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.

Healthy New Year’s Resolutions You Can Keep

Jan 10, 2022, 9:50 AM
As we welcome 2022 it is time to set healthy new year’s resolutions you can keep. The key to long term success with resolutions are to set attainable goals.

What is a Colonoscopy?

Jan 10, 2022, 9:20 AM
While you may have an idea of what a colonoscopy is let us explain the procedure, what to expect, recommendations and the importance of this exam.

Staying Healthy Over the Holidays

Dec 7, 2021, 10:38 PM
The holidays have arrived!  While this is a joyous time, for many of us this time of year is also filled with lots of stress.

The Pandemic’s Effect on Depression and Anxiety

Dec 7, 2021, 4:13 PM
With the pandemic undoubtably affecting all our lives, we have seen a steep increase in anxiety and depression disorders since 2020, and the trend continues to rise in 2021.

Understanding Depression and Anxiety

Dec 7, 2021, 3:38 PM
Depression and anxiety are among the most common mental health disorders in the world.

The Importance of Regular Physical Activity

Dec 7, 2021, 9:20 AM
Regular physical activity and exercise is important for bodies to stay healthy.