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Baylie Ecklund, Stonebridge Kennels, puts razor to fur during a grooming session. (Karla Nagy photo)
Sometimes, Rover Needs a Spa Day, Too

Our furry companions require daily grooming to keep healthy and feel good. Learn from the professionals about how to keep your dog healthy, and how the pros can help.

A team of surgeons from Mercy Health System
Mercy Health System: 128 Years Later, This Health System is a Star

Mercy Hospital in Janesville hasn’t always had the state-of-the-art trauma services that now help a million people every year. Learn how this award-winning hospital reinvented itself.

Dr. Ronald Washak
Meet Dr. Ronald Washak, Ear, Nose & Throat Specialst/Plastic Surgeon

Meet Dr. Ronald Washak, at Beloit Health System Clinic, in Beloit, Wis.

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Brain and Spine Treatment Options are Expanding

Aneurysms, tumors, memory loss and spine disorders are some of the complex health concerns treated by neurology professionals. This area’s specialists are providing an ever-widening array of treatment methods.

It's important to ask the right questions before seeking plastic surgery.
What to Ask Before Seeking Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery can help a person to look and feel better, but, like any operation, it shouldn’t be taken lightly. NWQ speaks with three local experts on what you should know before you go.