Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

It’s a Cruise Ship in the Middle of a Cornfield

That’s how Prairie Ridge Board Member Eric Dregne described the independent living and memory care community currently under construction in Galena, IL. It brings...

New Senior Center in Dubuque Offers Benefits for Area Seniors

Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging recently opened a Senior Center in Dubuque. Today’s Senior Centers offer much more than bingo! Senior Centers allow...

Mercy Earns Fifth Consecutive “A” Grade for Patient Safety

Mercy Medical Center – Dubuque received its fifth consecutive “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group. Spring grades were announced April 12, 2017....

Hospice Honors its Volunteers

Hospice of Dubuque honors all volunteers who give of their time and talent to the causes that are dear to them, but would like...

More Moments More Memories Foundation Launched

The More Moments More Memories Foundation, which launched on March 20, 2017, helps ease financial burdens for individuals with cancer as they travel to...

Feet are the Foundation

You may ask why a chiropractor is writing about feet. It all goes back to the old song, “The foot bone’s connected to the...

Nine Surprising Signs of an Unhealthy Heart

You take care of your car with regular oil changes and replace the brake pads when they wear out. You keep mold from growing...

Wellness Offerings – April 2017

Unity Point Health – Finley Hospital Breastfeeding Class – Tuesday, April 4 @ 6:30-9:00 p.m., Delhi Breastfeeding Support Group – Tuesdays, April 4 & 18 @...

Mercy – Dubuque Offers Robotic-Assisted Joint Replacement for Hip and Knee

Mercy Medical Center – Dubuque is the first hospital in the region to offer robotic-assisted surgery for hip and knee replacement. Mercy began offering...

Five Ways to Protect Your Family in 2017

Protecting your family and loved ones is one of your most important responsibilities. Many people think about protection in terms of physical acts, such...