Celebrating National Women’s Health Week with Local Health Practitioners

National Women’s Health Week (NWHW) is a reminder for women and girls, especially during the outbreak of COVID-19, to make their health a priority and take care of themselves.

In the tri-state area we are blessed with women practitioners who dedicate their professional lives to helping women–and everyone–dig deeper into their bodies, think more […]

By |2020-05-15T15:38:28-04:00May 15th, 2020|Doctors Orders|


Each year on May 12th, millions of people observe National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. This day shares the spotlight with other May 12 awareness days such as International Fibromyalgia Awareness Day, Fibromyalgia Awareness Day, International Awareness Day for Chronic Immunological and Neurological Diseases or International Awareness Day for MCS, ME/CFS and FM, which are observed globally.

Fibromyalgia […]

By |2020-05-12T11:06:24-04:00May 12th, 2020|Doctors Orders|

Honey Bees could become Vital Resource in Detecting Deadly Diseases

Doctors and scientists have long searched for new and innovative ways to detect and diagnose deadly diseases and cancers in patients since the dawn of advanced technology in the field of medicine. Recently, an unlikely ally has emerged that may revolutionize the way some cancers are diagnosed and treated. Research from Inscentinel, a UK-based firm […]

By |2020-04-22T14:05:30-04:00April 22nd, 2020|Doctors Orders|


By Dr. Teri Goetz, DACM, LAc

Common kitchen herbs are powerful antiviral factories. Use them regularly—the fresher the better, but they’re also good as teas, tinctures and/ or in cooking (especially when added toward the end).

Oregano, thyme and sage are potent anti-viral herbs you likely have in your home kitchen. Make a simple tea from two […]

By |2020-03-26T16:59:25-04:00March 26th, 2020|Doctors Orders|


By Dr.Teri Goetz, DACM, LAc


I’ve done it. Have you? A quick Google search about a symptom that has been bothering you or a recent diagnosis. Before you know it, the info is flooding your computer screen and you have more windows open than you can read in one day.

Which one has the “right” information? Whose […]

By |2019-12-13T10:45:53-05:00November 22nd, 2019|Doctors Orders|

Area Hospital offers Breast Cancer Screenings in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

For women over the age of 50, managing your health becomes more than the annual check-up at the physician’s office. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Breast Cancer is the most common cancer among women despite race or ethnicity and the second most common cause of death among almost all women. Julie […]

By |2020-01-28T14:36:56-05:00September 26th, 2019|Doctors Orders|
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