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The urge to keep your New Year’s resolutions may have you rushing out to hit the pavement for a few miles. After all, you don’t want to lose your momentum. However, it’s important to put your health and long-term goals first and make avoiding injuries your top priority.Be the first to comment! Read more...
Through its newest column Healthy Observations, OurHealth Roanoke & New River Valleys magazine partners with area physicians and health organizations to raise awareness about conditions and topics tied to specific national health recognition days, weeks and months during the year. Read more..
The cold nose, the loving eyes, and the faithful return all describe man’s best friend. It’s no wonder we seek to offer our canine friends the best care. Many pets, especially large-breed dogs, are prone to developing arthritis. The larger the breed, the more debilitating arthritis can be. Read more..
In part one of The Family Love Letter series (OurHealth Roanoke & New River Valley, April/May 2017), we examined this informational document’s importance in serving as a roadmap to financial and personal details, and how having a completed Letter helps ease heirs’ and caregivers’ pain and stress during a tumultuous time – a loved one’s death or incapacitation. Read more..
Swimming and other water sports are favorite summer past times no matter your age. But remember these types of fun-in-the-sun activities should always start with safety first. OurHealth is pleased to partner with the Salem Family YMCA to bring seven helpful tips and resources developed with yours and your loved ones health in mind. Read more..
Recently,Virginians of all ages were invited to learn more about trailside trauma and safety. Here’s some of what they learned. Read more..
Local Health Updates
- Warm Hearth Singers Concert– A Patriotic Celebration
- Local Doctor Stresses Eye Safety and Addresses Myths Ahead of Great American Total Solar Eclipse
- Cheeseburger Throw Down Competition
- Carilion Clinic Named 2017 Most Wired for Ninth Year in a Row
- Carilion Pharmacist Receives "Virginians Speak Up for Safety" Award from VHHA
- Warm Hearth Village Honors Long-Time Showalter Center Director of Nursing