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Dr. Jeffery Swartz has returned to his alma mater as the Medical Director of the Falcon Health Center at Bowling Green State University. As part of his role at Falcon Health Center, Dr. Swartz will also be providing patient primary and family care and will be available for appointments beginning the end of July. Appointments can be made by calling (419) 372-2271. Read More...
If you have recently sustained an injury or are recovering from orthopedic surgery, your doctor may prescribe physical therapy. PT can be a great tool, as it rebuilds and retrains the body in a controlled environment. As you undergo this form of physical rehabilitation, there are certain steps you can take to make sure the therapy is completely effective. Follow these tips to get the most out of your PT sessions. Read More...
Obesity, which means weighing 20% more than what is considered healthy for a particular height, continues to be a problem across the United States. So many Americans struggle with obesity for various reason including genetics, overeating, unhealthy lifestyles, and a lack of commitment. Roughly 50% of Americans admit that they aren't able to successfully lose weight because they don't possess the necessary self-discipline. Read More...
While most people experience stiffness, aches, and pains as they age, some symptoms could indicate a more serious problem. Arthritis is a common condition, affecting about 40 million people in the United States. This ailment can manifest itself in many forms, such as stiffness in the fingers and limbs. With 80% of adults experiencing low back pain in their lifetime, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, back pain and stiffness can be a sign of arthritis as well. If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, it is time to visit a doctor to seek specific arthritis pain treatment. Read More...
March 30th marks the annual observation of National Doctor’s Day. Today we recognize our physicians at Wood County Hospital, their work and their contributions to society and the community. Read More...

Go Red for Women

Go Red for Women
Support Go Red for Women, the American Heart Association's movement to end heart disease and stroke in women, by participating in the National Wear Red Day on Friday, February 3, 2017.  Enjoy free health screenings, education and a guest speaker. Friday, February 3, 20178:30 am to 11:00 am Read More...