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Renewal, Re-awakening, Re-invention – Happy Spring!

April 16, 2017

Whether or not you celebrate a religious holiday, it is the season for renewal! Happy Spring! "Springtime Renewal: 10 Quotations to Inspire You" is a nice reflection by Toni Bernhard JD - great food for thought! MORE >

How to Know if Health News is Reliable

March 15, 2017

"How to spot misleading health news" This article from BBC Health News outlines some excellent steps for determining if a health news article is reliable. Also check out BBC Health Check. MORE >

Celebrating International Women’s Day!

March 08, 2017

Celebrate and share stories. Check out this website and/or this facebook page (among many others) to join in!   MORE >

Wellscape Direct MD highlighted in Wall Street Journal article

February 27, 2017

With Direct Primary Care, It’s Just Doctor and Patient By Melinda Beck, Wall Street Journal, Feb 26, 2017 Many thanks to Melinda Beck for doing a great article on Direct Primary Care, focusing on some practices right here in New England, including ... MORE >

Eat Your Fruits and Veggies!

February 24, 2017

"Fruit and veg: For a longer life eat 10-a-day" By James GallagherHealth and science reporter, BBC News An article posted on the BBC News, reviewing evidence for health benefits of eating fruits and veggies. "Eating loads of fruit and vegetables - 10 portions ... MORE >

Celebrating African-American Achievements in Medicine

February 21, 2017

Black History Month 2017 Read more about African American achievements in medicine here. MORE >

February is Cancer Prevention Month!

February 08, 2017

February is National Cancer Prevention Month The foundation of cancer prevention includes a healthy diet and regular exercise. Read more on the AICR website. MORE >

Women and Heart Disease

December 27, 2016

"Carrie Fisher's death puts spotlight on women's heart disease" in USA Today Dec. 27, 2016 The sad news of Carrie Fisher's death reminds us that heart disease effects women, too. Read more in USA Today. MORE >

Holiday Wishes from Wellscape Direct MD

December 23, 2016

I just want to take a moment to wish everyone a wonderful holiday season! ☃️ There is much to reflect upon this year - so much happening in the world that gives pause, causes distress and anguish, but so much that is a ... MORE >

Walking Breaks for Your Health

November 14, 2016

"Short Walking Breaks Reduce the Dangers of Sitting Too Long" VeryWell September 18, 2014 Walking breaks for your health - check it out, get creative to work it into your day! Read more on VeryWell.com. MORE >