Diabetes in Pregnancy: More Common Than You Think

Sugar and spice may be nice for baby girls, but extra sugar in the bloodstream during pregnancy signals a condition that requires special medical attention. During pregnancy, some women's bodies will not make enough insulin for them to metabolize sugar the way they do when they are not pregnant, leaving extra glucose or sugar [...]

June 25th, 2015|Categories: Family|Tags: , , |

Salute to Moms: In the Passenger Seat on a Long Road to Recovery

“We always hugged her— sometimes that was all we could do.” Candy talks about the struggle and heartache of watching her daughter, now drug free and a mom herself, struggle with a heroin addiction as a young adult.

April 30th, 2015|Categories: Family, Mind|Tags: , , , |

Carbon Monoxide, The Silent Killer

As soon as the temperature starts to drop and frost begins to form on the window panes, our first reaction is to close the house up tight to stay warm. We just need to be sure we're not closing deadly carbon monoxide gases in the house with us.Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless gas [...]

January 14th, 2015|Categories: Body, Family, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |