Live Healthier and Lower Your Risk for Heart Disease

Did you know that according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States? February is American Heart Month and Mercy Health would like to encourage you to care for yourself, and your loved ones, by reminding you of the importance of preventive … Read more Live Healthier and Lower Your Risk for Heart Disease

Go Red for Women National Wear Red Day Helps Fund Cardiovascular Research

You can support Go Red for Women by participating in National Wear Red Day® on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020. By doing so, you help support educational programs to increase women’s awareness and critical research about cardiovascular health. Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of women, causing one in three deaths each year. That’s approximately … Read more Go Red for Women National Wear Red Day Helps Fund Cardiovascular Research

Just the Boost She Needed

Michelle Gephart is thrilled to have “kicked 2019 out the door.” In fact, she is still cleaning out her freezer of meals that friends gave her…they’re reminders of her diagnosis of breast cancer. Now just weeks following her last radiation treatment, she is grateful for the expert medical care she received and is looking forward … Read more Just the Boost She Needed

Polizzi, DO, appointed Chief Health Informatics Officer for Trinity Health Michigan

Trinity Health Michigan has announced J. Polizzi, DO, as vice president and Chief Health Informatics Officer (CHIO). In this newly created role, Polizzi will provide visionary leadership, consultation and coordination for the transformation of care processes and outcomes for Mercy Health and Saint Joseph Mercy Health System in the context of Health Informatics. “We are very … Read more Polizzi, DO, appointed Chief Health Informatics Officer for Trinity Health Michigan

Feeling Overwhelmed? Strategies for Managing a Busy Life

Increasing numbers of women are finding it more and more difficult to achieve a healthier life balance. Juggling a family and a career, while still finding time for social activities and personal time, often means all but the most important things get pushed aside. Women, or the women in your life, may feel that managing … Read more Feeling Overwhelmed? Strategies for Managing a Busy Life

Regular Health Screenings Can Help Keep Women Well

Women, or the women in your life, should make time for healthier lifestyle habits including eating well, getting enough exercise and managing stress. Scheduling routine health screenings, which can detect potential problems early, should be one of those habits. Screenings are the key to staying healthy. The earlier a health problem is detected, the more … Read more Regular Health Screenings Can Help Keep Women Well