What is Lymphedema and How is it Treated?
Specialties
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Specialties
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What is Lymphedema and How is it Treated?

Helene King - March 22, 2013

Nothing unusual had happened in “Janet A’s*” daily life, so she was shocked when her arm suddenly started to swell up. She went to Northwest Hospital in…

Cardiac Rehab: Help After a Heart Attack
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Cardiac Rehab: Help After a Heart Attack

Helene King - February 14, 2013

Surviving a heart attack or living with a heart condition is just the beginning of the journey. Learning to relax and enjoy life again after a crisis…

Heart Disease: What is Calcium Scoring?
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Heart Disease: What is Calcium Scoring?

Helene King - February 7, 2013

Heart disease tragically affects almost every family in the United States. It is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States,…

Congestive Heart Failure
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Congestive Heart Failure

Helene King - February 6, 2013

Elizabeth Taylor died of congestive heart failure (CHF) at the age of 79 on March 23, 2011. Her death raises awareness of this serious condition that affects…

A Heart to Heart about the Effects of Exercise on Cardiovascular Health
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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A Heart to Heart about the Effects of Exercise on Cardiovascular Health

Helene King - January 16, 2013

The old Elton John song, “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart,” is about romance. However, the title could just as easily be a reminder of how important it…

Health Patients Say Thank You to Employees
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Health Patients Say Thank You to Employees

Helene King - November 23, 2012

Merci. תודה. Muchas gracias. Salamat. Thank you. Merci. תודה. Muchas gracias. Salamat. Thank you.No matter which words are used, an expression of appreciation brightens a health care worker’s day. Whether we’re providing life-saving medicine, hacking through…

National Adult Day Services Week (September 18-24)
Geriatrics
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Geriatrics
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National Adult Day Services Week (September 18-24)

Helene King - September 19, 2012

At work, you try to concentrate, but there’s only thing on your mind: Is my elderly mother safe by herself at home? Or maybe you need to…