Articles in Wellness

Surround Yourself With People You Want to Be Like

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Did you know that the four people with whom you spend the most time are who you become in the future? Scary, isn’t it? This fact alone should make you very selective about the company you keep.... Read full article

Post-Surgery Guidelines: Tips for a Smooth Recovery

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How many of us have ignored our doctor’s orders? ... Read full article

Wake Up, Coffee, Lunchbox

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You know how it goes…you wake up, have your coffee, get the kids up and dressed, and you realize, “Oh my gosh, I forgot to pack lunches!” Since they eat a lot, we would like the snacks and lunches to be somewhat healthy. Also the food should be with... Read full article

Sugar 101: High Fructose Corn Syrup Increases the Risk of Heart Disease

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Heart disease is the number one cause of death in America. It is common knowledge that diets high in saturated fat and cholesterol lead to heart disease. But did you know that added sugars, like high fructose corn syrup, can also increase the risk of... Read full article

Slimmer Thighs

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Don’t wait until summer to work on your summer body. If you start now, you can have toned thighs by the time you go on your first summer vacation. Spend a few minutes on each exercise. Start with 10 reps three times for each exercise and gradually, ... Read full article



Forget About Memory Loss

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It’s scary! Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, dementia, memory loss…it’s scary to talk, and even think about. Will it affect you? Your family? How should we view the possibility that this might affect us or our family? And what educated steps... Read full article

Teen Vaping

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Teen vaping has become a serious epidemic across the country. ... Read full article

Rheumatoid Arthritis

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When it comes to chronic inflammation, nature has a lot to offer. Relief from rheumatoid arthritis (RA) often comes from natural remedies—in fact, 60-90 percent of patients with RA seek alternative medicine treatments according to a 2014 review publi... Read full article

Best Wellness Retreats For Couples

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Tired of the same old weekend resort getaways? Want to do something good for your body and soul? Want to connect more with your partner? If you answered yes to any of these three questions, why not consider a weekend (or longer) away at a wellness re... Read full article

Transplant Games: Going for the Gold with New Heart

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Emily Traylor has a joy for life. The runway trim, always-on-the-go wife, mom and volunteer enthusiastically approaches each day with a radiant smile, a competitive spirit and a new heart. The 40-year-old Louisiana resident is one of thousands of tr... Read full article