Carol Hulsebus,

Slim Pickings’ Hulsebus Talks Healthy Meal Options for 2019

With health and wellness on the top of many American’s New Year's resolutions, Slim Pickings owner Carol… Read More


Jennie-O recalls raw ground turkey products due to possible salmonella contamination PHOTO: RI Dept. of Health

Jennie-O Recalls Packaged Ground Turkey Products Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is warning consumers that Jennie-O is recalling 164,219 pounds of… Read More


Weiss: Simple Tips on Surviving the Holiday Season

The holiday season can be a double-edged sword. For some, it brings feelings of warmth and joy, even closeness and… Read More


Dr. Sam Zwetchkenbaum

RI State Dentist on Reducing Opioid Prescriptions Among Dentists—and Use in Dental Patients

Rhode Island state dentist Dr. Sam Zwetchkenbaum appeared on GoLcoal LIVE where he spoke to efforts by the state to reduce… Read More


Thundermist Health Center Adds Van Hemelrijck as Primary Care Provider

Thundermist Health Center has added Chris Van Hemelrijck as a primary care provider.… Read More


Korben Perry

Perry of Kindred Community Acupuncture Discusses Connecting People on GoLocal LIVE’s Business Monday

While much of healthcare is in chaos with hospital mergers and questions about the future of Obamacare, Korban Perry, the… Read More


Weiss: AARP Takes its Annual Snap Shot of Boomer’s Travel Trends

Over a week ago, AARP Travel released the long-awaited results of its annual travel trend survey, examining travel behaviors… Read More


Weiss: Those Taking Care of Persons with Dementia Have Unique Needs

Being a caregiver 24/7 to a person in relatively good health is a tough job.  But, caring for someone with dementia,… Read More


Newport Wellness Week is set to return. PHOTO: Newport Marriott

Newport Wellness Week Set to Return in January

Newport Wellness Week is returning. The week-long celebration of mind, body, and spirit will run from January 19 through… Read More


Cranston's CCAP awarded $625K to combat youth substance abuse

Cranston’s CCAP Awarded $625K to Combat Youth Substance Abuse

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration announced… Read More


Achdut is recalling its Tahini products

Achdut Recalls Brands of Tahini Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is warning consumers that the company Achdut is recalling its Tahini… Read More


PHOTO: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/Flickr

Free Flu Shots to be Provided to Those with Substance Use Disorder

The Journey to Hope, Health, and Healing is teaming with Wood River Health Services to provide free flu shots to anyone with… Read More


Fit for Life: ‘‘Tis The Season”

Hey folks  The season of drinking, eating, and being merry is in full swing.   … Read More


CDC urges people to not eat romaine lettuce PHOTO: CDC

CDC Urges Consumers to Not Eat Romaine Lettuce Following E. Coli Outbreak

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is warning consumers that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)… Read More


University Orthopedics Teams with Boston Children’s Hospital on ACL Repair Trial

University Orthopedics has partnered with Boston Children’s Hospital to perform a trial on ACL repairs using a new… Read More


Fit for Life: Magnify the Positive in Your Life Today

“THIS IS US”, analyzed by me What do you see when you watch the series “This is us?”… Read More


Duncan Hines cake mix is being recalled PHOTO: RIHealth

NEW: Duncan Hines Cake Mix Recalled Due to Potential Presence of Salmonella

The Rhode Island Department of Health is warning consumers that multiple varieties of Duncan Hines cake mix are… Read More


University Orthopedics announces partnership with  The Center for Orthopaedics

University Orthopedics & The Center for Orthopaedics Announce Partnership

University Orthopedics announced a new partnership with The Center for Orthopaedics in Johnston.… Read More


Dr. Vivian Sung

Women & Infants’ Sung Receives 2 Awards for Urinary Incontinence Research

Women & Infants doctor Vivian Sung received two awards for research that she is leading for the Eunice Kennedy… Read More


Smart Benefits: 5 Ways to Boost Flu Shots Among Employees

With a deadly flu season last year, many HR departments are stepping up their efforts to encourage employee vaccination.… Read More