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How Can I get my Toddler to brush her teeth?

How Can I get my Toddler to brush her teeth?

Here is a question from a reader: I love my little girl to pieces, it is truly a joy to be her mother. However, like every parent, there are times when I struggle with patience. It feels like a battle every night to get her teeth clean. […]

Blood drives this week in NWA

Blood drives this week in NWA

Here  is a list of blood drives and donor centers in NW Arkansas Blood Drives for the Week of March 17 – 23, 2014. You’ll be helping to save lives of patients at 38 area hospitals. Donate Today! BELLA VISTA, AR ► Allen’s Food Market, Mon […]

Breast Care in NWA is Top Notch

Breast Care in NWA is Top Notch

Local Breast Center Designated as a Center of Excellence Fayetteville,  AR  —    On  January  14,  2014,  the  doctors  and  staff  at  The  Breast  Center,   a  MANA  clinic,  received  a  package  in  the  mail  with  some  long  awaited  news.  The   Breast  Center  in  Fayetteville  has  been […]

Fayetteville Mom Wigs Out to Beat Cancer

Fayetteville Mom Wigs Out to Beat Cancer

Contributed by: JoAnn Johnson How many times have we talked about how time is flying. It is strange how in some chapters of our lives time flies.  Other chapters seem so long. Five and one-half years ago on April 7, a new chapter of our […]

Winter Storm Preparedness

Winter Storm Preparedness

COLD WEATHER/WINTER STORM People should take the following steps: Listen to a NOAA Weather Radio or other local news channels for critical information on snow storms and blizzards from the National Weather Service (NWS). Avoid driving when conditions include sleet, freezing rain, snow or dense […]

Heart Attacks Spike During Holidays

Heart Attacks Spike During Holidays

Heart Attacks Spike During Holidays Why? Overeating and stress typically associated with the holiday season cause the spike in heart attacks. The holidays are a time when we increase the amount of fat, salt and sugar that we eat. Lower temperatures may be to blame as well. […]

Turkey Trot in Springdale

Turkey Trot in Springdale

Turkey Trot in Springdale Looking for some exercise on Thanksgiving morning? Why not participate in the annual Turkey Trot! Here are the details: The Springdale Police Department, along with Sheep Dog Impact Assistance will host the 6th Annual Turkey Trot, 5K Charity Run, 1 Mile […]

Honoring Veterans – Saving Lives

Honoring Veterans – Saving Lives

HONORING VETERANS – SAVING LIVES Free lung cancer screenings for Veterans Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA) and Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) have announced the second annual joint initiative to educate America’s veterans on their individual risk of developing lung cancer, the leading cause of cancer […]

“NWA Health and Wellness Minute” on the Radio

“NWA Health and Wellness Minute” on the Radio

NWA Health and Wellness is very excited about our “Health and Wellness Minute” playing every hour of every day on the radio!! You can hear these useful health and wellness tips, information, and reminders everyday on Classic Hit 101.5, The Voice 105.3, and ESPN 99.5.  […]

Free Breast Cancer Screening in Fayetteville

Free Breast Cancer Screening in Fayetteville

  Free Breast Cancer Screening Offered Nov. 8 & 9 The No Excuses Breast Cancer Outreach Program, a service of Washington Regional Cancer Support Home, will offer FREE clinical breast exams Friday, Nov. 8, 3 – 6 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 9, 9 a.m. – […]

Get Vaccinated for Flu Season

Get Vaccinated for Flu Season

  Flu Vaccine The Center for Disease Control recommends getting vaccinated for the flu in early fall. That means NOW!! Here are some FAQs about the flu from www.flu.gov : What is the seasonal flu? Seasonal flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu […]

Facebook is a Downer

Facebook is a Downer

  Facebook is a Downer On the surface, Facebook is awesome. It is a deep sea of stories, pictures, accomplishments, requests, questions, recommendations, and can tell you so much about a “friends” current life. While scrolling through, it is only natural to compare yourself to […]