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Preparing for Baby: Steps to Help Ensure a Healthy Baby

Use this preconception checklist to ensure you are taking steps to help ensure a healthy baby. Preparing your body for pregnancy will help ensure a nourishing pregnancy and healthy baby while lowering your risk of complications during this enjoyable time … Read More >

Exciting News for Cardiac Catheterization Patients

“We have been expanding our use of transradial access to ensure better patient outcomes and comfort.” – Dr. Samer Y. Kazziha, Executive Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services Each year, more than one million cardiac catheterizations are performed in the United … Read More >

Healthy Eating Doesn’t Have to Be Expensive

Your money or your health. When it comes to nutrition, sometimes it can seem like a choice between the two. Researchers recently calculated the cost of following the government’s dietary guidelines in one metropolitan area. Eating the right foods, such … Read More >

Women: Surgery with Less Worry through Minimally Invasive Techniques

There was a time when women facing a hysterectomy were offered a vaginal or an abdominal procedure. The abdominal procedure is performed through a large incision, leaving patients with a long recovery time, significantly more pain after surgery, and higher … Read More >

Having an Asthma Emergency?

Get to the emergency department, stat!  When to Go to the ED Every day, about 5,000 Americans end up in an emergency room because of asthma. In general, call your doctor for advice if: Your asthma isn’t responding to your … Read More >