The Gaylord Gauntlet 5k & Obstacle Run is held the last Sat. in June on the 500 acre campus of Gaylord Hospital in Wallingford, CT. Proceeds from this great ...
Coping with Breast Cancer: A Counselor Shares Helpful Advice and Encouragement
We know we don’t have all the answers. That’s why we reach out to professionals who have more experience and knowledge about various topics. We recently talked about adjusting to life after receiving a breast cancer diagnosis with Stacy Lewis, MSW, ACHP-SW, LMSW. The Women’s Cancers Program Coordinator at CancerCare, she provides counseling to individuals who are coping with breast cancer. She also counsels people... Read More
How Chiropractic Helps Trigger Finger
Stenosing tenosynovitis, also known as “trigger finger,” is a repetitive strain injury that is one of the most common injuries in the workplace. It is marked by one finger or thumb that is stuck in a bent position and pops or snaps when straightened. It is caused by an inflamed or irritated flexor tendon. AsRead More
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Everyone should cook with MSG, says food scientist
"I like to encourage my kids to eat a little healthier, so I'll sprinkle a little 'supersalt' in there. That stuff is really powerful."
ProMedica OnDemand: How Virtual Doc Visits Improve Patient Access
Modern technology has changed the experience of doctor house calls. Apps are making it easy to video chat with a doctor for quick and convenient medical consultation According to information and analytics firm IHS , the annual number of virtual doctor consults are growing rapidly and expected to reach up to 5.4 million by 2020. Major insurance carriers are following suit with the trend by expanding coverage to include these virtual visits Earlier this year, ProMedica launched its virtual visit service, ProMedica OnDemand , which allows patients to talk with U.S. board-certified providers from a mobile app or website. The service offers 24/7 access for patients of all ages. “ProMedica OnDemand offers patients a convenient, affordable…
Dance Rehab & Conditioning: How Physical Therapy Can Help
Dance-specific rehab and conditioning is an essential part of any dancer’s self-care and physical maintenance. Learn how physical therapy can help.
Learn about Hip or Knee Replacement
| Mount Nittany Medical Center A free informational session on joint replacements called "A Joint Venture" is taught by Val Coakley, RN, orthopedic case manager at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Sessions cover how to prepare for surgery, what to expect before, during and after surgery, the role of providers in your recovery, equipment use and care planning. Mount Nittany's orthopedic program is nationally ranked for its high standards of care and safety. Pre-registration is not required. Location Details Mount Nittany Medical Center 1800 East Park Avenue, Conference Rooms 1, 2, or 3, State College, PA 16803
I Am Teaching My Daughter That She Does Not Have To Be ‘Sorry’ All The Time
Women are still given the message to be agreeable and quiet. And I have been complicit in passing that message on to my daughter.
5 Tips to Help Families With a Diagnosis of Autism
As a speech-language pathologist, you’ll encounter many opportunities to work with people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Some families you work with as a speech-language pathologist may be ne…