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The Importance of Giving

Last week during Thanksgiving we focused on what we’re grateful for. And with Giving Tuesday, we were reminded of the importance of turning your Thanksgiving gratitude into something tangible by giving back to others. But did you know that the... Read More

Wed, November 28, 2018 in Blog

Exercise and breast cancer prevention

Often, when people think about exercise and the impact it has on reducing the risk of disease, they think of things like cardiovascular health and diabetes. Recent studies show that exercise can also decrease a woman’s risk of getting breast... Read More

Thu, October 25, 2018 in Blog

"I can't hear in noise!"

I have heard this complaint many times over my 15-year career as an audiologist. People will say things like, “I love my hearing aids in most situations, but when I’m in a noisy environment like a restaurant I have difficulty understanding... Read More

Flu and Asthma Don't Mix

The 2017/2018 flu season was a record year with 172 children dying of the flu, 80% of whom did not receive the flu vaccine.* This statistic alone demonstrates how serious the flu can be for children, but what happens when... Read More

Preventing Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a condition where bone density decreases and results in an increased risk for fracture. Typically we think of osteoporosis as a condition that effects the elderly, but a popular quote by Dr. Charles E. Dent says that “osteoporosis... Read More

Protect Your Child’s Teeth with Fluoride Varnish

You probably know about many of the common ways to protect your child’s precious baby teeth, but did you know that prevention can go beyond brushing and avoiding excess sugar? In fact, there’s a fluoride varnish that protects against new... Read More

Mon, August 27, 2018 in Blog