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The Benefits of Post-operative Occupational Therapy

The Benefits of Post-operative Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy Month highlights the vital role that rehabilitation plays in improving life after surgery. Occupational therapy is a form of rehabilitation that helps patients return to everyday activities after a traumatic event, whether it be a car accident or …

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Is My Sports Injury Serious?

Is My Sports Injury Serious?

Sports injuries aren’t only a problem for serious athletes. Know the signs of serious damage so you can get the right care. Sports injuries can happen to anyone, from the lunch break power walker to the swimmer training for the …

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Top Tips for Choosing a PCP or Specialist

Top Tips for Choosing a PCP or Specialist

Find out how to select a doctor that best fits your needs. A primary care provider, or PCP, helps you maintain health and prevent illness and, when necessary, refers you to an expert on specific conditions – a specialist. PCPs …

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When Should I Have a Colonscopy?

When Should I Have a Colonscopy?

Your level of risk determines when and how often you should receive this vital screening. The mission of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month is to spread the word about this deadly disease and how colonoscopies save lives. Since colorectal cancer …

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What to Expect from an Urgent Care Center

What to Expect from an Urgent Care Center

Urgent care centers are a great alternative to the traditional emergency room. Learn what goes on inside an urgent care facility. An urgent care facility serves patients of non-life threatening emergencies. A broken bone, a high fever or a bad …

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Heart-Smart Nutrition: 5 Must-Have Food Items for your Shopping Cart

Heart-Smart Nutrition: 5 Must-Have Food Items for your Shopping Cart

What foods are best for your heart? When it comes to your heart health, the goal is to reduce bad cholesterol. March is National Nutrition Month, so keep that in mind the next time you're at the grocery store. Shop for …

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Should I Have ACL Surgery?

Should I Have ACL Surgery?

Injury to the ACL is frequent and can be treated with surgery. The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), is located between two bones behind the knee cap. This juncture is what makes our legs feel stable when we walk or work …

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Do I Have Heart Disease?

Do I Have Heart Disease?

Heart disease is the #1 killer of Americans today. Learn your risk so you can prevent it from harming your heart. February is American Heart Month. This is a great time to learn about your risk for developing heart disease …

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Top Reasons to Become a Donor

Top Reasons to Become a Donor

Have you ever wished you could be a superhero and save lives? Organ and tissue donors do it every day. Over a hundred thousand people in the United States wait in hope that an organ or tissue will become available …

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Act FAST: Stroke Symptoms That Require Emergency Care

Act FAST: Stroke Symptoms That Require Emergency Care

Identifying stroke symptoms early could save a life. A stroke occurs when blood can’t reach the brain, either due to blockage or insufficient blood flow. Know what a stroke looks like so that you can call 911 before brain damage …

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