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Making Better Choices During Healthy Aging Month
September is Healthy Aging Month and Americans are living longer than ever before, but not necessarily better. Health risks - such as obesity, high cholesterol and heart disease - threaten to...
Best Ways to Effectively Diagnose and Treat Common Uterine Conditions Is it safe to do Exercise if you Have Asthema? Smokers Beware!!  
According to a new teaching module recently released by the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics (APGO), physicians should consider alternatives to the dilation & curettage (D&C) procedure for the diagnosis and treatment of menorrhagia, also known as excessive menstrual bleeding. The D&C procedure entails the... One of the goals of asthma treatment is to help you maintain a normal and healthy lifestyle, which includes exercise and other physical activities. Following your triggers and monitoring your symptoms .... By now, most people are well aware that smoking causes lung cancer. Cigarettes, pipes, cigars, and chewing tobacco kill more than 434,000 Americans each year accounting for one out of...  
What is Good Health
Good health in general is a matter of choice.The fundamental purpose of medical practice as we know it, is to attempt to bring a person with disease or disability to a level of normal functionality.Wellness on the otherhand is to increase the span of healthy life through good lifestyle habits and prevention of disease or disability.
It is prudent therefore to set a goal to achieve optimal health, by starting out with a general physical exam.