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hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

Health Collaboration: When an EDS Patient and a Textile Designer Team Up

By On December 13, 2017

Patricia and I teamed up to design a textile to express what EDS patients experience and how this disorder affects their lives, collaborating on a textile pattern called “Calling All Zebras.” … Read More

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Health & Wellness

How Your Gut Affects Your Health

By On December 7, 2017

If your gut is unhealthy, you are at greater risk for a number of serious health issues. … Read More

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Health & Wellness

BMI—Why It Exists and How to Calculate It

By On November 21, 2017

Body Mass Index, or BMI, is a tool physicians and researchers use to quickly identify individuals who suffer from obesity or near obesity.… Read More

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Health & Wellness

Product Review: Maple Holistic’s Tea Tree Oil Shampoo

By On November 15, 2017

Maple Holistics is a health and wellness company that provides a natural, holistic range of premium products which can enhance hygiene, health and daily living.… Read More

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Mesothelioma

What is Mesothelioma? [Infographic]

By On November 13, 2017

SeniorAdvisor.com is a senior living resource site committed to demystifying the senior care process so you can focus on making the right choices for your family.… Read More

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How Senior Advisor Works and What to Look for in Location Reviews

By On September 13, 2017

SeniorAdvisor.com is a senior living resource site committed to demystifying the senior care process so you can focus on making the right choices for your family.… Read More

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Death & Dying

Understanding (and Escaping) the Paralyzing Pain of Grief

By On August 22, 2017

Grief can lead to depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and actions, and traumatic grief or post-traumatic stress disorder.… Read More

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Social Determinants of Health

Social Determinants of Health and the Importance of Patient-level Insights

By On August 12, 2017

To deliver patient-centered care and improve long-term health outcomes, health care organizations are increasingly investing in efforts to address patients’ social needs.… Read More

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Health & Wellness

Taller and Heavier: How the Average Body Has Changed Over the Past 50 Years

By On July 31, 2017

The average body has gotten taller and heavier over the past 50 years. … Read More

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Health & Wellness

Food Waste: Why it Matters and What Can Be Done to Reduce It

By On July 26, 2017

Did you know that 40 percent of our food ends up wasted? Wasted food is the single largest contributor to landfills in the U.S.—not to mention that it wastes water, labor, fuel,… Read More