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Those who wish to improve their fitness for better overall health
should focus on four areas: cardiorespiratory (aerobic) fitness,
muscle strength and endurance, flexibility, and balance.
Polymyalgia rheumatica, a painful inflammation in the neck,
shoulders, and hips, can affect quality of life. While difficult
to diagnose, it can be treated effectively with low doses of
Women suffering from domestic violence are affected by various health issues, aside from the abuse itself. They are more likely to suffer stress-related physical ailments and to abuse alcohol or drugs.
A Harvard Medical School physician answers your question about
the potential for bone deterioration, which has been linked in a
very small percentage of cases to use of bisphosphonate drugs for