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Remote Area Medical , a nonprofit, volunteer, medical relief corps, is sponsoring a two-day event at Ooltewah High School on Sept. 20 and 21, to provide free health, dental and vision services and exams for underserved, uninsured, unemployed and under-employed persons in Hamilton and surrounding counties.
The community expressed an interest in those services several years ago, but demand has changed over time, said Dr. Haney Assaad, vice president of medical affairs for the Grand Haven-based health system. The health system employs two midwives, who are currently seeing 48 pregnant clients, NOCHS spokeswoman Jen VanSkiver said.
Hundreds of volunteers in more than seven locations throughout the region will be armed with ribbons, banners, posters and wristbands as they decorate city centers in teal.
Dr. Stephanie Singer, who is offering treatment to combat the effects of aging, stands by a machine called the GE Lunar DXA, which assesses the bone health of patients. Dr. Stephanie Singer, an obstetrician and gynecologist, was tired of seeing patients, then having to whisk them away without the time to counsel them properly on overall health and wellness.
Over the past several weeks, an increasing number of GOP lawmakers have come out in favor of making birth control pills available over the counter , a move that's angered reproductive rights organizations who say candidates are merely pretending to care about women's health issues to win over female voters. Experts say that the question of access is actually more complex .
Breast-feeding isn't only good for babies. It can also reduce the risk of heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and high cholesterol.
John Fromhold, CEO of HackensackUMC Mountainside, speaks to an audience of local residents, hospital staff and town officials during a community meeting Wednesday night in the hospital auditorium. HackensackUMC Mountainside hosted a meeting with Glen Ridge residents Wednesday night to discuss the planned construction of a new medical office building.
Fish is a great catch in more ways than one-the omega-3 fatty acids can help you stay healthy from head-to-toe, and the benefits keep showing up year after year. Here, four science-backed reasons you'll want to serve it for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Singing River Hospital has completed a $6.3 million upgrade to the first three floors of the Southeast Tower, which began a little more than a year ago. Chief Executive Officer Kevin Holland tells The Sun Herald those floors on the eastern side of the front tower were gutted to update the rooms The first floor contains 15 oncology rooms, the second floor houses 16 medical and surgical rooms and the third floor holds 16 rooms geared toward women's health, including child delivery.
Dr Poulter worked as a registrar at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in 2009, specialising in obstetrics, gynaecology and women's health. The Royal Sussex will undergo a major A 420 million redevelopment following approval from the Department of Health and Treasury earlier this year.
Doctors talk with their patients about many things that might make some people uncomfortable - sexual issues, abuse , anxiety, depression, sleep habits, bowel habits, and fears about health-related topics - things that many people might not talk about in casual conversation at the coffee shop or at work. Doctors talk with their patients about smoking, weight, eating habits, exercise, seat belt use, helmet use, and a myriad of other health and safety issues.
Colorado Republican Cory Gardner is doing his damnedest to shake his anti-choice past and support for a personhood amendment that would elevate a fertilized egg to being a legal person. That amendment would have the end effect of banning many forms of birth control.
For those who have been following the governor's campaign in Texas, you'll know that Democrat Wendy Davis has Republican Greg Abbott very worried about the women's health issue. She's behind him in the polls, though not as much as you'd think in Texas, but the Abbott campaign reasonably worries that the get-out-the-vote push from Democrats will be aided by the relentless attacks by Republicans on women's health care access, both in terms of shutting down abortion clinics and cutting government aid to prevent pregnancy.
Sex differences lie at the core of biology. They are the driving force of evolution, and in many cases they are fundamental in health and medicine.
Blue Hill Women's Health Care, a department of Blue Hill Memorial Hospital, held a "birth" day party in the Blue Hill Town Park on Sunday, September 7. Since the fall of 2009, nearly 300 babies have been born to mothers cared for by Blue Hill Women's Health Care providers, according to a news release. The annual "birth" day event presents a chance for mothers of babies and young children to spend time together as well as an opportunity for the providers and staff to reconnect with families.
Q: As a middle-aged man, I'm considering a "low T" treatment. Is it as good as it sounds? A: Treating "low T" or low testosterone has become a multibillion-dollar industry promising men more energy, more muscle, increased libido and better performance by restoring testosterone to youthful levels.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 09:30 pm
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