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Seniors’ preventive health checkups can make big difference in the long run

Seniors’ preventive health checkups can make big difference in the long run

Major health issues are tough to ignore. But all too often older adults, particularly those 65 or older, come up with a reason not to take part in routine clinical services that could end up preventing more serious health problems down the road. Dr. Anita Westafer of Sacred Heart Health System specializes in preventive care […]

As flu season approaches, you can help yourself and others

As flu season approaches, you can help yourself and others

It’s the beginning of October, and the cooler temperatures of fall are in the air for most other places in the country. Pumpkin-spice flavors are back on the menu in coffee shops and neighbors are beginning to wipe the dust off of their creepiest Halloween decorations. In addition to statues of ghosts and goblins however, […]