Here you’ll discover enjoyable content, supported by Care New England physicians and experts. Posts highlight the importance of screenings, fitness, diet, and healthy living, along with clarifying myths on common illnesses.
The Wellness Corner
Enter the sunscreen aisle at any store and prepare to be overwhelmed by options. Faced with a wall of sunscreens that each touts its own special ingredients and abilities, how is a person to choose?
It’s officially the season for cookouts, camping, and beach trips, but did you know emergency room visits spike this time of year? Learn about some quick tips to keep you out of the ER this summer.
While the popular saying is “don’t let the bed bugs bite,” you should also take measures to avoid a bite from another nasty critter - ticks.
The American Diabetes Association estimates that 500,000 to 1 million people in the United States have type 1 diabetes and thousands are still not diagnosed. For a diabetic, this can cause serious long-term complications unless properly managed.
The world of exercise options is almost limitless. This could be the very problem you’re having now that you’ve committed to exercising regularly - where do you start and what should you try?
Sitting or remaining sedentary for long stretches of time has been linked to markedly increased risks for obesity, diabetes and other metabolic disorders, heart disease and premature death. Learn how you can get started toward a less sedentary work day.
Earlier this year, a woman came to visit Women & Infants Hospital. We don’t even know who she is. What we do know is that in a unique tribute to herself in commemoration of her 30th birthday on January 8, she devoted herself to doing 30 random acts of kindness.