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November is National Family Caregivers Month

Sleep Like a King

Caregiving can be a 24-hours a day/7-days a week job. Caring for a senior with Alzheimer’s or a child with special needs can be non-stop. Providing care around the clock can crowd out other important areas of life. And you never know when you will need to rush to the hospital or leave work at the drop of a hat. …

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The Pastor, The Widow, and The Doctor

The Pastor, The Widow, and The Doctor

By Alex Anderson, Senior Associate Pastor at Bayside Community Church A pastor went to visit a widow. She greeted him with a warm smile. She invited the pastor in and offered him a cup of coffee. As they sat at the kitchen table in her modest home and talked the pastor began to realize how poor the widow was. Not …

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LMH Patient Portal Allows Patients to Manage Health Care Conveniently

LMH Patient Portal Allows Patients to Manage Health Care Conveniently

The Licking Memorial Hospital (LMH) Patient Portal is an online tool that allows patients to manage their health care safely, securely and conveniently.  Whether at home, at work or on vacation, the LMH Patient Portal (https://My.LMHealth.org) can be accessed on a computer, smartphone or tablet using a web browser.  The Patient Portal also offers an app that may be downloaded …

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Sleep Like a King

Sleep Like a King

Sleep Outfitters Details Benefits of Upgrading to King size By Adam Turner Sleep needs space. There are aspects of your life where frugality and moderation are undeniably virtues. Few will debate the benefits of sticking to a healthy diet, committing to a regular workout routine, or following a reasonable budget. They’re pillars of a life well lived! Sometimes in life, however, …

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Breast & Cervical Cancer Project (BCCP)

Breast & Cervical Cancer Project (BCCP)

You’ve heard it before, “You can’t pour from an empty cup; take care of yourself first.” Before the hustle and bustle of the happiest time of the year begins, schedule your mammogram and pap screening. Take care of yourself. All women are at risk for breast cancer. The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends that women age 40 to 49 …

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Scary Good Healthy Halloween Ideas

Scary Good Healthy Halloween Ideas

By Monique Richard MS, RDN, LDN Fall is full of nature’s beautiful bounty, like buckets of crisp glistening apples, artist-palette dipped leaves, and fields piled with giant pumpkins and gourds. But beware. The beast of October can rear its ugly head, snatching up nutrients, crashing blood-sugar levels and overwhelming parents and children alike. It’s not the ghouls and goblins or mysteries …

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Breast Cancer Facts

2017 Breast Cancer Facts

• About 1 in 8 U.S. women – 12.4% – will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. • In 2017, an estimated 255,180 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in men and women, along with 63,410 new cases of non-invasive breast cancer (also known as carcinoma in situ). About 40,610 women …

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Your Path to Better Health

Your Path to Better Health

Our clinic uses an innovative approach to assessing and treating your health care concerns. We use a variety of cutting-edge techniques and procedures to help our patients prevent illness and recover from many chronic and difficult to treat conditions. We advocate natural, non-invasive programs for gaining and preserving wellness through broad lifestyle enrichment rather than disease management through medications. The …

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Your Attitude Determines Your Competence

Your Attitude Determines Your Competence

Life-giving Attitude Part Three: Do It Afraid. By Alex Anderson, Senior Associate Pastor at Bayside Community Church Jeff was a bit quiet for me. It took a little while to get him going, but we eventually clicked. He was a really smart guy. The company he worked for gave him one project after another and he rose quickly as a …

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LMH Offers Broad Spectrum of Maternity Care

LMH Offers Broad Spectrum of Maternity Care

Having a baby is an exciting and life-changing experience.  Licking Memorial Hospital (LMH) is honored to share the wonder of these special moments with more than 1,100 women each year.  From countless comfort features to the hand-picked members of the dedicated staff, every aspect of the LMH Maternal Child Department First Impressions program compliments the wide array of women’s services and …

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