Health & Wellness

Northwest Family is your number one resource for health and wellness information. We are here to provide you with the best resources for any and all of your health-related questions.  

Each month our doctors provide you with in-depth information on four different health topics.

Vaccination Awareness - Why Immunizations are Important

Apr 3, 2024, 6:43 PM
Recommendations will change as new research is released and new vaccines are approved. It is essential to stay up to date on recommendations by talking with your doctor.

What is a Healthy Diet?

Apr 3, 2024, 4:39 PM
What is a Healthy Diet - We want to clear up some confusion about what qualifies a “healthy diet” by debunking some diet myths and providing some tips.

Help to Quit Smoking or Using Tobacco Products

Apr 3, 2024, 2:43 PM
Discover the reasons to quit smoking or using tobacco products, immediate and long-term health benefits, and practical tips for quitting. Find support resources and learn how to talk to your doctor for additional help in your journey to quit smoking.

Oral Health and the Whole Body: Understanding the Connection

Apr 3, 2024, 2:43 PM
Discover the vital connection between oral health and overall well-being. Learn how poor oral hygiene can impact systemic health, including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, respiratory infections, and pregnancy complications. Find out why choosing Bassett Creek Dental for top-notch dental care is crucial for maintaining optimal health.

Understanding Parkinson's Disease

Apr 3, 2024, 2:27 PM
Learn about Parkinson's disease, a progressive neurological disorder affecting movement. Discover symptoms, causes, treatment options, and ongoing research efforts. Find hope and support for those living with Parkinson's.

The Importance of Play in Your Child's Development

Apr 3, 2024, 2:21 PM
Discover the crucial role of play in your child's development. Learn about its impact on physical health, emotional well-being, and cognitive skills. Find tips for encouraging active play and balancing screen time for a healthy childhood.