• Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    7 months 3 weeks ago

    Perfect Picnic for the Fourth of July

    What’s your go-to summer celebration? Do you plan family or neighborhood dinners? How about attending a ceremony or parade to honor those brave men and women who have served in the United States military? Do you have pool parties, picnics, and BBQs? Do you take a trip to the beach or lake?

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  • Lipscomb University Senior Blogs
    8 months 1 week ago

    Research Shows Benefits of Gardening in Cancer Survivors

    It is often common for cancer survivors to have poor nutrition because of treatment side effects, poor diet patterns, or even adopting unproven nutrition practices. However, nutrition plays an important role in overall health.

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  • Abby Henry
    1 year 7 months ago

    Amusement Park Safety for Cancer Survivors

    Amusement parks are a fantastic source of family fun during the summer. Maybe you are planning a special trip to Disney World? Maybe you have season passes to Six Flags?

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 years 3 months ago

    Preparing for Weather Emergencies

    During hurricane and tropical storm season, some families’ homes are destroyed by floods and wind. Hurricane season runs until November 30 for both coasts. Then, winter comes.

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  • Abby Henry
    2 years 6 months ago

    Skin Checks–There's an App for That!

    Summer 2015 is drawing to a close. Time to leave the beach or the pool and head back to school or work. Hopefully, you took good care of your skin this summer and will continue to practice good skin care year round.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 years 7 months ago

    Quench Your Summer Thirst

    Summer time is in full swing. The days are sunny. The temperatures are high. You are probably looking for an ice-cold, refreshing beverage to quench your thirst.

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  • Abby Henry
    2 years 7 months ago

    Pool Safety for Cancer Survivors

    Swimming is a great way to have fun and cool off in the summer. It’s also a good source of full-body exercise. It’s important for cancer patients and cancer survivors to stay active during and after treatment.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 years 8 months ago

    Fresh From The Farm

    One of the best things about the month of June is fresh produce—tasty fruits and vegetables, fresh from your garden, a roadside stand, the farmer’s market or from a nearby farm.

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  • Margaret Martin, RD, MS, LDN
    2 years 9 months ago

    20 Summer Safety Tips

    It’s almost summer time! These warm months are full of vacations, trips to the park, and parties outside with food and friends. With these changes in weather and your schedule, you may be at an increased risk for illness.

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