• Quick Tips: Fitting Physical Activity Into Your Day Explains that many everyday activities can get your heart rate up and meet physical activity needs. Lists 11 things you can do at home, such as walking your dog and vacuuming. Also covers things you can do at work to include exercise.
  • Memory Problems: Issues With Driving Whether a person with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia should still be allowed to drive is a common dilemma faced by people who have the disease and by their caregivers. Taking away driving privileges may reduce the person's sense...
  • Seizures Symptom Covers symptoms of seizures caused by epilepsy, other health problems, or medicine. Explains why seizures, or convulsions, occur. Covers home treatment. Includes interactive tool the help you decide when to see a doctor.
  • Epilepsy: Generalized Seizures Epilepsy that causes generalized seizures is more common in children than in adults. Partial seizures start in a specific, often damaged area in the brain. But generalized seizures can't be traced to a specific location or focus. The...
  • Epilepsy Covers different types of epilepsy and its causes. Addresses complications of seizures and lists risk factors. Guides through decision regarding when to call doctor. Covers exams/tests, treatments, medicines, and surgeries. Provides home treatment tips.
  • Fever Seizures Symptom Discusses fever seizures (also called fever convulsions) caused by a rapid rise in body temperature in a short period of time. Offers home treatment and prevention tips. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to seek care.
  • Graded Exercise Progress Chart Graded exercise is exercise that starts out slowly and increases in very small steps. It means you have a plan for your exercise and you follow it closely, even when you're having a good day and feel like doing more. Print a copy of this...
  • Exercises for Arm and Wrist Your doctor can give you information about exercises for building flexibility and strength in your hand, wrist, and arm.
  • Exercise and Physical Activity Ideas Aerobic activity raises your heart rate and keeps it up for a while. This increases the amount of oxygen delivered to your heart and muscles. Over time, this kind of activity benefits your heart, your muscles, your mood and self-esteem, and your...
  • Bob's Story: Biking for Health During his career, Bob couldn't find time for exercise. He worked hard and traveled a lot for his job. Fast-food meals were a way of life on the road, and he was overweight.
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