Healthy Recipe: Creamy Chicken Casserole

Makes: 6 servings Serving Size: 1 cup Preparation Time: 20 minutes Cooking Time: 35 to 40 minutes 1. Coat a large casserole dish with cooking spray. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. In a medium saucepan, melt the margarine over medium heat. Add the flour and whisk until it is incorporated. Slowly add the milk, [...]

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What is a concussion? How do I know if I have one?

Written by: Tyler Schwarz, LAT with Agnesian HealthCare Sports, Spine & Work Center Concussions have been a very popular and hot topic the last couple of years, especially in the world of sports.  But many individuals are unsure what constitutes a concussion, and as a result, do not know if they or a family member [...]

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Archdiocese of Milwaukee

Video Blog: Isn’t Church Too Restrictive?

Some people say it seems as if church people are always in our business. If I’m not bothering anyone, who cares? Bishop Don Hying shares more on the role faith plays as we exercise our freedom of choice and responsibility every day. Based upon the Catechism of the Catholic Church (1730).

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autism

Getting to Know Savant Syndrome: Part IV

What is the relationship of savant syndrome to IQ? When Dr. Down originally named the condition idiot savant, he linked its name with a classification of IQ of less than 25, but almost all reported cases have occurred in persons with an IQ above 40. However a low measured IQ score, or “mental retardation” either [...]

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Recommended Screenings by Age – 40s

Getting preventive care is one of the most important steps you can take to manage your health. That’s because when a condition is diagnosed early, it is usually easier to treat. And regular checkups can help you and your doctor identify lifestyle changes you can make to avoid certain conditions. In addition to a full [...]

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Spiritual care during cancer treatment

Written by: Ann P Sorgent RN, BSN  Clinical Supervisor with the Agnesian Cancer Center The Agnesian Cancer Center is blessed to serve patients and their families with the help of Sister Julia, part of the Spiritual Care Services team at Agnesian HealthCare. S. Julia is the chaplain assigned to the Agnesian Cancer Center, as well [...]

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Pap Smear Testing Q & A

Written by: Lisa Michels, RN, BSN Q: I heard I do not need a pap smear once a year anymore, but instead once every two years. Is this true? A: There is no definitive answer to this question. It depends on your age and health history. While most women can follow the guidelines below, it [...]

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