Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy Meal Plan

During pregnancy, you'll need protein and calcium for your baby's tissues and bones. But you'll also need extra folic acid to reduce the risk...

Is It Lice? What Parents Need to Know.

Hearing that a head lice outbreak is underway at your child’s daycare or school, or that your child has been found to have lice,...

Kidney Stones 101

About 1 in 10 people will have a kidney stone at some point in their lives. Men are more likely to suffer this condition...

What Are the Early Symptoms of Dementia?

Distinguishing between normal memory loss and symptoms of dementia can be challenging. Here are some of the more common symptoms that are...

5 Things to Know About Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is frightening because it is not usually found early when it is best treated. Here’s what all women should know about understanding their...

Why Does My Belly Hurt?

Quick anatomy lesson: When most people say, “My stomach hurts,” they may not technically mean the stomach. Pain in this region can also involve...

Upper GI Test Procedures: Barium Swallow vs. Endoscopy

Two procedures used to examine the digestive tract are a barium swallow and an endoscopy. While they are related in their goal of helping...

5 Supplements Men Should Take

The best way to get the vitamins and minerals you need is through food. In theory, a balanced diet should provide everything a man’s...

Flu Epidemic of 2018 – What’s New with Flu?

2018 - the epic flu epidemic? The flu season is the worst in nearly a decade, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).  Forty-nine...

Helping Patients Prepare for Pregnancy in Louisville, Kentucky

Women preparing to conceive generally plan 6-12 months ahead and are strongly advised to meet with their doctor. Learn more about what to know before getting pregnant from Baptist Health.

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The Benton Primary Care Health Clinic in Kentucky

The primary care health clinic in Benton offers appointments and urgent care for walk-ins. Learn more about Baptist Health Medical Group Benton's primary care.
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Ear Tube Placement Surgery (Myringotomy) in La Grange, Kentucky

An ear tube placement surgery (myringotomy) helps with treating ear infections. Learn about this ENT (ear, nose and throat) treatment from Baptist Health.