WELCOME TO OUR BLOGThe stories below provide an inside look at our physicians, staff and include numerous resources for our patients and the community.
Thanksgiving is a favorite holiday for many, probably because its focus of food and family can appeal to nearly everyone. Plus, it’s just too much fun making turkey and fall-themed crafts! But since every child is probably already making a turkey out of a handprint, here are some other fun craft ideas for kids.read more
There’s no cure for diabetes, a condition that affects more than 30 million Americans or about nine percent of the entire population, but it can be managed. The food you eat, your exercise routine and the medications you take can all keep your blood glucose in check.read more
Colds, flu, cuts and broken bones don’t always happen Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. That’s why we created our Urgent Care clinics, located in Morningside, the Northside and South Sioux City. These clinics are open after hours, weekends and even holidays and accept new patients without appointments. Now, we’re making this essential healthcare service even better with online reservations.read more
An annual well-child visit should be on every parent’s to-do list. Most parents take their children to well-child visits regularly as infants as toddlers, but these visits are just as important for older kids.read more
So your little one is ready to go away to sleepaway camp. There are feelings of excitement and anticipation, and that’s just for you! There are also feelings of anxiety, especially when it comes to deciding what to pack. Not to worry, Family Healthcare of Siouxland has you covered. Below are the top items to pack that can help make your child’s experience with sleepaway camp a positive and healthy one!read more
If you are 50 or older, it is time to think about colorectal cancer screening. Colorectal Cancer is the third most common type of non-skin cancer in both men and women. It is estimated that nearly 135,000 people will be diagnosed with it every year, and more than 49,000 will die from it. You don’t have to be a statistic.read more