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Call the midwife: Learn more about why you should consider midwifery care

November 13, 2018
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For many people, the role of a midwife might seem hazy. Midwives can be present at a birth, but what exactly do they do? Midwifery is actually a highly specialized field, and its practitioners have a specific skill set to offer women — and it’s not limited to labor and delivery.

Great American Smokeout

November 12, 2018
Every year on the 3rd Thursday in November smokers across the country participate in the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout. It is a date to come together and say ‘no’ to tobacco on a grand scale.

6 ways to make time for yourself when you have no time

November 08, 2018
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Here are six tips to help you make more time for yourself and your health despite a busy schedule.

Chief of Pediatrics explains why you should get your flu shot

November 08, 2018

The 2017-18 flu season was one of the most deadly in decades - more than 80,000 Americans died last year from the flu, almost 200 of them were children. Every year we see young, healthy people dying of influenza and influenza-related complications. This year, we've already seen flu deaths in other parts of the country.

How to be your own health advocate

November 06, 2018
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If you feel like your healthcare is something that is happening to you as opposed to working with you, it’s time for you to become your own health advocate.

More Cancer Screenings for Men in Movember

November 02, 2018
Movember is about more than facial hair in November. It's a time to call attention to men's health, and specifically, the importance of cancer screenings.

Movember is about more than facial hair in November. It’s a time to call attention to men’s health, and specifically, the importance of cancer screenings.

Will artificial intelligence be able to predict the onset of Alzheimer's disease?

November 01, 2018
Currently, the Alzheimer's Association reports 5.7 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's or dementia.

The use of machine learning applications in diagnosing Alzheimer's is an exciting new development in medical research that promises to help overcome the difficulties of early diagnosis.

Breastmilk basics: does diet really matter?

October 30, 2018
Certain foods, diets, medications, and more can influence breastmilk production, and every lactating mother should know what foods and drinks to avoid while breastfeeding.

Certain foods, diets, medications, and more can influence breastmilk production, and every lactating mother should know what foods and drinks to avoid while breastfeeding.

Tips to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

October 30, 2018
While Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is rare, it is a source of worry for many parents.

While Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is rare, it is a source of worry for many parents. We don't know exactly what causes SIDS, but we do know some ways to reduce the risk.

Breaking the silence about pelvic pain

October 25, 2018
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Are you suffering from pelvic pain? You are not alone. Learn more about causes and how to treat discomfort and pain.

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