Until 1955, there were no drugs to control high blood pressure. People with this condition were in deep water and became water logged due to the retention of excess fluid. Thus, a condition known as hypertension resulted.
In the year of our Lord 1953, I was drafted into the Armed Forces of the U.S. during the Korean War.
When I was a kid and was performing an antisocial act, my parents would say, “A hard head will make a soft tail.”
The only time that you know you have a gut is when it either growls or cramps up
Today, our jails are filling up with youngsters who are cutting up. In fact, prisons are sources of economic growth and have replaced mental institutions.
I bet you didn’t realize that when you drink a soothing cup of flavorful cocoa, you are actually protecting your heart with antioxidants
Aspirin is a miracle drug. It is so arrogant, it wears a slogan on its white coat: “Take an aspirin a day and keep the doctor away.”
Have you noticed that supermarkets and hospitals sell a great many things that cause disease?
I grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y., and attended the great Concord Baptist Church, where I listened intently to the sermons delivered by the great Rev. Gardner Taylor
Inner-city stray birds and animals experience hazardous conditions during the winter months while they are trying to survive
Many renowned persons have made comments regarding alcoholism.
As you read the newspaper and watch television, it is obvious that a great change is taking place not only in this country, but all over the world.
I am convinced that patients’ lives are extended when they are kept at home. They can hear familiar voices and songs. They can see familiar faces of their loved ones.
Whether you have a chronic illness or even a so-called terminal illness, your body will respond if your mind is fixed on healing and living. I believe people are dying prematurely because they think they are going to die.
I’m sure that during this holiday season, all of us will be eating foods that are prepared by other hands
Coming to my office was more like coming to a social meeting
I had many elderly patients who were living alone and whose minds had unfortunately begun to fad.
Well, the sneeze and sore throat season is upon us with a vengeance
watch out for mineral deficiency
No matter what medical condition that you may be experiencing with your breasts, just remember that there are still many areas that are normal and must be maintained in good health
I believe that the most beautiful and spiritual visual experience that I have had is observing the changes of the color of leaves in the fall
Have you been feeling a little rusty lately? Has your spark and shine diminished?
In other words, make sure that if you are experiencing symptoms of an early heart attack or stroke, that you are able to get to a hospital where there is a clot-busting team on staff 24 hours a day.
Summertime means playtime, but playtime in overbearing heat can cause heat exhaustion and heat strokes in little folks. Whether these crumb-snatchers are playing baseball, sweltering on basketball courts or kicking the ball on soccer fields, the sun can play havoc on these young, fast-moving bodies.
Just below the navel on your body is the area where the bladder lies internally. Tenderness in this area can often signal that a bladder infection may be in progress.
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