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YMyHealth’s Founder, Melissa Schenkman, Featured on The Millennial Nutritionist Podcast Episode 18: How to be Proactive About Your Health – Finding Reliable Info, Preventing Cancer and Heart Disease, and More!

Some key takeaways she shares on taking control of your health as a millennial (ages 24-41): A lot of conditions we associate with age, like heart disease and cancer, can actually affect people at younger ages. You don’t need to be scared of these, but it’s important to know the symptoms so you can advocate

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COVID-19 ICU Nurse Finds Mental Healing of Patients and People Needs a Greater Focus After Caring for Many Fighting the Virus

By: Melissa Schenkman, MPH, MSJ The story below is part of YMyHealth’s COVID-19 Stories from the Field series. We will continue to share personal stories from millennials who are essential workers, caregivers, and those close to them, as long as the pandemic continues. When Rachel Robilio decided to become an intensive care unit (ICU) nurse,

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Sugar High: Breaking Down the Facts about Type 1 Diabetes

By: Melissa Schenkman, MPH, MSJ Every day 23.1 million people over the age of 18 inject themselves with insulin and count their carbohydrates before eating because they are living with type 1 diabetes. Many of them are millennials. They are in our college classes, are our colleagues at the office, and are working out beside

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Reconnecting Ourselves: Making a Resolution for Chiropractic Care

By: Melissa Schenkman, MPH, MSJ We are just two weeks into the New Year, so there’s still plenty of time to make those resolutions and stick with them. Many millennials make the commitment to be healthier without defining a roadmap on how to get there. Do you want to improve your diet? Your mental clarity? 

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