Category Archives: General Health

It’s Women’s Health Week and You’re In Your 70’s…

The 19th annual National Women’s Health Week kicked off on Mother’s Day, May 13, and is celebrated through May 19, 2018. The Mother’s Day kick-off provides the perfect impetus for women of all ages to honor and respect themselves by making better health choices. Sadly, women’s health issues and care are often lamentably not a […]

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It’s Women’s Health Week and You’re In Your 60’s…

The 19th annual National Women’s Health Week kicked off on Mother’s Day, May 13, and is celebrated through May 19, 2018. The Mother’s Day kick-off provides the perfect impetus for women of all ages to honor and respect themselves by making better health choices. Sadly, women’s health issues and care are often lamentably not a […]

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It’s Women’s Health Week and You’re In Your 40’s or 50’s…

The 19th annual National Women’s Health Week kicked off on Mother’s Day, May 13, and is celebrated through May 19, 2018. The Mother’s Day kick-off provides the perfect impetus for women of all ages to honor and respect themselves by making better health choices. Sadly, women’s health issues and care are often lamentably not a […]

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It’s Women’s Health Week and You’re In Your 30’s…

The 19th annual National Women’s Health Week kicked off on Mother’s Day, May 13, and is celebrated through May 19, 2018. The Mother’s Day kick-off provides the perfect impetus for women of all ages to honor and respect themselves by making better health choices. Sadly, women’s health issues and care are often lamentably not a […]

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It’s Women’s Health Week and You’re In Your 20’s…

The 19th annual National Women’s Health Week kicked off on Mother’s Day, May 13, and is celebrated through May 19, 2018. The Mother’s Day kick-off provides the perfect impetus for women of all ages to honor and respect themselves by making better health choices. Sadly, women’s health issues and care are often lamentably not a […]

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GOOP is Dangerous To Your Health: Part 1

No, I’m not talking about GOOP Hand Cleanser, although if ingested it most certainly be dangerous to your health, but instead I’m referring to actress Gwyneth Paltrow’s on-line luxury site, Goop, which offers “cutting edge wellness advice from doctors.” Firstly, I know of no doctors that would make some of the recommendations suggested for “wellness” […]

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Hepatitis C – Booming with the Baby Boomers

3 in 4 people with Hepatitis C = Baby Boomers What do Aerosmith front man, Steven Tyler, actor Ken Wantanabe, and country singer, Naomi Judd, have in common? All are baby boomers and all have been treated for Hepatitis C. If you have an image in your mind of someone infected with Hepatitis C, it […]

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Is the Doctor In?

With the ever-changing insurance landscape, many patients are frustrated to learn their provider of choice is no longer in-network. The challenge then begins to find the right doctor that best suits that patient’s needs. GENDER BIAS Finding a good doctor can be difficult, especially for women. Healthcare has a long history of gender bias, and […]

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Don’t Fry Day!

For many folks, Memorial Day is the official heralding of summer! Do you remember how you used to celebrate? “Laying out” in the backyard determined to get a tan using that unique, home formulated blend of baby oil and iodine while wearing “Sun In” mixed with lemon to get those fabulous natural highlights in your […]

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How Dense Are You?

That isn’t an insult but something every person, over the age of 50 should know. How dense are you? The question and, more importantly, the answer could have a major impact on the overall quality and enjoyment of your life. Perhaps it was a grandmother, your great Aunt or Uncle who fell and fractured their […]

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