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Posts Dated: August 2018

Preventing Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a condition where bone density decreases and results in an increased risk for fracture. Typically we think of osteoporosis as a condition that effects the elderly, but a popular quote by Dr. Charles E. Dent says that “osteoporosis... Read More

Oaklawn's Beadle Lake office receives quality recognition

Aug. 28, 2018   Oaklawn’s Beadle Lake facility receives milestone quality-assurance designation   MARSHALL – Oaklawn Medical Group’s Beadle Lake facility recently achieved recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, a designation established by the National Committee for Quality Assurance. The designation... Read More

Tue, August 28, 2018 in News

Protect Your Child’s Teeth with Fluoride Varnish

You probably know about many of the common ways to protect your child’s precious baby teeth, but did you know that prevention can go beyond brushing and avoiding excess sugar? In fact, there’s a fluoride varnish that protects against new... Read More

Mon, August 27, 2018 in Blog

Oaklawn prepares for Hospice fundraiser

 Aug. 27, 2018 Donations being gathered for ‘Tour of Tables’ auction fundraiser Sept. 13 MARSHALL – Silent-auction items still are being gathered in anticipation of the 2018 Tour of Tables, which will take place Sept. 13 to benefit Oaklawn Hospice... Read More

Mon, August 27, 2018 in News

Program helps Oaklawn patients with medication safety

Aug. 13, 2018  Program aims to help many Oaklawn patients to keep medicines in order at home  MARSHALL – A new program aims to help recently discharged Oaklawn patients through an often-confusing maze of medications and instructions while they recover... Read More

Mon, August 13, 2018 in News