Suicide Prevention

Let’s Talk About Suicide Which is greater, the yearly number of suicides in Wisconsin or the yearly number of homicides? The answer is that in recent years, completed suicides exceeded homicides by a wide margin – almost four to one. Suicide Facts • Each year about 650 people succeed in suicide attempts in Wisconsin. An […]

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New Ripon Medical Center taking shape quickly

The landscape on the City of Ripon’s east side is taking on a whole new dimension as construction moves rapidly at the new Ripon Medical Center. Driving by the new facility off Highway 23 shows the construction of stair shafts, as well as footings and foundation parameters in place for the entire structure. The Emergency […]

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Audio Blog: An interview with Dr. Daniel Johnson about osteopathic medicine

Dr. Daniel Johnson, a Family Medicine physicians at Agnesian HealthCare’s Fond du Lac Regional Clinic in North Fond du Lac, talks about naturopathic supplements, osteopathic medicine and indications on the KFIZ morning show with Wade Bates. An Interview With Dr. Daniel Johnson by Agnesian HealthCare

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ImPACT Testing for Concussion

by Corey Wencl, LAT with Agnesian HealthCare It seems like concussions have become an injury that gets more attention than it ever has in the past.  With notable concussions to professional athletes being in the news, one can’t help hearing about concussions and being more aware of the harmful short and long-term effects that they […]

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Archdiocese of Milwaukee

Video Blog: Who Determines Right from Wrong?

Every day, we face many different choices. Should I go this way or that way? Do I listen to my parents or my friends? Is it okay to allow someone else to take the blame for my mistake? Bishop Don helps us take a look at the benefits of doing the “right” thing. Based upon […]

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Audio Blog: Journey of the Heart

Agnesian HealthCare’s Sister Joyann Repp, Bereavement Services Coordinator, and Dawn Rehrauer, co-founder of Grief Relief, discuss “A Journey of the Heart.” Registration ends Monday, July 29!

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Santa-Cruz, Robert HS

July is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month

Written by: Robert Santa-Cruz, M.D. Bladder cancer is more common than you think. It affects 70,000 new patients each year, and fortunately the diagnosis is usually made when the concern is still confined to the bladder, making treatment much easier. Although we often link tobacco use and lung cancer, the vast majority of bladder cancer […]

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