Stress And Your Heart Health

High levels of stress can lead to a number of cardiac disorders. Dr. Thomas Wallace, a cardiologist with the CHI St. Vincent Heart Institute, answers common questions about the impact of stress on your heart.

Back to School Tips and Guidelines

As children return to school, hear tips from Dr. Joe Elser, a pediatrician who has been practicing for 30 years. His advice covers sleep, COVID safety, and setting kids up for success in the new school year.

High Blood Pressure -- Know Your Numbers

High blood pressure can be invisible and silent, so you need to know your numbers. Dr. Jason Pelton advises you of the information needed to help keep your heart healthy.

Smoking and Vaping Increases the Risk of Infection - COVID-19

Dr. Ashish Tikotekar explains why smokers are at greater risk of getting COVID-19 and why smokers who get the virus are twice as likely to end up in the ICU.

The Importance of Cardiovascular Check-Ups

Cardiovascular disease can be silent, or you may have early warning signs such as shortness of breath. Cardiologist Dr. Anthony Fletcher explains that regular check-ups are important for your health and well-being.

Pediatrician Jamie Irwin, DO, Offers Tips on Teaching Children Social Distancing

Social distancing can be hard for all of us, but as a parent it can be particularly hard to convince your kids to practice social distancing, especially in the summer when all they want to do is go out and play with their friends.

Diabetes, Obesity and Vascular Disease Contribute to Chronic Wound Epidemic

Chronic wounds, sores or ulcers that do not heal are common on the legs and feet but can occur anywhere on or in the body. Left untreated, they can diminish your quality of life and potentially decrease your life expectancy.

Focused on Healing Chronic Wounds

Treating wounds early on keeps people out of the Emergency Room and out of the hospital.

What's Behind Your Racing Heart?

We often associate love and romance with long walks on the beach, cozy dinner dates and even a racing heartbeat and sweaty palms, but a racing heartbeat isn’t always a good thing.

How Virtual Visits Work - Primary Care Doctor, Keith Cooper, MD, Explains

Virtual Visits allow you to visit your doctor without leaving your home. Primary Care Physician, Dr. Keith Cooper talks about the discussions patients can have with their doctor over the phone or with a tablet or computer. It's just one more way our physicians are still here for you.

Exercise Tips to Help You Stay Healthy While Gyms are Closed

You can get a “mood boosting cardio workout” without going to the gym. In fact, you can do your workout inside or outside with no equipment needed.

Tips for Relieving Stress to Improve your Physical and Emotional Wellbeing

Anxiety and stress can play havoc on our physical & emotional well-being. Stress affects us dramatically, so it is imperative to find ways to cope when we are faced with mental and emotional strain.

March is National Nutrition Month.

Nutrition and fitness play such a significant role in the way our bodies function. The psychological and physical benefits of good nutrition and fitness are phenomenal.

Medical Director, Dr. William G. Jones Talks About the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Medical Director, Dr. William G. Jones talks about the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The most vulnerable people are those that are older and people that have diseases of the lungs or that affect the immune system. The symptoms of the Coronavirus are fever, cough, and shortness of breath.

Pediatrician Dr. Joe Elser Discusses Tips for Avoiding the Flu

Getting a flu shot, careful hand washing, watching for headaches, body aches, cough, congestion and keeping an eye out for fever can help you get your children safely through the flu season.

Keeping Your Heart Healthy Means Being Pro-Active and Making Changes

Being pro-active is your best bet when keeping your resolutions! You must be pro-active towards making changes, because if you are in-active, this means you are staying in the same place.

Keeping Healthy Resolutions in 2020 Requires Being Pro-Active

Being pro-active is your best bet when keeping your resolutions! You must be pro-active towards making changes, because if you are in-active, this means you are staying in the same place.

Making Time for Yourself Will Help You Keep Your Fitness Resolution and Develop Healthy Habits

Keeping a fitness resolution can tough. D1 Fitness advises you to ease into it and start with something that's sustainable - something you enjoy and look forward to doing.

Procedure to Remove Bunion has Rita Dobson Back on Her Feet in No Time

Painful bunions can be corrected with PROstep™, a minimally invasive procedure that can help you to get back on your feet faster, with less pain.

 Anthony Fletcher, MD, Joins KARN to Answer Questions About Mens Heart Health

Arkansas leads the nation in heart disease, but there are things you can do to control your risk and stay healthy.