Making the Holidays Special for Loved Ones in the Hospital

December 15th, 2015

Making the Holidays Special for Loved Ones in the Hospital Tips for caregivers, family and friends from The Ken Hamilton Caregivers Center Here are some tips that you may find helpful while your loved one is in the hospital during the holidays.  Remember for safety reasons, it’s very important to check with hospital staff before […]

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Care and Comfort for the Common Cold

December 15th, 2015

Care and Comfort for the Common Cold By Dr. Elliot Barsh Sneezing and coughing, symptoms of the common cold, are prevalent throughout the winter, and not surprisingly. According to the Centers for Disease Control and prevention, children average about six to eight colds each year. Understanding the symptoms, listening to your child and knowing when […]

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How Much is Too Much Salt?

December 14th, 2015

Salt Sense:  How Much is Too Much Salt? By Jill Ashbey-Pejoves  Most of us know that eating too much salt isn’t good for us. It causes our bodies to retain fluid, which increases our blood pressure and makes our heart work harder. Over time, this can do significant damage to blood vessels. A new rule […]

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