The Lily Pad, 03.14.22

Monday Motivation

“Everybody needs a passion. That’s what keeps life interesting. If you live without passion, you can go through life without leaving any footprints.”

—Betty White 

Office Spotlight


Pediatric nurse practitioners are a special bunch. They know how to make our kids feel better when they’re sick. They can also make the whole experience at the doctor’s office less frightening and more educational. Get to know the nurse practitioners at Hancock Pediatrics in Greenfield by reading more about them here.

Making Health Possible

It’s time to celebrate spring! The first official day of the new season—Sunday, March 20—is less than a week away. Our health and lifestyle site,, can get you prepped for the warmer weather. There are all sorts of ideas for freshening up your home and garden and maintaining your focus on your good health, too.  

Stressed about spring sneeze season? Here’s help.

Ready for a fresh start? Begin at home.

Got a green thumb? Get gardening!

Calm Krazzle

Do urgent care centers stress you out? How about the thought of a blood test, X-ray, or MRI? We get it—and that’s why we built Gateway Hancock Health. There’s no good reason to be Krazzled when you’re just trying to get the care you need. So calm Krazzle. Visit Gateway.

Hank’s Dad Joke of the Week

Q: What is a frog’s favorite sport?

A: Croaket.