Back to school kids

This time of year, nearly every parent starts feeling mildly overwhelmed as the back-to-school rush starts. Between school-supply shopping, scheduling routine wellness exams and picking out a wardrobe for the school year, there almost too many things to keep track of. 

back pain

At this very moment, it is estimated that nearly 31 million Americans are experiencing back pain of some kind. Whether it’s stiffness after a bad night’s sleep, or pulling a muscle after weekend activities, you’ve likely dealt with the annoyance of back pain at some point. 

drs appt 8 Ways To Make The Most Of Your Doctor’s Appointment

While many people may not realize it, your relationship with your primary care provider is one of the most important for your overall health. You should be able to trust your primary care provider with your most private health issues and concerns, and you should feel certain he or she is your partner in good health.

baby & motherWhat Does It Mean To Be Baby-Friendly?

As this trend continues to grow in popularity, you’ve likely noticed more and more hospitals striving for the Baby-Friendly designation. Even though the name may sound like something obvious that all hospitals are, or should be doing, this designation is actually a part of a special initiative by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

women blowing noseSpringtime Sniffles? 
Tips To Tell Allergies From Colds

Spring has sprung! That means that these beautiful, sunshine-filled days are often filled with sneezing, watery eyes and headaches for those who suffer from seasonal allergies. But before you assume that pollen is the culprit behind your congestion, it’s important to make sure you aren’t actually suffering from a cold.