Future of Personal Health
Start Young Live Long The Importance of Oral Health

Start Young, Live Long: The Importance of Oral Health

Mediaplanet sat down with Warren A. Brill, President of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry to talk about the future oral health care.
How Implant Technology Changed My Life

How Implant Technology Changed My Life

Severely hearing impaired since birth, Sarah Churman had long managed to cope in a world where sound was a foreign concept.
A Three Pronged Approach to Defeating Lung Cancer

A Three-Pronged Approach to Defeating Lung Cancer

Executive director of the National Lung Cancer Partnership, Regina Vidaver, explains how research, awareness and advocacy play a crucial role in bringing an end to lung cancer once and for all.
Larry Fitzgerald Has His Eye On The Prize

Larry Fitzgerald Has His Eye On The Prize

The record-setting wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals shares how he learned to strengthen and control his vision to better support him on and off the field.
Reducing Untreated Dental Disease

Reducing Untreated Dental Disease

Nearly 50 percent of adults age 30 and older have some form of gum disease. Good dental health isn’t a luxury. It’s a necessity.
Is Kissing Good For Your Health

Is Kissing Good For Your Health?

With just one kiss couples can share more than 500 different types of disease-causing germs and viruses, warns the academy of general Dentistry (AGD), a professional association of more than 35,000 general dentists.
Don t Sweep Your Dog s Dental Health Under The Rug

Don't Sweep Your Dog's Dental Health Under The Rug

Are your pet dental products safe and effective? 
Put Sleep Apnea to Bed for Good

Put Sleep Apnea to Bed for Good

Hybrid oral appliances represent the latest advancement in treating patients who cannot tolerate a CPAP machine or have mild to moderate sleep apnea.
George Lopez Opens Up About New Frontiers in Medicine

George Lopez Opens Up About New Frontiers in Medicine

Comedian and actor George Lopez talks candidly about his kidney transplant procedure and feeling healthy for the first time.
In Pregnancy and Beyond Dental Health Matters

In Pregnancy and Beyond, Dental Health Matters

​Many women are unaware that ignoring their oral health during pregnancy can lead to real problems. Tooth decay and gum disease can harm a woman’s overall health, her pregnancy and her baby’s dental future.
5 Things to Look for When Choosing a Dentist

5 Things to Look for When Choosing a Dentist

Choosing a dentist can be daunting. How do you know if your dentist is up-to-date with the latest technologies? That equipment is clean? That the billing process will be a smooth one?
Is the Future of Our Children in Jeopardy

Is the Future of Our Children in Jeopardy?

One in five children now faces increased risks for serious obesity-related conditions.
Katherine Heigl Speaks Up to Save Lives and Spread Awareness

Katherine Heigl Speaks Up to Save Lives and Spread Awareness

After a tragic accident, actress Katherine Heigl’s family donated the organs of her late brother, saving the lives of five people.
Breaking the Silence What is a Cochlear Implant

Breaking the Silence: What is a Cochlear Implant?

To help answer the most frequently asked questions, Mediplanet sat down with Dr. David Haynes.
The Next Generation of Transplants Do You Believe In Miracles

The Next Generation of Transplants: Do You Believe In Miracles?

Advancements in organ transplantation will continue to restore hope for those waiting to survive.
3 Facts About Sleep Disordered Breathing

3 Facts About Sleep-Disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing applies to a spectrum of breathing problems that occur while you sleep.
Super Grain How Brown Rice Can Reduce Diabetes by 36 Percent

Super Grain: How Brown Rice Can Reduce Diabetes by 36 Percent

A recent Harvard study suggests that if we switched from white rice to whole grain brown rice we could reduce diabetes by 36 percent.
Aaron Taylor s Major Wake Up Call

Aaron Taylor's Major Wake Up Call

CBS analyst and former NFL player, Aaron Taylor, discusses his eye-opening experience with sleep apnea.

Healthy Eyes, Happy Lives: 4 Tips to Protect Your Vision

Prevention and TreatmentWhen was the last time you gave your eyes a break? From morning to night, vision plays an important role in daily life, regardless of age.

Healthy Eyes, Happy Lives: 4 Tips to Protect Your Vision

Empowering Physicians to Fight Seasonal Allergies with Immunotherapy

Education and ResearchAllergy immunotherapy is a treatment for patients with reactions to seasonal pollens, dust mites, animal danders and various other inhalants. Here, John Thresher of United Allergy Services sets the record straight.

Empowering Physicians to Fight Seasonal Allergies with Immunotherapy

Fats 101: 6 Types You Should Know

Nutrition and DietNot all fats are created alike. In fact, there are 6 types of fat—some should be avoided, while others are needed in small quantities to promote better health.

Fats 101: 6 Types You Should Know

Chef Seamus Mullen’s Fresh Perspective on Rheumatoid Arthritis

AdvocacyCelebrated chef Seamus Mullen discusses working with his hands and how he manages his rheumatoid arthritis while running the hottest restaurants in New York City.

Chef Seamus Mullen’s Fresh Perspective on Rheumatoid Arthritis

8 Facts We Learned about Lymphoma in 2014

Education and ResearchA recent patient survey by the Lymphoma Coalition revealed interesting insights about the lack of awareness surrounding blood cancers and the changing face of our health care system.

8 Facts We Learned about Lymphoma in 2014

How Implant Technology Changed My Life

Prevention and TreatmentSeverely hearing impaired since birth, Sarah Churman had long managed to cope in a world where sound was a foreign concept.

How Implant Technology Changed My Life