Monthly Archives: June 2017

Top Ten Tips for Healthy Grilling and Barbecuing

Who doesn’t love to cook together with friends outdoors in the summer by the pool and barbecue some tasty treats? The best part is that grilling can be one of the healthiest ways to cook! Just follow our top ten … Continue reading

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Boosting brain breaks in the workplace

Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto already had a healthy vending policy that was adopted years ago. In the fall of 2016, it sought to update and broaden that plan beyond making smarter choices at vending machines and the cafeteria. It reached out … Continue reading

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Enjoy the summer season with heart-healthy avocado

Summertime is here, and that means peak avocado season. Whether paired with pita chips in a tasty guacamole dip or fruit and honey for a sweet treat after dinner, avocado is a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to cuisine. Even better? … Continue reading

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Local survivor grateful for bystander CPR

According to the American Heart Association, 90 percent of people who suffer out-of-hospital cardiac arrests die. Thanks of the quick thinking and training of bystanders, Shirley Burress beat the odds against the norm. Burress and her husband, Leland, were treating … Continue reading

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