Monthly Archive: January 2024

Enteral Nutrition Newsletter

Eating Healthy On The Go

Many of us live busy lives and are constantly on the go. Because of this, we often find ourselves lacking enough time to make one home-cooked meal, let alone three nutritionally-dense meals per day. Instead, many of us find ourselves looking for a convenient and tasty meal to fit into our busy schedule, whether that… Continue reading Eating Healthy On The Go

Allison Dalton
Enteral Nutrition

National Feeding Tube Awareness Week

From February 4th – 10th, 2024, we celebrate Feeding Tube Awareness Week. Originally hosted by the Feeding Tube Awareness Foundation, Feeding Tube Awareness Week was created to increase awareness about the lifesaving benefits that tube feeding provides. It also allows us an opportunity to provide recognition and support to families overcoming the day-to-day challenges of… Continue reading National Feeding Tube Awareness Week

Allison Dalton
special needs parenting

Embracing Developmental Differences

National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month is an important time to recognize and raise awareness about individuals with disabilities and their contributions to society.

Paige Oyaga
Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month

Go Green for Cerebral Palsy

March is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about this neurological disorder that affects millions of people worldwide.

Paige Oyaga

What ADHD is NOT

It’s so easy to have many ideas and thoughts about children, teens, and young adults with ADHD. What we often label as laziness, poor motivation, and not being able to “just do it” are not those things at all. In fact, our kids with ADHD have deep, individual struggles and resulting strengths. It is a… Continue reading What ADHD is NOT

Dr. Liz Matheis
Cancer Prevention Month

Cancer Prevention Month: A Time to Act

February is National Cancer Prevention Month, a time to raise awareness about cancer prevention strategies and early detection.

Paige Oyaga
Mental and Behavioral Health Facility

Accessible Voting

Your Vote, Your Voice, Your Choice! It’s an election year, and it is more important than ever to get out and vote! Not just because of who the candidates may be, but because our local, state and federal representatives need to hear from us – the people who depend on curb cutouts, disabled parking spots,… Continue reading Accessible Voting

Aaron Baker
Soreness with an Intermittent Catheter

Prostate Health and Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), or an enlarged prostate, is a common health issue in men and people assigned male at birth.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Childrens Hospitals

Kids of Color Get Worse Health Care Across the Board in the U.S., Research Finds

Imagine your child has broken a bone. You head to the emergency department, but the doctors won’t prescribe painkillers. This scenario is one that children of color in the U.S. are more likely to face than their white peers, according to new findings published in The Lancet Child and Adolescent Health. Researchers reviewed dozens of recent studies looking… Continue reading Kids of Color Get Worse Health Care Across the Board in the U.S., Research Finds

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Intermittent Catheters

How to Winterize Your Wheelchair

Winter is upon us. The holidays are over. What’s left is the slog that makes it almost impossible to get out of bed in the morning and touch a warm toe to cold floor. But my son Charlie loves this time of year. He lives for the brutal (he’d call it brisk) wind and the… Continue reading How to Winterize Your Wheelchair

Jamie Sumner
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