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 Choose The Right Hospice Care for Your Loved One

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2018

We’ve listed some of the factors to take into consideration when evaluating whether or not hospice care is advisable.

X-Ray Imaging Services for Women Available at DeKalb Health

Posted: Monday, December 17, 2018

The female-focused, all-digital Women’s Imaging and Diagnostic Suite provides cutting-edge care for women throughout Indiana.

Snoring: Find Out Its Causes and Potential Treatment Options

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

In many cases, snoring is an indication of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). In addition to snoring, OSA causes a number of other detrimental side effects.

Fitness Tips: How to Work Out Well and Avoid Injuries

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

We all want to be in better shape. How do we get there? “Work out.” That’s what we’re told again and again. But how do you work out well?

Why You Should Schedule an End of Year Medical Checkup

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

A yearly checkup is the frontline in your personal healthcare efforts. If you haven’t gone in for a checkup in 2018, make an appointment before the year is out.

Speech Therapy for Stroke Victims

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

Speech therapy is the most common method used to treat aphasia, a symptom of stroke that inhibits communication. Find out more about the process and its benefits.

Your Teen and Sports: How to Prevent and Treat Injuries

Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018

Sports are often one of the most rewarding aspects of a teenager’s life. Proper orthopedic sports care now can facilitate a lifetime of physical activity.

Orthopedic Guidelines: Bone Health Tips for Every Age

Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Bone health becomes especially important in old age, but it’s something we can influence throughout our lives. Learn more from DeKalb Health Orthopedic Care.