Minimize your chance of falling with safety tips from Melissa Fournier, director of the Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center at Newport Hospital. Read more.
Karolyn Zambrotta, CNM, explains the role of a midwife. Read more.
If left uncontrolled, diabetes can put a person at risk for a host of
complications that can negatively affect organs and limbs, ranging from
the feet to gums.Read more.
According to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, not
counting some types of skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common
women regardless of race or ethnicity. Read more.
Jon Brett, PhD, a psychologist with Newport Hospital’s Partial
Hospitalization Program, talks about the state of substance abuse and
the stages of recovery. Read more.
Identifying the signs of suicide is an important first step in finding ways to prevent it from happening. Read more.
Warning signs may occur prior to suicide. Read more.
Education about breast feeding must begin prior to birth. Read more.
Understand the dangers and learn how to avoid them. Read more.
Get words of advice regarding summer activities from child and adolescent psychiatrist, Abiola Alao, MD. Read more.
Jon Brett, MD, a clinical psychologist with Newport Hospital’s Adult
Partial Hospitalization Program, answers common questions about mental
Lyme disease is the most prevalent tick-borne disease and according to
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 95 percent of all
Lyme disease cases reported in 2012 were from just 13 states, most of
those concentrated in the northeast. Read more.
The medical director of Newport Hospital’s Stroke Program, answers
common questions about stroke and what being a Primary Stroke Center
means. Read more.
Benefits for patients include smaller incisions, less pain and early discharge from the hospital.Read more.
The flu, is easily caught from being around people who are coughing and sneezing, and from doorknobs, handles, and elevator buttons. Read more.
If you just made a New Year’s resolution to start and maintain a regular fitness routine, you need to read this.Read more.
What we eat is directly related to heart health. Read more.