Health

Event to offer skills for living with diabetes

It’s not math class, but an upcoming “Diabetes: Know Your Numbers” event in Carlinville should add up […]

Top fundraisers for juvenile diabetes announced

The Carlinville Intermediate and Primary schools held a walk in honor of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation […]

Workshop available for managing diabetes

Summer is just around the corner. For many people that means family reunions, vacations and other activities.  […]

VNA-TIP HealthCare recognizes employees for service

March 27, VNA-TIP HealthCare celebrated and recognized employees who have been with the company for three, five, […]

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 […]