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Diabetic feet require extra care, caution

Diabetic feet require extra care, caution

By Jamie Settles Carter, D.P.M., Podiatrist, Lexington Podiatry November is American Diabetes Month; a time to bring to light the crippling nature of this looming public health crisis. Diabetes is a serious disease, one that affects the entire body: the kidneys, heart, blood vessels, brain and more. But as a Podiatrist, …

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This Thanksgiving, don’t miss out!

This Thanksgiving, don’t miss out!

By Ann L. Rhoten, Au.D., CCC/A – Kentucky Audiology and Tinnitus Services When was the last time you really and truly heard Thanksgiving? Let’s face it, Thanksgiving is a pleasant chaos. There is so much going on. Even those blessed with perfect hearing can miss out. But if you’re suffering from …

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The Pastor, The Widow, and The Doctor

The Pastor, The Widow, and The Doctor

By Alex Anderson, Senior Associate Pastor at Bayside Community Church Apastor went to visit a widow. She greeted him with a warm smile. She invited the pastor in and offered him a cup of coffee. As they sat at the kitchen table in her modest home and talked the pastor …

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Scary Good Healthy Halloween Ideas

Scary Good Healthy Halloween Ideas

By Monique Richard MS, RDN, LDN Fall is full of nature’s beautiful bounty, like buckets of crisp glistening apples, artist-palette dipped leaves, and fields piled with giant pumpkins and gourds. But beware. The beast of October can rear its ugly head, snatching up nutrients, crashing blood-sugar levels and overwhelming parents and …

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Don’t let bone loss cut you short!

Don’t let bone loss cut you short!

Although osteoporosis has affected humans since the beginning of time, it wasn’t until 1994 that the World Health Organization officially acknowledged and defined it as a disease. Osteoporosis occurs when the body loses too much bone mass; when the body makes too little bone; or a combination of the two. …

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Save the DATES!

Save the DATES!

Fall Festival – October 20, 2017 The YMCA of Central Kentucky invites you to its annual Fall Festival, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20 at every Y location! Enjoy fun-fall themed activities, games, and sample all the Y has to offer! Free admission and fun for the whole family!  …

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