Pat Bratianu

    Pat Bratianu
    Patricia is a registered nurse with 40 years of experience in an array of inpatient and outpatient settings. She has a Ph.D. in natural health and is a registered herbalist with the American Herbalists Guild.
    Four Common Health Myths, Busted!

    Four Common Health Myths, Busted!

    Apr 19 2016
    Many health myths have survived for a long time because they contain more than a grain of truth. Other beliefs are just flat out wrong.
    How Alcohol Gets You Drunk

    How Alcohol Gets You Drunk

    Apr 19 2016
    Drinking alcohol changes our spirits and if we consume too much we become inebriated. But have you ever thought about how alcohol gets you drunk?
    Why Vitamin D Is Important for Your Health

    Why Vitamin D Is Important for Your Health

    Apr 11 2016
    Among other benefits, vitamin D is essential for the proper function of the systems throughout your body. Find out why vitamin D is necessary for your diet.
    The word "Osteoarthritis" is printed on a sheet of paper with medications in the background

    What Is Osteoarthritis?

    Feb 8 2016
    What is osteoarthritis? Let's take a look at the signs and symptoms of this condition, how it develops, and if you are at risk.
    A man leans back in his chair looking relaxed with his hands behind his head

    Why Relaxation Is So Important

    Dec 11 2015
    Despite the billions of dollars spent annually, knowing about the necessity of relaxation fails to convince many of us to take time out and simply be.