Back to Basics: Understanding Blood Pressure
You’ve likely heard about the dangers of high blood pressure and how it can be an indicator of heart health. But what exactly is blood pressure? Read more >
Why foot care is so important if you have diabetes
Diabetes can also impact different areas of the body, with one of the most common areas impacted being the feet. Learn about two common foot conditions. Read more >
Domestic violence is more than physical abuse – learn about emotional, verbal, financial abuse and more
Domestic violence doesn’t always leave a mark, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t harmful. Read more >
When your loved one needs care – but so do you
You’ve probably found that caring for another person is rewarding. But, at certain times, you might need to take a break to care for your own health and well-being too. Read more >
6 reasons to walk more
Walking is a low impact form of exercise that can enhance your immune system, burn fat and even boost your mood. Read more >
LUNGS AND BREATHING
PFTs and Bronchoscopies: Understanding the Different Types of Pulmonary Diagnostic Testing
When someone develops a respiratory problem, physicians may turn to pulmonary diagnostic testing to get an accurate picture of what is occurring within your lungs. Learn what the different types of testing mean. Read more >
NURSES WEEK 2020
The year of the nurse
Celebrating nursing isn’t about the cakes, the gifts or the doughnuts (although they are nice to have), it’s about celebrating our profession and celebrating who we are and why we do what we do. Read more >
WELLNESS DURING COVID-19
Do you have asthma? Here is what you should know during the COVID-19 pandemic
Because COVID-19 is a respiratory illness, having asthma puts you at higher risk for complications if you contract the virus. Learn more about additional precautions you should take if you have asthma. Read more >
WELLNESS DURING COVID-19
COVID-19 symptoms: Mild to severe and how they progress
Mild. Moderate. Severe. Learn how to tell when possible COVID-19 symptoms require a call to the doctor. Read more >
What is a trauma center?
Learn why trauma centers differ from emergency rooms – and how their specialized care helps save lives. Read more >
Should I go to the emergency room or urgent care?
Here's how to tell when an ER visit is needed. Read more >
Do you know the signs of a heart attack?
Heart attack is a major cause of death in the U.S. Recognizing a heart attack early saves lives. Do you know the signs? Read more >
Lose the fad diets and the weight in 2020. Here's how.
Skip the fad diets this new year and reach your healthy weight goals with small, manageable changes that stick. Read more >
Tips to avoid asthma attacks in cold weather
Asthma attacks can be more common in cold weather. Discover how you can manage winter asthma. Read more >