Bullying seems to be a continued word that is being talked about, especially now that school is back in full swing. Bullying is any unwanted or aggressive, repeated behavior where there is an imbalance of power between two or more individuals. For children and adolescents, bullying happens more frequently in areas where there is less […]
Military members that have trouble sleeping prior to deployment have a greater risk of developing mental disorders once they return home. Men and women with pre-existing insomnia symptoms may develop PTSD, depression, and anxiety – which are equal to combat exposure. Understanding the risk factors is very importance in a military setting. The largest study […]
The most commonly known acid reflux disorder is called Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD). Popular treatment medications, such as Prilosec, Prevacid and Pepcid, have catchy television commercials showing actors complaining of heartburn and indigestion. GERD is a disorder caused when the lower esophageal sphincter opens and stomach acids come back up into the esophagus. A lesser known […]
For many, prayer plays a huge role in their lives. But what exactly IS prayer? And why is it so important? Bishop Don offers us some great insight into the power of prayer, and the many different ways we can benefit from it. Based upon the Catechism of the Catholic Church (2559).
A meditation room and healing gardens will be located near Surgical Services at the new Ripon Medical Center. Outpatient and inpatient surgical procedures will be offered in this area on the hospital’s first floor. The area will feature a total of 11 pre- and post-op rooms; three surgical suites; and an endoscopic procedure room. […]
The BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 genes are human caretaker genes that produce proteins, called breast cancer type 1 and breast cancer type 2 susceptibility proteins. They are responsible for repairing DNA. The BRCA 1 gene repairs breaks in strands of DNA, whose helix formation is continuously being broken from damage. Sometimes one or both […]
Written by: Tiffany Wiese, Agnesian HealthCare Domestic Violence Program Coordinator This Wednesday, October 9, is National HealthCares About Domestic Violence Day. This day aims to reach members of the healthcare community to educate them on the importance of screening for abuse in the healthcare setting. It also helps bring awareness to the long-term physical and emotional […]
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- Agnesian HealthCare welcomes hospitalist July 22, 2016
- Waupun Memorial Hospital to sponsor free community rummage sale, August 18 July 19, 2016
- Waupun Memorial Hospital Auxiliary awards 2016 scholarships July 19, 2016
- Fond du Lac Regional Clinic Orthopedics welcomes nurse practitioner July 19, 2016
- Agnesian HealthCare Foundation’s Charity Open gears up for 28th year, announces chairpersons July 11, 2016
- Agnesian HealthCare expands community drug drop location options by two July 5, 2016
- Agnesian HealthCare welcomes psychotherapist to Waupun June 24, 2016