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March 25, 2020

Practice Coronavirus Safety Measures

Remain vigilant: Continue to practice safety measures to reduce COVID-19 exposure The coronavirus outbreak has swept the globe since it was first reported in Wuhan, China, in late 2019. Since […]

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January 16, 2020

10 Ways To Fight The Winter Blues

The heart of Winter is here, the days are short, the sun hides and you find yourself feeling a little down or not motivated. This is what we call the […]

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September 17, 2019

What to Remember During Suicide Awareness Month

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness states that this is a time to share resources and stories in an effort to shed light on this highly taboo and stigmatized topic. Did […]

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July 19, 2019

Northwest Health Provides Aid to Flood Victims

It’s been a very busy spring/summer here at Northwest Health. With all of the recent flooding happening in our service area (Holt/Andrew/Atchison/Buchanan counties), we have taken action to provide aid […]

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March 22, 2019

Gower Family Pharmacy NOW OPEN!

Gower Family Pharmacy is now open, and we are excited to provide pharmacy services to the city of Gower and surrounding areas! Emily Spring serves as pharmacist and is happy […]

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March 11, 2019

Kidney Disease Awareness Month

March is National Kidney Disease Month. According to the National Kidney Foundation, kidneys filter 200 liters of blood a day, help regulate blood pressure and direct red blood cell production. […]

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February 25, 2019

Better Access to Care for Veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced changes to community and urgent care access standards that take effect in June. These changes directly impact our community and Northwest Health Services […]

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February 5, 2019

American Heart Month

Heart Disease             Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women? Approximately 630,000 Americans die from heart […]

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February 1, 2019

Why is Children’s Dental Health Important?

Why is Children’s Dental Health Important? Dental decay in children is the single most common chronic childhood disease according to a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services report on […]

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January 17, 2019

Will the Government Shutdown Affect Food Stamps?

  Will the government shutdown affect food stamps? February food stamps are coming a few weeks early, which means a payout of benefits that will have many states and grocery […]

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