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Mercy Women’s Center and Mercy Cancer Center at St. Charles is now providing quicker access to diagnostic and treatment services to patients who have abnormal mammograms.

The center offers a Nurse Navigator to coordinate the expedited care and services for patients throughout the entire diagnosis and treatment process.

Patients who have abnormal mammograms at the Women’s Care Center, or who has been referred to a Mercy Cancer  Center facility after having an abnormal mammogram somewhere else, are connected immediately with a Nurse Navigator.

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On May 27, Ottawa County Seniors enjoyed a Senior Health & Wellness Day sponsored by Riverview HealthCare Campus and Senior Resources. In addition to free health screenings, the event featured several local organizations and vendors offering health-related information. Veteran local newscaster Gordon Ward served as keynote speaker for the event.

CHICAGO – Mowing the lawn may not seem like a particularly hazardous job, but each spring and summer, many people find themselves in terrifying situations with these seemingly safe household machines.

In fact, 200,000 people – 16,000 of them children – are injured in lawn mower-related accidents each year, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports. However, lawn mowers don’t “attack” on their own. Most injuries, such as severed fingers and toes, limb amputations, broken bones, burns and eye injuries, are caused by careless use and can be prevented by following a few simple safety tips.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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