January 05, 2015
And as of yet, scientists don’t actually know what genetically modified foods do to our body, according to Mary Willis, a registered dietician and nutritionist from College Park Family Care Center with a degree in dietetics. “We are playing Russian roulette with food supply,” she says. “There has been mounting evidence on the negative effects of GMOs in animal testing. We don’t know if GMOs are having a long-term negative effect on humans. It’s a big human experiment.”
December 29, 2014
Navigating the metro area’s medical community can be overwhelming. There is no shortage of qualified physicians, yet a reliable resource is not always easy to find when it comes to seeking a doctor you can trust. This vetted list, which highlights top local doctors’ own choices for best physicians, should serve as the beginning of your search – whether for an internist to help cure the common cold or a specialist to treat a potentially life-threatening illness.
December 04, 2014
Dr. Lori A Boyajian-O'Neill with HCA Midwest Health says you can reduce holiday stress by making time for yourself, setting aside family disagreements and focusing on what truly matters.
December 02, 2014
With a few simple tips and tricks you can stay healthy this holiday season and avoid extra weight gain. Listen as Dr. Nicole Fearing with HCA Midwest Health shares some easy ways to cut calories, sleep better and focus on what truly matters.
December 01, 2014
Although it’s not likely you’re allergic to the holidays, there are plenty of things that can trigger allergic reactions such as food, decorations and even boarding your pet at the kennel during this festive time of year. Dr. Bruce Pfuetze, allergist and immunologist with College Park Family Care Center and Overland Park Regional Medical Center, part of HCA Midwest Health, talks to us about things to watch out for during the holidays.