Taking Care of Our Communities

Family mealIt’s fundamental to Altru Health System to make the communities we serve better places to live and raise families. We’re continually working to increase access and services across our region.

To do that, we’re hiring more physicians and offering more …

One day | 24 hours | 1,440 minutes | 86,400 seconds | Infinite moments

Each day is filled with infinite moments to touch the lives of everyone we meet. It doesn’t really matter how one breaks down the increments. It’s what we do during those moments that makes the difference.


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13 Tips for Smarter Eating in 2013

Healthy Choices is our freshest series featuring lifestyle tips from Altru’s wellness experts. This resource is designed to guide your healthy path in 2013. Here’s our first guest post from Altru registered dietitian, Jennifer Haugen.

Feeling a little thick around …

Top 9 Healthy Holiday Gifts

Naughty or nice, everyone on your list could likely use some healthy encouragement. Why not give the gift of wellness this holiday? Here are 10 ideas to get the creative juices flowing.

1. Fruit and cheese basket. Holiday cookie platters …

Good Things Come in Threes

As you know from my last blog post, Choice Health & Fitness is my fitness haven. I’ve enjoyed the many perks of this facility since it opened.

But, when my day is bogged with meetings and deadlines, it can …

We Define Tomorrow’s Health

Earlier this week, We revealed how a generous donation to Altru Foundation will create the Sanny and Jerry Ryan Center for Prevention and Genetics. This center will focus on prevention and encourage healthier lifestyles for all ages.

Today, We’re