Top Docs

Congratulations to the 2016 Top Doctors, as named in the May issue of Rhode Island Monthly.
 
Barbara Morse Silva of NBC 10 WJAR profiled one of this year’s Top Docs:
 
Dr. Richard Besdine
 
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A Day in the Life of Top Anesthesiologist Vijay Sudheendra

How one of the busiest doctors in the state gets it done.

A Broken System: Rhode Island Mental Health Treatment for Children

Children fall through the cracks, but one boy is working hard to defy the odds.

Top Doctor Susanna Magee Provides Circle-of-Life Care

The family doctor is present from beginning to end.

Where to Go When You Need Urgent Care

The growth of walk-in clinics and urgent care facilities provide additional options.

Expert Tips to Stay Sharp as You Age

Find out how to maintain your mental and physical well-being.

Meet Rhode Island's Fittest Man and Woman

A Warwick couple is competing in a worldwide CrossFit competition.

The Helping Power of Service Dogs

The canines assist people in myriad ways.

2015 Excellence in Nursing Awards

Recognizing the best in health care around Rhode Island.

Food Fact or Fiction

The skinny on five commonly held dietary beliefs.

Farm Fresh Recipes

Two Rhode Island chefs share their favorite methods for cooking a few late summer/early fall picks.
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ridaily blog: Health & Wellness

8 Plant Sales To Get Your Garden Growing

Here are some opportunities to pick up seedlings from growers around the state.

The Dish: Shri Bark Healthy Snacks a Hit at Local Schools

WJAR-TV NBC 10 morning news co-anchor, certified yoga teacher, nonprofit leader and Shri Bark developer Alison Bologna supplies schools with healthy snacks.

Watch Panel on Childrens' Mental Health in Rhode Island

Rhode Island Monthly, Rhode Island PBS and the Rhode Island Foundation worked together to produce “Kids’ Mental Health: A Road Map to Stronger Minds,” airing on Rhode Island PBS on May 19 at 8 p.m.

The Dish: 8 Home Gardening Tips

Lee Ann Freitas of Indie Growers gives us the ins and outs of backyard planting.

5 Ways to Celebrate National Nurses Week

Here are some ways that Rhode Island businesses, restaurants, hospitals and individuals will honor nurses May 6−12 for National Nurses Appreciation Week.
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Health & Wellness Extras

Dentist Profiles

Profiles of a number of area dentists from various fields.

Physician Profiles

Profiles of a number of area physicians from various fields.

Guide to Health & Wellness

Featuring important medical information on a variety of topics along with a listing of Rhode Island MDs and DOs.

Physicians Listings

The 2016 directory of physicians  —  a reference guide for consumers looking for health care providers  —  includes RI physicians in active practice.

Breast Health

Nurture Your Nature: Changing Our Chromosomes By Carol Ann Donnelly

Whole Woman

Rhode Island Monthly's guide to a woman's health and wellness. Sponsored by Care New England.

21th Annual Worksite Wellness Awards

Good Health is Good Business for Rhode Island Employers. Presented by: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce

Flames of Hope

IMAX: Countdown to Flames of Hope 2014
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Neuropsychologist Peter Snyder Makes Art from Alzheimer's

The woodworker connects science and art in his work.

Local Actors Help Med Students Learn Bedside Manners

Role playing helps future doctors learn to provide care with empathy.

Q-and-A With Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott

The state's health director talks about changing health disparities.

Healthy Living

Your 2016 Bucket List
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Copper River Salmon: It’s Time to Get Wild

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The Future of Food is Tiny

Celebrating Pollinators with Whole Foods Market®
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