Posts from Bev Snyder

Surgical relief for Parkinson’s

New approach lets patients “sleep” through a deep brain stimulation procedure.

June 14, 2017 3
PATIENT STORY

‘It’s so incredible’

Robilynn Anders-Sterk is a poster child for weight-loss surgery—and she's helping others who want longer, healthier lives.

April 21, 2017 8
PATIENT STORY

‘It’s done wonders for me’

Mike Bowman had been a virtual shut-in—until weight-loss surgery gave him back his life.

March 27, 2017 11
PATIENT STORY

‘This is the guy that saved my life and my baby’s life’

After surviving an aneurysm while pregnant, miracle patient Anna Weeber introduces her newborn to her neurosurgeon.

February 1, 2017 4

Delectable dinner, on demand

Got meal kits? They're like adding a sous chef to your kitchen every day—and with plenty of healthy options.

January 31, 2017 0

10 things you never knew about folic acid

Although it’s not the fountain of youth or a magic elixir, this B-vitamin has surprising ties to disease, aging and mental state.

January 21, 2017 0

Drink up for better sleep

You'll get better ZZZs if you consume the right things—and avoid the wrong ones—before bedtime.

December 6, 2016 1
PATIENT STORY

‘I’m a walking, talking miracle’

After surviving a brain aneurysm during her pregnancy, Anna Weeber is looking forward to the birth of a happy, healthy boy.

December 5, 2016 17

7 ways to conquer stress cravings

When life gets hectic, use these save-the-hips tips for avoiding temptation.

December 3, 2016 2

Are you at risk for endometrial cancer?

Never ignore unusual symptoms, especially after menopause.

December 1, 2016 0

Sleep deprived? Don’t depend on caffeine

Although a cup of java might provide a boost, find out what your body really needs.

November 29, 2016 1
PATIENT STORY

Diabetes in disguise?

Ben Krieger had no idea that his extreme symptoms—fatigue, thirst, hunger and weight loss—were signs of Type 1 diabetes.

November 27, 2016 4