Scott & White Healthcare offers safety tips for Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day (Monday, May 31, 2010) is typically spent with loved ones and friends having fun and relaxing at BBQ’s or other get-togethers.  However, many people who are planning outings don’t always think about safety. “If you’re hosting a barbecue with guests, before lighting briquettes or firing up a gas grill, be sure to have … Continue reading Scott & White Healthcare offers safety tips for Memorial Day weekend

Take part in National Healthcare Decisions Day, April 16th

A massive effort to highlight the importance of advance health care decision-making has led to the formal designation of April 16, 2010 as National Healthcare Decisions Day (NHDD). This public awareness initiative seeks to increase the number of people who have thought about end-of-life care and made their wishes known through advance care directives. (See … Continue reading Take part in National Healthcare Decisions Day, April 16th

Helpful Ways to Reduce the Stress of New Year’s Resolutions

As we round the corner into 2010, the stress of making New Year’s resolutions can be an overwhelming tradition that can sometimes do more harm than good. David R. Blackburn, Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, offers some helpful ways to keep from being crushed under the weight of unrealistic personal goals. “Some people make huge resolutions that … Continue reading Helpful Ways to Reduce the Stress of New Year’s Resolutions