Wellness Wednesday kicks off at YMCA – News Dispatch

MICHIGAN CITY — Forty-two people, including law enforcers and city leaders, gathered in front of the Michigan City Elston YMCA on Wednesday afternoon to celebrate the start of Wellness Wednesday. Wellness Wednesday encourages people to come out every Wednesday, now through Oct. 11, to walk around designated paths throughout  Michigan City. The route is marked […]

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Health and wellness focus of Women's Conference – Loma Linda University Health

Beverly Rigsby and Kerry Heinrich welcome more than 1,000 women to the Riverside Convention Center. More than 1,000 women attended Loma Linda University Health’s 2017 Women’s Health Conference, a day-long event offering conference-goers opportunities to learn the latest information in health and wellness presented by local specialists. Held at the Riverside Convention Center on May […]

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Medicare's free wellness visits sound great, but in practice, there are … – Marketplace.org

By Dan Gorenstein May 04, 2017 | 6:45 AM Embed Code<iframe src=”https://www.marketplace.org/2017/05/04/health-care/medicares-free-wellness-visits-sound-great-paper-practice-there-are-challenges/popout” frameborder=”0″ width=”100%” height=”240px”></iframe> In wellness visits, physicians gather medical and family history, update lists of the patient’s prescriptions and conduct lots of screenings. – Adam Berry/Getty Images Marketplace Embed Code<iframe src=”https://www.marketplace.org/2017/05/04/health-care/medicares-free-wellness-visits-sound-great-paper-practice-there-are-challenges/popout” frameborder=”0″ width=”100%” height=”240px”></iframe> Ever since the introduction of Obamacare, people on Medicare now can get […]

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Health and wellness is a family affair – Wahpeton Daily News

Health and wellness isn’t a one person job, it’s a family affair. The family that focuses on wellness will age well together and that’s so very important. Some of the most significant health conditions affecting Americans are diabetes, heart disease, stroke cancer and obesity. Regular physical activity is a key part of a healthy lifestyle. […]

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