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The 101 on Type 2 Diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is associated with increased age, obesity, family history and inactivity. But it be avoided, treated and controlled with good health practices.
Top 10 Reasons to Get Your Lungs Screened
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths. But if discovered early, it can be cured. Here's why you should consider screening.
Healthy Spines: The Do’s and Don’ts of Backpacks
With midterms and final exams approaching, backpacks are getting heavier. Here are some tips on healthy backpack habits for kids.
Top 10 Reasons to Get a Mammogram
Mammograms save lives. While several reports this past year created some confusion about mammograms, several facts remain certain.
Breastfeeding for Working Moms
You’ve enjoyed time connecting with your baby. Now it’s time to return to work. How do you juggle your job routine with breastfeeding, and still stay connected?
5 Questions with Betsy Rice, Nurse Navigator
Meet Betsy Rice, Nurse Navigator. Learn more about her background and what inspires her to work with those with cancer.
Ovarian Cancer and Your Sex Life
When bringing the spark back into your relationship during or after ovarian cancer treatment, you might have many emotions & challenges. Here are ways to cope.
Painting the Town Pink: Raising Breast Cancer Awareness
Every year in October, we see cities, towns and communities in our area, decked out in pink in support of national Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Play a role!
The Facts About Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian cancer is sporadic. Unfortunately, this means we haven’t yet determined the cause. But your chances become greater at fighting it when diagnosed early.
Plantar Fasciitis: The Basics
What causes this common injury in athletes? What can be done to alleviate it? Dr. Weiss discusses.