Health +

 Wellness

Welcome to HealthPossible.org!

Turns out making health possible is about a lot more than taking care of your physical body.

Learn More

MORE Health +

 Wellness
Reproductive Health

How to Prepare for Your First Pap Smear

For most women, turning 21 has an odd caveat to go with the milestone: their first pap smear. A pap smear (also known as a pap test) is a vaginal exam that screens for cervical cancer.

Learn More
Safety

Bike Safety Tips to Ride Happier and Healthier

Spring is (finally) here, and with it all the fun outdoor activities we’ve been waiting for. Especially biking. But before you jump on Big Red (let’s be honest, everyone has a name for their bike) to get some fresh air and exercise, be prepared.

Learn More
Sleep

Break the Insomnia Cycle, Without Pills

Nearly 38 million Americans take the sleep prescription for their insomnia. A significant fraction suffers strange side effects.

Learn More
Prevention

When should you go to immediate care? Or the ER? Or your doctor?

Wouldn’t it be nice if you never had any health problems—or if, when you did have them, they always happened during the work week at around 9:30 in the morning?

Learn More

Reproductive

 Health
SEE ALL IN Reproductive Health

April is Cesarean Awareness Month

Did you know that nearly a third of all babies in America are delivered by cesarean section?

Learn More

What is the Cervix and What Does it Do?

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. If you have a cervix, it’s…

Learn More

Tiny but Mighty: Get to Know Your Ovaries

Ovaries may be small, but they are quite powerful—in more ways than…

Learn More

Flu Shot: More Important In 2020 Than Ever Before

Learn More

Donating Blood Is the Easiest Way to Save A Life

Learn More

COVID-19 Makes This Year the Best Year for a Flu Shot

Getting a flu vaccine any year is a good idea but getting…

Learn More

Screenings +

 Self Exams
SEE ALL IN Screenings + Self-Exams

Encourage Others to Get Their Mammograms

Learn More

Knowledge Is Power: The Real Reason to Schedule Those Pesky Annual Exams

Even if you’d rather clean out the garage than have an annual…

Learn More

Check in with your body: Five self-exams

How’s your body? Even if you’re generally in good health, you’re likely…

Learn More

Socially Distanced Trick-Or-Treating Is Possible and Creative

Learn More

Essential Essentials for At-Home COVID-19 Care

You consider yourself a pro as you’ve been hand washing, wearing a…

Learn More

Have More Fun in the Sun With Safe Summer Habits

Here comes the summer sun, signaling time for outdoor enjoyment, family fun—and…

Learn More

Blood Tests: A Bloody Good Idea!

We’re out for blood. Want to know why? Blood tests can tell us more about what’s happening in a person’s body then almost anything else.

Learn More

Welcoming you to Gateway Hancock Health

Learn More

The Irony of Virtual Medicine

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, I never considered practicing virtual medicine. I…

Learn More