Text Size A A A
Live -in -motion

Health & Prevention

Food _Blog

After Surgery: Nutrition Tips

Although a well-balanced diet is always important, after surgery, it is especially crucial you are mindful of what you eat as certain nutrients are known to be essential for healing. Additionally, patients who are well-nourished and healthy have a much lower risk of infection. NEBH surgeon Lisa Ferzoco, MD, offers some general but vital nutrition tips.

Read Full Article
Hand _Washing _Blog

Caring for Your Surgical Incision During the Summer

Summertime usually means fun in the sun and trips to the beach, pool or lake. However, the summer months can pose a special challenge for care of a surgical incision. Read more for helpful tips to ensure that you take proper precautions when caring for your incision. 

Read Full Article
Hand _Washing _Blog

Hand Hygiene: Wash Your Hands to Stop the Spread of Germs

As a patient, a simple practice you can adopt to protect yourself and to stay healthy is to wash your hands. Hand washing is the best method to avoid spreading germs and getting sick. Whether you’re recovering from surgery, at home, working, traveling or out and about here are few simple things to know about practicing hand hygiene.

Read Full Article