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As Prescribed Blog



As Prescribed Blog

Trick or Treat! 4 Ways to Manage Your Halloween Candy Overload

Tiffany Pernat Tiffany Pernat October 29, 2015 0 Comments General Health

How cool is it that Halloween falls on a Saturday this year, and many local communities are doing trick-or-treat on Saturday night? I love it! This time of year is fun for everyone! The trees are beautiful, and there’s an abundance of fall produce (which means hearty cuisine). Everyone gets to enjoy an extra hour […]

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"MOM, What's for Dinner?"-3 Steps for Easy Meal Planning

Lisa Ashwill, RD CD Lisa Ashwill, RD CD October 22, 2015 0 Comments General Health

I love food because, well, I am a dietitian and I think part of my job description says something like “Must love food.” On the other hand, I hate food because I struggle every day with what to make for dinner. My husband seems to survive on meat and potatoes which doesn’t model well for […]

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Better Health for Women 365 Days a Year

Stephanie Gogots Stephanie Gogots October 15, 2015 0 Comments General Health

Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October serves as an annual reminder for women to pay attention to our health. But breast cancer is not the only major disease that threatens us. Heart disease and diabetes are also serious concerns that women should pay attention to for better health 365 days a year. The statistics are staggering: In […]

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Influenza Vaccination

carlselvick carlselvick October 8, 2015 0 Comments General Health

October is here – the leaves are turning color, and flu season is right around the corner. As Director of Pharmacy for Fort HealthCare, my goal is to stay one step ahead of the influenza virus in our community. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that people start getting vaccinated against influenza as early […]

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Football Tune Ups

Tiffany Pernat Tiffany Pernat October 1, 2015 0 Comments General Health

  In my apartment, we have 3 seasons—winter, spring, summer and FOOTBALL. As much as I argue that baseball season is still very much happening, we have made a transition to every Saturday and Sunday being booked out as “football game time”. I do believe I heard my fiancé actually say “Hun, you’re a widow […]

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