How to Be a Bridge Over Troubled Waters for Friends and Family
Public Health
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Public Health
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How to Be a Bridge Over Troubled Waters for Friends and Family

Laura Bogart - August 16, 2014

“What you’re going through is so horrible. I can’t even imagine being you.”We don’t need any context to know that these pearls of insight belong firmly in…

The Old Wives Club: Which Health Myths Are True?
Home Health
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Home Health
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The Old Wives Club: Which Health Myths Are True?

Laura Bogart - May 29, 2014

I was in line at my favorite coffee shop, gabbing with the teenage barista as I waited for her to finish my iced latte. We’d just gotten to…

The Division of Robotic Surgery at Sinai Hospital is an Epicenter of Quality Care
Business
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Business
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The Division of Robotic Surgery at Sinai Hospital is an Epicenter of Quality Care

Laura Bogart - May 28, 2014

Imagine this: A surgeon about to perform a gallbladder removal, hernia operation or colorectal procedure takes his seat at the console of a robotic surgical system. He…

Not So Superfoods
Home Health
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Home Health
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Not So Superfoods

Laura Bogart - August 24, 2013

If certain celebrities (here’s lookin’ at you, Gwyneth) and that cute clerk at the co-op are to be believed, then some foods are absolutely, unequivocally capital-G-good for…

Beat the Heat (As Best You Can) with These Simple Tips
Home Health
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Home Health
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Beat the Heat (As Best You Can) with These Simple Tips

Laura Bogart - July 16, 2013

If you’re stranded at home without air conditioning, even an hour in the heat can feel like a slow crawl through the Sahara. Many of us have…

Complementary Care Adds a Touch of Fun
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Complementary Care Adds a Touch of Fun

Laura Bogart - May 28, 2013

Sometimes, giving care doesn’t mean taking a temperature or ordering blood work. Iyna Adams, a subacute team leader at Northwest Hospital, saw this firsthand when she brought…

Happy Birthday to Florence Nightingale, the Founder of Modern Nursing
News
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News
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Happy Birthday to Florence Nightingale, the Founder of Modern Nursing

Laura Bogart - May 12, 2013

The name Florence Nightingale has become synonymous with nursing, so it is fitting that National Nurses Week wraps up on her birthday, May 12th. Her pioneering spirit…

DOVE Program at Northwest Hospital Helps Families Overcome Domestic Violence
Public Health
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Public Health
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DOVE Program at Northwest Hospital Helps Families Overcome Domestic Violence

Laura Bogart - April 11, 2013

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month recognizes all that we can do to preserve and protect the health and well-being of all children, and…

Give the Gift of Life for National Donate Life Month
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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Give the Gift of Life for National Donate Life Month

Laura Bogart - April 6, 2013

During April, National Donate Life Month, The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland, a federally designated organ procurement organization, has partnered with Sinai Hospital and Northwest Hospital to…

Blood Clots, Concussions and Hillary Clinton: A Second Opinion
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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Blood Clots, Concussions and Hillary Clinton: A Second Opinion

Laura Bogart - March 9, 2013

In the waning days of 2012, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sparked a wildfire of a news cycle when an MRI scan picked up a cerebral venous…