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What is Low Testosterone (Low T)?

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare November 20, 2013 0 Comments

The symptoms of low testosterone include decreased libido, erectile dysfunction, difficulty recovering from exercise, decreased muscle mass, and decreased energy or \"get up and go.\" As you can see, many of the symptoms of low testosterone overlap with other unrelated conditions. If your testosterone is found to be abnormally low and you have symptoms, you could be a candidate for treatment.

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What is the prostate?

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare November 20, 2013 0 Comments

The prostate is a glandular organ, about the size of a walnut, located at the bottom of the bladder. All men have a prostate gland.

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What are the different ways to treat Low T?

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare November 20, 2013 0 Comments

You're not feeling yourself: low energy, low sex drive, can't get an erection when you want to, it takes a week to recover from a 20 minute jog. If this sounds like you, you may want to consider having your doctor check an early morning testosterone (or two). If you come to the conclusion that your testosterone is low, now what?

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Fort HealthCare's Suttinger Earns CHT Certification

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare November 14, 2013 0 Comments

Laura Suttinger, an occupational therapist at the Fort HealthCare Therapy & Sport Center in Whitewater, has earned the distinguished Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) certification after completing all required examinations and clinical studies.

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Fort HealthCare to Host Diabetes Awareness Indoor Walking Event

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare November 6, 2013 0 Comments

Fort HealthCare is hosting a free indoor Diabetes Walk on Wednesday, November 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Fort Memorial Hospital, 611 Sherman Avenue East in Fort Atkinson.

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Fort HealthCare Healing Breast Care Center Open House

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare October 23, 2013 0 Comments

Fort HealthCare has created a Healing Breast Care Center in the hospital, and would like to invite the public to an open house event on Tuesday, October 29th from 3-6 p.m. The Center is located on the Ground Floor of Fort Memorial Hospital, 611 Sherman Avenue East in Fort Atkinson.

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ObamaCare enrollment assistance available from local organizations

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare October 17, 2013 0 Comments

Individuals across the entire county are now able to sign up for new health insurance options made available by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. Coverage begins as early as January 1, 2014. The new Health Insurance Marketplace offers different types of health plans to meet a variety of budgets and coverage needs for persons seeking health insurance without the benefit of an employer sponsored plan. This is especially important to persons and families affected by changes in the 2014 State of Wisconsin BadgerCare Plus eligibility allowances.

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Free Prostate Screening September 28

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare September 20, 2013 0 Comments

In recognition of prostate cancer awareness month, Fort HealthCare is offering a free, baseline prostate screening for men on Saturday, September 28th from 8-11:30 a.m. at Fort HealthCare Urology Associates, located at 520 Handeyside Lane in Fort Atkinson.

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Flu Shots Available for Fort HealthCare Patients

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare September 20, 2013 0 Comments

To help you get through flu season without getting extremely ill, Fort Medical Group primary care clinics are encouraging their patients to call very soon to make an appointment to receive a flu shot, which reserves a dose for them for the season.

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Fort Memorial PET/CT scan services helps detect disease at earlier stages

Fort HealthCare Fort HealthCare September 17, 2013 0 Comments

Beginning Friday, September 27th patients living in the Fort Atkinson area will no longer be required to travel out of the area to have an exam that helps doctors detect disease in its early stages and monitor the progress of patients’ treatment. The scanner, developed by GE Healthcare, combines two kinds of imaging to give doctors complete information about the patient’s condition in a single exam that usually takes less than one hour. Previously, doctors had to put patients through two separate scans to get similar information.

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