Instagram and girls—more harm than good
What parents have long suspected, research confirms. Social media is taking a toll on adolescent girls. This is a must-read article for anyone with kids—or a social media account.
From the blog
Night blindness and driving
Does your vision suffer when the sun sets? Do you worry about driving at night? Learn what causes night blindness and how it can be treated.
Parkinson’s—a patient story
Welia Health patient Tim Johnson is one of the one million Americans with Parkinson’s Disease. Read about his journey living “Big” and “Loud.”
Our aging bodies
As we age, like it or not, our bodies change. The gray hair and wrinkles are obvious. Other changes may be more subtle but are important for us to understand.
Welia Health Happenings
New Hours at Pine City Urgency Services
New, earlier hours! Beginning Monday, October 10, Pine City Urgency Services will be open from 9am to 7pm, 7 days a week. No appointment necessary. Walk right in.
Innovative Telehealth Partnership
Welia Health has partnered with Horizon Virtual to implement a unique telehealth program to support overnight inpatient care with internal medicine providers. The partnership addresses physician shortages while supporting a healthy work-life balance for our physicians. Read more.
Welia Health—One of America’s Best Hospitals
Welia Health has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. The award signifies that Welia Health is in the top 6 percent of 4,728 U.S. hospitals offering emergency care services.
Mark your calendars
Our Prediabetes Education class covers everything you need to know about living healthy with prediabetes symptoms and reducing the risks for type 2 diabetes. See class details and register today.
Parkinson’s Support Group
Our next Parkinson’s Support Group will be held Thursday, October 20, at our Mora campus. Everyone is welcome to attend, including patients, caregivers, family and friends. Registration is free.