In a world where we’re all working to be smarter, fitter and wealthier, science shows a surprising place where we can find the key to the good life – our relationships.
Wayne was enjoying retirement when he was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation a heart condition that increases the risk for stroke. Fortunately for Wayne, a new procedure called Watchman is now available at Roper St. Francis. Watch Wayne’s story and an animation of the Watchman technology.
Roper St. Francis dietitian Grace McConville, RD, LD offers nine tips that most registered dietitians use to stay healthy and keep unwanted weight off.
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.
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.
Make sure you are getting the most nutritious mouthfuls possible during National Nutrition Month® with these tips for loading on fruits and vegetables to your plate.
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.