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Living a Life Full of Gratitude

At Thanksgiving, many of us take time to reflect on the things that we’re grateful for. It’s so easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of daily life that we’re fortunate to have a holiday that encourages... Read More

Thu, November 23, 2017 in Blog

Breastfeeding 101

Having a baby is a wonderful thing! It also comes with its fair share of challenges, like breastfeeding. For some women, breastfeeding seems to be a cakewalk. For others, the struggle is real! Breastfeeding not only has health benefits, but... Read More

Pet Therapy at Oaklawn

At Oaklawn, we have more than just the usual visitors. If you’ve happened to notice one of our furry friends on the premises, this wasn’t just by random coincidence. In fact, we’ve enlisted the help of man’s best friend to... Read More

Sat, November 4, 2017 in Blog

Trick or Treat (the healthier way)!

Let’s face it. For the majority of us, holidays go hand-in-hand with less than ideal (although usually delicious) eating choices. Halloween, in particular, provides us with an endless supply of sweet treats that can taunt our tastebuds and haunt our... Read More

Tue, October 31, 2017 in Blog

OMGYN.

We’re getting a lot of buzz about what this means, so let us explain! For our new campaign featuring Oaklawn Medical Group’s (often referred to as OMG) specialized physicians who are OB/GYNs, we wanted something catchy. And that’s when OMGYN... Read More

Fri, October 27, 2017 in Blog

The Basics of Influenza

With the arrival of flu season, it’s time to start heading to your local healthcare provider for a flu shot. Not sure if you should get one? Let’s take a look at some common questions surrounding this important topic. Can... Read More

Oaklawn emergency team conducts training drill

Oct. 3, 2017 Oaklawn emergency team conducts training drill with Marshall police, firefighters  MARSHALL –  No one can predict when a horrific event might occur, and even the safest-seeming environment might turn dangerous. On Sept. 28, the staff of Oaklawn’s... Read More

Tue, October 3, 2017 in Blog