Stretch Your Way to Better Health

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health…Checking emails, jumping on conference calls, and working on my computer are all a part of my typical workday. Naturally, these tasks require me to be seated for a long period of time. Many of us who work in office spaces, (including remote locations and at-home offices) sit without…

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Ways to Fight Back Against Hunger

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health…Imagine being a child and waking up excited for school, only to come to the realization that you’ll have to go hungry because your family is one of the many food-insecure households in the United States. Out of the 40 million Americans struggling with hunger, 12 million are children….

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Best and Worst Foods for Psoriasis

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health…Discovering foods to help fuel my body has always been important to me. I’m sure many of you can relate when I say staying away from unhealthy foods is an uphill battle. Within the last few years, I’ve had to adjust my diet to ensure I always feel my…

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The Power Of A Wish

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health… One of the most meaningful aspects of our relationship with Make-A-Wish® has been rallyingour organization around the mission to change the lives of wish kids and their families throughthe power of a wish. Helping others is a part of the Watertree Health® DNA, and when it comesto improving the…

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Men’s Health: Mind and Body

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health… Unfortunately, a large percentage of busy men like me have ‘health’ listed on the lower end of our priorities. When life gets hectic, it’s important we still find daily productive “me time” to benefit our health. Keeping up with good habits can help us drastically decrease our risk for…

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Women and Strokes

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health…  Ask yourself this: Would the special women in your life be able to identify if a stroke were happening to them? Chances are, they may not know all the signs. That’s because women may experience entirely different stroke symptoms than men, and many aren’t well known. Yet, each…

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Changing the Conversation About Autism in the Workplace

By Shane Power,  President of Watertree Health…After watching The Good Doctor on ABC, the show made me do a lot of thinking. The lead character, Shaun Murphy, is a surgical resident with autism. The show manages to uniquely display the trials and tribulations he faces in the workplace, and how he adapts to them. First, I began…

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Nonprofits Need Our Help Now More Than Ever

By Shane Power, President and Ceci West, Chief Marketing and Purpose Officer of Watertree Health… After reading the Los Angeles Times article “The GOP tax reform will devastate Charitable Giving”, we were alarmed.  As the author, Bryan McQueeney stated in his article, “The reward for giving will go down and the cost of giving will go up.”…

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Put Together Your Winning Resolutions Team

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health…Happy 2018! By now you may know that, at Mississippi State University, I was a member of the All-SEC Men’s basketball team. After college, I played professionally for Italy’s Top Division, Teramo Basket and Reggio Calabria. All of this would not have been possible without discipline. Yes, you need…

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Stop Judging Nonprofits Unfairly

By Shane Power, President of Watertree Health…  It’s that time of year when nonprofits are most active in their fundraising efforts, and when the breadth and depth of their vital programs addressing social issues will be determined for the following year.  This is also when people scrutinize the nonprofits to which they are considering giving their…

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