Dedicating time in service to your country is a noble profession, but it is one that can have consequences in the long run. According to this Bellingham Herald piece, older veterans are discovering the effect of their service during times of war, even years after their service ended.
Why should your bone doctor care about your drinking habits? Numerous studies, including one recently published in the journal Osteoporosis International, reveal that heavy drinking negatively impacts bone health and may even lead to osteoporosis in later life. The science shows that curbing the cocktails not only takes some backbone, but builds it as well.
Baby Boomers are known for a lot of things, but one area that doesn’t get the recognition it probably should is a substance abuse problem that is following many in this generation into their golden years.
Eating disorders are usually associated with young females caught in the difficult years of adolescence. Many parents are aware of the risks of eating disorders, and they know to watch for signs in their young daughters as they move through the teen years and into college.