Praise for CEO’s First Year

Michael McRae celebrating first anniversary as head of St. Ann’s Community

Prepare to Prevent Lyme Disease

As temperature goes up, so is the risk of getting Lyme disease

More Than 1 in 10 Use Daily Aspirin Wrongly

For many users, the odds of heart attack, stroke are lower than the risk of serious bleeding, study says

Local Teens Kick Butts

Local youth’s goal: end tobacco use

Health Benefits of Moderate Drinking Overblown: Report

Not all factors considered in previous studies, researchers say

Supplements Under Attack

State attorney general bans the sale of some diet and herbal supplements raising question about their effectiveness

Meet Your Doctor: David E. Baum, M.D.

Chief medical officer speaks on the efforts to turn Thompson Health into a regional, more complete hospital

More Companies Helping Employees Stay Fit

Notion behind iniciatives: a healthy workforce is a productive workforce

Women’s and Men’s Health Physical Therapy. What Is It?

Gender specific problems require gender specific qualifications for the quickest and most satisfying outcomes. It is important for you to see a physical therapist that is focused on getting you feeling better than you expected in the shortest amount of time.

Preventing Bad Dog Behavior

Bad dog behavior like chewing furniture or jumping frustrates many owners. But it doesn’t have to. You can teach old dogs new behavior and prevent pups from picking up bad habits.

  Woman’s Issues  

Demand for 3-D and 4-D ultrasound grows

But local OB-GYN says better images don’t offer much prenatal advantages

Obamacare Excludes Pregnant Women Missing Enrollment

ACA coverage gap leaves women two choices: 1) pay for insurance premiums or care out of pocket (to the tune of $10,000 to $20,000) or 2) skip prenatal care

In Vitro Births Continue to Rise

More babies in the United States are being conceived by in vitro fertilization, a new report shows.

One in 3 Americans Lives an Hour or More From a Stroke Center

Least access found in southeastern U.S., researchers say 

  Our Columnists  

Savvy Senior

Jim Miller on “How Medicare Covers In-Home Care

Live Alone & Thrive

Gwenn Voelckers thinks “April showers can bring more than May flowers

Smart Bites

Anne Palumbo on Why Fennel Deserves a Fan Base