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Carolyn Burns, Clinical Dietitian, Deaconess Weight Loss Solutions
Special Easter gatherings bring to mind favorite foods. Here are some Easter favorites, but these recipes offer a few less calories without compromising on taste.
Narothama Reddy, MD, Deaconess Clinic Nephrology
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is very common—affecting about 14 percent of the US adult population. It’s closely related to diabetes and high blood pressure, and can cause serious complications.
Kusum Pradhan, MD, Deaconess Clinic Pediatrics
Don’t believe everything you read on the internet, especially when it comes to children's health information and parenting advice. That’s what I tell my patients and their parents.
Melody Littrell, Manager of Women’s Oncology & Breast Programs, The Women’s Hospital
When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, she has many needs and concerns. One of the most important things she wants to know is that she’ll get the best care, beginning as quickly as possible. That’s why The Women’s Hospital and Deaconess Cancer Services decided to develop the Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic.
Debbie Pfeiffer, MS, Registered Dietitian, Deaconess Weight Loss Solutions
It’s almost time for the biggest football game of the year, which often means parties with lots of food! Here are some tasty recipe ideas and healthy tips to make your game day a waistline success.
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