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Breast cancer awareness: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s statement regarding the guidelines for screening mammography and breast self-exams

You may have heard in the news over the last couple of years, recommendations made by the United States Preventive Services Task Force for screening mammography only for women over age 50 and then only every other year. The USPSTF considers mammography not necessary for women age 40-49 because only one woman’s life is saved [...]

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The New RMC Mobile Services

Ripon Medical Center will continue to have access to mobile imaging services, like MRI and bone density through this new area. However, the new hospital will feature a permanent MRI for greater convenience and accessibility. During the hospital move transition, there may be a period of time where this mobile area will be helpful as [...]

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WMH Women & Infants Unit Tour 24

Part Two: Parents as partners in safety

We consider your care and the care and protection of your infant to be our highest priority. We seek your partnership. The Women & Infants Unit has a variety of security features. In addition to being a limited access area, the unit also has door/stairwell alarms and surveillance cameras. Furthermore, to help ensure the safety [...]

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Understanding Gambling Addiction

  Myths & Facts about Gambling Addiction and Problem Gambling Myth: You have to gamble every day to be a problem gambler. Fact: A problem gambler may gamble frequently or infrequently. Gambling is a problem if it causes problems. Myth: Problem gambling is not really a problem if the gambler can afford it. Fact: Problems [...]

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Emotional Eating

Have you ever found yourself standing in front of the refrigerator looking for something to eat when you weren’t hungry? Are there times when you’ve had a snack, even though you knew you weren’t hungry and you struggled not to eat because you knew that you’d feel guilty afterward? What made you eat even though [...]

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Archdiocese of Milwaukee

Video Blog: What Did Jesus Teach Us About Prayer?

Jesus taught us that the Lord’s prayer is the greatest of the Christian prayers – that it is the perfect expression of faith and trust in God. In this latest “C4: Ignite Your Catholic Faith,” Bishop Don Hying discusses the Our Father, and how this prayer can be applied to our lives today.

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The New RMC Emergency Department and West Entrance

The new Emergency Department at Ripon Medical Center will be located on the hospital’s west side and will have a separate entrance off Douglas Street. An ambulance bay is being constructed. The Emergency Department will be surrounding by services that complement their efforts, including imaging, laboratory and surgical services.             [...]

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