Relieving the Pain to Keep You Going

More and more of us are trying to maintain our active lifestyles as we enter “middle age” and beyond. As we do so, we have to learn how to take care of our aching joints. Most joint pain remedies work to control the symptoms of arthritis, but don’t really do ... Read More...

Flu Facts

A Medical Expert Gives the Low-Down on the Flu and EnterovirusesB What is influenza? Dr. Kevin A. Slavin: Influenza, or flu, is an infection caused by a virus. Typical symptoms begin suddenly, usually wi... Read More...

Ten Tips to Prevent the Winter Blues

It’s nearly that time of year again – cold weather, snow, ice, clouds and days with less sunlight. For parents, winter is a tough time. Finding activities that are always inside, worrying about snow days and d... Read More...

The ‘Kneed’ To Know on Knee Arthritis

Approximately 9 million Americans currently battle with arthritis of the knee, in one form or another, on a daily basis. While there is no “cure,” effective treatment aims to reduce pain, stiffness, swelling and restore function.  There are three basic t... Read More...

Discussing Concussions

As fall sports gear up to full speed, enough cannot be said about concussions: What they are; how to recognize one; what to do when an athlete has one; and how to prevent them. What is a concussion? Concu... Read More...

Here’s To Your Gut Health

Chances are people have been telling you for years to “listen to your heart.” It’s a soulful sentiment but, what about your gut? You may also have been told or have been encouraged by others to "trust your gut,... Read More...