When Janet Panebaker thinks of hospice, she thinks of friendship. As a hospice volunteer, Panebaker will do anything she can to help out a patient or family – household chores, grocery shopping, errands. Mostly though, she just listens.
The Memorial Hospital will reap approximately $1.2 million in annual savings after it closes on a $37.6 million loan refinance with the United States Department of Agriculture this month.
Popcorn is a convenient, healthy and filling food that you can you can snack on without feeling guilty. A typical serving is 3 cups, popped. This provides 5 grams fiber, 4 grams protein, ample amount of B vitamins and minerals and some iron. To top it off, this whole grain only provides about 100 calories per 3 cup serving.
Stretching is just as important as exercise in your daily workout routine. Stretching those just-worked muscles can increase blood flow, improve athletic performance and decrease risk of injury.
If you’ve hit a milestone or are approaching one, it’s time to think about health screens. A little prevention can help ward off common health threats, including heart disease, diabetes and cancer.
Travelers preparing for a trip to warmer climates should add a visit to a physician as part of their departure check list.
Two new board members and one returning board member were welcomed to The Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees on Thursday night during the February monthly meeting.
Access to health care is set to become more convenient for mothers, babies and their doctors when remodeling at The Memorial Hospital at Craig is completed.
Cancer isn’t a part of most love stories, but when one Craig couple were confronted with the illness they didn’t let it stop them from dancing.
Refresh the life of your water with slices of strawberries, whole raspberries or lemon and lime wedges.
Valentine's Day is a few days away, and pink greeting cards, red roses and fancy boxes of chocolate fill store shelves tempting even the most health conscious to eat the food of the gods.
You might think if you were having a heart attack that it would be obvious. You’d feel a sharp pain and tightness that would make you grab your chest. Right? Maybe, but more often than not, no. In fact, heart attacks are one of the hardest conditions to diagnose.
Excellent hot and terrific cold, this is a treat for al fresco dining. And yes, you really do need 10 lemons.
News and events in health care.
Mental health provider Mind Springs Health has joined state and national Zero Suicide initiatives that offer tools to end suicide. “Zero Suicide embraces the critically important, fundamental idea that suicide is preventable,” said Executive Vice President of Mind Springs Health Michelle Hoy.