Health

Lunch Bunch prepares for summer 2013

The “Lunch Bunch” is a free 8-week summer lunch program that was first implemented in June and […]

Residents urged to wear blue ribbon to mark

In 1983, April was designated Child Abuse Prevention Month and communities across the country began campaigns to […]

Finding comfort in common things

Elizabeth Elliot of Passages Hospice set a small zebra print purse on Francis Huyear’s lap. Huyear, 77, […]

Walker and wheelchair safety clinic to be held

A Walker and Wheelchair Safety Clinic will be held at Friendship Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in […]

March 26 is American Diabetes Alert Day

American Diabetes Association Alert Day® is a one-day “wake-up call” asking the American public to take the […]

Seniors are at increased risk for sleep apnea

By Misty Fritz As human beings age, many begin to have trouble sleeping. Though sometimes the cause […]

CAH Auxiliary March 6 blood drive aims to

The Carlinville Area Hospital Auxiliary will host its first blood drive of the year from noon to […]

Health Expo returns to Macoupin County

Health Expo 2013 is scheduled for Tuesday, March 5, at the Crystal Ballroom in Staunton. Everyone is […]

Health Expo returns to Macoupin County

Health Expo 2013 is scheduled for Tuesday, March 5, at the Crystal Ballroom in Staunton. Everyone is […]

VNA-TIP cares for seniors in-home

By Misty Fritz Whether it’s after a surgery, injury or illness, or just the ailments that often […]