Sleep Deprivation in Teens: A Common Problem

Teens on average need about nine hours of sleep at night. But most don’t get the amount of sleep they need. Here’s how to better understand your child’s sleep needs and what you can do to help.

Let’s Talk Prenatal Massage

Guest Blogger: Maia Wentrup, LMT, Massage Therapist, Simonds-Hurd Complementary Care Center, UMass Memorial – HealthAlliance Hospital Let’s face it, ladies, we aren’t all the same. I know that we know that, but it never hurts to remember that in a world of uniform sizes and styles, we humans are actually really different, inside and out. So,…

Grocery Shop the Smart and Healthy Way

Good nutrition starts with smart choices in the grocery store. If you don’t have the proper healthy ingredients in your home, preparing healthy meals can be difficult and challenging.

Is it More than Just a Fever and a Rash?

Has your child had a fever that has lasted more than five days? As parents, it’s easy for us to jump from fever to flu to pneumonia and beyond. What happens when your doctor tells you your child has Kawasaki Disease? Do you panic? Maybe not.

What is Psoriatic Arthritis?

People who have psoriasis may also develop psoriatic arthritis. Sometimes the joint pain can begin before any skin lesions appear, making it more difficult to diagnose.