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Posted Tue, Dec 31, 2019
Figuring out what you need to plan for health-wise is a life stage consideration. Depending on your age and your particular genetic make-up, you may need check-ups or not. Here's some tips on how to budget for a healthy new year.
Posted Tue, Nov 26, 2019
Now that holiday decorations are up everywhere, there’s one more place to decorate that can help you avoid overeating this year. Decorate your plate! What? Yes! Here’s how:
Posted Thu, Oct 31, 2019
Every year during flu season the question arises. There are passionate answers on both sides of the aisle, so understanding how flu shots can affect you and your children is very important.
Posted Thu, Oct 31, 2019
Many women think that they are too young to worry about breast cancer, but research shows that prevention at a young age can reduce your chances of ever developing the disease.
Posted Tue, Oct 01, 2019
You’ve patiently sat through the chemo and radiation treatments and finally reached the last one. “Yay!” you think. “It’s over.” Is that you? Unfortunately, the last treatment doesn’t signal the end of breast cancer as far as you are concerned...
Posted Sat, Sep 07, 2019
So you think the all-American tradition of celebrating the game in the parking lot is a modern one? Well, you’re partly right. The modern tailgate party probably started with college football.
Posted Wed, Aug 28, 2019
As school begins again, many athletes in youth sports are already in the swing of things, training both before and after school. And parents are wondering if allowing their child to play sports is a good idea.
Posted Thu, Aug 22, 2019
Although it seems that kids nowadays are practically born with a cell phone, social media is not meant for young kids. Even though most social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) require users to be at least 16
Posted Mon, Aug 05, 2019
The summer has simply flown by like salt spray fleeing the waves. It’s time to start getting ready to buy school supplies, new clothes (or uniforms), backpacks, and lunch boxes.
Posted Wed, Jul 31, 2019
It’s time to start getting ready to buy school supplies, new clothes (or uniforms), backpacks, and lunch boxes. Let’s look at some brain-healthy breakfast ideas that will send your kids to school ready to learn!
Posted Wed, Jul 24, 2019
As we reach the middle of the summer, parents in every state begin gathering the things their child will need to start school in the fall.
Posted Wed, Jun 26, 2019
Summer’s here and people all over are outside to catch some rays. Sunshine gives us Vitamin D, so getting plenty of sun is good… Or is it? Let’s look at some pretty ugly results from too much sun and see how it could have been avoided.
Posted Mon, Jun 10, 2019
Statistically, throughout the world, women outlive men. Part of that phenomenon is biological, but part of it is behavior. You don’t have to be a statistic! Planning to stay healthy now—no matter which decade you’re in—will help you live a longe...
Posted Wed, May 22, 2019
May is Military Appreciation Month and America’s ER has partnered up with Heroes on the Water, a non-profit that serves injured veterans using the healing power of kayaking therapy to aid in their recovery. We could all benefit from unplugging e...
Posted Thu, Apr 11, 2019
Always steady as a rock, there is no emergency situation that rattles Dr. Lorentz. His straight to business, no-nonsense clinical style and infamously friendly bedside manner match his abilities to keep a calm
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