health history http://www.kplu.org en How to talk health during T-Day http://www.kplu.org/post/how-talk-health-during-t-day <p>If you’re looking for a conversation starter this Thanksgiving, the country’s top public health doctor has a suggestion – find out about your family’s health history.</p><p>Talking about diseases might not be your family's ideal topic for a holiday – but <a href="http://www.surgeongeneral.gov">US Surgeon General Regina Benjamin</a> says one approach is to start very general.</p> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 01:29:02 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 7187 at http://www.kplu.org Health history can be a gift to family members http://www.kplu.org/post/health-history-can-be-gift-family-members <p>Along with egg nog and presents, doctors say families should share their health histories this holiday season.&nbsp; Health officials say family history is a leading predictor of illnesses and a big gift for loved ones.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 23 Dec 2010 01:04:01 +0000 Charla Bear 422 at http://www.kplu.org Health history can be a gift to family members