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Thyroid Health & You: What You Need to Know

Learn about four common types of thyroid disease. January is Thyroid Awareness Month and a good reminder to check in on your thyroid health. Experts believe that as many as 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disease, but more than half of these people are unaware of their condition. It’s also important to… Read More »

Coping With Loss Of Hospital, Rural Town Realizes: We Don’t Need A Hospital

Eliza Oliver helps her daughter, Taelyn, step down from the exam table after her wellness check at Community Health Center. The child’s doctor, who worked at the now-closed hospital, has been given a medical scribe who takes notes. The visit this time seemed more “personal,” Oliver says.(Sarah Jane Tribble/KHN) This story also ran on NPR.… Read More »