Category: Sargent College

Is Cold Brew as Healthy as Regular Coffee?

Health.com referencing Joan Salge Blake, Sargent College “There’s no more refreshing way to get a caffeine kick on a sweltering day than by sipping an iced coffee…” Expert reference: “This means it can be easier on the digestive system, particularly for people who struggle with heartburn or a sensitive stomach, explains Joan Salge Blake, RD, clinical associate professor at Boston University and author of Nutrition & […]

5 Ways to Manage Your Chronic Illness at Work

Business News Daily referencing Zlatka Russinova, Sargent College “When you deal with regular pain or distress in the form of a chronic illness, it has a significant impact on your daily life…” Expert reference: “Zlatka Russinova, Ph.D. and research associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy at the Boston University Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, […]

Neurological issues may drive common voice disorders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 7, 2017 CONTACT: Stephanie Rotondo, Sargent College at 617-353-7476 or rotondos@bu.edu Neurological issues may drive common voice disorders Abnormal voice patterns thought to be created by emotional stress may instead be due to breakdowns in speech motor control. Hyperfunctional voice disorders (HVDs) are hard to describe but easy to hear. People with the […]