Hearing and Workplace Success

No matter your profession, the age of people staying in the workplace is increasing.  According to the National Institutes on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, there are about 36 million American adults with hearing loss and of those 26 million are under the age of retirement. To maximize their productivity and continue working, adults will […]

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May is Oncology Nursing Month

Written by: Ann P Sorgent RN, BSN  Clinical Supervisor with the Agnesian Cancer Center May is a special month for nurses nationwide!  In addition to the celebration of National Nurses Week from May 6 to 12, the entire month of May is dedicated to celebrating the contributions of oncology (cancer) nurses. This year’s Oncology Nursing […]

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Nurse Assisting Patient Undergoing Mammogram

What is the difference between a screening and diagnostic mammogram?

Submitted by: Lisa Michels, RN, BSN, Breast Care Coordinator It is recommended that women at age 40 have annual screening mammograms. A screening mammogram is considered preventive care and is usually covered by most insurance. It does not require an order from your provider. It is a 15-minute appointment that involves a board-certified mammography technician obtaining […]

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Archdiocese of Milwaukee

Video Blog: Why Observe the Sacraments?

The Catholic Church has many different traditions and rituals. Why? Bishop Don Hying shares more on the sacraments and why they’re so important. Based upon the Catechism of the Catholic Church (1076).  

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Audio Blog: All About Audiology

Agnesian HealthCare’s Nicole Auxier and Angela Katzfey, Doctors of Audiology, talk about hearing aids and the benefits of being fitted by an Agnesian HealthCare audiologist. About Agnesian Audiology by Agnesian HealthCare

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The Buzz About Angelina Jolie’s Decision

There has been considerable buzz in the news media about the recent revelation that actress and activist Angelina Jolie had a prophylactic double mastectomy to prevent breast cancer. According to news reports, Jolie’s mother died of ovarian cancer at age 56, and testing showed that she carries a gene that makes her at high risk […]

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Audio Blog: All About the Agnesian Health Shoppe

Agnesian HealthCare’s Debbie Dvorachek, Business Development Associate, talks about the various services and sales at the Agnesian Health Shoppe. About the Agnesian Health Shoppe by Agnesian HealthCare

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