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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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Be a Good Sport and Don’t Injure Yourself!

Whether you’re a weekend warrior or a student out for your favorite sport, it’s important to keep your body in shape to prevent injuries. Now, we’re not saying you need abs of steel to be a great athlete, but you wouldn’t want to sign up for a marathon when you’ve been a couch potato for the last three months!

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Published Apr 27, 2017

Bacteria Can Also Be Good for You?!

When you think of bacteria, you think of getting sick, right? Well, believe it or not, there are actually lots of bacteria both inside our bodies and out in the world that are good for us. Crazy right? These are called probiotics, pro-good, get it?

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Published Apr 20, 2017

Annual Cholesterol Screening

Mahaska Health Partnership Hosts Annual Cholesterol Screening

Nathan Willey of Oskaloosa had his blood drawn by Brenda Lopez, RN, at Mahaska Health Partnership’s annual Community Cholesterol Screening on Tuesday, Feb. 12.

According to the American Heart Association, all adults age 20 and older should have their cholesterol checked at least once every five years to help detect indicators for heart disease, heart attack and stroke. The health system offered reduced-rate cholesterol screenings at its Oskaloosa campus and at New Sharon Medical Center.