The Peoria Woman - December 2002

Vickie Clark is vice president of Administration & Regional Relations for the Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, working closely with the president on the overall administration of the PACVB. She talks about community organizations, the future of Peoria tourism, and much more.

Features

Lead Story

Family House Provides Home Away From Home
The Peoria area is already known for its outstanding medical community, and plans are in the works to expand and enrich that legacy even further. But when out-of-towners come to our community to take advantage of its world class care, where do their families stay?

Peoria Profile

Dana Humes Goff, Boyd Obstetrics
Health care is a tradition in the family of Galesburg native Dana Humes Goff. Her mother was an LPN, and her oldest sister was in nurse’s training at Cottage Hospital when Humes Goff was born. “She was on OB rotation the night my mother went into labor with me, and she assisted with my birth,” she said.

Columns

The Family Planning Debate
Tori Phelps, The Peoria Woman Editor
Let Chiropractic Boost Your Immune System
Dr. Tony Fry, Peoria Chiropractical Center
How Does Your Kitchen Rate?
Mary Sandy, Wellington's Kitchen Galleries
Cut Down on Health Premiums by Taking Care of Yourself
Jeanne Buysee, American Family Insurance

Extras

From the Editor

What Would Your Grandma Say?
Jan Wright, Publisher
Just what would my grandma say about my life today, I wondered. “That question is posed as a basis for making decisions by many Chinese,” said Christian Brutzer, president and general manager of Heraeus Kulzer Dental Lab, Ltd. in Shanghai last month.