Archive | Tips on Healthy Living

RSS feed for this section

Dr. Joseph Maroon Honored by Pittsburgh Steelers for Years of Service

May 19, 2021  The sport of professional football is recognized worldwide with players and team news and weekly games daily broadcasted to cheering fans. There are, however, many things the fans don’t see or recognize that happen off the field.  One of these is the work of medical professionals, that every NFL team has, who […]

Memory Care

When is it Time to Consider Memory Care?

May 2021  In the most recent Pittsburgh 55+ Magazine Dr. Joseph Maroon discusses one of the most important and often awkward discussions families sometimes have with a older loved one.  In his article, Dr. Maroon provides information on “Red Flags” indicating possible signs and symptoms a person with dementia might have and why additional care, […]

H Ward and Maroon

Dr. Maroon’s Concussion Article Appearing In Health Radar Newsletter

May 2021 – Dr. Joseph Maroon is a a neurosurgeon and concussion expert who recently was asked by Health Radar Newsletter, a publication of NewsMaxHealth.com, to discuss the latest information on concussion.  The article, entitled, What Happens When You Suffer a Concussion?, relates concussion basics along with the importance of customizing the treatment to the […]

Age Better

The Benefits of Omega-3’s for Stress and Aging

April 22, 2021  The science of epigenetics explains how our lifestyle and our environment can effect our health for better or for worse.  For example, scientists have studied populations that generally maintain a healthy weight and diet, exercise, have a less stressful lifestyle and avoid toxins (4 Pillars) can live significantly longer than than those […]

Session 4 Talk to a Parent

How to Discuss Dementia with a Parent

In a Series of Radio shows, Dr. Joseph Maroon’s colleague and physician assistant Jeff Bost PAC, presented information on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia related topics.  In the series of radio shows are entitled, Healthy Living and Dementia Prevention. During this series Mr. Bost talks about the most common risk factors for dementia, what can be […]

DEMENTIA SIGNS and SYMPTOMS

Recognizing Signs and Symptoms of Dementia

In a Series of Radio shows, Dr. Joseph Maroon’s colleague and physician assistant Jeff Bost PAC, presented information on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia related topics.  In the series of radio shows are entitled, Healthy Living and Dementia Prevention. During this series Mr. Bost talks about the most common risk factors for dementia, what can be […]

Square-One-Cover BEST

Dr Joseph Maroon Podcast Interviews on Square One Book

March 29, 2021  Neurosurgeon and wellness expert, Dr Joseph Maroon has recently done several podcast interviews.  Hear his two most recent interviews. The first interviewed was on On Focus Today with Perry Atkinson.   Dr. Maroon discussed his new book, Square One: A Simple Guide to a Balanced Life, and his insights on burnout during pandemic […]

KDKA Logo

Radio Show Interview with Dr Maroon on Gut-Brain Connection

March 23, 2021  Dr Joseph Maroon was recently interviewed by KDKA Radio Hosts Larry Richert and Kevin Battle on the importance of Gut health and its link to brain health and emotions.  The human gut or large intestines’ have billions of bacteria that aid humans in many ways.  These bacteria are called the microbiome and […]

Masters of Ed

Dr Joseph Maroon Named Finalist by ACS as Outstanding Educator

March 2021  -The American College of Surgeon Academy of Master Surgeon Educators has named Dr Joseph Maroon and his lecture on Physician Burnout as one of the finalist for Encore Presentations from 2017 t0 2020. Encore Presentation series selection criteria are those physician educators  who are leaders committed to sharing educational content, fostering life-long learning, […]