Cancer survivor finds support and motivation in her rehab classes | Local news

Gabriela Aguilar-Servin is a cancer survivor who has lived in Santa Maria for 25 years since immigrating from Mexico City. She formed a family, became a mother of two children, and built many friendships. But little did she know that while living through one of the most challenging experiences of her life, she would learn … Read more

Cancer survivor finds support and motivation in her rehab classes | Local News

Gabriela Aguilar-Servin is a cancer survivor who has lived in Santa Maria for 25 years since immigrating from Mexico City. She formed a family, became a mother of two children, and built many friendships. But little did she know that while living through one of the most challenging experiences of her life, she would learn … Read more

Men More Prone to Cancer Than Women, But Why? – Consumer Health News

CNCR-Editorial-Embargoed to 03.01 hrs Aug 8 2022.pdf CNCR-Embargoed to 03.01 hrs Aug 8 2022.pdf WEDNESDAY, Aug. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Men are known to be more likely to have cancer than women, and a new study suggests that this is largely developing due to biologic differences between the sexes, not smoking, drinking, poor diet … Read more

Meeting the quadruple aim through whole-person care

Full customer care service icon. customer vector illustration The devastation of Covid-19—even beyond killing more than one million Americans—was its exposure of the shocking extent of underlying preconditions afflicting our population and our sad failure to treat them. Six of every 10 people in the US suffer from chronic diseases. Roughly 40 million Americans have … Read more

Keeping Fit: The power of (food) preparation | Lifestyles

Have you ever heard someone say “It’s too expensive to eat healthy” or “It takes too long to prepare healthy food”? Many people believe these statements to be true, but in reality this may not be the case. With a little knowledge and effort we can all consume nutritious food more often and at a … Read more

RxBenefits, Tria Health form partnership for proactive diabetes care

RxBenefits, a pharmacy benefits company, and Tria Health, a chronic condition and medication management company, have launched a new partnership to improve diabetes care and lower healthcare costs for the condition through a proactive approach. Through the partnership, the two companies have created the Optimize MyCare Diabetes Support Program, for which RxBenefits and Tria Health … Read more

Why obesity intervention needs to be a bigger part of chronic disease care

Obesity has had an overwhelming presence in the US over the past few decades, but the problem has been exacerbated by the pandemic. The latest CDC data shows that 42% of Americans were obese in March 2020. A survey From the American Psychological Association, conducted last year, found that nearly half of Americans said they … Read more

Time is now: Inflation hikes up food costs for disabled woman | Columnists

I am reaching out to The Time is Now to Help for assistance with food and other daily necessities. I live on a fixed income; disability I receive due to a car accident I was in 15 years ago. I am not able to work as I am in a wheelchair and am in a … Read more

MD Anderson Research Highlights: ASCO 2022 Special Edition

ABSTRACTS 6502, 6504, 9505, 9506, 12004, 12006 Newswise — CHICAGO ― The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Research Highlights provides a glimpse into recent basic, translational and clinical cancer research from MD Anderson experts. This special edition features upcoming oral presentations by MD Anderson researchers at the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology … Read more

Study says THIS diet can help stop the disease

Patients on cancer therapy can sometimes only tolerate carbohydrates – however, keto diet allows less than 50 grams of carbs per day which equal to three servings of rice, potatoes, pasta, fruit and bread. Photo: iStock KEY HIGHLIGHTS One often hears about how diet can help beat weight gain, obesity, heart disease and metabolic disorders. … Read more