Pregnant women who are addicted to opiates face an increased risk of health complications from both the drug use and the lack of prenatal care. Every woman who gives birth at Blanchard Valley Hospital is screened for drugs in her system, something that is standard at most hospitals. But by then, the effects of the
Many children and teens express an interest in becoming a vegetarian. But it’s important to understand the health benefits—and the dietary needs—of vegetarianism before diving in.
Wellness includes self care that sometimes, as moms, we overlook. Having chronic health conditions, I not only try to make time for self care, but I am also cautious of ingredients I’m putting in, and on, my body. The highly-rated and award-winning organic skin care line carried at Journey Salon & Day Spa is enticing.
Celebration of Health Association’s natural approach to treatment Terry Chappell, M.D., is a family physician with forty years of experience in treating patients. He started Celebration of Health Association in Bluffton with an emphasis on reducing pain without medication. Chappell, Medical Director and owner of the practice, is the primary doctor working with nurses and