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What to Know About Obstructive Sleep Apnea

May 17, 2022

Paul Hackbarth, senior content marketing specialist at Phelps Health, talks about obstructive sleep apnea with Cory Offutt, MD, a family medicine physician at Phelps Health, on The Scope podcast. Paul Hackbarth: You're listening to The ...

Phelps Health’s Director of Pastoral Care Talks Mental Health

May 9, 2022

Read Time: 17 Minutes Paige Heitman, director of marketing, and Kayla Marsala, marketing assistant, talk with Phil Cox, PhD, director of pastoral care at Phelps Health, about mental health on the Ask the Professionals radio ...

Common Signs of Urinary Tract Infections and How to Prevent Them

May 4, 2022

Read Time: Two Minutes By Nathan Ratchford, MD Phelps Health If you have ever experienced a burning sensation or pain while urinating, that may be a sign of a urinary tract infection (UTI). A urinary ...

Five Common Ovarian Cysts Questions Answered

May 3, 2022

Read Time: Two Minutes If you're a woman, chances are you could develop an ovarian cyst in your lifetime. Ovarian cysts are fluid-filled pockets that can form inside an ovary or on its surface. Women ...

What Are the Warning Signs of a Stroke?

May 2, 2022

Read Time: Two Minutes May is National Stroke Awareness Month, and what’s a better time than now to learn about the warning signs of stroke? Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death and a ...

Phelps Health Physicians Discuss Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

April 27, 2022

Read Time: 24 Minutes Paige Heitman, director of marketing at Phelps Health, talks with Phelps Health physicians Nathan Ratchford, MD, a gynecologist, and Cory Offutt, MD, a family medicine doctor, about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) ...

Man Thankful for ICU Staff’s Compassionate Care for Grandmother

April 26, 2022

Read Time: Two Minutes When Jacob Potter’s 83-year-old grandmother became sick with pneumonia and was hospitalized, he and his family were understandably worried. Helen Sewell was admitted to the Phelps Health Intensive Care Unit (ICU) ...

MD, DO, NP, PA: What These Letters Mean When Choosing a Healthcare Provider

April 8, 2022

Read Time: Two Minutes While it may seem like alphabet soup to some, the letters behind your healthcare provider’s name have particular meanings. These letters are their credentials, which show their level of education and ...

Know the Signs and Symptoms of Thyroid Disorders

April 4, 2022

Read Time: Three Minutes By Anaid Hernandez-Sanchez, MD Phelps Health Do you struggle with weight gain, fatigue and joint pain? There’s a chance you could have a thyroid disorder. The thyroid is a gland located ...

Pediatric Dental Center Offers SDF to Help Stop Tooth Decay

March 7, 2022

Read Time: One Minute Going to the dentist and learning that your child has a cavity can be concerning for many parents. Instead of drilling teeth with cavities, an alternative treatment option exists for kids ...