Health Topics

  • Social Worker: COVID-19 Pandemic Increasing Mental Health Concerns

    As the stay-at-home order continues, some are experiencing feelings of anxiety, depression and other altered mental states. Leaving home to work…

  • Infection Preventionist: Stop Touching Your Face

    When it comes to avoiding illness during the cold and flu season, Morris Hospital’s Infection Preventionist Kerry Gerding offers two…

  • How well do you know your health insurance coverage?

    While navigating the healthcare landscape can sometimes feel complicated, it can turn downright stressful if you don’t understand your health…

  • Morris Hospital Financial Assistance Program: Easing the Financial Burden of Medical Care

    Morris Hospital is trying to change some misconceptions about its financial assistance program.  While the program has been in place…

  • Infectious Disease Physician: Antibiotics aren’t always the best medicine

    Antibiotics are one of the most useful medicines available, but they might not be for long if not used properly.…

  • Vaccination is best defense against pertussis outbreaks

    Outbreaks of the highly contagious disease pertussis, or whooping cough, occur every few years and should be taken seriously.  The…

  • Help Is Here For People Living With Epilepsy

    Epilepsy can manifest itself in so many forms that some people have the condition and don’t even know it, according…

  • Morris Hospital Cardiologist Says Leg Pain Could Mean Blocked Arteries

    Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a circulatory condition in which arteries become clogged with fatty deposits called plaque, reducing blood…

  • Summer is the Time For Sun, Fun and Safety

    When you head outside for some fun activities this summer, keeping safe might not be on the top of your…

  • Safety Should Come First on Fourth of July

    The Fourth of July can be one of the most enjoyable of holidays, but it also is one when safety…

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