Holiday Tips

November 21, 2016

Toy Safety Tips – Shop with Your Child’s Safety In Mind

The Safe Kids WNC team at Mission Children’s Hospital put together some helpful tips to make sure you’re keeping safety in mind when shopping for your children’s holiday gifts – check them out! Each year, almost 200,000 children are treated in an emergency room for a toy-related injury. When looking for the perfect toy this year, […]

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November 17, 2016

Diabetes and the Holidays – Survival Strategies to Help Keep You Healthy

Most of us who struggle with weight issues or the concept of healthy eating know that the majority of the battle takes place in the mind. During the holiday season there is so much mental and emotional pressure centered around meals and social eating that we often give in and eat far more than we […]

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November 30, 2015

Healthy for the Holidays: Strategies for Handling Essential Tremor

By Dr. Duff Rardin, MD Between 7 and 10 million Americans suffer from essential tremor (ET). There’s such a wide gap in the number because many of those affected have never been seen and formally diagnosed. The holiday season is filled with travel and excitement, plus a fair amount of stress.  It’s important for those dealing […]

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