Blog Category: Living Well

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Living Well - 3 Min Read
Mask Up to Protect Yourself and Others
Wearing a face covering is now mandatory statewide while in public places. Joan Amistoso, ARNP, with Overlake Clinics Urgent Care discusses the reasons why it's important to wear one.
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Living Well - 4 Min Read
What Patients In Cancer Treatment Should Know About COVID-19
Those undergoing cancer treatment may want to know if they are at increased risk of contracting COVID-19 infection, and if they are at increased risk of COVID-19 complications. Overlake medical oncologist Stephen Lemon, MD discusses the risk and steps patients should take to keep safe during the pandemic.
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Living Well - 3 Min Read
Keep Kids' Vaccines on Schedule
In the current state of the world, parents can be nervous about taking their child to the doctor. As a result, vaccines and development screenings are being delayed. Overlake's Dr. Greg Maddox explains why it’s important not to skip these appointments.
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Living Well - 3 Min Read
5 Tips for Emotional Health
There is a lot of focus on how to take care of our physical health during COVID-19, but how do we cope with the mental health struggles we are experiencing? Caroline Cutrone, a social worker with Overlake's Outpatient Psychiatry clinic, gives five concrete tips on how to take care of our emotions during this time.
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Living Well - 2 Min Read
Keeping Your Joints Healthy at Any Age
Our hip and knee joints do so much work for our bodies to move day in and day out. It’s no wonder after years of wear and tear that millions of Americans are affected by degenerative joint disease. Overlake primary care physician, Sean Yang, MD, shares what you can do to keep your hip and knee joints healthy.
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Living Well - 1 Min Read
Getting Through This Together
It is times of difficulty that truly test a community’s character. In the time of COVID-19, our Eastside community has proven itself generous, steadfast and unstinting in its support for caregivers and its concern for one another.
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Living Well - 1 Min Read
We Love Our #OverlakeHeroes
Caregivers at Overlake have been at the heart of this global health crisis since COVID-19 emerged in our region, supporting our community when it needs them most. Their commitment is an inspiration to us all.
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Living Well - 2 Min Read
How to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle While Staying at Home
Due to the stay-at-home order, you may have found yourself off your normal routine. Overlake diabetes educator Lisa Levinson offers tips on easy ways to fit in fitness and eat right to maintain your health.