Cataracts: Causes and Cures, Dr Michelle Muench

Cataracts: Causes and Cures

Cataracts are the leading cause of reversible vision loss for people 55 and older. What causes cataracts (hint: are you wearing your sunglasses?) and how can they be treated? Eye surgeon Michelle J. Muench, MD explains.

A cataract is cloudy lens inside the eye (not on the surface). Cataracts are common; they’ll affect most of us as we age. They’re the leading cause of reversible visual loss in people 55 and older . . . and they’re highly treatable.

What causes cataracts?

Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 08:55
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Sitting or standing at work: Help, or hype?

Sitting or standing at work: Help, or hype?

Ergonomics specialist and athletic trainer Sam Erickson, ATC, CSCS shares an NPR story on those trendy standing work stations – and their impact on your health. Turns out that movement and stretching matter more than standing vs. sitting.

Want to learn how to increase movement during your work shifts? Want to learn about micro breaks and stretching protocols that help prevent negative health effects from being in the same posture all day? Sam and WorkSystems can help.

Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 07:33
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New NHC TV Commercial

New NHC TV Commercial 2016

Northfield Hospital & Clinics TV commercial starts showing today. The first TV commercial is an overall awareness campaign for NH&C. It will show through Charter/Spectrum Communications on channels like HGTV, A&E, tbs, TLC, usa, MTv, Hallmark, Bravo, etc. and as pre-roll on the internet. We will also use it on the website, social media, movie theaters, more pre-roll etc.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 11:31
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