Hendricks Regional Health Blog

Nurse, Heal Thyself

Posted by: Hendricks News Reports   |   Thursday, July 24, 2014

Gert of Plainfield had a family history of heart disease, but no symptoms of heart problems. As a retired nurse of 30 years, she understood the importance of getting a heart scan and she had it on her checklist of things to do. She never dreamt the scan would reveal a dangerous level of plaque build-up in her heart ...

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Dietitian Confidential: My Favorite Vices

Posted by: Brenda Moeckly, RD   |   Thursday, July 17, 2014

https://asoft11134.accrisoft.com/hendricks/clientuploads/2014/grapes-WEB-iStock-953939 edit-2.jpgOn occasion, I’ll run into a person who apparently believes that dietitians just run around nibbling dry salads and carrot sticks all day long. For the record – No, I don’t always feel like eating vegetables. Okay, I rarely feel like eating vegetables, especially if chocolate happens to be an available option ...

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Backpack Safety

Posted by: Hendricks News Reports   |   Saturday, July 12, 2014

It’s that time of year again! The beginning of school is just around the corner, and that means buying school supplies and a new backpack to hold it all which can be quite a load on our kids’ backs. Do you know how much weight your child should be carrying?

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The Best $49 He Ever Spent

Posted by: Hendricks News Reports   |   Tuesday, July 8, 2014

https://asoft11134.accrisoft.com/hendricks/clientuploads/2014/Gary small.jpgAs a Fire/EMS professional with the Danville Fire Department, Gary was accustomed to saving lives. However, in October of 2011, Gary did one small and simple thing that ended up saving his ...

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