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Tuesday: Health

MOVEMENT LINKS NATURE TO HEALTH CARE

NEWBERRY — “There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature.” Henry David Thoreau, one of America’s most celebrated Transcendentalist philosophers and writers, once went into the woods to “live deliberately.” He and so ...

Talk with the Doc

Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999 to ensure the nation was given the chance to publicly show our appreciation for all our military personnel who are serving at the present time and those who have served in the past. This month reminds us to honor the ...

Health Matters

This is the story of Jack and his experiences with modern medical care. Jack received a bird’s eye view of the inadequacies of the U.S. healthcare system, which has a well-deserved reputation for a failure to emphasize preventive care. He eventually suffered a fate too often endured by many ...

Urology Pearls: Is ‘just because’ the right answer?

Why do we think and feel the way we do? In his book ‘Becoming Myself,’ Dr. Irvin D. Yalom asks himself why he, at the age of 85, is still seeing patients. Yalom is an emeritus professor of psychiatry at Stanford University and the author of several fascinating books including Love’s ...

Health Matters: Health hazards of a carnivorous diet

The average American family sits down for dinner to find food on the table. As a generalization, they will be ingesting protein, fats, and carbohydrates. But in what form and flavor is an important question. We know the food we eat is tremendously important to our health and well-being, so a ...

Women’s health in focus at Munising Health Fair

MARQUETTE — During the COVID-19 pandemic, much of the world was focused on their health. Sadly, non-COVID related healthcare went to the wayside as many people were unable to see their healthcare professionals due to the stress put on the medical community. This led to many of the specific ...