4 common risk factors for eating disorders

There’s a good deal of stereotypes attached to individuals thought to be most at risk for an eating disorder, or those people assume already have one....
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Is it an eating disorder?

Obsessive thoughts about food intake, a lack of control over consumption, an intense fear of weight gain, low self-esteem. While we might assume it...
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Bad day or baby blues? Recognizing postpartum...

Bringing your baby home marks one of the happiest experiences in life. After waiting months in anticipation of your little bundle of joy, you finally...
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Physical therapy for relief from TMJ

It’s believed that as many as 10 million Americans feel the pain associated with common Temporomandibular Joint disorders, or TMJ. Crystal Bourcier,...
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How does cold weather affect arthritis?

For many who suffer from daily aches and pains, the chillier temperatures can mean an increase in discomfort. Laura Ferrell, VP of Patient Services,...
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Let’s talk about PrEP for AIDS prevention

Today is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and, while the numbers show a decrease in diagnoses, the topic is still very important in our country....
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The importance of self-care for cancer caregivers

When a loved one is battling cancer, oftentimes their caregiver experiences some unexpected effects as well. Exhaustion, commonly linked to stress,...
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Could it be my thyroid?

At various stages of life, and after major physical events, like child birth and menopause, many women notice a shift in things like energy level,...
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Alcohol use: when to intervene

In 2014, 16.3 million adults had an alcohol use disorder. Alcohol is the fourth leading preventable cause of death in the United States, but often we...
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Brite outcomes for patients through robotics

Years ago, Parkview recognized the benefits of marrying man with machine in the operating room. Since that time, the robotics program has grown to...
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