Workin’ Out at Work: Corporate Wellness in Nevada

Read Workin’ Out at Work: Corporate Wellness in Nevada.

Wellness programs are becoming more popular in today’s economy as both employers and employees alike work to keep healthcare costs down. Wellness programs are workplace programs that promote healthy lifestyle choices, offer opportunities to take control of health issues and cut healthcare costs. Programs may include education, athletic opportunities, on-site medical screenings, health coaching and… [More...]

How Healthy is Nevada?

Here’s the bad news. When it comes to overall health, Nevada ranks in the lower half among all 50 states. That’s according to the 24th annual America’s Health Rankings from United Health Foundation. The report, the longest running of its kind in the country, placed Nevada No. 37 among all 50 states for overall heath,… [More...]

Ashley McDowell Joins HealthCare Partners Medical Group

Ashley McDowell a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty, and urgent care in Southern Nevada.

PAHRUMP, Nev.  -  Ashley McDowell, a certified physician assistant, has joined HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group providing primary, specialty, and urgent care in Southern Nevada.  McDowell, a certified physician assistant, will be seeing patients at the Calvada Primary Care facility located at 1501 E. Calvada Blvd. in Pahrump, Nev. McDowell began seeing patients… [More...]

Mark Leo, M.D., F.A.C.S. to Host Discussion on Men’s Health, Erectile Dysfunction

Dr. Mark Leo will present a men’s health seminar to discuss the signs, symptoms and treatment options for erectile dysfunction.

What:  Dr. Mark Leo, a physician with Urology Specialist of Nevada and president of the Las Vegas Urological Society, will present a men’s health seminar to discuss the signs, symptoms and treatment options for erectile dysfunction and male stress urinary incontinence (bladder leakage). Erectile dysfunction affects about 30 million men in the United States, and… [More...]

Fyzical Therapy and Balance Centers to Host Free Fall Risk Screenings in Honor of Veterans Day

WHO:              Fyzical Therapy and Balance Centers            WHAT:           In honor of Veterans Day, Fyzical Therapy and Balance Centers will offer free fall risk screenings for military veterans. Nearly one in three adults experience some form of balance or dizziness problem. World-renowned physical therapist, Brian K. Werner, MPT, has observed an increasing trend of military veterans who have… [More...]

Werner Institute for Balance and Dizziness Joins Forces with Fyzical Therapy and Balance Centers

Werner Institute for Balance and Dizziness founder announced the company has joined forces with Fyzical Therapy and Balance Centers.

LAS VEGAS – Werner Institute for Balance and Dizziness founder, Brian K. Werner, MPT, announced the company has joined forces with Fyzical Therapy and Balance Centers, a nationwide network of medical and scientific-based physical therapy and fitness centers. The company, now operating under the Fyzical Therapy and Balance Centers name, will continue operations at its two… [More...]

HealthCare Partners Encourages Back-to-School Immunizations, Preventative Health Measures

LAS VEGAS – As families stock up on back-to-school supplies and enjoy the remaining days of summer vacation, HealthCare Partners Medical Group, a leading physician-run group of primary, specialty and urgent care providers in Southern Nevada, urges parents to ensure their children are caught up on required immunizations and other important health measures before they… [More...]

How Healthy is Nevada?

When it comes to overall health, Nevada has some opportunities for improvement. That’s according to the 22nd annual America’s Health Rankings from United Health Foundation. The report, the longest running of its kind in the country, placed Nevada No. 42 among all 50 states for overall heath, up five spots from last year. Here’s a… [More...]