Archive for the ‘Women’s Health’ Category

How to Boost Happiness: New Ways to Live a Happy Lifestyle – Watch Barbara Ficarra Offer Simple Lifestyle Tips on CT Style

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 14:14 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
A healthy lifestyle is all about the small steps or actions that we take because it can have a big impact on our wellbeing.
Watch as Barbara Ficarra talks about simple lifestyle tips you can do every day to live a healthier and happy life. From mastering the moment, to getting […]

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Media-TV: Barbara Ficarra Discusses 5 Healthy Ways to Help Boost Happiness on WTNH News 8 – CT Style

Monday, June 22, 2015 11:26 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Media:  On-Camera – TV 
WTNH NEWS 8 – CT STYLE
I was thrilled to join hosts Ryan Kristafer and Teresa Dufour at WTNH News 8 on CT Style to discuss 5 healthy ways to help boost happiness.
(Clip coming soon.) Update: Watch here.
Ryan Kristafer, Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA, Teresa Dufour
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
 
Barbara Ficarra, […]

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5 Ways to Help Boost Your Happiness

Tuesday, June 9, 2015 13:40 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Here are five simple ways to help boost your happiness right now.
1. Master the moment with wonderment and enthusiasm.
“Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.” — Socrates
With mindfulness, relish and enjoy the simple things with wonderment and enthusiasm. Whether it’s laughing with your family and friends, feeling sand on your feet, listening to […]

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Social Media: What Consumers Need to Know About Online Health Information

Friday, April 24, 2015 21:17 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
It’s an exciting time in health care today. The health care landscape is rapidly changing and digital technology has transformed the way we communicate, interact and search for health information.
Social Media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube, to name a few, are powerful and phenomenal platforms to educate the […]

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World Health Day: How to Keep Food Safe

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 14:27 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
WHO: #WorldHealthDay, April 7, 2015, Food Safety-the Global View
“Everyone, everywhere needs safe food, free from microbes, viruses and chemicals. But globalization means the food you are eating today may have come from the other side of the world…we all have a role to make food safe – from farm to […]

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