Category: Health

Cardiovascular Genetic Clinic Available for Local Families

By Matthew Thomas Lisi, MD, Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic, Wake Forest Baptist Health Until now, local families dealing with a cardiovascular-related genetic disorders...

Maddie’s Mission: Life after Loss

By Guest Blogger Claudia Marini My Worst Days Ever December 29, 2016 will forever be the 1st worst day of my life. It is the day that every parent fears. Two phone calls...

Type 1 Diabetes: Our New Normal

By Guest Blogger Jen Seeba This a marathon, not a sprint. But it’s been over a year, we are still running, and there is no finish line. “I wet the bed,” my...

Parenting After Loss

By Laura Simon This is perhaps not the best day for me to write a blog post. In fact, the safest thing for me to do is to hunker down in my bathroom and avoid contact...

8 Easy Steps to a Peaceful Bedtime

By Guest Blogger Michelle Salcedo, M.Ed, Chief Academic Officer, The Sunshine House As the sun goes down, a war of wills breaks out in children’s bedrooms across the...

Raising Our Boys to Say “I Believe Her”

By Guest Blogger Maria Adele Paredes, PhD, LPCS, CEDS-S Moms and Dads of boys, we need you. We need your courage and willingness as a parent to allow your sons the...

When My Daughters Say Me Too

By Maria Adele Paredes, PhD, LPCS, CEDS-S, Three Birds Counseling There are now three little girls under our roof who can say the word “No.” Our almost-18...

A New Approach For the New Year

By Guest Blogger A. Keith Tilley When it comes to the calendar, January is to us what spring is to nature. It’s a time to start something new; a time to re-invent...

7 Healthy Lifestyle Myths Busted

By Cathy Gold, owner of FaBuLife and Gold Standard Fitness We were wrong! I am a nurse practitioner, nutrition coach, and personal trainer. When I say “we,” I mean...

Now Screening: Special Care Nursery Creates Calming Spaces

By Guest Blogger Jane Promnitz, Assistant Director, Special Care Nursery, Alamance Regional Medical Center At Alamance Regional Medical Center, we understand how...