Healthcare Blog

Our blog is not intended to replace the services of a trained physician or health care professional, or be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Please be sure to establish a physician relationship for all your healthcare concerns. At DeKalb Health, you can find a local physician or specialist to fit your specific healthcare needs.

How to Identify if it’s a Sore Throat or Symptoms of Tonsillitis

Posted: Thursday, December 20, 2018

When it comes to sore throat, strep throat, and tonsillitis, information can get tangled up quickly, creating stress for parents, guardians, and caregivers.

Tips for Feeling Comfortable in the Months Before Baby

Posted: Thursday, December 20, 2018

Having a baby is an incredible undertaking, and it takes a toll on both mind and body. Follow these tips in your last months of pregnancy to stay comfortable.

Take Control: The Best Methods to Quit Smoking for Good

Posted: Thursday, December 20, 2018

Quitting smoking for good is within your capability. The tips below can help you get there.

Get Healthy the Right Way With a Weight Loss Plan

Posted: Thursday, December 20, 2018

Lose weight and keep it off by setting goals and following a weight loss plan. See why this is the healthiest approach to get fit.

Why You Should Consider Respiratory Therapy for Treating Asthma

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2018

A respiratory therapist is your resident expert on all things having to do with the cardiopulmonary system. Among their specialties is asthma therapy.

What Can a Heart Scan Tell You About Your Health?

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2018

DeKalb Health is here to equip you with the knowledge and resources you need to stay ahead of heart disease. A heart scan is one of our key tools.

Why Wellness Checks Are Important for Your Business

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2018

Increasingly, businesses are taking an active role in the health of their employees. DeKalb Health is here to help businesses take on this new role.

Top Reasons Why You Should Choose DeKalb Health PharmaCare

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2018

DeKalb PharmaCare is a full-service retail pharmacy serving the residents of northeast Indiana through locations in Auburn and Garrett.