Profile

Cover photo
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines
148 followers|78,643 views
AboutPostsPhotos

Stream

 
Nutrition: Do This, Not That!
Diets, nutrition labels and healthy foods can be complicated. Learn about what you should be doing with your nutrition, and what you could be doing wrong.
Nutrition is complicated! Trust our weight loss experts to teach you about healthy foods, nutrition labels, and more.
1
Add a comment...
 
What provides physical, emotional, logistical, and spiritual support to cancer patients and their families? The answer is palliative care.
 
Palliative Care: A Holistic Cancer Treatment Approach
Cancer is devastating for both patients and their families, but a palliative care team can help by providing additional resources and support.
The word "cancer" brings up thoughts of chemo and radiation. With palliative care, it's possible to manage cancer symptoms with a holistic treatment.
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
Find out all the benefits of incorporating salmon into your diet!
 
EatWellLiveWell: Our New Heart-Healthy Salmon Recipe
Check out our new recipe, specially created by our nutrition specialists!
Try our new heart-healthy recipe, Maple-mustard Marinated Salmon, today!
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
While parents can’t prevent stress from entering their child’s life, there are ways they can help children cope and manage stress. Learn more about the best ways to help the children in your life!
Kid's lives are not as carefree as adults often think. Find out common stressors for children and how you can help.
1
1
Blanca Perez's profile photo
Add a comment...
 
Questions about Measles? UnityPoint Clinic has your answers in this #infographic !
 
Worried about the recent measles outbreak? UnityPoint Clinic experts discuss everything you and your family need to know about the recent outbreak and how to protect yourselves.
UnityPoint Clinic discusses the critical details you and your loved ones need to know about the recent measles outbreak.
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
The deadline to register for Health Insurance is quickly approaching. Are you covered?
 
Time is Running Out: Sign Up for Health Insurance Today!
Don’t miss the deadline - register for Health Insurance before February 15.  
Time is running out to enroll for 2015 health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act. Learn about your coverage options and how to enroll today!
View original post
1
Add a comment...
Have them in circles
148 people
Kim Howell's profile photo
Katrina Reger's profile photo
Freedom Blend Coffee's profile photo
Mehedi Hasan's profile photo
DoOverz's profile photo
Ramsey Mazda's profile photo
211 Central Iowa's profile photo
Leen Ha Pong N's profile photo
Katie Stocking's profile photo
 
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the U.S. Discover how you can prevent it today!
 
If You Could Prevent Colorectal Cancer, Would You?
With 49,700 deaths of colorectal cancer estimated for 2015, prevention and screenings are key for detecting signs of colorectal cancer.
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States. Take the time to understand how it can be prevented today!
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
When Do Chest Pains Become More Than Just Pain? 
Are you updated on the early symptoms of heart attacks? Read more here!
 

When Do Chest Pains Become More Than Just Pain?
Avoid potentially fatal heart attacks by educating you and your loved ones with the early symptoms and warning signs!
Don't ignore the warning signs of a heart attack! Find out when you should call 911 from the experts at UnityPoint Clinic in Des Moines!
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
Your heart beats around 100,000 times a day. Find out how to keep it healthy at any age.
 
Your Heart as You Age (Infographic)
Did you know that the heart is actually in the center of your chest between your lungs? It’s easier to feel on the left side of your chest because it’s tipped slightly to the left. Learn more about your heart’s health at any age!
Learn about your heart throughout all of life's stages. Find out what it looks like from birth to older-adulthood with this infographic!
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
Wondering about the difference between a man and a woman’s heart? Take a look at the latest infographic from UnityPoint Clinic for A Look Into A Woman’s Heart.
 
A Look Into A Woman's Heart
Did you know that heart diseases causes 1 in 3 women's deaths each year? Learn more with our latest infographic!
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in women. Take a look into the female heart and learn more about the risk factors surrounding heart disease in women.
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
Show You Love Him, Help Protect His Heart with this infographic on reducing his risk of heart disease!
 
Are the men in your life at risk for heart disease?
Did you know that 70 to 89% of cardiac episodes occur in men every year? Show You Love Him, Help Protect His Heart with this infographic from the experts at UnityPoint Clinic.
One in four male deaths are related to heart disease. Discover ways to decrease the risk of heart disease in men with tips from the UnityPoint Clinic experts!
View original post
1
Add a comment...
 
Find out how UnityPoint at Home is Mending Hearts with cardiac rehabilitation in honor of Cardiac Rehabilitation Week!
 
Mending Hearts with Cardiac Rehabilitation
Did you know February 8-14 is Cardiac Rehabilitation Week? Discover the importance and benefits that cardiac rehabilitation can provide from the UnityPoint at Home chronic care team!
In honor of Cardiac Rehabilitation week, UnityPoint at Home is raising awareness of the importance of cardiac rehabilitation.
View original post
1
Add a comment...
People
Have them in circles
148 people
Kim Howell's profile photo
Katrina Reger's profile photo
Freedom Blend Coffee's profile photo
Mehedi Hasan's profile photo
DoOverz's profile photo
Ramsey Mazda's profile photo
211 Central Iowa's profile photo
Leen Ha Pong N's profile photo
Katie Stocking's profile photo
Contact Information
Contact info
Phone
(515) 241-6212
Address
UnityPoint - Des Moines 1200 Pleasant Street Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Story
Tagline
Iowa Methodist. Iowa Lutheran. Methodist West. Blank Children's Hospital. John Stoddard Cancer Center.
Introduction
Iowa Health - Des Moines is now UnityPoint - Des Moines. UnityPoint - Des Moines is the parent of four hospitals: Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Blank Children's Hospital and Methodist West Hospital.

With a vast array of health services and specialists, UnityPoint - Des Moines offers spectacular care throughout the Des Moines metro.