Five Outdoor Safety Tips To Avoid an Emergency

Whether you are hiking, swimming, or doing activities in your backyard, many of us like to enjoy time outdoors. However, we know things can change in the blink of an eye. Yes, emergencies happen...

Supportive Oncology Helps Maintain Quality of Life During Cancer

About 70% of patients referred to Winship’s Supportive Oncology Clinic mistakenly conflate palliative care and hospice care, according to Kimberly A. Curseen, MD, director of supportive and palliative care outpatient services for Emory Healthcare....

Can I Inherit Varicose Veins?

We inherit many things from our parents, and a genetic predisposition toward varicose veins may just be one of them. But varicose veins are not a given and there are things you can do...

Healthy Infused Water Recipes with a Twist

One of the keys to preventing dehydration is drinking plenty of fluids, including water. While water is almost always the best drink choice, a lot of people complain that they get bored drinking plain...

Recognizing Emory Hospitals’ Exceptional Care

From front-line care and complex surgery to health screenings and rehabilitation care, every member of our Emory Healthcare team makes a difference in the lives of our patients and our communities. Our core purpose...

Back-to-School Infections and Beyond: Know Where To Go for Care

Works of art aren’t the only things your kids will bring home when school starts this month. You should be prepared for sniffles, sneezes and other infectious symptoms. After all, classrooms are perfect spaces...

Drowning and Water Safety

Summer is finally here and it’s time to spend some time in the water cooling off, whether it’s at the pool, lake, or beach. As we’re enjoying this weather near the water, injuries are...

Keeping Your Youth Athlete Safe from Overuse Injuries During Growth Periods

Whether your child is a seasoned player or just heading into their first season of recreational soccer, playing sports is important for their overall health. One of the best ways to encourage that passion...