April 2, 2013 - 3:54pm
2013 Martial Arts Showcase Benefits Kosair Children’s Hospital
March 20, 2013 - 6:23pm
For the second year in a row, Oldham County was ranked the healthiest of Kentucky’s 120 counties. Metro Louisville (Jefferson County), on the other hand, ranked a disappointing 30th on the list.
A new report released today examines the health and well-being of people living in nearly every county in the United States, and finds that rates of premature deaths are at the lowest level in 20 years. Nevertheless, people in the unhealthiest counties are dying too early at more than twice the...
March 14, 2013 - 9:00am
The eyes may have it...but you won't know unless you speak to a licensed health professional.
It has been said that the eyes are the windows to the soul.I cannot say with any type of authority whether or not this is true.I cannot, with any authority, look into your eyes and tell you much of anything.What I can tell you is that this week is World Glaucoma Awareness Week and that this would...
January 23, 2013 - 2:38pm
BODY WORLDS Vital at Kentucky Science Center opened last week and runs until May. Preserved human specimens in various states of health and disease show how positive eating habits and exercise routines lead to improved health. Members get access to the exhibit plus permanent exhibits for $10/adult and $5/child; non-members will pay $20/adult and $15/child.
On January 20, The Kentucky Science Center (formerly Louisville Science Center) launched a new special exhibit that will run until May 19, 2013: BODY WORLDS Vital, an in-depth exploration of the human body and how our dietary and health choices affect our intricate physiological system.The...
January 15, 2013 - 11:00am
When it comes to the flu, the best offense is a good defense. With lots and lots of hand washing.
Flu season is upon us and has not been shy about making its presence known in the Louisville area. The U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) has classified the flu as “Widespread” for both KY and IN. The flu season is considered to run from October through February (when it peaks)...