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.

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.

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.

Mercyhealth’s Hospital: Inside Rockford’s Biggest Development

Bringing a vision to life in northeast Rockford, Mercyhealth has spent more than $505 million on its new hospital, all the while investing at its longtime west Rockford home.

Women’s Health: The Many Ways Your OB/GYN Can Help

Dive into the world of obstetrics and gynecology to learn why it’s important for women to schedule regular checkups.

Physical and Spiritual Support at Mercyhealth at Home

Providing comfort to clients and their families is top priority at Mercyhealth at Home Hospice. Learn what new amenities are in store for those whose choose hospice support.

The 2018 Health Care Leaders Roundtable

In this latest roundtable session, we hear from area leaders about the impact of our health systems, evolving policy choices and the importance of networking with the community at large.

Nurses Hold Our Hospitals Together

Nurses provide physical, emotional and sometimes even spiritual care to their patients. Step into the busy, yet rewarding lives of four nurses at our area hospitals.

Surviving Strokes and Brain Aneurysms

Brain emergencies are a big deal. Hear from local residents who are in the midst of recovery journeys, and learn what you need to know about risk factors, symptoms and recovery expectations.

Smart Living Weekly – April 11, 2018

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