Women of WOW

As many of you know, we have a terrific medical staff at The Village Doctor, otherwise known as our Women of WOW (W.O.W.) From left they are Front Desk Administrator Elena Puccetti and Medical Assistants Kimmie Butler, Jennifer more


Packing Healthy School Lunches

*Adapted from the Back to School 2018 edition of‘s e-magazine. Maintaining a healthy diet is an important aspect to include in everyone's daily routine. For children, this may be a challenge. School, extracurricular activities, and lack of time can often more


Joy and Sadness, Hope and Love

Cancer is this month's theme, so in that spirit, a big shout out to the Canary Foundation at Stanford for their work on early cancer detection. Founded by Woodside's own Don Listwin, the Canary Foundation has drawn attention more


Buckle Up!

Did you know that in a typical year "flu" kills as many Americans as die in car accidents (roughly 40,000)? And although 9 out of 10 use a seat belt, less than half choose to get a flu vaccine. more


Winter is Coming: BLOK the Flu

Along with many lovely things, fall marks the beginning of flu season. Last year’s statistics are concerning.  In a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention it is estimated that flu killed about 80,000 Americans more


Halloween Treats

Although Halloween can be a (sugar) headache for parents, I find it is the perfect teaching opportunity to help both parents and kids improve their relationship with food. Research shows that restricting foods leads to overeating in both more