“I can’t do this right now.” That was Heather Cox’s first reaction last summer, when she learned that she needed more corrective surgery for hip dysplasia—a condition that was first treated in 1990 when Cox was a teen. As an adult with a busy family life and a nursing career…Read More
It may go by several euphemistic names, but seasonal affective disorder, or SAD, is a very real condition that can affect your mood, your concentration, and your health. However, there are a few things you can do to lift your spirits. As the name implies,… Read More
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Like a barber with a lousy haircut or a landscaper whose yard is unkept, Heather Cox lived an ironic life for at least a year. As a nurse who helped over 250 patients handle pain at an Evansville pain management clinic, she was on her feet constantly in 2012 and 2013. Most of that time, she felt miserable,…Read More
Every year, approximately 200,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with lung disease. With the proper medical treatment and rehabilitation services, more people are surviving. Please join us in celebrating National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week March 9-15. What is Pulmonary Rehabilitation…Read More
Americans like to think we lead the world in innovation, but where medicine is concerned, it isn’t always true. A good case in point is Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) , a treatment for chronic injuries like tennis elbow that involves drawing a patient’s blood and spinning it in a centrifuge…Read More
In-person Support Group Meeting March 3rd Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss Support Group IU Health North (Room K130) 6:00-7:00 pm Alvin Furiya, RD IU Health Bariatric & Medical Weight Loss Total Body Fitness 5:30 pm @ Intech Blvd March 5th IU Health Ball Memorial Group 6:00 pm March 6th IU Health…Read More