Tag: Health Matters

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Beat the Blues: 5 Tips for Tackling SAD Beat the Blues: 5 Tips for Tackling SAD Patient Care

Beat the Blues: 5 Tips for Tackling SAD

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Jan. 18, 2019
When it’s cold and drab outside, some people start feeling bad inside. This could be a sign of SAD—Seasonal Affective Disorder—that commonly strikes during the winter months. Psychiatrist Dr. Justin ...
6 Simple Steps to a Healthier You 6 Simple Steps to a Healthier You Patient Care

6 Simple Steps to a Healthier You

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Dec. 31, 2018
A new year brings a fresh start, when many of us vow to make changes for the better. Unfortunately, those promises are often forgotten by February. UR Medicine Primary Care’s Dr. Lou Papa shares ...
Do Coffee Drinkers Live Longer? Do Coffee Drinkers Live Longer? Patient Care

Do Coffee Drinkers Live Longer?

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Nov. 13, 2018
Good news, java junkies—it turns out that coffee drinking may have some real health perks. Registered dietitian April Ho filters out some facts from a recent study that suggests that drinking coffee ...
Make Your Holidays Merrier with Mindfulness Make Your Holidays Merrier with Mindfulness Patient Care

Make Your Holidays Merrier with Mindfulness

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Nov. 12, 2018
Prepping to make the holidays perfect can be a recipe for season-spoiling stress. Mindfulness expert Dr. Michael Krasner offers advice for approaching the season with intention, attention and an ...
Q and A: Breast Cancer Screening Q and A: Breast Cancer Screening Patient Care

Q and A: Breast Cancer Screening

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Oct. 3, 2018
It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which annually sheds light on the importance of early detection. UR Medicine women's imaging specialist Dr. Avice O'Connell answers a few questions women commonly ...
A Fresh Take on Leafy Greens A Fresh Take on Leafy Greens Patient Care

A Fresh Take on Leafy Greens

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Aug. 31, 2018
Does your family flee when leafy greens crop up at the table? Registered dietitian Sue Czap of UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute offers advice on which greens to choose and shares some tasty ways ...