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Watch and see just how easy it is to make these tasty granola bars. Get the full recipe and learn about our cooking classes at the Learning Kitchen: uwhealth.org/learningkitchen
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02/21/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Headaches, back aches, muscles aches… it's time to take care of you.
Call (608) 262-9355 to schedule an appointment at Research Park or the American Center.

Massage Therapy and Bodywork

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02/20/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
You may have heard of blood pressure going up in the doctor's office, but what about blood pressure readings that are normal in the office, but go up outside of it?

The Mystery of Masked Hypertension

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02/19/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
The Health Occupations and Professions Exploration program is one of the things Veronica Cox is most proud of. You see, as a UW Health Career Pathways Coordinator, Veronica is instrumental in exposing high school students to careers in healthcare that they very likely would not have discovered on their own. As an after-hours high school basketball and track coach, Veronica knows how to both...
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02/18/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
How to soothe the pain of a sore throat.

"My throat hurts..."

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02/17/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
When trying to maintain a balanced diet, these simple steps can help make sure each plate is a great one.

Ten Tips to a Great Plate

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02/17/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
We celebrated Random Acts of Kindness Week with the help and inspiration of the Awesome Artists at Sandhill Elementary School in Stoughton. Sarah Petto, Arts-In-Health Care coordinator, conducted a special art-making workshop that was open to all patients, visitors, and staff, using art postcard art pieces created by the Sandhill students. Participants were able to make a piece of art to keep...
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02/16/2017 at 18:07. Facebook
Getting a flu vaccine is your best defense, plus 10 more tips to stay healthy during cold and flu season.

10 Ways to Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

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02/15/2017. Facebook
Think you need to join a gym to get a good workout? UW Health Sports Performance specialist Alison Regal shares how to get a complete workout at home, even with limited time, space and equipment.

Getting a Good Workout at Home

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02/14/2017. Facebook
National Donor Day, February 14, is a great time to pause to remember all the organ, tissue and eye donors who so generously shared the gift of life. As a heart transplant surgeon, Dr. Lozonschi experiences the beauty of that gift every time he sees a newly transplanted heart begin to beat in the recipient.
❤ Register as an organ, tissue and eye donor at DonateLifeWisconsin.org
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02/13/2017. Facebook
Epilepsy is a complex disorder that affects people's social, educational and employment lives. On International Epilepsy Day, we're showing our support the 65 million people around the world who live with epilepsy. #EpilepsyDay
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02/12/2017. Facebook
Vote for Coach Gard! go.wisc.edu/votegard
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02/11/2017. Facebook
Learn to cook Greek-style cuisine! You’ll make homemade pita, grilled chicken and tabbouleh in this hands-on class. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Cooking Class: Greek-Style Cuisine

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02/10/2017. Facebook
Vulvovaginal atrophy or VVA is a condition that affects 20-45% of women going through menopause. OBGYN Dr. Makeba Williams, who is also a certified menopause practitioner, explains what women need to know about the condition.

The Part of Menopause Women Don't Talk About

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02/09/2017. Facebook
Loneliness is feeling that you have fewer meaningful social connections than you might like to have. During National Heart Month, watch UW Health psychologist Dr. Shilagh Mirgain discuss the connection between loneliness and your heart health.

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02/09/2017. Facebook
We hope you will join us this afternoon at 3:45pm for a Facebook Live broadcast with UW Health psychologist Dr. Shilagh Mirgain.

She will explore:
The definition of loneliness
The health consequences of loneliness
How loneliness can be a good thing
How to stay connected with others

Here's how you can join the discussion:
On Thursday, February 9, at 3:45pm CST look for a live video...
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Facebook Live with Shilagh Mirgain, PhD

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02/08/2017. Facebook
Did you know that patients can increase their chances of receiving the transplant they need by being on the waitlist at more than one transplant center? Our new liver transplant clinic at ProHealth Care in Waukesha, WI makes that easier than ever.

Patients can get all of their non-surgical care at this new location, and due to our shorter wait times, we encourage multiple listing. Our team...
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02/07/2017. Facebook
Here's an idea for dinner tonight - healthy and delicious spicy fish tacos with avocado slaw. Get the full recipe and learn about our classes at the Learning Kitchen: uwhealth.org/learningkitchen
#TacoTuesday
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02/06/2017. Facebook
Scientist have many theories about the purpose of sleep. Recently published research from UW School of Medicine and Public Health offers evidence that we sleep to forget some of the things we learn each day.

The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say

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02/05/2017. Facebook
Medical coding is an important part of the health care process that affects every patient we see. And when it’s done well, patients are never really aware of it. That’s exactly what Ken Gorrell strives for: patients not being aware of what he does. You see, Ken and other medical coders read through different doctors’ reports, pull out their diagnoses and treatments, and assign them codes....
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