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STEVE WOLFE

Steve Wolfe, the President and CEO of Indiana Regional Medical Center, writes the periodic Seeds of Wellness column in The Indiana Gazette. His columns appear Tuesdays on the Health Page in the paper and in the Community News on The Indiana Gazette Online.

Articles by STEVE WOLFE

SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Exercise spiritual health at holidays
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SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Exercise spiritual health at holidays
1 week ago - - STEVE WOLFE
True health and happiness go beyond physical, mental and emotional well-being to include spiritual health, according to the World Health Organization. [Read More]
SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Know risks for Type 2 diabetes
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SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Know risks for Type 2 diabetes
6 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
November is National Diabetes Awareness month. More than 23.6 million adults and children are living with diabetes. In adults age 20 and older, more than one in every 10 people have diabetes, and in seniors (65 or older) that figure rises to more than one in four. [Read More]
SEEDS OF WELLNESS: IRMC to bring cardiac stenting program to community
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SEEDS OF WELLNESS: IRMC to bring cardiac stenting program to community
10 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
The IRMC Board of Directors has approved a recommendation from the Joint Conference Committee of the Medical Staff to begin a cardiac stenting program for the communities we serve. [Read More]
Get tough on bullying: Speak up
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Get tough on bullying: Speak up
16 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can never hurt me.” Though we teach our children to ignore taunts because they cannot be physically hurt by them, evidence shows that words really can wound. [Read More]
SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Keep a close eye on moles
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SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Keep a close eye on moles
19 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
Are you seeing spots? The average person has between 10 and 40 moles, though the number can vary drastically. The number of moles that you have can change throughout your life, as new moles can develop and some may disappear as you age. [Read More]
SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Mental health illness treatable SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Mental health illness treatable
24 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
Indiana Regional Medical Center has been in the business of caring for people for over 100 years, and in 1998 the hospital opened the Behavioral Health unit specializing in the care of mental health needs in patients 55 years of age and older. [Read More]
SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Take steps to manage stress SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Take steps to manage stress
28 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
Most of us see stress as unavoidable, as part of being an employee, parent, student; as part of being human. Stress plays an important role in keeping us aware of our surroundings and able to react to change. [Read More]
SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Instill healthy habits in children SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Instill healthy habits in children
33 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
Childhood obesity is on the rise and nearing epidemic proportions in our country. [Read More]
SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Spiritual trip to Israel an honor SEEDS OF WELLNESS: Spiritual trip to Israel an honor
38 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
It was a great privilege to make a spiritual pilgrimage to the Holy Land with my church in January of this year, and as we approach this Easter season it brings the Bible to life in new ways now that I have seen Jerusalem and the Sea of Galilee firsthand. [Read More]
STEVE WOLFE: Keep health promises STEVE WOLFE: Keep health promises
41 weeks ago - - STEVE WOLFE
February has traditionally been the month where we take a look at marriage and how a happy relationship can help create a healthier you. [Read More]
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