Henry Ford Health System Ready for C-19 Vaccines

Henry Ford Health System prepares to receive COVID-19 vaccines Temperature Both of the new vaccines are temperature sensitive.  Meaning they must be moved at very cold temperatures or they could become ineffective. That is why Henry Ford has just purchased 6 specialized freezers that could hold either or both vaccines.  Moderna hasn’t yet applied for…

Health care workers to get first COVID-19 vaccine doses in Michigan

Phases of Vaccine Roll Out Health Care Workers will be first as they are on the frontlines and most likely to be exposed.  That includes anyone working in the health care setting who has a chance for exposure on a daily basis.  This would also include anyone most at risk of server complications with COVID,…

Top 7 Gluten-Free Grains For People With Celiac Disease

Top 7 Gluten-Free Grains For People With Celiac Disease

The “gluten-free” trend has become so popular over recent years that in almost every food establishment, you can find a gluten-free option. Eating gluten-free is a diet that many adopt for specific health reasons, others for potential weight loss, and others simply because they feel better when they remove gluten from their diet. Eating gluten-free…

CDC now says masks protect both the wearers and those around them from Covid-19

CDC now says masks protect both the wearers and those around them from Covid-19

  New Face Mask Guides I have always stated that my mask helps me and your mask helps you but the CDC is now revealing your mask is for yourself and all you come into contact with. I have always been a strong mask advocate having seen first hand how well it protects myself and…

CDC: Pregnancy, Obesity, Asthma Included in Risk Factors for More Severe COVID-19 Cases

CDC: Pregnancy, Obesity, Asthma Included in Risk Factors for More Severe COVID-19 Cases

The CDC has broadened its guidance and updated its risk factors for COVID-19.  Gone is the “65 and older” age category.  Instead, the CDC is focusing on “People Who Need to Take Extra Precautions”.  Well the CDC is recognizing that we’re in a different situation now.  Back in March, the virus was really hitting older…

Could 50 percent of coronavirus infections be spread by people who have no symptoms?  The answer is a yes

Could 50 percent of coronavirus infections be spread by people who have no symptoms? The answer is a yes

50 percent of coronavirus infections be spread by people who have no symptoms according to a published study by American and Canadian researchers.  This is concerning.  Now what the researchers did, was they looked at asymptomatic and presymptomatic transmission data.  Remember asymptomatic means that you’re infected with the virus but that you have absolutely no…

Susan Albers, Psy.D.

Susan Albers, Psy.D.

Susan Albers, Psy.D., is a New York Times best selling author and a clinical psychologist at the Cleveland Clinic who specializes in eating issues, weight loss, body image concerns and mindfulness. After obtaining a masters and doctorate degree from the University of Denver, Dr. Albers completed an APA internship at the University of Notre Dame…