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Did you know that an estimated 18 million people suffer from sleep apnea? A majority of sleep apnea sufferers remain undiagnosed and untreated. Learn about what sleep apnea is and how it can impact the health of adults today.
 
Do you toss and turn throughout the night? Is your snoring keeping your significant other awake? Are you struggling to fight through your fatigue during the day? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be one of the estimated 18 million people living with a sleep apnea. Learn about the possible health implications of sleep apnea and how it can be impacting your quality of life today!
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Family medicine physicians provide comprehensive health care that is based on a patient's family history and are committed to providing continuous quality care to every member of the family through every stage in life. This means they can provide health risk assessments for all family members; learn more today.
 
Did you know that family practitioners can perform health risk assessments? If you have a family history or believe you are at risk for a condition or disease please contact your family medicine doctor to set up a health risk assessment today. 
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UnityPoint at Home has hospital grade pumps and supplies for nursing mothers available for rent and purchase. Learn more about the equipment and training programs available today. 
 
Did you know we offer several retail locations where customers and their families can conveniently purchase or rent equipment? We even have equipment for new (or soon to be) moms! Take a look at our maternity and nursing at home equipment today.
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For many adolescent and young adult cancer patients, children may not be in the patient’s current plan but that does not mean they should rule out the option for the future. As a result, the impact of cancer on fertility is an important topic for patients to consider.
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Did you know that Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)is the third leading cause of death in United States? COPD is a serious health condition that claims more than 133,000 lives each year. Take a look at these seven steps to help patients regain control of their life after a COPD diagnosis.
 
Did you know that approximately 12.7 million Americans are currently living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)? There are various steps that can be taken to help manage and treat COPD symptoms; take a look at what they are today.
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Did you know that a single organ and tissue donor can save up to 50 lives? Learn more about what organ donation is, what organs can be donated and how to make this life changing decision here.
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From birth to adulthood, a child looks to his or her parents for total support. But what happens to a child when the parents suffer from substance abuse? The Iowa Drug Endangered Children (DEC) program at +Blank Children's Hospital protects Iowa's children from the impact of parental substance abuse. Learn more today.
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Pregnancy Guide

You are pregnant ... But how do you prepare for having a baby? Our pregnancy guide is meant to give you a good overview about what to expect during pregnancy and some of the things you should be thinking about. A one-stop online resource for all things pregnancy and baby! www.unitypoint.org/PregnancyGuide
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Did you know that approximately 40 million Americans suffer from spring allergies? Take a look at what steps can be taken to keep allergies from disturbing day-to-day life. 
 
Spring means more than just longer days, warmer weather and blooming flowers. For those who summer from allergies it is the start of watery eyes, sneezing and a mess of other allergy symptoms. Learn more about the causes, symptoms, remedies and treatment options for seasonal allergies today!
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As the leading provider of pediatric care throughout Central Iowa, +Blank Children's Hospital has actively and eagerly shared in the responsibility of each child’s unique health care needs for nearly 70 years. 
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UnityPoint - Des Moines 1200 Pleasant Street Des Moines, Iowa 50309
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Iowa Methodist. Iowa Lutheran. Methodist West. Blank Children's Hospital. John Stoddard Cancer Center.
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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.