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
 

What are we doing to ensure our kids’ mental health? Learn more about Rhode Island’s mental health system in this special program presented by the Rhode Island Foundation in conjunction with Rhode Island Monthly and Rhode Island PBS.

 

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The Opioid Crisis in Rhode Island

What is the state doing to help stem the tide of overdoses?

Yoga Mama Gives Tips on Staying Healthy During Pregnancy

Several locations throughout the state offer prenatal yoga.

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.
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The Dish: Q-and-A: Ocean House and Weekapaug Inn Food Forager

Chef Paul McComiskey builds relationships with local farmers and food producers to bring the most seasonal local ingredients to menus at the Ocean House properties.

Win Tickets to See At the Fork Documentary

The film highlights the connection between consumer choice and animal welfare on farms.

Rhode Island Monthly Remembers Trevor Cusack

He and his family waged a battle to diagnose his mysterious illness. Sadly, Trevor died this weekend.

Celebrate Summer with Five Rhody Beach Products

Your hair and skin will thank you for it.

Accessible RI Launches Guide for Disabled

The resource for navigating the Ocean State will celebrate its release with a party tomorrow at Cafe Nuovo.
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Health & Wellness Extras

Whole Woman

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

Dentist Profiles

Profiles of a number of area dentists from various fields.

Physician Profiles

Profiles of a number of area physicians from various fields.

22nd 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

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

Flames of Hope

IMAX: Countdown to Flames of Hope 2014
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Peter Snyder Makes Art from Science

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

Brush off the grill and get in on this short-season seafood favorite!
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