Written by Elizabeth Campbell, MA, CCC-SLP, a speech pathologist at the UK Voice & Swallow Clinic.
Liz Campbell, MA, CCC-SLP
For most of us, communication is something we take for granted. But for people with communication disorders, it can require extra assistance and hard work.
Each year during the month of May, speech-language pathologists and audiologists celebrate ...more
Do you want to eat better, but don't know where to start? Consider the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, or DASH diet.
The DASH diet was initially created to help lower blood pressure. But studies have also found the DASH diet to be one of the best options to prevent heart disease, stroke, diabetes and even ...more
Dr. Shaista Vally
Written by Shaista Vally, OD, an optometrist at UK Advanced Eye Care.
Eye health and vision issues can affect everyone, but there are certain conditions that are more common in women than in men. April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month and a great time for women to learn more about the issues that ...more
The majority of car crashes involve drivers who were distracted in the seconds leading up to the accident. In Kentucky alone, distracted driving caused 58,000 collisions in 2015. Not surprisingly, younger drivers under the age of 20 are most likely to be responsible for accidents stemming from distracted driving.
There are three main types of driving ...more
When UK HealthCare opened its state-of-the-art dining facility, Chandler Dining, last year, it embraced the concept that food service should be as involved in teaching healthy habits as medical and nursing staff.
The long lines of institutional steamers and shelving to slide plastic trays along were gone, replaced instead with cooking hubs where diners can choose ...more