Have Your Sports… And Be Healthy, Too!

by Jessica Malen

Just because the 2019 football (baseball) season has begun, doesn’t mean you should go all-out with the hot dogs and beer. It’s also not an excuse to sit for hours on end. Can you have your football and be healthy,… Continue Reading →

October Is Women’s Health Awareness Month

by Jessica Malen

Here are seven ways all women can maintain their wellbeing for a long, healthy life: Get regular check-ups. Ask your doctor how often you should be seen for a routine checkup and make sure you to address any health concerns… Continue Reading →

More Women May Consider Breast-Cancer-Gene Testing

by Maya Munot

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Everyone has the breast-cancer gene, also known as BRCA. But did you know that mutations to two BRCA genes– BRCA1 and BRCA2 – occur in an estimated 1 in 300 to 500 women and account for… Continue Reading →

Simple Ways to Enjoy Apples This Fall

by Kristy Hegner

Did you know? There are more than 100 varieties of apples grown in the U.S.! Autumn is apple season in most states – so it should be easy to find some in your hometown. Enjoy apples in some of these… Continue Reading →

Five-Senses Mindfulness Exercise

by Megan Van Hoet

Stressed out? Can’t stop worrying or thinking about something? Can’t focus? Feeling upset? Sometimes we feel like we’re caught in a tornado of thoughts and emotions. The exercise below is a quick and easy method for feeling more centered on… Continue Reading →

Open Your Heart to Yoga

by Jen Bucciarelli

More Than a Stretch Contrary to common belief that yoga is strictly gentle and relaxing, the ancient practice can in fact support heart health – and some forms can downright get your heart rate going and induce a good sweat!… Continue Reading →

Delicious Ways to Enjoy Heart-Healthy Avocados

by Kristy Hegner

The Heart-Healthy Ingredient You Want to Add to Your Meals Adding foods to your diet that are high in monounsaturated fats, like avocados, is one way to support your heart health. Read on for simple ways to enjoy heart-healthy avocados! An… Continue Reading →

Camping Safety

by Megan Van Hoet

Picture this scene: leaves blowing in the wind, water moving down a river and the sun peeking through the sky. Birds are chirping in the distance. You take a deep breath, filling your lungs with fresh air. Connecting with nature… Continue Reading →

How Stress Could Be Affecting Your Heart (+ 13 Heart-Smart Tips)

by Jessica Malen

World Heart Day is Sept. 29, 2019. This year we can all make a promise, to ourselves and those we care about, to look after our hearts. Read on for holistic heart tips and learn how stress could be affecting… Continue Reading →

Transitioning Your Family From Summer to School

by Jessica Malen

Fall Into This Easy Back-to-School Routine Can you believe it’s already time to start thinking about your kids going back to school? This month, we have tips and tricks to help you transition your family from summertime to school this… Continue Reading →

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