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HornerStanley Horner, DO

Dr. Stanley Horner is an Allergy/Immunology Specialist who recently joined the MHP Medical Group. 

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Not so Swell

You’ve probably heard of a lymph node, but do you know what they do? Well, as part of a larger network called your lymphatic system, these nodes plays a big role in assisting your body in removing waste and preventing fluid buildup, a pretty important role wouldn’t you say?

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Published Jul 20, 2017

Don’t get shell shocked!

Peanut allergies are the most common food allergy among children today. Recent research suggests the roasting process has changed the body’s ability to recognize the proteins in the food and process them without an immune response.

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Published Jul 13, 2017

Girl Scouts donate Blankets

Girl Scouts donate blankets to MHP Emergency Services

Girl Girl Scouts Troop 183 recently donated fleece blankets they made to Mahaska Health Partnership Emergency Services. According to Troop Leader Theresa Graheck, Oskaloosa Girls Inc. gave $250 donation to each of the girl scout troops in Oskaloosa and challenged them to do a community service project. Her troop discovered the Linus Project, which provides blankets for comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized or otherwise in need. The girls donated 32 blankets they made to MHP Emergency Services, the MHP Hospice Serenity House and to Birthright. Shown delivering the blankets to MHP are, from right: MHP Emergency Services Director Andrea Hagist, Emily Grahek, Kenzie McCallum, Audrey Chambers, Brynn Shaull, Nichole Stout and Grayhek. Not shown from Troop 183 is Lizzy DeJong.