Monthly Archives: July 2013

Top 100 List: “Health Websites You Can Trust”

Taken from the Consumer and Patient Health Information Section (CAPHIS) website: CAPHIS, the Consumer and Patient Health Information Section, is a section of the Medical Library Association, an association of health information professionals with more than 5,000 individual and institution … Continue reading

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Stay Focused and Funny Today

Find and send a funny e-card at http://www.funnybunch.com    

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Protect Your Skin This Summer

As a rule of thumb, instead of trying to remember the SPF (Sun Protection Factor) formula for my own skin, I generally apply sunscreen about every two hours if I know I am going to be¬†outside for a long period … Continue reading

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Fun Food for Summer

Warmer (even hot) days are here and you’re conscious of how you look and what you eat. Fortunately, this time of year is ripe with fruits and vegetables, and there are lots of tasty ways to work them into your … Continue reading

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The End of Chemotherapy Nears?

Why not? Medical advances keep coming. Visit this link at Time Magazine’s Health and Family online: http://healthland.time.com/2013/06/26/no-more-chemo-doctors-say-its-not-so-far-fetched/

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Medical Advances With Adult Stem Cells

A new book, The Healing Cell, describes how our own cells are being used to repair damaged organs, kill cancerous growths, heal burns, and more. Published by the Stem for Life Foundation, it features a message from Pope Benedict XVI. … Continue reading

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