The instances of dementia are on the rise along with the frustration levels of their caregivers. Here a Dementia Dialogue Trainer and caregiver to a sister with dementia provides realistic tips on how to better communicate and cope with someone with dementia.
Learn about GeneMatch: a project underway at Roper St. Francis and across the nation to help scientists battle Alzheimer’s and how you may be able to help find a cure.
Gail was gardening when she started having a stroke. She was rushed to the hospital and received a lifesaving procedure that uses a catheter to pull the stroke causing clot from the brain.
As summer heats up, nothing beats water to keep you hydrated and cool, and to boost your well-being.
Four great activities to add to your summer fitness plan and amp up the calorie burn.
Anesthesiologist, Dr. Troy Ockerman demystifies anesthesia, explaining what to expect from beginning to end and sharing the simple steps you can take to help ensure it all goes smoothly.
Packing your beach bag for a fun day oceanside? Our dietician gives tips and recipes for beach snacks that are good for your health and waistline.
In celebration of National Bike Month, Roper St. Francis rolls out some tips for safe riding, and hopes readers will reap all the health benefits of biking.