health

Family Focused

Dr. Kendall Wagner didn’t get where he is by taking shortcuts. Just to become a doctor, the native of Waldron faced double the amount…

Welcome Home Ronald McDonald House

Fort Smith’s Ronald McDonald House Nears Milestone It’s been a scary, stressful year, but Allison Davis can’t stop smiling these days. As River Valley…

Access to Care in Chaffee Crossing

To keep up with an increasing need for access to health care in the River Valley, Baptist Health has added a second location in…

It Takes Heart

Baptist Health-Fort Smith Program Offers Therapy, Education for Cardiac Rehab Patients to Live Healthier Lifestyle For Burt Kelly, living a life with purpose is…

Make 2020 Amazing

How to find the time to reach your health goals in the new year Whether it’s inches, pounds or pant sizes, we all have…

Baptist Marks One Year in Western Region

It’s been a year since Baptist Health officially assumed operations of Sparks Health System’s two hospitals in Fort Smith and Van Buren, plus affiliated…

Understanding Hereditary Cancer Risks

For Cindy Smith, a registered radiologic technologist and sonographer at Baptist Health Breast Center-Fort Smith, discovering her risk of cancer was important. Thanks to…

When Men Avoid Seeing a Doctor

“I’m fine.” “I don’t have time.” “I’d rather tough it out.” If you’ve ever suggested your boyfriend, husband or father go to the doctor, you’ve…