Archive for May, 2012

Do You Have a Thyroid Problem?

Thyroid – ever heard of it? A lot of people know it has something to do with the neck, or maybe even a gland, but that’s about it. However if you’ve ever had an issue with your thyroid, you know that it actually plays a large role in how you feel and your overall health […]

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Where Can I Go for Lab Work?

Having your blood drawn is a common procedure used to monitor your health. Through your blood counts, you can identify how healthy you are “on the inside,” as well as identify any problems or concerns. The levels tested through blood work such as white blood cell counts, red blood cell counts, iron levels, cholesterol levels […]

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The New Pyramid is a Plate

Many who grew up watching Power Rangers after school and the Cosby Show late at night are probably all too familiar with the food pyramid. Kids of the 1990s remember being taught that we need large portions of grains in a healthy diet (the bottom level), and that we also need a healthy dose of […]

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Healthy Vending Machines

Workplace wellness involves a lot of different things. Health Risk Assessments (HRAs) can identify areas of concern in an employee’s physical health. Employee health screenings offered on-site can give employees a “baseline” understanding of how healthy they really are, and educational classes can also boost health awareness around the office. And let’s not forget one […]

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