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December 11, 2018 grief Health & Wellness Read Article

Handling Grief Around the Holidays

Grief affects each of us differently. Feelings of loss come and go without warning, even many years after a loved one has died. Sometimes, grief can be triggered by familiar events, music, smells, foods, or photographs. The holidays—full of traditions, ev

December 4, 2018 baby crawling Health & Wellness Read Article

The Guide to Foolproof Babyproofing During the Holidays

You’ve spent the last nine months readying for your new bundle of joy, but is your home ready, too? As baby grows, so does his or her curiosity and ability to explore—and with the holidays fast approaching, even more people and hazards are afoot.

November 29, 2018 CO2 Health & Wellness Read Article

Carbon Monoxide: The Silent Killer

Often called the “silent killer,” carbon monoxide poisoning is a potentially deadly illness caused by carbon monoxide gas.

November 8, 2018 GERD Health & Wellness Read Article

Keep an Eye on Recurring Heartburn

Chronic heartburn signs can point to a serious condition called GERD.

November 6, 2018 smoking Health & Wellness Read Article

Diabetes is Another Reason to Quit

In recent decades, we’ve been taught how much damage smoking can do to our lungs and other organs, but smoking causes more than cancer. Doctors now know that smoking can actually cause type 2 diabetes and intensify its complications.

October 25, 2018 basketball Health & Wellness Read Article

10 Tips for Returning Safely to Sports

There is nothing more disappointing to an athlete than being sidelined by a sports injury. The number one thing on any injured athlete’s mind is “when can I return to sports?

October 9, 2018 mammogram Health & Wellness Read Article

3D Mammogram is the Latest Innovation for Early Detection

If you have dense breast tissue, you may already know that additional diagnostic measures are recommended to thoroughly assess your breast healt

October 2, 2018 mother and daughter Health & Wellness Read Article

Regardless of Genes, Early Detection is Your Most Important Tool for Beating Breast Cancer

Genetic testing to discover ancestry is becoming very popular. Discovering your family history can reveal unexpected connections, new storylines, and a world of new relatives. But, there’s another benefit for some specific types of genetic testing.

September 25, 2018 Tahir Health & Wellness Read Article

Personalized Approach to Breast Screening Guidelines Q & A

One size fits all guidelines for breast cancer screenings are giving way to a more personalized approach, based on an individual’s risk factors, to determine the age, frequency and type of breast cancer screening that will be most effective.

August 31, 2018 healthy kids lunch Health & Wellness Read Article

Make a Nutritious Lunch Part of Your Child’s School Day

Schools today are empowering students to make healthy choices by providing balanced and nutritious lunch options

July 31, 2018 Bike Safety Health & Wellness Read Article

Concussions – Not Just a Concern for Athletes

Most often we associate concussions with athletic activities where there are experts on the sidelines or monitoring the activity to actively looking for incidents. However, concussions can happen anywhere.