Month: October 2012

Fayetteville Candy Buy Back

Fayetteville Candy Buy Back

      One of our readers suggested this as another way to get that candy OUT of our children’s hands..   Dr. Wade Kifer in Fayetteville is doing a Halloween Candy Buy Back program again this year. Bring your candy to the office on […]

Recipes to reduce infalmmation

Recipes to reduce infalmmation

Contributed by Chris Manley Hello everyone, I would like to share a couple of great recipes to help fight inflammation.  Carrot and Pumpkin Seed Salad 2-3 carrots, grated Pumpkin seeds, soaked Freashly chopped coriander … Olive oil and lemon juice for dressing  Directions Combine the […]

Beneficial Nurse and Patient Relationship

Beneficial Nurse and Patient Relationship

Beneficial Nurse and Patient Relationship contributed by Melanie L. Bowen For anyone who is chronically ill or facing any form of a cancer, typically it is imperative to seek the appropriate medical attention. Along with the appropriate medical attention, a medical professional such as a […]

Healthy Alternative for Halloween Candy

Healthy Alternative for Halloween Candy

Have You Heard of Switch Witch? Many of the precious little children in NWA will be trick or treating and gathering lots of candy this year. Their normal sweet personalities will be morphed and they will act crazy, anxious and hyper.  Chocolate has caffeine and most other candy contain artificial […]

Healthy Baby, Healthy Wallet

Healthy Baby, Healthy Wallet

Healthy Baby, Healthy Wallet: How to save money those first years The other day a pregnant friend was trying to figure out a budget for when her baby was born. It can be overwhelming when considering the bundle of expenses that come along with your bundle of joy. I […]

Skin Cancer Q&A with Dr. Eric Schaefer

Skin Cancer Q&A with Dr. Eric Schaefer

  Dr. Eric Schaefer of Highlands Oncology Group answers a few questions about what to expect during skin cancer treatment. Can skin cancer spread to other organs which would require chemotherapy or radiation treatments? Yes, skin cancer can metastasize to other organs, which then could require […]