While it’s easy to get tired of the “same old” advice to eat well, exercise, and get enough sleep, these wellness basics are much easier to live with than a series of escalating healthcare issues resulting from years of neglect. Obesity, inactivity and a lack of sleep put the body under continual stress, leading to pain, decreased function and, in many […]
According to a survey recently conducted by the US Census, 40% of Americans and 38.9% of Hoosiers are delaying medical care. This is bad news for primary care, which focuses on helping manage chronic diseases and prevent illnesses through vaccinations, screenings and other preventative care measures. If left untreated, chronic […]
Is it time for your annual Well-Woman Visit? These visits should be part of the healthcare routine of all women age 21 and over. They are especially important for the early diagnosis and treatment of cervical cancer. Well-Women Visits may include an annual pelvic exam, particularly if the patient has […]
Family Nurse Practitioner Mandy Price discusses “The Flu: Treatment and Prevention”. Mandy talks about normal flu symptoms as well as complications that can arise from the flu. She explains what populations are most vulnerable to the flu and how vaccinations can help protect them.
VP of Provider Practices Joyce Geis, NP, discusses Asthma. Joyce explains what causes asthma as well as how it is diagnosed and treated.
Joyce Geis, Family Services Nurse Practitioner and Vice President of Provider Services, discusses Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).