Signs You Should Get Tested for Prostate Cancer

Top 7 Signs You Should Get Tested for Prostate Cancer

In the early stages, prostate cancer has no symptoms. Your best bet for early detection, is regular screenings. Late stage symptoms include: 1. Difficulty urinating: a weak stream, the need to urinate more often than normal or getting up frequently [...]

June 9, 2014 Men's Health
Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 30’s

Men’s Essential Health Checks in Your 30’s

Sure, you’re young and healthy. But getting some essential tests can catch signs of issues to come, and could help you prevent big issues by tackling small ones. Here a list of essential tests for 30-something men. Diabetes: Once a [...]

June 6, 2014 Health Screens, Men's Health
Wellness Wednesday 6-4-14

Wellness Wednesday 6-4-14

“Health is a relationship between you and your body” – Terri Guillemets We only get one body in our lifetime, so the relationship you have with your body is in many ways, like having a life partner. This relationship however, [...]

June 4, 2014 Wellness Wednesday
June Is Men’s Health Month

June Is Men’s Health Month

Men’s Health Awareness and Comprehensive Lab Testing Men’s Health Month encourages men of all ages to take action toward achieving long-term health. This June, HealthCheckUSA is committed to helping raise awareness surrounding common but preventable health problems among men, through [...]

June 2, 2014 Men's Health
Take Control of Your Health: What Annual Blood Tests Should You Get?

Take Control of Your Health: What Annual Blood Tests Should You Get?

As you age, a lot of things happen inside your body that you can’t see, and might not see coming. Annual blood tests are your first line of defense against life-threatening diseases. Blood analysis can detect changes in your endocrine [...]

May 30, 2014 Blood Testing
Wellness Wednesday 5-28-14

Wellness Wednesday 5-28-14

“In health there is freedom. Health is the first of all liberties.” – Henri Frederic Amiel A powerful quote, as we celebrate and honor our freedoms this Memorial Day week. Take a moment, on this Wellness Wednesday, to think about [...]

May 28, 2014 Wellness Wednesday