Year: 2020

Fast action saved Royalty’s life

Fast action saved Royalty’s life

Royalty Butler sat on her bed to talk with her fiancé about buying her spunky four-year-old daughter a hula hoop.
Take control of your breast health

Take control of your breast health

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month but taking control of your breast health is more than a one-month commitment. While
When Was the Last Time You Had a Checkup?

When Was the Last Time You Had a Checkup?

Want to live a longer, healthier life? A regular checkup with your doctor will help. Read on to see if
COVID-19 and youth sports: Is it safe to play?

COVID-19 and youth sports: Is it safe to play?

As communities, schools and workplaces slowly start to reopen, many are welcoming back another time-honored tradition – the return to
Men’s Health: Stay well with preventive medicine

Men’s Health: Stay well with preventive medicine

Let’s be honest: A trip to the doctor’s office doesn’t top anyone’s fun list. But, regular well visits are key
Maskne is real, here’s how to treat it

Maskne is real, here’s how to treat it

How masks and COVID-19 are changing skin care routines Is wearing a face covering causing your skin to break out?
When to Find Help for Knee Pain

When to Find Help for Knee Pain

Are you making your knee pain worse by ignoring it? Knee pain varies in intensity and seriousness and can affect
Managing the symptoms of menopause

Managing the symptoms of menopause

Recognize the Signs to Find the Relief You Need Women often dread or fear menopause. But for many, it can
A selfless act of love changed one couple’s life

A selfless act of love changed one couple’s life

Renée gave birth to a beautiful baby boy at Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital on February 8, 2020. His journey
Happy Tomato Season!

Happy Tomato Season!

Savor summer’s crown-jewel produce with these light, flavor-packed dishes Recipes by Caroline Chambers Photographs by Helene Dujardin Food Styling by
What’s on Your Plate?

What’s on Your Plate?

A Roper St. Francis Healthcare affiliated dietitian shares senior-specific nutrition tips Written by Dustin Waters While we can’t redo health
Building Their Best Selves

Building Their Best Selves

Drs. Kimberly and Brett Young partner in life and in the OR Written by Stratton Lawrence Photographs by Mira Adwell
Get Your Game Plan!

Get Your Game Plan!

This fall, kids will (hopefully) be heading back to class after an extra-long break from their routine. Try these proactive
Diet Mistake: Assuming All Vegan Food Is Healthy

Diet Mistake: Assuming All Vegan Food Is Healthy

Contributor: Jillian Morgan, RD, LD, CDE THE FLAW: “There is a tremendous amount of research supporting the disease-preventing health benefits
Vegan Fare from Gnome Café

Vegan Fare from Gnome Café

Pad Thai salad with fried tofu and locally brewed kombucha Contributor: Jillian Morgan, RD, LD, CDE Photograph by Sarah Alsati
Make It Healthier: Pies & Cobblers

Make It Healthier: Pies & Cobblers

Contributor: Erin Castle, RD, LD Blueberry cobbler, cherry pie, peach pie … summer celebrations often call for these staple sweet
Do You Snore?

Do You Snore?

A Roper St. Francis Healthcare affiliated sleep specialist weighs in on snoring: when it’s normal, how to curb it and
Get Your Gardening On!

Get Your Gardening On!

A 2020 study from Princeton University found that gardening boosts people’s mental health and happiness levels as much as activities