Nurse Lauren, contributor of NursesNOW, shares her Wellness Wednesday Tips on healthy eating, including these strategies: eating breakfast and healthy snacks throughout the day, plus drinking water to keep your weight and body healthy.
By Sarah Varney – For a world crippled by the coronavirus, salvation hinges on a vaccine. But in the United States, where at least 4.6 million people have been infected and over 155,000 have died, the promise of that vaccine is hampered by a vexing epidemic that long preceded COVID-19: obesity.
Nurse Lauren, HealthcareNOW Radio’s NursesNOW content contributor, discusses this week’s Wellness Wednesday tips, action steps for your body, mind, and soul on how to stay healthy this summer.
Nurse Lauren, contributor of NursesNOW, shares her Wellness Wednesday Tips including four of her favorite healthy summer smoothie recipes.
June is Men’s Health Month and the purpose is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. This week’s Friday Five shares what men can do to improve their health, preventative measures they can take and some facts and statistics about men’s mental health.
Together, AMA, AMA Foundation, Association of Black Cardiologists, American Heart Association, Minority Health Institute, and National Medical Association launch “Release the Pressure” campaign aimed at supporting Black women and their squads to monitor and manage their blood pressure.
Social distancing and other guidelines related to COVID-19 present unique challenges – and possible safety hazards – for people who are blind or have vision loss. For example, signage or markers in supermarkets and pharmacies designed to help people maintain social distancing may not be readable or detectable to people with low vision.
Nurse Lauren, contributor of NursesNOW, celebrates National Nurses Week by giving her top tips for nurse self care.
Next week is Every Kid Healthy Week presented by Action for Healthy Kids. This week’s Friday Five highlights that celebration and other ways for kids to stay healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.