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No More Discomfort

Friday, January 23, 2015
Bob Diviacchi felt as if he didn’t have time for hemorrhoid treatment. After a five-minute procedure available at NCH, Bob says, “I wish I had taken this route sooner, because now I feel great."

Seasonally Sad?

Friday, January 23, 2015

If doom and gloom dominate your winter months, help is within reach

Diet Sabotage!

Friday, January 23, 2015

How to outsmart five barriers to weight loss

The Gift of Better Health

Friday, January 23, 2015

Three ways to help your hospital help others

Garden Salad Chicken Soft Tacos

Friday, January 23, 2015
This recipe is a great source of fiber and heart-healthy fats.

Next-Generation Robotic Surgery

Monday, December 22, 2014
Michael Rhodes was reluctant to put his active life on hold for hernia surgery. NCH offered an option that had him back to normal in no time.

Winter Safety Tips

Monday, December 22, 2014

From flu to freezing temps, here’s how to tackle the season’s top health hazards

Keep or Toss? Snacks in Your Desk Drawer

Monday, December 22, 2014
Consult this list for when you need a quick bite

Keeping NCH Merry and Bright

Monday, December 22, 2014
Donors support healthcare in our community through generous gifts

Mustard-Glazed Roast Pork Tenderloin

Monday, December 22, 2014
This hearty meal is rich in iron, which helps the body deliver oxygen to cells and the lungs eliminate carbon dioxide.

Lifesaving Checkup

Monday, November 24, 2014
An active 72-year-old is on the road to recovery after doctors identified and treated two dangerous conditions in her heart.

Cold vs. Flu

Monday, November 24, 2014
An NCH expert explains how you can tell which of these two illnesses you might have and offers advice on when to seek medical attention.

Tips to Help You Drink More Water

Monday, November 24, 2014
H2O is in every cell, tissue and organ in your body, and it has a host of health benefits. Learn simple ways to avoid dehydration, even in winter.

NCH Names Floor for Legacy-Gift Couple

Monday, November 24, 2014
Dedicated to Improving Healthcare: The Henry and Mary Jane Laseke Orthopedics Floor

Spicy Turkey Meatballs with Cream Sauce

Monday, November 24, 2014
This bite-sized entree is delicious—and surprisingly low in calories and fat. Gobble it up!

Prostate Cancer - An Ounce of Prevention

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Some prostate cancer risks can't be changed. Thankfully, there's plenty you can do to lower chances of getting the disease.


NCH: This is Caring

When you come to Northwest Community Healthcare, you're being looked after by your neighbors - the NCH staff has a commitment to excellent, compassionate care. Watch Video >>

Shoveling Tips

Make that pile of powder outside your door disappear—without getting battered and bruised.

Meet Our Doctors

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This month's featured physician is Richard Higgins, MD, internal medicine.

Need Health Insurance?

Welcome to NCH's private health insurance exchange. Use our online marketplace to shop health plans, which are legally required by Feb. 15.

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