Author: Roper St. Francis Healthcare

The Power of a Friendly Hello

The Power of a Friendly Hello

A casual check-in can have a powerful effect on its recipients, says a recent Journal of Personality and Social Psychology…
Fresh Health News: Fall 2022

Fresh Health News: Fall 2022

Outpacing dementia, heart disease in women, chronically ill young adults, short workouts, tuned out teens, and over-the-counter hearing aids
When Your Child’s Spine is Out of Line

When Your Child’s Spine is Out of Line

Is it the teenage slouch, or is something askew with your child’s spine?
Nourishment Needed for Half of Seniors

Nourishment Needed for Half of Seniors

One in two U.S. seniors doesn’t get adequate nutrition
Doctor’s Note

Doctor’s Note

Dr. Jeff Paulsen’s work may center on the heart, but the cardiologist views this primary organ as the cornerstone to…
Ask the Expert: Cheese, Please!

Ask the Expert: Cheese, Please!

You Want to Know: How should I navigate the many cheese choices?
Spark Your Mind with Creativity

Spark Your Mind with Creativity

Boost brain health by fitting creativity in your daily routine.
You Need A Vacation

You Need A Vacation

Taking time away from your everyday routine boosts overall wellness
Mighty & Meatless

Mighty & Meatless

Red lentil curry with rice and a burrata cheese plate with heirloom tomatoes, spinach and peaches + mango sparkling water…
May All Be Well

May All Be Well

Through a broad range of healthcare assistance and social services, Greer Transitions Clinic helps underfunded patients steer clear of unnecessary…
Got Gall?

Got Gall?

A closer look at living with gallstones—and without the gallbladder
Above the Salt

Above the Salt

Seasoned advice about boosting health by cutting down the sodium in your daily diet
On the Record

On the Record

With its vision to modernize technology, Roper St. Francis Healthcare launches a state-of-the-art electronic medical record
Tailor Med

Tailor Med

Gastroenterologist Dr. Eddie Irions practices modern medicine in classic style
Feeling Saucy

Feeling Saucy

Mix and match these flavorful homemade sauces and healthy protein/veg foundations for 16 unique meal options
Playing It Safe with Sports Physicals

Playing It Safe with Sports Physicals

What’s the goal of tackling a sports physical every season?  Written By Stephanie SturdyPhotograph By Scott Henderson Parents want to
Doctor’s Note

Doctor’s Note

Doctor: Dr. Ziad SkaffSpecialty: Hematology & Oncology Marked by the death of his grandfather to small cell lung cancer, Dr.
Home For Life

Home For Life

Practical advice for creating an aging in place plan Written By Skip JohnsonPhotograph By lightpoet According to AARP, 88 percent
Rolling into Summer

Rolling into Summer

Edamame + Cucumber Special and Alaska sushi rolls Contributor Erin Miles, RD, LDPhotograph By Maggie Wilcox From simple standards to
Diet Mistake: Starting the Day with Too Little Fuel

Diet Mistake: Starting the Day with Too Little Fuel

Photograph By Mironov Vladimir THE FLAW: In the morning, we’re often too focused on preparing for the day to prioritize