Year: 2022

Hip arthroscopy

Hip arthroscopy

Hip Arthroscopy: A Minimally Invasive Look Inside Your Hip Joint When rest, physical therapy and other non-surgical treatments fail to
Your immune system vs. cancer

Your immune system vs. cancer

Your immune system’s job is to find foreign cells, like viruses or bacteria, and destroy them. In most people, the
When should I schedule a skin cancer screening?

When should I schedule a skin cancer screening?

Did you know that skin cancer is the most common type of cancer? According to the American Academy of Dermatology,
Lara Committed and Lost 150 lbs

Lara Committed and Lost 150 lbs

Since her bariatric surgery in December 2018, Lara has lost 150 pounds. She credits her continued success to her steadfast
Cutting-Edge Care

Cutting-Edge Care

Roper St. Francis Healthcare builds a state-of-the-art facility to treat blood and lymph node cancers, thanks to a former patient
Build Your Own Bowl

Build Your Own Bowl

Get the scoop on customizable, all-in-one meals filled with nutrient-rich grains and greens, lean proteins and vibrant spring toppings
Eat More Plants for Longer Life

Eat More Plants for Longer Life

While we know fruits and vegetables help us thrive, a fresh study underscores the power of plants
Balancing Act

Balancing Act

Family medicine doctor and wellness advocate Dr. Danielle Metzler practices clean living
Out of Sync

Out of Sync

Feeling off beat? An arrhythmia may be at the heart of the problem. We drum up the signs of this…
Sugar Coated

Sugar Coated

Kicking the sugar habit offers sweet rewards for your long-term health and wellbeing
Playing It Cool

Playing It Cool

The human ability to perspire is regarded as an evolutionary marvel and one of our most distinctive traits. We pore…
Cut & Dry: Trimming Toenails

Cut & Dry: Trimming Toenails

Trimming your toenails is a pretty straightforward process, as long as you follow a few simple guidelines and use the…
Step-Up Your Foot Care Routine

Step-Up Your Foot Care Routine

Roper St. Francis Healthcare affiliated podiatrist Dr. Brian Ralph stresses that the number one thing we can do for the…
Ask the Expert: Sweeteners

Ask the Expert: Sweeteners

Compared to regular sugar, are sugar substitutes really better for us?
Diet Mistake

Diet Mistake

Believing that what works for a friend or family member will work for you
Not Your Average Joe

Not Your Average Joe

Coffee shops offer a blend of charm and sustenance, but finding a healthy morning meal from a menu buzzing with…
Neuropathy: On Pins & Needles

Neuropathy: On Pins & Needles

Peripheral neuropathy trips up more than eight percent of seniors
The Nosebleed Section

The Nosebleed Section

Nosebleeds can be frightening, especially when they occur without warning, but bloody noses usually aren’t as worrisome as they might…
Doctor’s Note

Doctor’s Note

Dr. John Cleek’s common-sense approach to wellness and weight loss emphasizes balance and understanding
Fresh Health News: Spring 2022

Fresh Health News: Spring 2022

Ischemic strokes in young women, exercise for longer life, blood pressure on the rise, insight into eye exams, infants and…