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."
Diabetes and Healthy living: What your physician wants you to know (part 1)
Throughout this time that I have interacted with my grandmother, she always portrayed an image of a healthy woman who had every thing under control. I recall how she kept allaying my fears on how s…
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.
How Specialty Certification Influences Professional Practice : Journal of Nursing Administration
Certified Nurses Day (March 19) honors nurses worldwide who contribute to better patient outcomes through board certification in their specialty. In this month’s Magnet® Perspectives column, Sharon Vanairsdale, MS, APRN, ACNS-BC, NP-C, CEN, program director for Emory University Hospital’s Serious...
The 10 Biggest Feeding Mistakes Parents Make
Parents play a key role in shaping their children's approach to eating. We tell you the mistakes to avoid with your little one.
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…
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…
Looking after your hearing aid: 5 tips for first-time users
First-time hearing aid user? There is a lot to take in! Here are some helpful tips on hearing aid care for first-time users.
How to eat if you want a beach body
With the sun starting to make an appearance, you’re probably starting to think about how you’ll look in that swimsuit. However, even if you’re clocking up bugmiles like they are going out fashion, if your diet is letting you down you won’t reach peak summer shape. Eat your way to your perfect beach body with these top tips Eat protein at breakfast Those who eat breakfast are leaner than those that don’t. Fact. However, recent research also suggests that including protein boosts this effect. Try eggs, yogurt or lean meat to help fend off hunger until lunch. Cut calories - but not too much If you are looking to trim down, you do need to eat fewer calories than you are burning…but, less is definitely not more. Eating too few calories can sabotage…
ACR 2017: Can wellness advice get radiologists active?
WASHINGTON, DC - If sitting is the new smoking, then radiologists have a bad habit to kick. Fortunately, teaching them ways to be more active can have a positive effect, according to a presentation at this week's American College of Radiology (ACR) annual meeting.