Health & Fitness
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The Realities of Stroke Recovery

These days, many stroke survivors make significant recoveries thanks to physical, occupational, speech and alternative therapies. But it’s a long journey. Discover the realities of stroke recovery and learn how you can prevent the worst.

Javon Bea rose from humble beginnings to achieve a storied career. Last September, the Mercyhealth Board of Directors recognized his success by naming Mercyhealth’s Rockford Campuses Javon Bea Hospital and Physician Clinic-Riverside and Javon Bea Hospital and Physician Clinic-Rockton. (Mercyhealth photo)
CEO Profile: Javon Bea, Mercyhealth

Javon Bea rose from humble beginnings to achieve a storied career. Discover his path to becoming President/CEO of Mercyhealth and what it’s taken to rise to the top.

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2019 Annual Healthcare Guide

Looking for a certain kind of hospital, specialty clinic, or expert physician within our region? Find what you’re looking for in the region’s most comprehensive guide to health care services.

The main gym at Peak Sports Club, in Loves Park, Ill., features numerous pieces of equipment for a total body workout. A special PSX training facility specializes in shorter, high-intensity workouts.
Peak Fitness/Sports Club: Stick With Your Workout for a Healthier Life

Staying healthy requires a lifestyle change and not just a quick New Year’s resolution. If you want to maintain a healthy way of life, Peak Fitness is here to help.

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Pediatrics: Helping Your Child Through ‘The Hard Stuff’

Parents know a few things when it comes to their children’s health, but there’s plenty still to learn. Glean tips from local physicians as they cover the basics.