It’s Been a Summer of Amazing!

SummerOfAmazingBlog

Our 2017 Summer of Amazing has come to an end, but it was an incredible few weeks of fun, games and health information! Each week at Mommy & Me (and Daddy too!) we dug into specific healthy topics like education, nutrition and exercise, and learned some fun facts about being active and healthy. Then, at […]

Cancer Clinical Trials: Why are they important?

Clinical-Trials

Cancer clinical trials are research studies that involve real patients and can offer a new best practice or late-breaking strategy to help fight cancer. They also empower patients and their families by offering another option for cancer care with the guidance and safety of a team of experts including doctors and clinical research team members. […]

Falling: It’s Not Just a Concern for the Elderly

Fall-Prevention

One in three adults aged 65 or older fall each year. If you are within this age category, it’s important to take this seriously, as it can happen to anyone and can cost you money, independence and even your life. Key Facts In 2013, 2.5 million people visited the emergency room due to a fall, […]

Are Essential Oils Dangerous for Kids?

Essential-Oils

As essential oils continue to grow in popularity, we have to think about how to protect our children from potentially dangerous encounters with these substances. While there are safe uses for these oils, such as in diffusers or for aromatherapy, it’s important to know what is safe and what is not. 3 Things You Might […]

Summer Travel: How to Stay Safe and Healthy

Travel-Safety

Traveling has been a beloved summer pastime for decades, but it can be difficult to know how to prepare both you and your family for a safe and healthy vacation. June is National Safety Month, so whether you have plans to travel within the country or abroad this summer, here are a few tips on […]