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Breast Care in NWA is Top Notch

Breast Care in NWA is Top Notch

Local Breast Center Designated as a Center of Excellence Fayetteville,  AR  —    On  January  14,  2014,  the  doctors  and  staff  at  The  Breast  Center,   a  MANA  clinic,  received  a  package  in  the  mail  with  some  long  awaited  news.  The   Breast  Center  in  Fayetteville  has  been […]

Peace of Mind- Screenings for Loved Ones

Peace of Mind- Screenings for Loved Ones

  Peace of Mind- Screenings for Loved Ones Several Arkansans have already taken advantage of the lung cancer screenings offered at The Center for Chest Care in Rogers and Fayetteville.  Oftentimes family members play a key role in convincing an at-risk loved one to get screened. Holly Kisner […]

Quit Smoking in NWA

Quit Smoking in NWA

If you live in Northwest Arkansas and need help quitting smoking, there are many resources available to you. Nicotine is a naturally occurring chemical compound (just like morphine and opium). It is very fast acting and it is one of the most addictive substances known to man. […]

This Weekend in NWA

This Weekend in NWA

Things to do This Weekend in NWA Razorfest Reynolds Razorback Stadium 10am-2pm Champions for Kids’ flagship event, Abbott Nutrition RazorFest is a FREE family event on April 20, 2013 at Razorback Stadium. The 9th annual event, includes fun zones, games, music, mascots, giveaways, health zones, […]

3 Natural Ways to Make Your Skin Glow

3 Natural Ways to Make Your Skin Glow

3 Natural Ways to Make Your Skin Glow We all want to have clear, beautiful skin. This weather really makes us work for it! Here are some healthy, natural ways to make your skin glow- 1. Drink “Glowing Skin” juice:  This one is so simple. […]

White Cell Support Group in NWA

White Cell Support Group in NWA

 White Cell Support Group is a nonprofit orgaization formed to educate and support patients in Northwest Arkansas with primary immune deficiency.  It was founded by Dr. Tina Merritt in Bentonville.  People diagnosed with primary immune deficiency can attend educational meetings, and if they are having […]

Christmas Packs Fighting Hunger in NWA

Christmas Packs Fighting Hunger in NWA

Looking for an opportunity to help fight hunger during the holidays? Volunteering and donating can be so rewarding and their is a real need in Northwest Arkansas. Most kids are looking forward to the holidays, spending quality time with their family, and taking a break from school. […]

Which Sleep Training Method is Right for Your Family?

Which Sleep Training Method is Right for Your Family?

Which sleep training method is right for your family? By: Emily Hilley-Sierzchula Have you ever noticed that “sleeping like a baby” is an expression usually applied to grown-ups? Babies rarely “sleep like babies,” especially at night when it’s time for mommy and daddy to snooze. […]

Arkansas Parks and Rec programs

Arkansas Parks and Rec programs

Northwest Arkansas has wonderful park and recreation programs. From senior yoga classes to soccer for three year olds, these programs are very affordable and a lot of fun! It’s a great way to meet new friends and neighbors and get some exercise.  Check out what your town […]

Skin cancer: Common, Preventable and Curable

Skin cancer: Common, Preventable and Curable

  Skin Cancer: Common, Preventable and Curable Contributed by Emily Hilley-Sierzchula We all love to frolic in the sun. The sun is awesome: It helps make life possible on our beloved planet. Basking in the sun at any time of year lifts the spirits. In […]

Oncology Nursing Q&A

Oncology Nursing Q&A

Tracy Thurow, RN, OCN and Director of Nursing at Highlands Oncology Group answers a few questions for us on what makes oncology nurses different and how they are able to help with cancer patients. How many nurses work at Highlands? There are 51 nurses and […]

Faith a Key Factor for Winner of NWA Media’s Nurse of the Year

Faith a Key Factor for Winner of NWA Media’s Nurse of the Year

NWA Media recently awarded Aimee Sanders, a physician’s nurse with Highlands Oncology Group, Nurse of the Year. “[Winning] just is confirmation from the Lord that I am where He wants me to be, doing what He has called me to do,” said Sanders, who won […]