Health - Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/health linncountyleader.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 16:31:46 +0000 Yoga for your heart: It’s no stretch to see the benefits https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190418/yoga-for-your-heart-its-no-stretch-to-see-benefits?rssfeed=true Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:56:36 CST By American Heart Association News https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190418/yoga-for-your-heart-its-no-stretch-to-see-benefits Ick! Study finds men's beards have more germs than dog fur https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190416/ick-study-finds-mens-beards-have-more-germs-than-dog-fur?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:06:21 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190416/ick-study-finds-mens-beards-have-more-germs-than-dog-fur Child’s near-tragedy inspired mom to create CPR Wrap https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190416/childs-near-tragedy-inspired-mom-to-create-cpr-wrap?rssfeed=true Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:41:34 CST By Nicole Villalpando nvillalpando@statesman.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190416/childs-near-tragedy-inspired-mom-to-create-cpr-wrap Celebrate Healthcare Decisions Day by naming your medical power of attorney https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190415/celebrate-healthcare-decisions-day-by-naming-your-medical-power-of-attorney?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Apr 2019 10:58:23 CST By Nicole Villalpando nvillalpando@statesman.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190415/celebrate-healthcare-decisions-day-by-naming-your-medical-power-of-attorney Allergies? Here's what to drink (and not to drink) if your throat is sore https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190415/allergies-heres-what-to-drink-and-not-to-drink-if-your-throat-is-sore?rssfeed=true Mon, 15 Apr 2019 03:36:40 CST Addie Broyles, Austin American-Statesman https://www.linncountyleader.com/zz/entertainmentlife/20190415/allergies-heres-what-to-drink-and-not-to-drink-if-your-throat-is-sore Aging in Place: Program for seniors improves lives, saves Medicaid money https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190411/aging-in-place-program-for-seniors-improves-lives-saves-medicaid-money?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:53:53 CST Judith Graham Kaiser Health News https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190411/aging-in-place-program-for-seniors-improves-lives-saves-medicaid-money Today’s Workout: Jumping lunge combines cardio and leg strengthening https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190411/todays-workout-jumping-lunge-combines-cardio-and-leg-strengthening?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Apr 2019 11:37:02 CST Marlo Alleva More Content Now https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190411/todays-workout-jumping-lunge-combines-cardio-and-leg-strengthening New Jersey high school mourns principal who died after donating bone marrow https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190411/new-jersey-high-school-mourns-principal-who-died-after-donating-bone-marrow?rssfeed=true Thu, 11 Apr 2019 08:55:38 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190411/new-jersey-high-school-mourns-principal-who-died-after-donating-bone-marrow Is it time for whooping cough vaccine to get an update? CDC exploring https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190408/is-it-time-for-whooping-cough-vaccine-to-get-update-cdc-exploring?rssfeed=true Mon, 08 Apr 2019 13:42:52 CST By Nicole Villalpando nvillalpando@statesman.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190408/is-it-time-for-whooping-cough-vaccine-to-get-update-cdc-exploring Could the Keto diet lead to a bad heart rhythm? https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190405/could-keto-diet-lead-to-bad-heart-rhythm?rssfeed=true Fri, 05 Apr 2019 11:26:57 CST By Nicole Villalpando nvillalpando@statesman.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190405/could-keto-diet-lead-to-bad-heart-rhythm A safe alternative: More older adults recover from joint replacement at home https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190404/safe-alternative-more-older-adults-recover-from-joint-replacement-at-home?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:02:48 CST Judith Graham Kaiser Health News https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190404/safe-alternative-more-older-adults-recover-from-joint-replacement-at-home Today’s Workout: Standing oblique crunch works for all levels https://www.linncountyleader.com/opinion/20190404/todays-workout-standing-oblique-crunch-works-for-all-levels?rssfeed=true Tue, 09 Apr 2019 10:58:22 CST Marlo Alleva More Content Now https://www.linncountyleader.com/opinion/20190404/todays-workout-standing-oblique-crunch-works-for-all-levels Should you stop taking aspirin to prevent heart disease? It’s complicated https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190404/should-you-stop-taking-aspirin-to-prevent-heart-disease-its-complicated?rssfeed=true Thu, 04 Apr 2019 13:35:58 CST By Nicole Villalpando nvillalpando@statesman.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190404/should-you-stop-taking-aspirin-to-prevent-heart-disease-its-complicated Help for the helper: States push for caregiver tax credits https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190329/help-for-helper-states-push-for-caregiver-tax-credits?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Mar 2019 11:35:06 CST Samantha Young Kaiser Health News https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190329/help-for-helper-states-push-for-caregiver-tax-credits Today’s Workout: Skater hops are great warm-up exercise https://www.linncountyleader.com/opinion/20190329/todays-workout-skater-hops-are-great-warm-up-exercise?rssfeed=true Fri, 29 Mar 2019 11:21:14 CST Marlo Alleva More Content Now https://www.linncountyleader.com/opinion/20190329/todays-workout-skater-hops-are-great-warm-up-exercise Avocados recalled in 6 states after testing positive for listeria https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190326/avocados-recalled-in-6-states-after-testing-positive-for-listeria?rssfeed=true Tue, 26 Mar 2019 12:11:10 CST By Laura Jazmin Tolliver ltolliver@pbpost.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190326/avocados-recalled-in-6-states-after-testing-positive-for-listeria Study finds enough fecal bacteria to make you sick on McDonald's touchscreens https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190325/study-finds-enough-fecal-bacteria-to-make-you-sick-on-mcdonalds-touchscreens?rssfeed=true Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:02:26 CST By Gary Dinges gdinges@gatehousemedia.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190325/study-finds-enough-fecal-bacteria-to-make-you-sick-on-mcdonalds-touchscreens Tyson recalls chicken strips due to metal fears https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190322/tyson-recalls-chicken-strips-due-to-metal-fears?rssfeed=true Fri, 22 Mar 2019 17:29:33 CST By GateHouse Media staff https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190322/tyson-recalls-chicken-strips-due-to-metal-fears March Madness: basketball, brackets ... and vasectomies? https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190321/march-madness-basketball-brackets--and-vasectomies?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:38:10 CST By Kevin Stankiewicz kstankiewicz@dispatch.com https://www.linncountyleader.com/news/20190321/march-madness-basketball-brackets--and-vasectomies Today’s Workout: Core leg extension is a total body exercise https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190321/todays-workout-core-leg-extension-is-total-body-exercise?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:21:26 CST Marlo Alleva More Content Now https://www.linncountyleader.com/lifestyle/20190321/todays-workout-core-leg-extension-is-total-body-exercise