November 27, 2018
Geriatric care can benefit you in your golden years
Jowella Pineda, M.D. is a graduate of the Geriatrics fellowship program of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and is a board-certified geriatrician. She sees patients at the NCH Medical Group at Lutheran Home practice at 800 W. Oakton Street in Arlington Heights.
May 18, 2018
How opioids and alcohol affect seniors
A significant percentage of seniors struggle with alcohol or prescription medication use, according to Shalu Gugnani, M.D., Medical Director of Addiction Services at Northwest Community Healthcare.
May 11, 2018
Senior exercise and fitness tips
As an older adult, regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. It also helps your muscles grow stronger, so you can keep doing your day-to-day activities without becoming dependent on others.
March 1, 2018
New geriatric physician joins Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH)
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) Medical Group is pleased to announce internal medicine and geriatric physician Jowella Pineda, M.D., who joined the 1538 North Arlington Heights Road practice, in Arlington Heights.