Category: Health

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Kettler joins Riverview Health board

Bruce Kettler is the newest member to Riverview Health’s Board of Trustees. “We’re very excited to have Bruce join our Board of Trustees as he brings tremendous leadership experience that is specific to our...

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Chipotle holds the pork

By Adam Aasen Earlier in January, it was announced that Chipotle, a popular Mexican restaurant chain, would stop selling pork products at about one-third of its locations nationwide because it was discovered a supplier...

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Column: January is glaucoma awareness month

Commentary by Wittmann Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that randomly steal your sight without warning and often without symptoms. In a healthy eye, there is a balance that is achieved between fluid...

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Column: Forget New Year’s resolutions

Commentary by Cory Black A New Year has rung in and we have likely made some resolutions to change, many not for the first time. Weight loss is popular and the year starts with...

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Column: Have a holiday hangover?

Commentary by Corey Black Feel like you have had too much to eat and too much of the wrong kinds of food this holiday season? We often loosen the belt for holiday celebrations, which...

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Column: Screen time strategies for parents

Commentary by Dr. Mary Ian McAteer Computers, video games, smartphones, tablets and television–you name it, and today’s children have access to it. Now more than ever, parents are managing “screen time,” weighing pros and...

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Column: Vision problem has wide impact

Commentary by Tammy Wittmann, O.D. Is your child achieving in everything except school? If this sounds like your child, he or she may be struggling with a vision problem that is not detected by...

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Column: Youth sports conditioning the right way

By Bill Hartman, PT We all want our kids to be happy, fit and compete successfully in sports. Unfortunately, youth athletics is trending toward two dangerous outcomes – early specialization and professionalism. Early sports...