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.

Common Issues Experienced While Breastfeeding

Aug 2, 2021, 10:22 AM
Breastfeeding has amazing benefits for both the mother and the baby, but there are some common issues that may be experienced when breastfeeding.

The Importance of Back-to-School Check-ups

Jul 14, 2021, 11:04 AM
As summer flies by it is time to start planning for all of those back-to-school to-dos, such as shopping for supplies and clothing, but most important scheduling your child’s annual check-up.

Men’s Health Month

Jun 7, 2021, 11:56 AM
During June we celebrate Men’s Health Month by talking about some of the uncomfortable topics like testicular cancer, low testosterone, and the importance of regular doctor visits.

Skin Cancer Awareness Month - Are you Practicing Safe Sun?

May 20, 2021, 9:27 AM
Skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed type of cancer and in most cases is preventable.

Understanding Immunizations and Vaccines - Questions Answered

Apr 7, 2021, 11:36 AM
COVID-19 has made a very big impact on all of us, but now more than ever people are asking questions about immunizations and vaccinations.

Keeping Kids Physically Healthy

Apr 7, 2021, 11:16 AM
In general, things that you do to keep yourself healthy are very similar to how you should help your children be physically healthy.