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  • Staying Healthy after the Holidays

    By Jennifer Bain, RDN, LDN, MEd Happy New Year! As the holidays wind down and we start the New Year experiencing drastic weather changes, our fears of catching the flu or a cold set in. If you are any...

  • Why ‘Dry January’ Is Good for Your Health

    By Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, NCMP, IF The new year is here, and with it comes the chance to reset after overindulging in a little too much holiday cheer over the past few months. One trend gaining ground...

  • Separating fact from fiction in health news

    By Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, NCMP, IF We all want to do the right thing and lead healthy lifestyles, but what should we do when we read conflicting, confusing or downright scary news reports about the sa...

  • Hypertension & Menopause – How Hypertension Affects Women

    By Maria Wright, MD, NCMP For far too long, heart disease was considered a “men’s health” issue. That thinking has slowly shifted, thanks to more in-depth research and an increased awareness amo...

  • How to Welcome the Season Ahead with Presence, Balance and Joy

    Barre3 Mariemont Studio Owner, Karey Matteucci, shares five ideas for tackling the Holiday Season with grace and ease. EXPERIENCE GRATITUDE—AND WRITE IT DOWN Start a gratitude journal. Even on days ...

  • Can the Flu Shot Give You the Flu?

    from HealthyWomen’s Cold & Flu center By Sheryl Kraft Many people forgo flu shots because they’re convinced that getting one will give them the flu or make them ill. That’s a misconc...

  • Worried about holiday weight gain? Here are five tips to help

    by Jennifer Bain, RDN, LDN, MEd With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, and the hustle and bustle of the holidays already underway, it can be very easy to lose sight of yourself. Next thing you know, i...

  • The Facts on Intermittent Fasting

    By Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, NCMP, IF Every few years a new fad diet makes its rounds in the news and social media feeds. The latest buzzworthy approach to weight loss is intermittent fasting. Intermitte...

  • Seasonal Grounding with Yoga

    Kim Lauch, Yoga Therapist Lisa Larkin, MD & Associates September is a time of change.  A transition time in our part of the country when summer’s high level of energy output shifts marki...

  • Lymphedema treatment considered gold standard

    In observance of World Physical Therapy Day (Sunday, Sept. 8), we’re sharing more about lymphedema and the physical therapy treatment considered to be the gold standard. One in five women who are tr...

  • Sleep Meds Not Always a Dream Come True

    By Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, NCMP, IF It’s no secret that we – Americans, and especially women – aren’t getting enough sleep. Nearly forty million Americans suffer from sleep problems, including ...

  • New preventative options offer hope for migraine sufferers

    By Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, NCMP, IF Anyone who has had a migraine headache knows how debilitating it can be. They can cause you to miss work, school or just miss out on family interaction. New treatmen...

  • Stop the leakage! New treatment options for urinary incontinence in women

    By David Schwartz, MD, FACOG Urinary incontinence is more than an inconvenient condition; it’s also an embarrassing one, often stripping many women of their self-confidence.  Many women who suf...

  • LISA LARKIN, MD, NAMED HEALTHCARE HERO ENTREPRENEUR

    Founder and CEO of Ms.Medicine Recognized for Innovative Women’s Health Organization   Dr. Larkin was named the 2019 Health Care Hero Entrepreneur by the Cincinnati Business Courier for foundin...

  • What the Data Shows and Who Might Benefit from CoQ10

    “It’s official name is co enzymeQ10 but you’ve probably seen it in the store as just coQ10. It’s a compound our bodies make and it can help in a lot of different ways. Doctor L...

  • Clearing Up Confusion About Vitamin D and Fish Oil Supplements

    By Dr. Lisa Larkin, MD, FACP, NCMP, IF   More and more Americans turn to vitamins and supplements for a number of health conditions. In the U.S., these over-the-counter dietary supplements are no...