September 29, 2009
Podiatrist Brent Yaeggi, D.P.M., of the Rock River Foot & Ankle Clinic will address causes of and solutions for foot pain in a free seminar at Fort Memorial Hospital's auditorium at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 6, 2009.
September 23, 2009
The providers at Fort HealthCare Ear Nose & Throat are pleased to welcome William Hofmann, MD to their family of care. Hofmann has made his home in Whitewater and specializes in otolaryngology treatment, with a special interest in sinus, neck and ear surgery.
September 2, 2009
When Sharon Schoen's husband told her he wanted to lose weight last winter, she said, “Let's do it together,” because she wanted to shed about 20 pounds herself. They enrolled in Fort HealthCare's 12-week Transitions Lifestyle Program, a class designed to teach people how to change their lifestyles and lead healthier lives. The class teaches healthy eating habits and ways to exercise and manage stress for optimal health.
August 17, 2009
Summer is here, and the last thing most parents think about is scheduling a school physical for the coming year. It's a great time for back-to-school and sports physicals, however, as most kids are just getting started on summer break activities, and it is one less activity to worry about in September, when kids return to school.
July 8, 2009
Varicose veins affect more than 10 percent of all American adults with discomfort, swelling and appearance concerns. The condition, known medically as superficial venous reflux, develops when the valves that usually keep blood flowing out of the legs become damaged or diseased. This is what causes the pooling of blood and resulting varicose veins.
June 5, 2009
Fort HealthCare is now accepting online payments through a secure website for Fort Medical Group and Fort Memorial Hospital charges. Patients and family members can now pay their balances 24 hours a day using their credit or debit cards.
May 29, 2009
With the addition this June of surgeon James Bruno, M.D., Fort HealthCare's Orthopaedic Associates will have five orthopedic experts to serve patients suffering from musculoskeletal injuries or diseases.
April 28, 2009
Fort HealthCare is your local source for information on the Swine Flu situation.
March 3, 2009
March is the ninth annual National Athletic Training Month. This year's theme is Healthcare for Life and Sport.
February 25, 2009
The Reaching Out Respite program in Lake Mills has openings for new guests each week. Reaching Out is a collaborative effort between Fort HealthCare, area churches and local volunteers. The program's purpose is to offer companionship and social activities for adults while providing up to six hours of respite for full-time caregivers.