It’s been two weeks. The deep cut on your leg still won’t heal. In fact, it’s getting larger, looks discolored, and is oozing white stuff. Plus, there’s a strong odor. ...
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As a woman, you probably spend a lot of time worrying about others. You stress about your husband’s high cholesterol or how he hasn’t been to the doctor in years. You shuttle aging parents to doctor appointments and make sure your kids are getting their shots. But with heart disease as the number [...]
The colonoscopy gets a lot of grief, and when you hear some of the horror stories, it’s not surprising. The truth is, it’s not as bad as some of these stories might suggest. More of the fear gets stripped away when you understand how vital this procedure is in preventing colon cancer. The [...]
The ORMC / Heart Center, “Losing It & Loving It” weight loss class & support group newsletter Which is the only day of the year that’s a verb? March FOURTH of course! The “birth” of spring is like a real birth: lots of bluster, unpredictability and a miracle at the end of it [...]
Fortunately for working moms, flex time and working remotely are not just trendy perks reserved for salespeople and tech startups. Allowing employees to work on their own terms is a major culture shift for most organizations—and it’s here to stay. As far back as 2001, nearly 30% of US workers had flexible schedules, [...]
Maybe your co-workers said they had it for dinner last night, or perhaps you saw it on your favorite cooking show. It’s the new superfood everyone is talking about. In the last decade, quinoa (pronounced keen-WAH) has risen in popularity, peaking when the United Nations declared 2013 to be the “Year of Quinoa.” So, [...]