Recognizing Drug Overdose

News reports list drug overdoses as one of the leading causes of death in adults under 50, and with recent studies showing an increase in overdose cases since 2013, many people are concerned about overdoses. While the term “overdose” is commonly thought to refer to illegal substance abuse, like ...
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Safely Preparing Dinner

With the kids back in school, family routines are falling back to a comfortable pace. Gone are the dog days of summer with cook outs galore, and here come the traditional, sit-down dinners that we all enjoy. Before we sit down to the table, though, it is important to ask yourself: am I cooking this ...
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Top 5 Back-To-School Health Tips

It’s that time of year again, the time when kids are going back to school and parents are helping with homework and getting them to practice on time. While every family is excitedly starting their new school year, it is a good time to pay attention to your health habits, as well. In all of [&helli...
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The Risk Factors of a Stroke

Sometimes, when someone we love has a stroke, it can feel like it came out of nowhere. But, usually, having a stroke is not something that happens out of the blue. There are factors that increase the likelihood of having one and knowing your health and family history can help you evaluate your own r...
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