You’ve heard it since you were a child: Eat your vegetables. And in the supermarket aisles, you see cartons lining the shelves exclaiming that they’re 100% fruit. You know ...
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As kids head back to school, parents start thinking about school supplies they need to buy, physician appointments they need make, and rearranging schedules around pickups, dropoffs, practices, and plays. But if your child has a chronic health condition, you may be thinking about a lot more. Sending a child with a health condition to [...]
Your husband is probably great about remembering to make time for an oil change, but he always conveniently seems to forget to schedule a doctor’s appointment for a checkup. And when you do remind him to get his yearly physical, he probably just brushes it off by saying, “Why should I? I’m fine.” [...]
The ORMC / Heart Center, “Losing It & Loving It” weight loss class & support group newsletter September, Is there anything better than a Utah peach? Other than a Utah tomato? We know what they are, how they taste (delicious!) and that they can satisfy hunger. In the world of wellness there are often diets, [...]
There are few things in life as disconcerting as losing control of one’s bladder (aka “peeing your pants” in elementary school vernacular). Yet, for 25 million American adults, it’s a regular occurrence and it’s called urinary incontinence. Here’s a brief overview of this all-too-common cause for embarrassment for men and women. What is urinary incontinence? Urinary [...]
Being diagnosed with cancer is scary enough. But what do you do when you don’t have insurance? When the doctors told you about your cancer diagnosis, maybe you handled it well. And you did the same when they gave you details on the surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. You knew you could deal with all that. [...]