Be The Beat: Save a Life I American Heart Month

Be The Beat: Save a Life I American Heart Month

In the United States, approximately 356,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests occur each year and less than 10% of these victims survive¹. Fortunately, survival rates can be significantly increased by a simple, yet lifesaving technique – CPR (Cardiopulmonary...
Five Things We Learned About Alzheimer’s Disease in 2022

Five Things We Learned About Alzheimer’s Disease in 2022

2022 was a productive and promising year for Alzheimer’s research, including discoveries related to the causes, risk factors and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Below are five important things we learned about Alzheimer’s in 2022: Alzheimer’s...
FirstLink Community Directory: A Collaborative Approach

FirstLink Community Directory: A Collaborative Approach

The mission of FirstLink is to assist individuals in identifying, accessing and making effective use of community and volunteer resources. Firstlink provides free resources, free listening and support as well as crisis intervention services and serves all of North...
Advancing Rural Health Equity

Advancing Rural Health Equity

According to the CDC, more than 61 million Americans live in rural areas. Rural residents tend to be older and in poorer health than their urban counterparts and rural communities often face challenges with access to care, financial viability and the important link...
CDC Releases UPDATED Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Pain

CDC Releases UPDATED Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Pain

Pain affects the lives of millions of Americans every day and improving pain care and the lives of patients with pain is a public health imperative. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released updated and expanded recommendations for clinicians...
SanfordHelps: Removing Barriers and Improving Access

SanfordHelps: Removing Barriers and Improving Access

When it comes to healthcare, Sanford Health goes beyond just caring for physical well-being. The COVID pandemic emphasized the need to assist individuals with food insecurities, transportation issues, access to medications and much more. Sanford Health recently...