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Tips for caretakers to help their loved one get better nutrition

Tips for caretakers to help their loved one get better nutrition

When a patient is battling cancer, good nutrition is essential to maintain physical strength and help ensure a better response to treatment. Foods high in protein are an important part…

Meet the millennial mom: Same infant feeding concerns, savvier about savings

Meet the millennial mom: Same infant feeding concerns, savvier about savings

Mothering styles can be as unique as the moms themselves and vary from generation to generation. A millennial mom would never think of putting her baby to sleep on his…

3 facts you don’t know about fruit and fruit juice

3 facts you don’t know about fruit and fruit juice

Feeding your family nutritious food and drinks can be tricky, especially when there are so many mixed messages about food out there. Diane Welland, nutritionist and registered dietitian, shares three…

Know the signs: How to tell if someone needs inpatient drug treatment

It’s no secret that drug and alcohol abuse don’t pair well with a happy, productive and goal-oriented lifestyle. And even if it doesn’t escalate to an addiction, drug and alcohol…

Community connections are a lifeline when coping with chronic disease

Community connections are a lifeline when coping with chronic disease

Like many people facing a chronic disease diagnosis, Renee Rodriguez felt utterly alone. After a lifetime of battling illnesses and infections, Rodriguez’s immunologist told her she had Common Variable Immune…

It’s Tournament Time, and Millions of Men Are ‘Mad’ About March

It’s Tournament Time, and Millions of Men Are ‘Mad’ About March

But for many men, basketballs and brackets take a backseat to a very personal and under-recognized medical condition – Peyronie’s disease (PD). PD can cause curvature that could be painful…

Real reasons why grandma won’t eat – and how you can help improve her nutrition

Real reasons why grandma won’t eat – and how you can help improve her nutrition

Every parent knows good nutrition is critical for your kids, and getting them to eat well can be an on-going struggle. But what if you’re also helping care for an…

Making the most of your advanced breast cancer treatment conversations

Making the most of your advanced breast cancer treatment conversations

The average doctor’s visit lasts around 15 minutes1, so every minute counts. Imagine being one of the approximately 150,000 people in the United States living with advanced breast cancer, -­locally…

The Ugly Truth About Toenail Fungus

Do you shower at the gym after your morning workout and walk barefoot? Do you regularly get salon pedicures? Do you wear socks while working outside for long periods of…

3 signs you might have shift work disorder

3 signs you might have shift work disorder

Do you work shifts and find yourself feeling excessively sleepy at work? With approximately 15 million Americans working outside of a traditional nine-to-five schedule, understanding the impact of working shifts is…