Health & Fitness
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Women’s Health: Knowing Your Diagnosis is Important

Learn how our region’s hospitals are helping women and their families achieve a better quality of life.

Paula Carynski became the President/CEO of OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, in Rockford, in 2013. (Samantha Behling photo)
CEO/President Profile: Paula Carynski, OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

Paula Carynski has attained success by raising her hand, confiding in mentors and practicing empathy. Step into her journey from living a modest life in a small town to serving others as the President/CEO of a major Rockford health care provider.

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Stopping the Spread of Infectious Disease

Infectious diseases are sometimes forgotten, but never gone. Here’s a refresher on the simple steps you should be taking to keep yourself healthy.

At one point, Mark Gridley wasn’t sure he’d live beyond age 30. His journey to becoming President and CEO of FHN is proof that it’s OK to accept help, and it’s important to work hard. (Samantha Behling photo)
CEO Profile: Mark Gridley, FHN

At one point, Mark Gridley wasn’t sure he’d live beyond age 30. His journey to becoming President and CEO of FHN is proof that it’s OK to accept help, and it’s imperative to work hard.

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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.