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What You Need to Know About Asthma

When you think of spring and fall allergies, you probably envision runny noses, itchy eyes, and a scratchy throat. However, many people who suffer from seasonal or other types of allergies also experience another potentially life-threatening condition: Asthma. Asthma is … Read More >

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Meet Cardiothoracic Surgeon Dr. Marc Silver

Cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Marc Silver makes critical decisions in a high stress environment every day. After all, that’s a skillset he says is a “must-have” when your day includes operating on the human heart. However, when Dr. Silver first considered … Read More >

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Crittenton Nurse of the Year 2016

Crittenton 2016 Nurse of the Year, Purita Gonzales Bernardez   Congratulations to Purita Gonzales Bernardez Purita Gonzales “PG” Bernardez, RN, 4 West, Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit is Crittenton’s Nurse of the Year 2016. PG has cared for Crittenton patients for 33 years and is known as … Read More >

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Perks of Seasonal Food

Seasonal Perks to Benefit Your Family Even in the United States, with supermarkets packed with fruits, vegetables, and proteins, healthy eating can be a challenge. Unfortunately, despite good intentions, many of us “fall off the wagon” and make our diets … Read More >

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The Basics of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Do you experience gas, bloating, diarrhea or constipation, and general abdominal pain on a frequent basis? Do you worry about eating at restaurants or going out in public because you often need to find a restroom urgently? If these symptoms … Read More >