Former homeless man talks about why some homeless people refuse to sleep in shelters
We begin this year's coverage of Denver's homelessness crisis by exploring the single most-asked question we got last year: why do so many of the city's homeless refuse to sleep in shelters?
Senior Care, In-Home Hospice, Palliative Care
Senior Care, In-Home Hospice and Palliative Care have a new home in Spartanburg -- a place where seniors can expect personalized care as their health needs c...
Cabernet Over Chemo: 4 Physicians, 4 Lessons
Dr. B.J. Miller speaking at the Coalition for Compassionate Care of California conference. Photo: Owen Egan Missing three limbs (all but his right arm) following an accident as a Princeton sophomore, the affable Miller talks like a man thankful for being alive with his distinctly humanist approach to death and dying. His TED talk, “What Really Matters at the End of Life,” has been viewed over 5 million times “If our subject matter is suffering and death, then the groundwork is empathy,” said Miller. “Staying inspired, loving the people you love, that’s your job.” While palliative care has traditionally addressed physical pain and emotional distress, Miller hopes to further expand its definition to embrace deeper social…
How to Pick the Best Health Care Plan During Open Enrollment
Make the right choices and you could cut your costs.
Overcoming Depression: How Psychologists Help With Depressive Disorders
Depression is extreme sadness or despair that lasts more than days and affects people in different ways. Fortunately, depression is highly treatable.
Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital
Houston Methodist Sugar Land (Texas) Hospital was named to Becker's Hospital Review's list of 100 Great Community Hospitals 2017
2019: Becker's Healthcare is pleased to release the 2019 edition of its list of '100 great...
Becker's Healthcare is pleased to release the 2019 edition of its list of '100 great hospitals in America. '
Torn Meniscus: What to Know
A torn meniscus is one of the most common knee injuries endured by orthopedic patients. Here's what you "kneed" to know.
What It Means To Be A Veteran Without The Experience Of War
Without having been involved in combat, this veteran says he's left wondering what kind of man he is.
3 foods that could increase your risk of colon cancer
Published Mar. 9, 2018 You probably tend to think of foods as either “healthy” or “unhealthy.” While healthy foods help you stay fit and feel good, unhealthy foods make you gain weight and feel sluggish However, there’s another step beyond unhealthy. There are foods that may contribute to your risk of cancer—namely colon cancer Colon cancer is the second most deadly type of cancer behind lung cancer . Every year, 140,000 people get colon cancer and as many as 50,000 people die from it. “Colon cancer is very treatable in its early stages,” said Bogdan Protyniak, MD, a colorectal surgeon at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre. “Unfortunately, because it can be difficult to…