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Mitchell service club buys vision machine

July 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic

In accordance with its motto, “Sight and Service,” the Palace City Lions Club in Mitchell has purchased a Spot Vision screening machine. With this new vision screening technology, visual problems can be detected in children as young as 3 months.
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Doctors urged to screen for obesity

June 25, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON Chances are you know your blood pressure. What about your BMI?
Body mass index signals if you’re overweight, obese or just right considering your height. Some doctors have begun calling it a vital sign, as crucial to monitor as blood pressure. Continue Reading

Planned Parenthood cancer screening drop angers many

February 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A lot of women are mad at Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and some in the area are among them.
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New study highlights need for accessible preventive health care for women

December 11, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

A new report released Thursday from the National Women’s Law Center shows that women’s health is suffering across the United States and in Minnesota. Continue Reading