Monthly Archives: April 2014

Network of Support for Opiate Abusers is Needed

This article was originally published on April 23, 2014 in the Wisconsin State Journal. Regarding recent coverage of heroin use, as addiction medicine physicians at Meriter, we confirm the opiate crisis is not overstated. Opiate abuse is rampant in Dane … Continue reading

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Grilling Season Recipes from Krista Kohls

Krista Kohls, a Meriter Clinical Dietitian, has several recipes to help you prepare for grilling season. From black bean burgers to turkey burgers, enjoy these healthy alternatives at your next barbecue! Homemade Black Bean Veggie Burgers *Courtesy of Allrecipes.com* Ingredients … Continue reading

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Dispelling Common Myths about Cosmetic Procedures

By: Denise Baker, RN, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery There comes a time in every woman’s life when she looks in the mirror and wonders, “When did that wrinkle get there?” Plenty of us have spent dollars upon dollars on products … Continue reading

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Meriter Children’s Center Celebrates The Week of the Young Child

This week Meriter Children’s Center has been celebrating The Week of the Young Child. This annual celebration is an opportunity to focus public attention on the needs of young children and their families. To celebrate, the children have participated in … Continue reading

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Industry Experts Assess the ACA

In a recent InBusiness article, Dr. Robert Turngren, president of Meriter Medical Group, joined a panel of local industry experts to assess the Affordable Care Act’s long-term impacts. Click here to read the complete article.

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Seven Ways to Better Manage Your Allergies

By: Dr. Jeremy Bufford, Allergy/Immunology If you suffer from seasonal allergies, you may have started to notice a runny nose or itchy eyes. From avoiding allergic triggers to options for preventing and treating symptoms, here are several suggestions to manage … Continue reading

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Meriter Launches Interactive Experience for JointCare Program

Online care plan guides patients through joint replacement surgery and recovery Continue reading

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