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Cancer

The 3 Benefits of Having Cancer: What You Learn When You’re Diagnosed with Cancer in Your 20s

By On April 10, 2018

I was diagnosed with cancer when I was 27 years old. Here are three “benefits” I’ve experienced throughout my cancer journey.… Read More

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Health & Wellness

How Art Classes at Retirement Communities Connect Past and Present and Build Future

By On April 3, 2018

Art classes honor what we have experienced and while creating an environment for discovering new prospects.… Read More

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Health & Wellness

What Are the Benefits of Apricot Oil?

By On December 27, 2017

Apricot oil is a thin (also called apricot kernel oil), odorless oil pressed from the seed or kernel of the apricot—Prunus armeniaca. … Read More

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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

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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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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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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Alzheimer’s Disease

Mentally Challenge Your Brain for a Longer Healthier Life

By On July 11, 2017

In the United States, there are around 5.4 million adults living with Alzheimer's disease, and it’s expected that this number will reach 16 million by 2050. … Read More

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Health Care Marketing

The Marketing Challenges that Every Health Care Facility Must Overcome

By On June 28, 2017

It’s important to understand the unprecedented opportunity your health care facility has today to increase market share and engage patients.… Read More