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28 06, 2018

Avoid Injuries by Leaving the Fireworks to the Experts

2018-06-28T18:05:41+00:00

According to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), 200 people on average visit the Emergency Room each day during the 4th of July holiday week. The majority of injuries occur to the hands, fingers, face, head and ears. Kids are most vulnerable to injuries. That’s why it’s best to leave the fireworks display to [...]

Avoid Injuries by Leaving the Fireworks to the Experts2018-06-28T18:05:41+00:00
21 06, 2018

Leaking Urine? Get Your Life Back

2018-06-28T18:02:13+00:00

There are many options—some very simple—that help women with incontinence gain control and live worry-free lives. Thanks to Prowers Medical Center’s full-time gynecologist, Dr. Steven Foley, women in the community are able to receive all types of treatments for urinary incontinence, stool incontinence and other gynecological conditions including pelvic organ prolapse (POP). “You don’t have [...]

Leaking Urine? Get Your Life Back2018-06-28T18:02:13+00:00
14 06, 2018

Summer is a Great Time for Well Child Checks

2018-06-12T17:10:57+00:00

Take advantage of the open schedule of summer to get your kids in for their well child checks. You can eliminate two tasks with one effort by getting in before school starts—completing both an annual exam and their sport physicals before practices begin. Getting a well child check each year helps identify any delays or [...]

Summer is a Great Time for Well Child Checks2018-06-12T17:10:57+00:00
7 06, 2018

Summer is a Great Time to Heat Up Your Eating and Exercise Habits

2018-05-29T14:45:00+00:00

By John Ruibal, MS, RDN, CSSD, Prowers Medical Center Dietitian When the temperatures start to heat up, this is a good time to evaluate how your wellness goals for the year are going. If you were focused after the New Year but have gotten into a rut, summer provides an opportunity to refocus and make [...]

Summer is a Great Time to Heat Up Your Eating and Exercise Habits2018-05-29T14:45:00+00:00