Research shows a sharp increase in colorectal cancer in younger adults. Dr. Steve Akman, medical director of Roper St. Francis Cancer Care discusses the findings and local trends.
In part 2 of a 3 part series, Roper St. Francis podiatrist Dr. Jeff Armstrong provides recommendations for Bridge Run prep the week before the race.
Goodness knows when you’re facing an urgent health crisis, the last thing you need is more confusion. So here’s a cheat sheet to help you know when the Emergency Room is needed, or when you’d get the care you need at Express Care.
Dr. Valerie Scott with Roper St. Francis Physician Partners discusses the benefits of fitness trackers and how they work.
Roper St. Francis podiatrist Dr. Jeff Armstrong offers a 3-part series to help you meet your Bridge Run goals.
Sarah Coulter, MS, RD, LD, clinical nutrition manager for Roper St. Francis discusses dark chocolate and other sources of flavonoids that offer antioxidant benefits and encourages heart health.
Dr. David Mahoney, a family medicine doctor with Roper St. Francis Physician Partners discusses how to overcome bad habits and live a healthier life.
Dr. Will Bulsiewicz, a gastroenterologist discusses the importance of balancing the good and bad bacteria in your body, and how it affects your digestive system.