Health & Wellness

Profiles in Health 2020

The New Normal: Shakira Warner from Argus Discusses Employee Well-Being

Shakira Warner, VP of Health Population Management at Argus, talks about the importance of supporting employee well-being in today’s challenging workplace environment.   We are living through a pandemic. Most businesses’ employees are either working remotely or staggering days when they come to the office. Is this the new normal? The pandemic has certainly accelerated the digital collaboration and service strategies that already existed for many office-based businesses. Obviously, it became a necessity for business continuity during the pandemic, but…


Profiles in Health 2020

New Diabetes Centre Provides More Comprehensive Care

How best to support the rising number of Bermudians living with diabetes? The Bermuda Diabetes Association (BDA), led by Chair of the Board Debbie Jones, has an answer: the new Hilton Hill Diabetes Centre located in Hamilton. The 2,000-square-foot space…


Profiles in Health 2020

Dr. Sifu Reginald Cann of COHA HEALTH Talks Acupuncture for Better Health

Who would have guessed that a tiny needle could be such a powerful boon to your well-being?    What is acupuncture?  Acupuncture is one of the oldest recorded medical systems of healing that originated over 3,000 years ago. It is…


Profiles in Health 2020

Dr. Jeff MacLeod of Northshore Medical Explains About Exercise, Sports and Injury

Talking Sports Medicine with Northshore Medical and Aesthetics Centre’s Dr. Jeff MacLeod   What is your experience as a sports physician? Coming from Australia, a country where people always enjoy and play a wide range of sports, sports medicine was…


Profiles in Health 2020

Dr. Patrick Murray of Bermuda Cancer and Health Explains the Importance of Radiation Therapy

Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre’s radiation oncologist Dr. Patrick Murray explains the significance of Bermuda’s state-of-the-art, purpose-built radiation therapy unit.   What is radiation therapy, and how does Bermuda Cancer and Health provide these services? Radiation therapy is one of…

Profiles in Health 2020

Pilates at Horizon Health: The Benefits and Beyond

Horizon Health’s Caroline Bradley explains how this low-impact exercise can strengthen muscles and improve postural alignment and flexibility to benefit general fitness and overall well-being.   Why Pilates? Pilates is a non-invasive, low gravity movement with an emphasis on core…