UnityPoint Health Occupational Medicine Newsletter | September 2013

UnityPoint Clinic - Express

180 Jordan Creek Parkway, Suite 120
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

Closed Patients
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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th St. SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ingersoll

2103 Ingersoll Ave., Ste. 2
Des Moines, Iowa 50312

Closed Patients
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Urgent Care - Ankeny

3625 N. Ankeny Blvd.
Suite E
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

Closed Patients
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Urgent Care - Lakeview

6000 University Avenue
Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

Closed Patients
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Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

Closed Patients
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Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 SE 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320

Closed Patients
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Urgent Care - Urbandale

2901 86th Street
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

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UnityPoint Health - Des Moines








Although it's been a month since we closed the gates on another Iowa State Fair, I may still be digesting a deep fried Oreo. Some thoughts about eating and a few other tidbits are below... 

Labor Day Recap

In 1894, President Grover Cleveland federalized Labor Day, making it an official holiday. I see this as a terrific excuse for some unimportant trivia.     READ MORE...

The Talking Snack Machine

You can buy almost anything in a vending machine (I saw a Best Buy machine at an airport lately - headphones and iPods galore in there). Are your workplace vending machines sending employees the wrong message?     READ MORE...

Sprains, Strains, and Snake Bites

All this food talk has me thinking back to an analogy about slips being the bread and butter of our injury clinics. If that's true, then sprains are in a food group all their own.     READ MORE...

Shoes Aren't Sexist 

Strange title, huh? At least it got you to read this promo. Foot comfort may not be the most exciting health and safety topic out there, but it can definitely make your life easier.     READ MORE...

Fitness Centers (& Snowstorms) Cause Obesity

We all know exercise is important, but what's the best way to help employees feel motivated and equipped to exercise regularly? Check out some interesting stats and ideas on the issue.     READ MORE...


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