Health in Portland, OR

Very pleased. I am a new patient as my long time dentist retired. I felt my old dentist was recommending too much as he was trying to keep busy before the end. I agreed with everything recommended by this new office. Conservative. Well explained. It all made sense. My wife has been very pleased with this office and i am now too.

"Social causes and issue related art is what drives the Obey Awareness projects, so a graphic program for Keep A Breast to raise awareness about toxic chemic...

The Avamere Family of Companies announced on Wednesday a reorganization of its executive ranks intended to remove the separations among the Wilsonville, Oregon-based firm’s individual entities, allow the sharing of resources and create a post-acute care network. “With this new organizational structure, our company will Read More »

What are the pitfalls of historic approaches to adherence? Learn how leading solutions combine both measurement and engagement for real results.

Thanksgiving is about being thankful for what you have, and one of the things you have is your health. So, show yourself how thankful you are by having a healthy Thanksgiving this year!

This past August, KEZI 9 Sports brought you the story of Danielle Bixby, a local 8 year old with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis, a rare form of cancer.
Working with Team Impact, Danielle signed with Oregon Ducks volleyball for two years. But the bonds formed this year will go far beyond that.

Legacy Weight and Diabetes Institute helps empower you to make positive change. We offer individual appointments, diabetes classes and support groups.

When I joined NW Women's Fitness in November 2009, I had just moved back to Portland and was looking for a place for just me. I had moved back in with my parents while working from home, which meant I had no space for quiet, solitude, fitness or self-care. As a native Portlander, I had been aware of the gym for years, but had never explored becoming a member. But when I was in the midst of this challenging time in my life…

Change is good, right? The Avamere Family of Companies certainly thinks so! Today, the Wilsonville, Oregon-based healthcare company announced a strategic organization change to move from a company of individual silo entities (Avamere Living, Infinity Rehab, and Signature Healthcare At Home) to a cohesive post-acute and community-based healthcare system. This notable effort aims to further …

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CBD Oil has been shown clinically and by research to be most effective for anxiety, pain and certain types of seizure disorders. All other claims (and there are a lot of them) are for the most part anecdotal.
Our clinic (HormoneSynergy Clinic) in Portland Oregon uses CBD like we do any other supplement. It’s an additional tool in a complicated medical toolbox.
Despite the claims that are being thrown around by many of those selling CBD, it is not a miracle…

The Avamere Family of Companies announced today a strategic organization change to move from a company of individual entities (Avamere Living, Infinity Rehab and Signature Healthcare At Home) to…

It's the season that reminds us to embrace the attitude of gratitude
To you, our patients, we are grateful to be a trusted member of your health care team. It is an honor to witness the healing, the personal growth and the life changing transformations that we get to cheer on the whole year through. Each day is filled with amazing stories of incredible courage. Thank you for sharing yourselves with us!
These last two months of the year have our calendars loaded…

Research shows that a coronary artery calcium or CAC test, either alone or combined with other evaluation methods, did a better job of predicting whether a symptomatic patient required heart surgery than the standard evaluation.

Results of a study about an implantable device for chronic pain relief showed it reduced disability by about 27%, according to patient-reported outcomes about this nondrug pain treatment.

$25 provides a Paper Turkey voucher. $65 provides a complete Thanksgiving meal for a family in need. Give online at ugmportland.org

Glaucoma can be treated with eye drops, pills, laser surgery, traditional surgery or a combination of these methods. The goal of any treatment is to prevent loss of vision, as vision loss from glaucoma is irreversible. The good news is that glaucoma can be managed if detected early, and that with medical and/or surgical treatment, most people with glaucoma will not lose their sight
Taking medications…

You know who your compliance leaders are, but do you really know them? Here are a few fun facts about your leaders!

7 Steps to an Effective Business Continuity Strategy
Workloads are migrating. Applications and files are stored and accessed in the cloud. Sales transactions, and even communications both internal and external, are conducted via the world wide web. We carry a spare tire and emergency kit in our cars in case of emergency. Shouldn’t you take that same precautionary approach to keep your business delivering products and…

Nominations should consider how the preceptor
1. Creates a comprehensive learning environment, allowing the student to gain critical clinical skills
2. Provides the student with additional educational resources
3. Constantly challenges the student and engages the student in each interaction
4. Provides ongoing professional involvement after the rotation has concluded
5. Provides quality care for the patient while offering a dynamic educational environment
6. Incorporates Osteopathic…

Ongoing pain in your pelvic region, genitals, or rectum with or without a bowel movement
Pain during intercourse (experienced by women)
Personal trainer to the Mighty Mamas Boot Camp, Gillian, recommends before beginning an exercise program understanding the connection between your posture, breathing, and pelvic floor, and how all three are crucial to proper core engagement and safe, effective movement.
The pelvic floor is a group…

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Today we are incredibly excited to announce that Heptio will be acquired by VMware. It is a watershed day for our company, and we hope for…

Most of us are aware of a few basic rules concerning diet and sleep. No caffeine in the evenings, for example. No cheese before bed (fine, that one's been debunked.) But how else does diet affect sleep? According to a new study, the connection…

Is there a Chiropractic Flu Shot? Flu Season always brings up the question about “The Flu Shot”. Is there a Chiropractic Flu Shot? No, although there […]

Thanksgiving is less than a month away – and we’ve identified 400 families in need of help this Thanksgiving. $25 will provide a Paper Turkey voucher and $65...

Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is less than a month away – and we’ve identified 400 families in need of help this Thanksgiving. $25 will provide a Paper Tur...