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April 1st, 2021
IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME IS AN INTESTINAL DISORDER CAUSING ABDOMINAL DISCOMFORT AND DISTRESS. IBS AWARENESS MONTH IS A GOOD TIME TO LEARN ABOUT THE SYMPTOMS, CAUSES, AND TREATMENTS OF THIS CHRONIC CONDITION. Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness…

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March 24th, 2021
March is National Nutrition Month! A great time to re-examine your eating habits and challenge yourself to develop healthier routines. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, an organization for registered dietitians, urges us to put an emphasis on…

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March 10th, 2021
March is National Nutrition Month. Each year the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) launches a campaign to promote healthy eating. The theme for 2021, Personalize Your Plate, is aimed at meeting your individual goals and needs. Everyone is…

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February 18th, 2021
Navigating the holidays with diabetes can be challenging, particularly on Valentine’s Day! As sweets and treats fill the aisles during the holidays, managing diabetes is a challenge for so many, particularly on Valentine’s day. According to the…

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October 17th, 2018
The BNWS Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) strives to ensure that BNWS will deliver high-quality patient- and family-centered care. The PFAC was formed with the recognition that patients and families are an essential resource to BNWS. By…

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When your care setting situation may need to change to a different care setting this is called a care transition. This usually happens when there is a change in your health and therefore you require a different type of care. For example, depending…

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Malnutrition is a physical state of unbalanced nutrition. This can be under or over nutrition. Usually people picture someone who is not getting enough nutrients. However, you can also be malnourished if you are overeating a diet that does not…

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It can be tough to think about putting your parent in an assisted living facility. With so many options of assisted living facilities it can be difficult to know whether you’re making the right choice for your parent or not. How will they be…

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