Southwest Health Notes

Southwest health notes

How to have a healthy pregnancy

A woman who is pregnant or considering starting or expanding her family is always concerned about one thing: having a healthy baby. Healthy babies are the result of healthy pregnancies. There are...

DATE: April 28, 2012 | COLUMN: Southwest health notes

Occupational therapists help people move

Many people are aware of the benefits of physical therapy, in part because it’s so widely used to help patients recover from a variety of injuries and many surgeries, including knee and hip...

DATE: March 24, 2012 | COLUMN: Southwest health notes

Children and winter colds: Practical tips for parents

We’re having a mild winter and — so far — a mild flu season, but the common cold makes its rounds every year and can be especially hard on small children, and their parents. Explaining to a four...

DATE: Jan. 28, 2012 | COLUMN: Southwest health notes