Health News Magazine Winter 2017

Health News Magazine

Health News Online is a comprehensive online publication - updated regularly - that offers health information, safety tips and other information that can help enhance the health and well being of residents of northwest Oklahoma.

In This Issue:
Family, Faith and a Caring Medical Team
Winter 2017

Family, Faith and a Caring Medical Team

When Marion Wanzer suddenly lost feeling in his left leg last August, quick action by his family and comprehensive stroke care at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center helped him get back to the life he loves.
Diabetes Facts: What Oklahomans Need to Know
Winter 2017

Diabetes Facts: What Oklahomans Need to Know

Approximately 14.3% of the adult population in Oklahoma have diabetes. And if left untreated, it can lead to significant health problems.
Breathe Easier With Our New Pulmonary Rehab Program
Winter 2017

Breathe Easier With Our New Pulmonary Rehab Program

Many people suffer from chronic long problems. At St. Mary's, we now have a program that is dedicated to improving your overall breathing and quality of life.
Help With Balance and Falls
Winter 2017

Help With Balance and Falls

Avoiding falls, and improving balance can reduce the risk of a serious injury and help seniors stay in their homes safely.
The Lowdown on Back Pain
Winter 2017

The Lowdown on Back Pain

About 80 percent of adults experience lower back pain at some point in their lifetimes. Here are some tips on how to manage it and alleviate the pain.