Barbara Mannino Archive
Published October 25, 2012
It can be hard to accurately remember your entire medical history, but thankfully our medical records, including doctor’s office-visit notes, provide invaluable insight to our health. But they can be tricky to your hands on--until now.
Published October 18, 2012
Failure has been getting a bad rap. Learn how to learn from it and move yourself and your corporation forward.
Published October 08, 2012
When it comes to going to the doctor, men tend to wait until something needs to be fixed, according to a recent survey. The practice is risky for their health and wallets.
Published October 04, 2012
A recent survey shows consumers find choosing health-care benefits as one of the most difficult of life decisions, second only to saving for retirement. Here's how to make the process a little easier.
Published September 26, 2012
Apps are making consumers better patients and doctors more thorough and communicative. Still, the thousands of apps that exist vary in grade and quality.
Published September 13, 2012
With primary care physicians in short supply, doctors’ schedules on overload and about 30 million people scheduled to enter the health care system by 2014, patients may start to feel neglected. But there person behind the counter at the pharmacy is ready and willing to help.
Published August 24, 2012
The annual physical has become an enshrined institution in this country, no matter how much we dread it. But is it really necessary and cost effective?
Published August 21, 2012
It’s not whether you hover but how. College parents and administrators share insights on the first-year college transition and how parents can best support their children from afar.
Published August 16, 2012
With poor lifestyle choices accounting for big health costs for employers and employees, realistic new strategies can usher in lasting health behavior change.
Published July 16, 2012
Re-entering the workforce after taking time off to stay at home with kids can be an intimating process for women. But experts say transitioning back into work life can be a smooth shift with the right attitude and mindset.