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Five Healthy Habits for Life

Five Healthy Habits for Life

The following article was featured in the July/August 2020 issue of North Idaho Wellness Magazine, and was written by our talented NP, Jana Pedersen. "Consistently maintaining 5 healthy habits can help decrease the chance of suffering from some of the most common...

Supporting your Immune Health in Uncertain Times

Supporting your Immune Health in Uncertain Times

Our immune system protects us and enables us to fight off illness including the common cold, flu and coronavirus.  Supporting our immune system with a healthy diet, adequate fluids, proper sleep habits, regular movement and stress management can strengthen our...

Coronavirus Testing

Coronavirus Testing

So, you think you might have been exposed to Coronavirus and you want to get tested? How far back does that swab go anyway? We are testing individuals who do not have illness symptoms at our office. If you have symptoms of Coronavirus such as sore throat, coughing,...

Knee Arthritis

Knee Arthritis

Robin Beard, DNP, FNP-C, of Active Family Healthcare specializes in determining if you are a good candidate to life-changing injections for knew arthritis. She's provided some basic information about the injections below and a quick questionnaire on whether or not you...

Hiking Tubbs Hill

Hiking Tubbs Hill

Need more of a challenge on Tubbs Hill? I tend to get in the habit of taking the one trail around the outside of Tubbs. Recently I decided to veer off that trail and it was an awesome steep hike. Park at the 11th street parking lot of Tubbs Hill, downtown CDA. Start...

Quick Exercise Routine for Mental Health

Quick Exercise Routine for Mental Health

Exercise can have a big impact on not only our physical health but our mental health, as well. Many studies have shown that regular exercise helps those with depression and anxiety. In a 2018 study in the Lancet, over 1.2 million Americans were surveyed and those who...

Meaningful Clinical Experience at AFH

Meaningful Clinical Experience at AFH

Hi! I'm Reese! I’m the daughter of Active Family’s DNP Robin Beard, and I’m a born and raised Idahoan. I hold a degree in biochemistry from the University of Idaho and I love exercise, the outdoors, and creative writing. I’ve finished two half-marathons and a sprint...

My time in Guatemala – Robin Beard

My time in Guatemala – Robin Beard

Right before I began working at Active Family Healthcare, my husband Tim (a flight nurse for Life Flight Network) and I went on a wilderness medicine & medical mission trip to Guatemala. In the evening we learned about treating people in the wilderness with little...

On Resilience

On Resilience

Life in 2020 has given us some unexpected and stressful changes related to Coronavirus.   As individuals, we have little control over these stressors, but we do have control over our reaction to them by creating resilience. Below are a few ideas to help you...

Beauty Bay CDA Hiking/Biking

Beauty Bay CDA Hiking/Biking

Trail 257 One of my favorite places to hike or ride my mountain bike is trail 257 in Beauty Bay. From CDA you just take HWY I90 East and exit Wolf Lodge and take a right. Follow this road for several miles, pass the Mineral Ridge hiking area and take your next left at...

Strength and Cardiovascular Health

Strength and Cardiovascular Health

Do you have a lower extremity injury that doesn’t allow you to use typical cardiovascular machines at the gym? Or do your legs ever just need a break? As a Nurse Practitioner, I spend a lot of time on my feet (as seen above!) And as a triathlete, I commonly have an...

B Vitamins

B Vitamins

B Complex Vitamins are an excellent supplement that can be taken for several reasons including; energy, mood, immune boost, weight control, preventing headaches, heart health, and to improve skin and hair. These important, water soluble vitamins are helpful for many...

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