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Remedies for Healing Mind, Body, and Soul

May 10, 2018 —   Prism Health Care is pleased to invite you to this very special event. Mary Beth Janssen, CAyur, RYT, CMT is a certified mind-body health/Ayurveda educator for the Chopra Center for Well-Being and was personally trained by Deepak Chopra. She has shared the same stage with such notable wellness experts as Dr. Mehmet Oz, Bob Greene and... Read More

A New Tool for Heart Health

January 26, 2016 — As part of February’s American Heart Month, the American Heart Association launched a new campaign, Life’s Simple 7, which includes the My Life Check quiz that consumers can use to quickly ascertain their risk level for developing heart failure, a condition in which the heart is weakened, reducing blood flow to the body. The interactive... Read More

Beyond the Food Pyramid

January 24, 2016 — What You Should Know About the New Government Nutritional Recommendations During the first week of January 2016, Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia M. Burwell and Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack released updated nutritional guidelines for Americans, reflecting the latest science-based recommendations on diet. What should consumers know? The Office of Disease Prevention and... Read More

The CDC Says 2016 is the Year to Quit Smoking

January 21, 2016 — If you or a loved one smokes, it’s likely that quitting made your list of New Year’s resolutions. But most smokers know that this can be one of the toughest resolutions to keep! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has just released some information and tips that can help. If smoking cessation was... Read More

Learning About Hospice Should Begin Long Before You Are Sick

October 15, 2015 — By Caroline E. Mayer, Kaiser Health News As a consultant who counsels families on end-of-life care management, Johanna Turner often shares the story of her mother’s final days 21 years ago. Thanks to the skilled and loving care provided by a local hospice, Turner was able to keep her promise to let her mother die... Read More

Bite Into a Healthy Lifestyle

March 1, 2015 — Snacks can be a fun and valuable part of a person’s healthful eating plan – but they can also add unneeded calories, sugar, sodium and fat. During National Nutrition Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers smart snacking ideas that help everyone “Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle.” “If you choose carefully, and plan ahead,... Read More