Well-Being

Breathe Easy: Be in the Know About VapingFeatured Articles

Breathe Easy: Be in the Know About Vaping

Lung-related illnesses linked to the use of vaping devices have caught the attention of many across the U.S. Some states
Going Viral: Measles, Mumps Making a ComebackFamily

Going Viral: Measles, Mumps Making a Comeback

With school back in session, back-to-school germs tend to spread. It’s the time of year when fevers, runny noses, coughs
Fresh Health News: Fall 2019Body & Mind

Fresh Health News: Fall 2019

A round up of the latest studies on health, wellness, and disease prevention, plus tips for boosting well being Image
New Recommendations for the HPV VaccineAdvances in Healthcare

New Recommendations for the HPV Vaccine

The HPV vaccine guards against the human papillomavirus (HPV), a common sexually transmitted infection that can lead to six different
3 Tips for Staying Healthy this Holiday SeasonFeatured Articles

3 Tips for Staying Healthy this Holiday Season

Photograph by Monkey Business Images Fall is a fast-paced, festive time of year with Halloween, Thanksgiving and a hefty portion
Fast Facts about VaccinationsFamily

Fast Facts about Vaccinations

The power of immunization: a pillar of preventative health that saves an estimated 2.5 million lives each year. Get the
Understanding ShameBody & Mind

Understanding Shame

Far more than feeling guilty, shame can be a debilitating condition that manifests in myriad ways, says a Roper St.
The Latest in Non-Surgical Treatments for ObesityAdvances in Healthcare

The Latest in Non-Surgical Treatments for Obesity

A new non-surgical approach to obesity treatment is here to help you drop the pounds—for good Written by Erin Weeks
Feet FirstHealthy Aging

Feet First

Nothing makes you want to get outside quite like a sunny spring day. But even a leisurely stroll down the
Suffer from Kidney Stones?Well-Being

Suffer from Kidney Stones?

Well, we hope not, because kidney stones can be over-the-top painful. But instead of jumping through the roof from agony,
Itchy Skin? Here Are Some Possible CausesWell-Being

Itchy Skin? Here Are Some Possible Causes

Pruritus or itching is the unpleasant sensation that causes the urge to scratch. And while there are many things that
Do I Have a Thyroid Problem?Well-Being

Do I Have a Thyroid Problem?

Meet your thyroid – the petite, yet powerful gland that generates essential hormones. It’s located in the front of the
Men: Can Hernia Repair Wait?Healthy Aging

Men: Can Hernia Repair Wait?

Of all men who undergo the “turn your head and cough” exam, 27 percent will be diagnosed with a hernia
Colorectal Cancer—It’s Not Just for Older AdultsHealthy Aging

Colorectal Cancer—It’s Not Just for Older Adults

Like more and more colorectal cancer patients nationwide, Mount Pleasant resident Marielle McLeod was young—she’d just turned 36—when she had
Cervical Health – What Women Need to KnowWell-Being

Cervical Health – What Women Need to Know

Forty years ago, cervical cancer was the leading cause of cancer-related death for women in the United States, but fortunately
Got Dry Eyes?Well-Being

Got Dry Eyes?

Dry eye syndrome is one of the most common reasons patients visit their ophthalmologist, with thousands of people affected each
Wound Care 101Well-Being

Wound Care 101

We have all done it. That split second when you get distracted as you’re chopping up carrots or celery, and
Be Sweet to Your Heart This Valentine’s DayWell-Being

Be Sweet to Your Heart This Valentine’s Day

We’ve got a crush on Valentine’s Day. Who doesn’t like getting a little Hershey’s Kiss every now and then? And
Give Health!Well-Being

Give Health!

The December crunch is on, and if you’re like most people, you might still need a holiday gift idea, or
Dealing with Summer PestsWell-Being

Dealing with Summer Pests

Summer’s pleasures are many: lazy hammocks and breezy beach days, lemonade stands and watermelon spitting contests. Yet the hot weather
"A Ministry of Presence” through a Difficult DiagnosisWell-Being

"A Ministry of Presence” through a Difficult Diagnosis

Receiving a difficult diagnosis can often send patients into an emotional and spiritual tailspin. They may feel that the “bottom
When Heel Pain HitsWell-Being

When Heel Pain Hits

Without a doubt, our feet work hard bearing the brunt of keeping us on our toes and moving around. And
Why Colonoscopy is CriticalHealthy Aging

Why Colonoscopy is Critical

Mention going to get a colonoscopy to a friend or loved one and you’ll likely get either a grimace or
Stress and your HeartWell-Being

Stress and your Heart

Stress and anxiety can certainly impact your physical, emotional and mental health, and in popular culture and common lingo, we