Child Health Day on Oct. 3 shines a national spotlight on healthy lifestyles and physical activity levels for children. One serious issue facing today’s children is obesity, and parental guidance … Read More
Many teens struggle to adjust to back-to-school sleep schedules, which may have serious effects on their brains and bodies.
Sleep specialist Kent Svee, MD, of Fairview Sleep Centers says good sleep is … Read More
Guest post by Ken Kephart, MD
Life can change in an instant—we know it, but it’s hard to imagine. And that makes planning for the unexpected—such as suddenly being unable … Read More
As a family nurse practitioner, at Fairview’s clinic in North Branch, Katie Marvin, NP works with patients of all ages and has a special interest in preventive medicine, as well as … Read More
If you’re using birth control and hoping to have a baby soon, you’ve probably thought about when to stop. But when is the right time to end your birth control method? How … Read More