What are the Warning Signs and Risk Factors for Suicide?

By Taneia Surles, MPHSince 2008, Suicide Prevention Awareness Month has been nationally recognized in September. This month-long holiday aims to raise awareness about suicide, share resources, and support those dealing with suicidal thoughts. With the stigmas and taboos around suicide, organizations like the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) want to shift society's negative perceptions … Continue reading What are the Warning Signs and Risk Factors for Suicide?

Safe Approaches to Pain Management Through TeleHealth

By Kala Patel Safer Pain ManagementOver 125 million adults in the United States suffer from acute or chronic pain. In fact, most people reading this article have at some point reached into the medicine cabinet for treatment of an occasional pain or injury that is inevitable during our active work-play life. These aches and pains … Continue reading Safe Approaches to Pain Management Through TeleHealth

Hypno…babies?

By Megan Alexander RN, HCHIYes! These are babies whose parents prepare for childbirth using the Hypnobabies method of hypnotic childbirth. Hypnobabies teaches medical-grade hypnosis techniques, creating a peaceful and more comfortable pregnancy and birthing, along with a calm, confident birth partner. The Hypnobabies program is a complete childbirth education course covering nutrition, prenatal exercise, birth … Continue reading Hypno…babies?

Regenesis A Holistic Approach to Your Quality of Life

By Dr. Charles LeeRegenesis Stem Cell Center At Regenesis, we take a holistic approach to patient quality of life. We are a national leader in improving joint function and reducing joint pain. We use precision image-guided complex injections of your stem cells (autologous) harvested from your bone marrow and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) concentrated from your … Continue reading Regenesis A Holistic Approach to Your Quality of Life

Healthy Aging and Alzheimer’s

By Unity Psychiatric Care Huntsville Editor’s note: September is both Healthy Aging Month and World Alzheimer’s Month. Although treatment is readily available and necessary, Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia are not a typical part of aging. In fact, studies have shown by improving our health through lowering blood pressure, exercising, and not smoking we … Continue reading Healthy Aging and Alzheimer’s

Preventing Noise Induced Hearing Loss

By Anita Giles MS, CCC-A AudiologistPhysicians Hearing CenterOur noisy world can take a toll on the delicate structures of the inner ear. Noise is unwanted and/or harmful sound, which has adverse impact on auditory and non-auditory health. “Noise pollution” can result in permanent loss of hearing and is a public health threat. Hazardous levels of … Continue reading Preventing Noise Induced Hearing Loss

Total Wellness, Let’s Explain.

By Brittni MorenoBritFit, LLC When you think of “wellness”, what comes to mind? For most people it's walking their 10,000 steps, for some it’s eating organic, and for others, it is their diet. More too often we see wellness defined as a self-care or personal wellness. Though personal wellness is a part of total wellness, … Continue reading Total Wellness, Let’s Explain.

Hearing Health—What’s noise got to do with it?

By Anita GilesMS, CCC-A AudiologistPhysicians Hearing CenterClose your eyes and let your ears explore the world around you. Listen to the sounds of summer—birds singing, children playing, traffic, lawnmowers, etc. Are the sounds pleasant/ meaningful or uncomfortable/ bothersome? We think of sound as something we want to hear and noise as something to be avoided. … Continue reading Hearing Health—What’s noise got to do with it?

Senior Placement Services –What Do We Do

By Makalya MelvinSenior Placement ServicesAt Senior Placement Services, our focus is finding the perfect retirement community for you or your loved one. We begin the process by consulting with you and identifying the best communities for your budget and care needs. We then arrange tours of the communities selected, accompany you on these tours, and … Continue reading Senior Placement Services –What Do We Do

Regenesis’ Stem Cell Center Results Matter

By Dr. Charles LeeRegenesis Stem Cell CenterRegenesis Orthobiologic treatments are referred to as "Regenerative Medicine." They are innovative treatment options for patients seeking relief from the pain and limitations of common orthopedic conditions. Our CEO, Dr. Wardynski, tracks all our patient's outcomes in our patient registry. For example, for knee patients, we collect Knee Osteoarthritis … Continue reading Regenesis’ Stem Cell Center Results Matter