Sleep and Aging: Why Can't We Stay Asleep As We Get Older?
In a National Sleep Foundation survey of adults aged 55 and older, one-third of people aged 55-64 and one quarter of people aged 65-84 reported that their sleep
Four Ways to Fight Dry Eye
Eyes feeling gritty, red or irritated? Read on for ways to make your eyes happier.
Five Vision Myths
Just because something is a common belief doesn’t make it true. A lot of things you have probably heard about your vision turn out to be false. Here are five common myths that have no basis in science
What is a nurse practitioner? Sue Carmody, ARNP, Stanwood.
What is a nurse practitioner? Sue Carmody, ARNP, explains the partnership between physician and practitioner and the ways their treatment is the same and dif...
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
How to Take the Teeth Out of Teething Pain
As I watch my five-week-old daughter (thankfully) sleep peacefully, I’m silently dreading the painful cries and discomfort that are just a few months down the road. Unfortunately, they will be cries she can sink her new teeth into. Alas, the beauty of baby teeth comes with a rough caveat: There will likely be screams, tears... Read more »
Five ways hearing aids improve intimacy
Relationships are tough enough without the added strain of hearing loss.
CHN, Berlin Memorial Hospital, Doctors, Hospital, Clinics, Berlin Wisconsin
Berlin Memorial Hospital is a member of Community Health Network – an organization founded in 1911 to serve healthcare needs of the people in Central Wisconsin. Although the corporation was established as Berlin Hospital Association, the name was changed in 1993 to reflect the organization’s growth beyond the Berlin community CHN believes healthcare must be provided in partnership with the people it serves: patients, families, physicians, staff and other health professionals. Care must be delivered to all patients with quality, competence and compassion, regardless of race, creed, age, sex, or national origin. Excellent care must be provided in the most cost-effective manner possible — without compromising quality Patients are always entitled to only the most cost…
Why the 3 Tesla MRI is the Best Scanner for Diagnostic Imaging
Learn how and why a 3 Tesla MRI is currently the best scanner for diagnostic imaging.
How Can I Improve My Sleep Quality?
Here are a few ways to improve your sleep quality in spite of a busy lifestyle: SET A SCHEDULE: Set a time for BOTH going to bed AND getting up in the morning, preferably at the same times each day—even on weekends. EXERCISE: Try to get 20-30 minutes of exercise every day (but NOT just …