Welcome to A Lot About Health!

Living with chronic medical conditions is something millions of people in the United States face each and every day – about half of the adults in this country, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)*. From diabetes and obesity, to high cholesterol, arthritis and more.

If you’re one of the estimated 100+ million living with a chronic disease or condition, then you know the battles you face in managing symptoms and looking for information on treatments that can help you live the quality life that you want.

And there’s A LOT of information out there … so much that it can be overwhelming!

A Lot about Health was created to bring you easy-to-understand information on a variety of conditions. Here you’ll Learn, find out more about Living with and Treatments available for common conditions that affect many people. You’ll also find unique and interesting articles in each Did You Know section. For example, did you know that for some people, sprinkling black pepper on a banana can help to curb coughing and congestion?

Come in … explore our sites … stay a little or a long while. Maybe you’ll find some fun food suggestions or learn about natural ways to ease symptoms that you never knew. And come back often to check out fresh content! Welcome to A Lot about Health!

* “Chronic Disease Overview,” CDC, www.cdc.gov/chronicdisease/overview/index.htm, (June 25, 2015)