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  • Whole Food Diets and Inflammation

    Whole Food Diets and Inflammation

    posted by Liz Erker, Registered Dietitian on Tuesday, March 5, 2019

    In recent years, much attention has being given to the dietary treatment of numerous chronic conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. While the dietary treatment for RA and OA is controversial, some studies show that a whole food, plant-based diet can produce significant reduction in pain when compared to a typical Western diet (or one that is high in animal foods and some vegetable oils, and tend to show a pro-inflammatory response).

  • Healthy Heart: Ten Nutrition Tips

    Healthy Heart: Ten Nutrition Tips

    posted on Thursday, February 14, 2019

    For people fighting heart disease and trying to improve overall health, it's especially important to eat nutritiously. Along with maintaining a healthy weight and regular activity, here are ten tips from our registered dietitian, Liz Erker.

  • Signature Medical Group Announces Names Lisa Hearn CFO

    Signature Medical Group Announces Names Lisa Hearn CFO

    posted on Monday, February 11, 2019

    Signature Medical Group (SMG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Hearn as the new Chief Financial Officer of the company.

  • Signature Orthopedics St. Charles Announces New Administrator

    Signature Orthopedics St. Charles Announces New Administrator

    posted on Monday, January 14, 2019

    Signature Orthopedics St. Charles, a division of Signature Medical Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Emily M. Cox as Administrator.

  • Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic Welcomes Dr. Michael Azzam

    Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic Welcomes Dr. Michael Azzam

    posted on Thursday, January 3, 2019

    Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic, a division of Signature Medical Group, is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Azzam, MD.